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Maria Antónia Amaral Turkman
Doutora em Probabilidades e Estatística (University of Sheffield)

Prof. Catedrático
Departamento de Estatística e Investigação Operacional
Faculdade de Ciências
Universidade de Lisboa
Campo Grande, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal


Maria Antónia Amaral Turkman
Education:
  • Habilitation degree in Applied Mathematics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 1989
  • Equivalence to the degree "Doutor em Ciências", Probability and Statistics, University of Lisbon, 1981.
  • Ph.D. in Statistics, University of Sheffield, U.K., 1980
  • Master of Science in Statistics, University of Sheffield, U.K., 1977
  • Lic., Applied Mathematics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 1971
Research::
  • Bayesian Methodology
  • Bayesian Hierarchical Models in Environmental Sciences
  • Statistics in Genomics
  • Statistics in Medicine
  • Statistical Epidemiology
  • Foundations of Statistics
Other Professional Activities:
  • Coordinator of the Center of Statistics and Applications (CEAUL)
  • Co-editor of REVSTAT (http://www.ine.pt/revstat/)
Courses Lectured:
Most recent publications:
  • Amaral Turkman, M.A and Paulino, C.D. (2015) Estatística Bayesiana Computacional – uma introdução. Edições SPE, INE Lisboa.
     

  • de Carvalho Mamede, Turkman Antónia, Pinto Susana, Swash Michael (2016). Modulation of fasciculation frequency in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 87:226-228 doi:10.1136/jnnp-2014-309686
     
  • Pereira JMC, Oom D, Pereira P, Turkman AA, Turkman, KF (2015) Religious Affiliation Modulates Weekly Cycles of Cropland Burning in Sub-Saharan Africa. PLOS one. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0139189. Published 29/09/2015
     
  • Pereira Júnior Alfredo C., Sofia L. J. Oliveira, José M. C. Pereira, Maria Antónia Amaral Turkman. (2014). Modelling Fire Frequency in a Cerrado Savanna Protected Area. PLOS ONE, Published: July 23, 2014 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0102380.
     
  • Papoila A.L., Riebler A., Amaral Turkman, M. A., São João R., Ribeiro C., Geraldes C. and Miranda A. (2014) Stomach cancer incidence in Southern Portugal 1998-2006: a spatio-temporal analysis. Biometrical Journal; 5 6(3): 403-15. doi: 10.1002/bimj.201200264.
     
Other relevant publications:
  • Inácio, V, Amaral Turkman, M.A., Nakas, C.T. and Alonzo, T.A. (2011) Nonparametric Bayesian Estimation of the Three-way Receiver Operating Characteristic Surface. Biometrical Journal, 53, 1011-1024



     
  • Turkman, K.F., Amaral Turkman, M.A., Pereira,P. Sa, A., and Pereira, J.(2014) Generating annual fire risk maps using Bayesian hierarchical models. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice. 8:3, 509-533 DOI:10.1080/15598608.2013.820158


     
  • Oliveira Sofia L. J., Turkman M. A. Amaral, Pereira José M. C. (2013) An analysis of fire frequency in tropical savannas of northern Australia, using a satellite-based fire atlas. International Journal of Wildland Fire 22, 479–492.
     
  • Pereira P., K. F. Turkman, M.A. Amaral Turkman, A. Sa and J. M.C. Pereira (2013) Quantification of annual wildfire risk; A spatio-temporal point process approach. Statistica, 73, 55-68.

     
  • Turkman , KF, Amaral Turkman, MA and Pereira, JMC (2010). Asmptotic models and inference for extremes of spatio-temporal data. Extremes, 13, 375-397
     

 

     
 
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