I began my PhD at Tilburg University in September 2012. The topic of my PhD project is testing informative hypotheses on variance components using Bayes factors. A simple example is testing whether two population variances are equal, whether population 1 has smaller variance than population 2, or whether population 1 has larger variance than population 2. Part of my project is to write user-friendly software for computation of the Bayes factors in R.
- Bayesian statistics
- Bayes factors
- Informative hypotheses on variance components
- Böing-Messing, F., & Mulder, J. (2014). Automatic Bayes factors for comparing variances of two independent normal distributions. Manuscript in preparation.