Tutorial on Statistical Computing for Extremes with R 

on Sunday, June 30, 2019


Organized by

Oliver Wintenberger (LPSM, Sorbonne University)

Raphaël Huser (KAUST)

Hrvoje Planinić (University of Zagreb)

Vanja Wagner (University of Zagreb)


Note: Registration for the tutorial is now closed. Tutorial will be held at the main conference venue (Bijenicka cesta 30) in the room 003.



The material for the tutorial (including all the abstracts) is available on the repository https://github.com/owintenb/Tutorial-EVA-2019. It may be updated in the next days, be sure to download the last version before the tutorial.

Please bring your laptop with the latest versions of the packages installed. And don't forget to fully charge the battery!



9:00-9:10: Welcome and introduction

Well-established packages - PART 1 

09:10-10:40: Thomas Opitz (INRA Avignon)  extRemes + climextRemes (Authors: Eric Gilleland and Chris Paciorek)

10:40-11:00: COFFEE BREAK

11:00-12:30: Léo Belzile (EPFL) - SpatialExtremes (Author: Mathieu Ribatet)

12:30-14:00: LUNCH BREAK

Well-established packages - PART 2

14:00-15:00: Daniela Castro-Camilo (KAUST) and Thomas Opitz (INRA Avignon)  - INLA

15:00-16:00: Martin Schlather (Universität Mannheim)  - RandomFields

16:00-16:30: COFFEE BREAK

Recent packages

16:30-17:00: Léo Belzile (EPFL) - mev

17:00-17:30: Raphaël de Fondeville (EPFL) - mvPot