Profile Image

Mr Paul Rippon

Conjoint Lecturer

School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (Statistics)

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise
Goodness of fit, total quality management, statistical process control.

Teaching Expertise
Over 10 years experience in teaching applied statistics to students in a wide range of disciplines and teaching statistical theory to BSc, BMath and postgraduate students. Facilitated development of Statistics major in BMath and BSc degrees. Demonstrated expertise in on-line teaching tools and development of course materials.

Collaborations
Statistical process control, Industrial statistics, Evolutionary operation, Total quality management.


Qualifications

  • Graduate Diploma in Mathematical Studies, University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Eng ) (Honours), University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Diploma in Computer Science, University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Certificate Practice of Tertiary Teaching, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • statistics

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
010401Applied Statistics100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
20/02/2015 - 19/12/2015TutorUniversity of Newcastle
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Australia
4/03/2014 - 12/06/2014Casual AcademicUniversity of Newcastle
School of Medicine and Public Health
Australia
10/02/2014 - 19/12/2014LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Medicine and Public Health
Australia
4/10/2013 - 30/12/2013Casual AcademicUniversity of Newcastle
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Australia
1/01/2012 - 2/10/2013LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Australia
1/08/2001 - 14/12/2001Associate LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Australia

Professional appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/1995 - 1/09/1999Technical Manager IronmakingBHP Steel, Newcastle Steelworks
Operations Management and Improvement
Australia
Edit

Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (3 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Moody S, Goh H, Bielanowicz A, Rippon P, Loveland KL, Itman C, 'Prepubertal mouse testis growth and maturation and androgen production are acutely sensitive to di-n-butyl phthalate', Endocrinology, 154 3460-3475 (2013) [C1]
DOI10.1210/en.2012-2227
CitationsScopus - 7
2010Rippon PG, Rayner JC, 'Generalised score and Wald tests', Advances in Decision Sciences, 2010 Article ID 292013 (2010) [C1]
DOI10.1155/2010/292013
CitationsScopus - 3
Co-authorsJohn Rayner
2008Haynes M, Mengersen K, Rippon PG, 'Generalized control charts for non-normal data using g-and-k distributions', Communications in Statistics: Simulation and Computation, 37 1881-1903 (2008) [C1]
DOI10.1080/03610910802255170
CitationsScopus - 5Web of Science - 4

Review (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2005Rippon PG, Mengersen KL, 'Bayesian Modelling for Machine Learning', Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology (2005) [D2]

Conference (5 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2012Stojanovski E, Rippon PG, 'Assessment of mathematical background of students in a first year service delivery statistics course', Handbook. Australian Statistical Conference, Adelaide, SA (2012) [E3]
Co-authorsElizabeth Stojanovski
2011Rippon PG, Rayner JC, 'Assessing Poisson and logistic regression models using smooth tests', Proceedings of the 4th Applied Statistics Education and Research Collaboration (ASEARC) Conference, Parramatta, NSW (2011) [E1]
Co-authorsJohn Rayner
2010Rippon PG, 'Assessing generalized linear models using smooth tests', Australian Statistical Conference (ASC2010) - Statistics in the West: Understanding our World. Program and Abstracts, Fremantle, WA (2010) [E3]
2009Rayner JC, Rippon PG, 'Testing the poisson regression model', ASEARC: Proceedings of the Third Annual ASEARC Research Conference, Newcastle, NSW (2009) [E1]
Co-authorsJohn Rayner
2006Haynes M, Mengersen K, Rippon PG, 'Generalised control charts for non-normal data using g-and-k distributions', The 55th Session of the International Statistical Institute: Proceedings, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E3]
Show 2 more conferences
Edit

Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants2
Total funding$29,605

Click on a grant title below to expand the full details for that specific grant.


20051 grants / $29,380

2005 RIBG allocation$29,380

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamMr Paul Rippon
SchemeResearch Infrastructure Block Grant (RIBG)
RoleLead
Funding Start2005
Funding Finish2005
GNoG0185841
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20041 grants / $225

XXIInd International Biometric Conference/Aust Statistical Conference 2004, 11-16 July 2004, Cairns$225

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamMr Paul Rippon
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2004
Funding Finish2004
GNoG0184488
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY
Edit

Mr Paul Rippon

Positions

Conjoint Lecturer
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Tutor
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Focus area

Statistics

Contact Details

Emailpaul.rippon@newcastle.edu.au
Phone(02) 4921 5519
Fax(02) 4921 6898

Office

RoomV235
BuildingMathematics
LocationCallaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
Edit