Sunday, 22 October 2017

Dr. Robert Mathenge Mutwiri Publications

Publications in Journals:

  1. Statistical distributions and modelling of GPS-Telemetry elephant movement data including the effect of covariates, to be submitted to the University of Kwa Zulu-Natal for the award of Doctor of Philosophy in Statistics 2014. https://researchspace.ukzn.ac.za/xmlui/handle/10413/13034.
  2. Mutwiri, R.M, Thesis Abstract: Statistical distributions and modelling of GPS-Telemetry elephant movement data including the effect of covariates. Pakistan Journal of Statistics and Operation Research. ttp://www.pjsor.com/index.php/pjsor/thesis/view/37  Spatial Analysis and Mapping of Infant Mortality in Kenya Based on DHS data 2003, a thesis submitted for the award of master of science degree in Social statistics.
  3. Mutwiri, R.M (2016). Application of Bayesian Geospatial statistical methods in the analysis and mapping of Infant Mortality in Kenya. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) Volume 21, Issue 3, Ver. 4 (Mar. 2016), PP 05-13 e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN: 2279-0845
  4. Mutwiri, R.M, Mwambi H, and Slotow R (2016). Application of circular-linear multiple Regression model of GPS tracking data with application to elephant movement. IOSR Journal of Mathematics (IOSR-JM), e-ISSN:2278-5728, p-iisn:2319-765X. Volume 12, Issue 2, Ver. 2 (March - April 2016), PP 01-13.
  5. Mutwiri, R.M, Mwambi H and Slotow R(2016). Approaches for testing the uniformity hypothesis of angular in movement of large mega-herbivores in Kruger National park South Africa. International Journal of Science and Research
  6. Mutwiri, R.M, Mwambi H, and Slotow R. A nonlinear regression model with stable law errors with application to animal movement data. IOSR Journal of Mathematics (IOSR-JM).
  7. Mutwiri, R.M, Mwambi, H and Slotow, R. Application of stable distribution theory to animal movement ecology. Submitted: Sains Malaysiana.
  8. Mutwiri, R.M. Time series models with application to animal movement. Submitted to Colombian Journal of Statistics
  9. Mutwiri, R.M. Evaluating the fit of empirical distributions to GPS-derived animal movement data. Submitted:Sains Malaysiana
  10. Mutwiri, R.M, Statistical properties of animal movement GPS data and derived GIStelemetry metrics. Submitted:Sains Malaysiana


Presentation of Papers at Academic and Professional Conferences

  1. Mutwiri R. M, Mwambi H, Slotow R and Vanak A. T. Application of Stable Distributions to the analysis of GPS-derived telemetry data. Stochastic Modelling Techniques and Data Analysis International Conference and Demographics Workshop Lisbon, Portugal, 11-14 June 2014
  2. Robert Mutwiri, Thomas Achia, Henry Mwambi, Rob Slotow and Abi Vanak. Statistical fit of empirical distributions to GPS derived animal movement data, International Conference APPLIED STATISTICS 2013.
  3. Mutwiri, R.M, Mwambi H, and Slotow R. A set of circular Statistical models of GPS tracking data with application to elephant movement. (Presented at South Africa Statistical Association (SASA) conference 2013 at university of Limpompo, South Africa).