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  • Statistics Colloquium

    Dr. Moloy De, Data Scientist
    Friday, May 5, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Analytics Case Studies Abstract:  In this talk I will share my experience as a Data Scientist working with various business cases. In particular I will highlight following projects: MTN...
    Posted: April 17, 2017 10:30 AM
  • Probability and Statistics Day 2017

    April 21–22
    Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 1:00 PM - Sat, Apr 22, 2017 at 9:30 PM
    UMNC's 11th Annual Probability and Statistics Day will take place on April 21–22, 2017. The event is funded by the National Security Agency, and will consist of a half-day workshop on Friday...
    Posted: April 17, 2017 9:26 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Claire McKay Bowen

    Applied and Comp. Math. and Stat., University of Notre Dame
    Friday, April 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Comparative Study of Differentially Private Data Synthesis Methods Abstract:  When sharing data among researchers or releasing data for public use, there is a risk of exposing sensitive...
    Posted: February 23, 2017 8:35 AM
  • Joint Applied Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium

    Dr. Jim Fill, The Johns Hopkins University
    Friday, April 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: A local limit theorem for QuickSort key comparisons via multi-round smoothing Abstract: It is a well-known result, due independently to Régnier (1989) and Rösler (1991), that the...
    Posted: February 20, 2017 8:45 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Joshua M. Tebbs

    Department of Statistics, University of South Carolina
    Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Group testing case identification for multiple diseases Abstract: Group testing, where individuals are tested initially in pools, is widely used to screen a large number of individuals...
    Posted: February 21, 2017 4:24 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Mark Levenson

    Director Division of Biometrics 7, US Food and Drug Admin.
    Friday, March 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: From Quantitative Drug Safety to Real-World Evidence: Activities at the US FDA Abstract: In the last decade, the US FDA has initiated numerous efforts to continue to improve its...
    Posted: February 23, 2017 8:28 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Bu Hyoung Lee

    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Loyola University
    Friday, March 3, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: The Use of Temporally Aggregated Data in Testing for a Variance Change in a Time Series Abstract: In this research, we investigate the effects of temporal aggregation on the cumulative...
    Posted: February 20, 2017 8:27 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Abhirup Datta

    Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School
    Friday, February 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Large scale spatial analysis using sparse Cholesky factors Abstract: Gaussian process (GP) models are widely used for analyzing space and space-time indexed data from forestry,...
    Posted: February 9, 2017 7:39 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium

    Dr. Lawrence D. Stone, Chief Scientist, Metron Inc
    Friday, February 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Bayesian Search For Missing Aircraft Abstract:  Bayesian search theory provides a well-developed method for planning searches for missing aircraft, ships lost at sea, or people missing on...
    Posted: December 7, 2016 3:36 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Takumi Saegusa

    Department of Mathematics, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
    Friday, February 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Large Sample Theory for Multiple Frame Sampling Abstract: Multiple-frame sampling is a commonly used sampling technique in sample surveys that takes multiple sam- ples from distinct but...
    Posted: January 21, 2017 6:45 PM