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  • 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
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Guoqing Diao

    Department of Statistics, George Mason University
    Friday, February 3, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Semiparametric Regression Analysis for Composite Endpoints Subject To Component-wise Censoring Abstract:  Composite endpoints with censored data are commonly used as study outcomes in...
    Posted: January 3, 2017 12:20 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Shelemyahu Zacks

    Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Binghamton University
    Friday, December 2, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Telegraph Processes Abstract:  Telegraph processes are random processes of two different modes which alternate at random times. For example, consider a particle which travels up at given...
    Posted: November 21, 2016 8:20 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Avinash C. Singh

    Survey and Data Sciences Division, AIR
    Friday, November 18, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title:  Estimation from Purposive Samples with Probability Sample Supplements but without Any Data on the Study Variable Abstract:  There is great interest among practitioners in making...
    Posted: November 13, 2016 7:30 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Sebastian George

    St. Thomas College, India and Visiting Professor in UNC
    Friday, November 11, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Probability Models for the Analysis of Microarray Gene Expression Data Abstract:  Microarrays allow the study of the expression profile of hundreds to thousands of genes simultaneously....
    Posted: October 27, 2016 9:06 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Michael Messner

    United States Environmental Protection Agency
    Friday, November 4, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Hierarchical Modeling - Some Environmental Applications Abstract:  The funny thing about hierarchical models is that, after you build one, you begin to see them everywhere. I'll...
    Posted: October 24, 2016 6:50 PM