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  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Seyedahmad Mousavi

    Advisor: Dr. Jinglai Shen
    Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Title:  Topics in Sparse Recovery via Constrained Optimization: Least Sparsity, Solution Uniqueness, and Constrained Exact Recovery Abstract Sparse recovery finds numerous applications in...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Wenxin Lu

    Advisor: Dr. Yi Huang
    Friday, August 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Title: Analysis of Longitudinal Interval Reported Binary Recurrent Event Data & Statistical Model for Subgroup Identification in Enrichment Design Abstract This thesis contains two research...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Aryana Arsham

    Advisor: Dr. Thomas Mathew
    Friday, June 28, 2019 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Title: Some Contributions to Individualized and Aggregate Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Abstract The field of cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) addresses the question of  whether a new treatment...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Xiaoshu Feng

    Advisor: Dr. Thomas Mathew
    Friday, December 7, 2018 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Title: Inference for Intraclass Correlations and Drug Interaction Studies: Fiducial Approach and Small Sample Asymptotics Abstract This thesis addresses two topics, the first topic is the...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Yun-Ju Cheng

    Advisor: Dr. Yi "Yvonne" Huang
    Monday, October 29, 2018 at 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Title: Marginal meta-analysis combining randomized clinical trials with rare events Abstract The adverse outcomes in safety studies are commonly rare in randomized clinical trials (RCT). Rare...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Aijun Yu

    Advisor: Dr. Anindya Roy
    Friday, July 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Title: Efficient Designs for Cyclic Data Generated by Multivariate Harmonic Mixed Models Abstract The primary focus of this dissertation is to design efficient data collection schemes (including...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: John Zylstra

    Advisors: Dr. Bimal Sinha and Dr. Martin Klein
    Friday, April 27, 2018 at 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
    Title: Generation and Analysis of Synthetic Data for Privacy Protection Under the Multivariate Linear Regression Model Abstract In this dissertation, the author derives likelihood-based exact...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Joshua Hudson

    Advisor: Dr. Animikh Biswas
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Title: Higher order regularity, long term dynamics, and data assimilation for magnetohydrodynamic flows Abstract First we consider various inviscid equations of fluid dynamics and show that if...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Gregory Haber

    Advisor: Dr. Yaakov Malinovsky
    Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Title: Problems in group testing estimation and design Abstract Group testing estimation, which includes any estimation procedure in which units are tested in pools rather than individually, has...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Iris Ivy Gauran

    Advisors Dr. Junyong Park and DoHwan Park
    Monday, April 16, 2018 at 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Multiple Testing Procedures controlling False Discovery Rate with applications to genomic data Abstract In recent mutation studies, analyses based on protein domain positions are gaining...