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  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Marepalli Rao

    Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati
    Friday, October 14, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Brain and Intelligence: Why the humans are so dominant? Abstract: I cannot answer the question. I do not think anyone can answer the question. I will present some data sets whose...
    Posted: October 3, 2016 6:33 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Jihnhee Yu

    Department of Biostatistics, University of Buffalo
    Friday, October 7, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title:  A Generalized Empirical Likelihood Approach for Two-Group Comparisons Given a U-Statistic Constraint Abstract:  A generalized empirical likelihood approach in the two-group setting...
    Posted: September 21, 2016 6:58 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium

    Dr. Vitaly Shmatikov, Cornell Tech University
    Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title:  Machine Learning and Privacy: Challenges and Opportunities Abstract: The emergence of powerful machine learning methods presents both challenges and opportunities...
    Posted: September 9, 2016 5:13 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium: Dr. Moustapha Pemy

    Department of Mathematics, Towson University
    Friday, September 16, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title:  Optimal Trading Strategies for Correlated Assets in  Regime Switching Levy Markets Abstract:  This paper is concerned with the optimal execution of large positions of two or...
    Posted: September 8, 2016 7:11 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium: Dr. Michael Baron

    Dep. of Mathematics and Statistics, American University
    Friday, September 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Weighted statistics, minimax error spending, and other cost reduction techniques in multiple hypothesis testing Abstract:  Bonferroni, Holm, and Holm-type step-up and step-down...
    Posted: August 31, 2016 10:56 AM
  • The 10th Annual Probability and Statistics Day

    Fri, May 20, 2016 at 12:00 PM - Sat, May 21, 2016 at 10:00 PM
    The 10th Annual Probability and Statistics Day presents an occasion to celebrate Dr. Bimal Sinha's 70th birthday.  See the event's website for the details.
    Posted: March 29, 2016 4:14 PM
  • Special Applied Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium

    Dr. Thomas G. Kurtz, University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Friday, May 6, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Particle representations for stochastic partial differential equations Abstract: Stochastic partial differential equations arise naturally as limits of finite systems of weighted...
    Posted: February 1, 2016 12:25 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Tirthankar Dasgupta

    Department of Statistics, Harvard University
    Friday, April 29, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Design and analysis of experiments for new-generation scientific studies: some challenges and potential solutions. Abstract: Many modern-day experiments...
    Posted: April 14, 2016 12:25 PM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Ruth Heller

    Tel-Aviv University, Israel, and NIH/NCI, Rockvill
    Friday, April 22, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Multivariate tests of associations based on univariate tests . Abstract: For testing two random vectors for independence, we consider testing whether the distance...
    Posted: April 4, 2016 10:50 AM
  • Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Chuanhua Julia Xing

    XPrecision LLC and Dynport Vaccine Company, CSRA
    Friday, April 15, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: Nonparametric Bayesian Methods for Identifying Joint Effects of Disease Risk Factors from Genetic Interaction Networks. Abstract: It is widely...
    Posted: April 7, 2016 8:34 AM