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### Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Marepalli Rao

Department of Environmental Health, University of CincinnatiFriday, October 14, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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 BuffaloFriday, October 7, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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 UniversityFriday, September 30, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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 UniversityFriday, September 16, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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 UniversityFriday, September 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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 PMThe 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-MadisonFriday, May 6, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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 UniversityFriday, April 29, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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, RockvillFriday, April 22, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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, CSRAFriday, April 15, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: 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