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  • Statistics Colloquium : Dr. Roel Braekers

    University of Hasselt, Belgium
    Friday, October 1, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Using factor copula functions to model the association structure in right-censored survival data Abstract: In the analysis of clustered right-censored survival data, frailty and copula...
  • Statistics Colloquium : Dr. Abhijit Mandal

    University of Texas at El Paso
    Friday, September 24, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Robust Density Power Divergence Estimates for Panel Data Models Abstract: The panel data regression models have become one of the most widely applied statistical approaches in different...
  • Statistics Colloquium : Dr. Xin Xing

    Friday, September 17, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Gaussian Mirror for High-dimensional Controlled Variable Selection Abstract: Simultaneously finding multiple influential variables and controlling the false discovery rate (FDR) for...
  • Statistics Colloquium : Dr. Dulal Bhaumik

    Friday, September 10, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Spatiotemporal Modeling of Resting State Brain Imaging Data for Functional Connectivity Analysis Abstract: In this article we develop a cluster of models for high dimensional time...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Jared Praniewicz

    Advisor: Dr. Florian Potra
    Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title:  Optimization Algorithms For Training Deep Neural Networks Abstract A formal representation of a deep neural network is constructed, and it is demonstrated that networks satisfying the...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Randy Price

    Advisors: Dr. Animikh Biswas and Bedrich Sousedik
    Friday, August 27, 2021 at 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Title: Topics in Data Assimilation and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations Abstract In the first part of the presentation, we consider data assimilation for Navier-Stokes equations, the...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Abhishek Guin

    Advisors: Drs. Bimal Sinha and Anindya Roy
    Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Title: Bayesian Analysis of Synthetic Data under Multiple Linear Regression, Multivariate Normal and Multivariate Regression Models Abstract Statistical Disclosure Control (SDC) methods are...
  • Differential Equations Seminar: S. Gutowska and M. Yu (UMBC)

    Monday, May 10, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Sylvia Gutowska Title: PrEP and Partnerships: The effects of treatment on the spread of HIV among the MSM partners Abstract: A classic approach for modeling the spread of the...
  • Applied Mathematics Colloquium: Dr Adam Larios

    University of Nebraska--Lincoln
    Friday, May 7, 2021 at 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Title: Beauty and the Beast: The Flame Equation in 1D and 2D Abstract: The Kuramoto-Sivashinsky equation (KSE) is a beautiful and highly chaotic dynamical system that arises in flame fronts,...
  • Statistics Colloquium : Dr. Hee Cheol Chung

    Friday, May 7, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Phylogenetically informed Bayesian truncated copula graphical models for microbial association networks Abstract: Microbes play a critical role in host health. The advancement of...