Colloquia Fall 2007

Fall 2007

Information about past colloquia is available here.

Date
Speaker
Title
Wednesday, August 29, 2007 Department of Statistics Faculty, Uconn Faculty presentation
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 Department of Statistics Faculty, Uconn Faculty presentation
Wednesday, September 12, 2007 Jun Yan, University of Connecticut Partly Functional Temporal Process Regression with Semiparametric Profile Estimating Functions
Wednesday, September 19, 2007 Charles Lawrence, Brown University Abuse of the Mode and an Alternative Ensemble Based Estimator
Wednesday, September 26, 2007 Keith Holler, The Travelers An overview of research and research jobs at the Travelers Insurance
Wednesday, October 03, 2007 Yulia R. Gel, University of Waterloo, Canada On Autoregressive Approximations in Standard and Non-Standard Situations
Wednesday, October 10, 2007 Enrique Schisterman, NIH/NICHD Pooling Biospecimens and Limits of Detection: Effects on ROC Curve Analysis
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 Faming Liang, Taxes A&M Theory and Applications of Stochastic Approximation Monte Carlo
Wednesday, October 24, 2007 Ofer Harel, University of Connecticut INFERENCES ON MISSING INFORMATION UNDER MULTIPLE IMPUTATION AND TWO-STAGE MULTIPLE IMPUTATION
Thursday, November 01, 2007 Pfizer colloquium
Wednesday, November 07, 2007 Yongtao Guan, Yale University A Thinned Block Bootstrap Variance Estimation Procedure for Inhomogeneous Spatial Point Patterns
Wednesday, November 14, 2007 Kostas Kardaras, Boston University PRICING AND HEDGING BARRIER OPTIONS IN DIFFUSION MODELS VIA 3-DIMENSIONAL BESSEL PROCESSES
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 Jose H. Blanchet, Stat Dept of Harvard  Counting, Rare-events and Efficient Importance Sampling
Wednesday, December 05, 2007 Mokshay Madiman, Yale University Minimax risks for distributed estimation and information inequalities