Colloquia Fall 2011

Fall 2011 

Information about past colloquia is available here.

Date
Speaker
Title
Wednesday, August 31 Zhiyi Chi,
Nalini Ravishanker,
Vladimir Pozdnyakov,
Jun Yan,
Gong-Yi Liao ;
Statistics, UConn
New graduate student orientation
Wednesday, September 07 Sangwook Kang,
Nitis Mukhopadhyay,
Ofer Harel,
Jun Yan,
Alejandfor Villagran;
Statistics, UConn
Faculty Presentation
Wednesday, September 14 Nalini Pavishanker,
Ming-Hui Chen,
Joseph Glaz,
Vladimir,Pozdnyakov,
Dipak Dey,
Cry Emile M’lan;
Statistics, UConn
Faculty Presentation
Wednesday, September 21 Ian McKeague;
BioStat, Columbia
Analyzing Growth Trajectories
Wednesday, September 28 James J Grady;
UConn Health Center
Practical Aspects of Study Design with an Emphasis on Sample Size
Wednesday, October 05 Fabrizio Ruggeri;
CNR – IMATI (Milano)
Bayesian Estimation in Stochastic Predator-Prey Models
Wednesday, October 12 Simon Lunagomez;
Harvard
Wednesday, October 19 Alejandro Villagran;
UConn
Joint UMass-UConn Colloquium
Wednesday, October 26 Veera Baladandayuthapani;
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Bayesian Nonparametric Functional Models for High-dimensional Genomics Data
Wednesday, November 02 Jianwen Cai;
UNC
Additive Mixed Effect Model for Clustered Failure Time Data
Wednesday, November 09 Robert Lund;
Clemson
Changepoints in Climatology
Wednesday, November 16 Eva Petkova;
NYU Medical Center
Interpreting Meta-Regression: Application to Recent Controversies in Antidepressants’ Efficacy
Wednesday, November 23 None; Fall Break
Wednesday, November 30 Giovanni Parmigiani;
Harvard
Bayesian model averaging for causal inference
Wednesday, December 07 A. James O’Malley Estimation of Peer Effects in Social Networks using Instrument Variables