Colloquia Spring 2008

Spring 2008

Information about past colloquia is available here.

Date
Speaker
Title
Friday, February 01, 2008 Rima Izem, Harvard University Analyzing Nonlinear Variation in Functional Data
Friday, February 08, 2008 Hongzhe Li, University of Pennsylvania Statistical Methods for Network-Based Analysis of Genomic Data
Wednesday, February 13, 2008 Naitee Ting and Scott Evans, Pfizer and Harvard University Preparing for the Job Market
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 Charles Lawrence, Brown University Abuse of the Mode in Genomics and an Ensemble Alternative: Forgotten Role of Entropy
Friday, February 22, 2008 Dennis Lin, Penn State University BIG Statistics
Wednesday, February 27, 2008 Tian Zheng, Columbia University Information-driven screening strategies for complex traits
Saturday, March 01, 2008 Professors Dipak Dey and Jun Yan Faculty Presentations
Wednesday, March 05, 2008 Ji Meng Loh, Columbia University Accounting for Spatial Correlation in the Scan Statistic
Wednesday, March 19, 2008 Juerg Ott, Rockefeller University
Friday, March 28, 2008 Shelemyahu Zacks, Binghamton University The Exact Distributions of The Stopping Times and Their Functionals in Two-Stage and Sequential Fixed-Width Confidence Intervals of The Exponential Parameter
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 David Landau, University of Georgia A New Approach to Monte Carlo Simulations in Statistical Physics and Beyond
Friday, April 18, 2008 Jayanta Pal, Duke University End-point Estimation for Decreasing Densities: Asymptotic Behavior of the Penalized Likelihood Ratio
Friday, April 25, 2008 Mircea Grigoriu, Cornell University