Colloquia Spring 2009

Spring 2009

Information about past colloquia is available here.

Date
Speaker
Title
Wednesday, January 21, 2009 Professor Jun Yan, University of Connecticut Fast Large-Sample Goodness-of-Fit Tests for Copulas
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 Peter Turchin, University of Connecticut Dynamical Feedbacks between Population Growth and Sociopolitical Instability
Wednesday, February 04, 2009 Dr. Juan Vivar, University of Connecticut Spatio-temporal models for Gaussian areal data
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 Seongho Song, University of Cincinnati Bayesian analysis of longitudinal binary data using Markov regression models with skewed links
Wednesday, February 18, 2009 Brian Whitcomb, University of Massachusetts Assay calibration method selection and risk estimation; measurement of cytokine levels by chemiluminescence for a study of miscarriage
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 Hongfei Li, IBM Environmental Risk Evaluation: a Bayesian Hierarchical Approach for Extreme Temperature over Space and Time
Wednesday, March 04, 2009 Nandita Mitra, University of Pennsylvania, Biostatistics A Propensity Score Approach for the Analysis of Population-Based Genetic Association Studies
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 Spring recess, no seminar
Friday, March 20, 2009 Olympia Hadjiliadis, Brooklyn College, CUNY One shot schemes for decentralized quickest change detection
Wednesday, March 25, 2009 Guido Knapp, Technische Universitat Dortmund On Confidence Interval Approaches for the Difference and the Ratio of Two Normal Means in Adaptive Group Sequential and Self-Designing Clinical Trials
Wednesday, April 01, 2009 Daeyoung Kim, University of Massachusetts, UMass-UConn joint colloquium k-deleted Likelihood in Normal Mixture Models
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 Bin Cheng, Columbia University
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 Dongchu Sun, University of Missouri at Columbia One-way ANOVA, Fixed Effects or Random?
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 TBA
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 Hernando Ombao, Brown University Modeling Functional Brain Connectivity