Colloquia Spring 2010

Spring 2010

Information about past colloquia is available here.

Date
Speaker
Title
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 Shu-Min Liao, Amherst College Heteroscedastic Unbalanced Nested Design and Fully Nonparametric ANCOVA
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 Zhiyi Chi, UCONN Error Controls for Multiple Hypothesis Testing
Wednesday, February 03, 2010 Adam Ding, Northeastern Analysis and Identifiability for Covariate Effects Model on Survival Times under Dependent Censoring
Wednesday, February 10, 2010 Nitis Mukhopadhyay, University of Connecticut A Critical Look at the Role of Stopping Times and Their Distributions
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 Zheyang Wu, Worcester Polytechnic Institute Statistical Power of Model Selection Strategies for Genome-Wide Association Studies
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 Evarist Gine, UCONN Uniform Limit Theorems for Wavelet Density Estimators and Adaptive Estimation of Densities
Tuesday, March 02, 2010 ASA CT chapter
Friday, March 05, 2010 Amitava Mukherjee, Umeå University, Sweden Beat the Economic Recession to Make Money: A Semi-Sequential Monitoring Approach to Frame Guidelines for Investors
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 Recess. No talk.
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 Amrita Ghosh Dastidar, Utah State University Determination of Exchange Rate Fluctuations
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 Harold S. Schwenk, BGS System Inc McCabe Lecture (Room 131 Biology Physics Building; Jointly Sponsored with the Department of Mathematics): Queueing Theory Applied to Business
Monday, March 29, 2010 Dorin Drignei, Oakland University Multidimensional Kriging Methods with Applications in Climate Modeling
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 K. Sham Bhat, Pennsylvania State University Inference for Complex Computer Models and Large Multivariate Spatial Fields with Applications to Climate Change Research
Friday, April 02, 2010 Alejandro Villagran-Hernandez, Rice University Non-Parametric Surface Approximation by Hybrid Regeneration
Monday, April 05, 2010 Margaret Short, University of Alaska – Fairbanks Predicting vertical connectivity within an aquifer system: A process convolution approach to the reconstruction of a binary field
Wednesday, April 07, 2010 John Staudenmayer, UMass Physical activity estimation, measurement error, and what to do about it (Joint UMass-UConn colloquium)
Wednesday, April 14, 2010 Christos P. Tsokos, Univ of South Florida GLOBAL WARMING: MYTH AND REALITY
Friday, April 16, 2010 Baojiang Chen, University of Washington Weighted Generalized Estimating Functions for Incomplete (MAR) Longitudinal Response and Covariates Data
Monday, April 19, 2010 Yuehua Cui, Michigan State University Statistical Mapping Genetic Conflicts in Pregnancy Complications
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 Chiungyu Huang, NIH Estimation and Model Checking Methods for Recurrent Gap Time Data
Thursday, April 22, 2010 Judy Zhong, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center A Likelihood Based Flexible P-value Threshold Test for Detecting Associations with Rare Variants
Friday, April 23, 2010 Sangwook Kang, The University of Georgia Marginal hazards models for case-cohort studies with multiple disease outcomes
Wednesday, April 28, 2010 Stuart Geman, Brown Orchestrating Computation in Hierarchical Models
Monday, August 16, 2010 Jinde Wang, Nanjing University Application of optimization theory in statistics