Colloquia Spring 2011

Spring 2011 

Information about past colloquia is available here.

Date
Speaker
Title
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Dai Feng, Merck A New Algorithm to Generate Samples from the Repulsion Potts Model
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 Canceled due to snow
Wednesday, February 02, 2011 Canceled due to snow
Wednesday, February 09, 2011 Yaakov Bar-Shalom, UConn The Information Limit in Clutter: CRLB in the Presence of False Measurements and the ML-PDA Estimator
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 Emiliano A. Valdez, UConn Statistical Modeling of Life Insurance Policy Termination and Survivorship
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 Jeongyoun Ahn, U Georgia Piling in HDLSS discrimination
Wednesday, March 02, 2011 Zhijin Wu, Brown Empirical Bayes Analysis of Sequencing-based Transcriptional Profiling without Replicates
Wednesday, March 09, 2011 Spring Break
Monday, March 14, 2011 Gabriel Huerta, U New Mexico Time-varying and spatial modeling of precipitation extremes
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 Daniel Meyer, Pfizer Non-inferiority Trials in Phase 3 Drug Development
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 Vishwanath (Mahesh) Iyer, Novartis Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. A modified single step procedure adaptive FDR controlling procedure
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Krista Gile, U Mass Network Model-Assisted Prevalence Estimation from Respondent-Driven Sampling Data (Joint UConn-UMass Colloquium)
Wednesday, April 06, 2011 Tevfik Aktekin, U New Hampshire Bayesian State Space Modeling of Mortgage Default Risk
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 Cleve Moler, Mathworks The Evolution of MATLAB (McCabe Lecture at 1pm Konover Auditorium Dodd Center)
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 Heping Zhang, Yale A Forest Approach to Identification of Genes and Gene-Environment Interactions for Complex Diseases
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 Nilanjan Chatterjee, NCI A subset-based approach for flexible and powerful meta-analysis of heterogeneous studies