The following Statistics colloquiums will be held in CAS 108 or CAS 109 at the times indicated. Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP Mary Tabatcher if you plan to join us.

Fall 2014 Faculty Colloquiums

Tuesday, September 30th, Dr. Kaushik Ghosh will present a colloquium from 4:30-5:30PM.  Dr. Ghosh is currently on sabbatical from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas where he is an Associate Professor of Biostatistics in the Department of Mathematical Sciences.  He is currently visiting Case Western Reserve University.  Dr. Ghosh will speak on "A Unified Approach to Inference Based on Ranked Set Sampling and Its Variations."

Thursday, November 13th, Dr. Nitis Mukhopadhyay will present a colloquium from 4:30-5:30PM.  Dr. Mukhopadhyay is currently a Professor at the University of Connecticut Department of Statistics.  Dr. Mukhopadhyay will speak on How Teaching May Nurture Research in Statistics: Selected Personal Encounters

 

Thursday, November 20th, Dr. Qin Shao will present a colloquium from 2:00-3:00PM in CAS 109.  Dr. Shao is currently a Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Toledo.  Dr. Shao will speak on "Efficent Estimation for Autoregressive Coefficients via Residuals." 

Fall 2014 Masters Paper Colloquiums TBA

Thursday, December 4th from 4:30-5:00PM in CAS 108, Obada Farhan will present his masters paper entitled "Handling Missing Data in Longitudinal Studies."

Friday, December 5th from 2:00-2:30PM in CAS 109, Tian Lan will present his masters paper entitled, "A comparison of logit and probit regression models for the binary respiratory infection data."

Friday, December 5th from 2:30-3:00PM in CAS 109, Peng Liu will present his masters paper entitled, “Using Spatial Statistics to Identify Traffic Crash Hot Spots: GIS Based Analysis."

Wednesday, December 10th from 1:30-2:00PM in CAS 108, Yaqian Lin will present her masters paper entitled, "The Analysis of Lattice Designs."

Wednesday, December 10th from 2:00-2:30PM in CAS 108, Samantha Martin will present her masters paper entitled, "Predicting Death after a Heart Attack using Decision Trees."

Wednesday, December 10th from 2:30-3:00PM in CAS 108, Michael McGrievy will present his masters paper entitled, "The Expectation-Maximization (EM) Algorithm."

Thursday, December 11th from 2:00-2:30PM in CAS 108, Joe Stanek will present his masters paper entitled, "Prediction Models and Nomograms for Cystic Fibrosis Patients."

Thursday, December 11th from 2:30-3:00PM in CAS 108, Steven Metzger will present his masters paper entitled, "Survival Analysis for Predicting Time to Tommy John Surgery."