Talks and Colloquia

Spring Quarter 2018 Colloquium Speakers

Tuesdays, 3:40-4:45 p.m.
*Room 420, Olmsted Hall

*unless otherwise noted

DateSpeakerDepartment and UniversityTalk Title
April 3 Dr. Sharmodeep Bhattacharyya 

Department of Statistics

Oregon State

 "Dynamic Community Detection for Multiple Networks"
April 10 Dr. Qing Zhou 

Department of Statistics

University of California, Los Angeles

 "Learning Directed Acyclic Graphs via Maximum Regularized Likelihood"

April 17 

Dr. Gang Li 

Division of Biostatistics

University of California, Los Angeles

 "Scalable Sparse Cox's Regression for Large-Scale Survival Data via Broken Adaptive Ridge"

April 18 Dr. Yong Zeng 

NSF/DMS, Statistics Program 

 "Bayesian Inference via Filtering Equations for Financial Ultra-High Frequency Data"
*April 24

Dr. Ehsan Soofi - Press Lecture

Press Lecture will be held in The Bear Cave at Pentland Hills (B107/C101)

RSVP here by April 16, 2018

Department of Business Statistics

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

 "Bayes Risk Connections of Fisher, Jeffreys, and Gini in Information Theory"
May 1

Chenwei Tian

Department of Statistics

University of California, Riverside

 "Parameter Estimation of Linear Reaction Diffusion Equation with Application to Cell Polarity Growth"
May 8 Dr. Samuel D. Oman

Department of Statistics

Hebrew University

"The Latent Scale Covariogram: A Tool for Exploring the Spatial Dependence Structure of Non-Normal Responses"
May 15 Dr. Qunhua Li 

Department of Statistics 

Penn State University 

 "Statistical Methods for Understanding Chromatic Interaction through Hi-C Data"
May 22  Dr. Thomas Liu


Edwards, Irvine 

 "Considerations of Statistician Working in the Medical and Biopharmaceutical Industry"
May 29 Alan Hubbard

Department of Biostatistics 

University of California Berkely 

 "Targeted Learning for Variable Importance"
June 5  Jing Cheng

Department of Biostatistics 

University of California, San Francisco 

 "Meditation Analysis for Count and Zero-Inflated Count Data"

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