Talks and Colloquia

Fall Quarter 2018 Colloquium Speakers

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

*unless otherwise noted

DateSpeakerDepartment and UniversityTalk Title

October 2****
Olmsted 1429

*Note time and location change

Officer Paul Drombowski

UCR Police Department

October 9 Dr. Arash Ali Amini

Department of Statistics

University of California, Los Angeles

 "Optimal Community Detection and Clustering in Bipartite Networks"

October 16 

Dr. Zhiwei Zhang 

 Department of Statistics

University of California, Riverside

 "Estimating Mann-Whitney-Type Causal Effects"

October 23 Dr. Wenguang Sun 

Marshall School of Business

University of Southern California 

 "GAP: A General Framework for Information Pooling in Two-Sample Sparse Inference"
*October 30

Dr. Aarti Shah - D.V. Gokhale Lecture

D.V. Gokhale Lecture will be held in Pentland Hills Bear Cave (B107/C101)

Eli Lilly and Company

 "Bit by Bit: Journey from India to Indianapolis and from a Senior Statistician to SVP and Chief Information Officer of Eli Lilly and Company"

Please RSVP for our 7th Annual Gokhale Undergraduate Lecture  by clicking here

November 6

Dr. Bin Nan

Department of Statistics

University of California, Irvine

 "Estimation of Large Covariance and Precision Matrices from Temporally Dependent Data" 
November 13 Dr. Yingying Fan

Marshall School of Business

University of Southern California

"Correcting Selection Bias via Functional Empirical Bayes"
November 20 Dr. Jason Lee

Marshall School of Business 

University of Southern California

 "Towards a Theoretical Understanding of Overparametrization in Deep Learning" 
November 27  Dr. Timothy Johnson

Department of Biostatistics

University of Michigan 

December 4 Dr. Jinchi Lv

Department of Biostatistics 

University of California Berkely 

 "RANK: Large-Scale Inference with Graphical Nonlinear Knockoffs"

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