Faculty Research
  • Elif Acar: copulas and vines, nonparametric function estimation, statistical genetics
  • Katherine Davies: point processes, forest fire modelling, order statistics, censoring methodology, reliability
  • Mohammad Jafari Jozani: Statistical Learning, computational statistics, nonparametric statistics, small area estimation, statistical modeling and computation for complex data, measurement error, ranked set sampling
  • Brad Johnson: probability, stochastic processes, mathematical statistics, distribution theory of runs and patterns, sampling theory
  • Alexandre Leblanc: nonparametric function estimation, semi-parametric methods in regression, inference from sparse multinomial data, asymptotics, Bayesian methods, computational statistics, decision theory, copulas, robustness, Depth related methods
  • Saumen Mandal: optimal regression design, design of experiments, optimal response-adaptive designs, statistical inference, linear models
  • Yuliya Martsynyuk: Error-in-variables models, regression models, invariance principles and related limit theorems, self-normalized and Studentized partial sums processes, domains of attraction of normal laws, nonparametric change-point analysis, Gaussian processes
  • Zenaida Mateo: statistical computing, data diagnostics, regression analysis, educational statistics
  • Saman Muthukumarana: Bayesian methods, computational statistics, mark-recapture methods, statistics in sports, social network analysis
  • A. Thavaneswaran: inference for stochastic processes, prediction, filtering, smoothing, nonlinear time series, empirical financial time series modelling, survival analysis
  • Liqun Wang: nonlinear system identification, statistical inference and computation, Complex data models, measurement error, Monte Carlo methods, boundary crossing probabilities, first passage time, biostatistics, econometrics, environmetrics
  • Xikui Wang: Markov decision processes, bandit processes, adaptive clinical trials, biostatistics, mathematical finance
  • Po Yang: Design of experiments and biostatistics
Upcoming Seminars

PIMS lecture: Pauline van den Driessche — Thursday, January 18 at 4 p.m., Robert Schultz Theatre.

Statistics seminar: Depeng Jiang: “Latent Mixture Model for Semi-continuous Longitudinal Outcomes with Non-ignorable Missing” — Thursday, February 8 at 2:45 p.m., 204 Robson Hall.

PIMS lecture: Anna Lubiw — Thursday, February 15 at 4 p.m., Robert Schultz Theatre.

Where are they now?

Aaron Dukes, M.Sc. (1976)

Mostofa Sarkar, M.Sc. (2012)