Faculty Research
  • Elif Acar: copulas and vines, nonparametric function estimation, statistical genetics
  • John Brewster (Professor Emeritus): experimental design, foundations of statistics, statistical decision theory, computer experimentation
  • Smiley Cheng (Professor Emeritus): statistical quality control, total quality management, order statistics, statistical inference, probability, lotteries
  • Katherine Davies: point processes, forest fire modelling, order statistics, censoring methodology, reliability
  • James Fu (Professor Emeritus): statistical inference, large sample estimation, Probability of Large Deviation, distribution theory of runs and patterns, boundary crossing probabilities, applications of probability, system reliability, computer-intensive statistical methods
  • Mohammad Jafari Jozani: Bayesian methods, nonparametric statistics, Statistical Learning, small area estimation, statistical decision theory, statistical modeling and computation for complex data, ranked set sampling, measurement error, Wind Energy
  • 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
  • Brian Macpherson (Senior Scholar): statistical quality control, total quality management, sampling theory, data analysis
  • 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
  • Ken Mount (Senior Scholar): statistical consulting
  • Saman Muthukumarana: Bayesian methods, computational statistics, mark-recapture methods, statistics in sports, social network analysis
  • Mrityunjay Samanta (): statistical inference, nonparametric statistics, density estimation
  • A. Thavaneswaran: inference for stochastic processes, prediction, filtering, smoothing, nonlinear time series, empirical financial time series modelling, survival analysis
  • Mahmoud Torabi (): spatial and temporal models, cluster detection, small area estimation, longitudinal data analysis, generalized (general) linear mixed models, measurement error, robust statistics
  • Liqun Wang: nonlinear system identification, statistical inference and computation, errors-in-variables, 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
  • Yanqing Yi (Adjunct Professor): statistical design and analysis for clinical trials, dependent data analysis, survival data analysis, stochastic modeling and Markov processes, statistical modeling and computation for complex data
Important Dates

March 31: Last date for Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) from Winter Term and Fall/Winter Term spanned courses.

April 3: Summer Term registration begins

Upcoming Exams

STAT 3400 A01 Midterm 2
Monday, March 27 at 2:30 p.m.

STAT 2400 A01 Midterm 2
Wednesday, April 5 at 2:30 p.m.

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Lei Sun: “Testing a vector of parameters with applications to genetic association studies” — Thursday, March 30 at 2:45 p.m., 527 Buller.

Statistics seminar: Eugene Huang: “Restoration of Monotonicity Respecting in Dynamic Regression” — Thursday, April 6 at 2:45 p.m., 527 Buller.

Data talk: Ehsan Khafipour — Thursday, April 13 at 2:45 p.m., 527 Buller.

Statistics seminar: Saumen Mandal — Thursday, April 20 at 2:45 p.m., 527 Buller.

Where are they now?

Dankit K. Nassiuma, Ph.D. (1992)

Robert Tate, M.Sc. (1975)