Statistics Seminars in 2007

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Wednesday, December 5
John Brewster (Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Convexity, Jensen's Inequality and Benefits of Noisy Mechanical Ventilation”
Wednesday, November 21
A. Thavaneswaran (Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Forecasting and Filtering for Volatility Models”
Wednesday, November 21
Xikui Wang (Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Dynamic Pricing in the Face of Unknown Demands”
Wednesday, November 14
Brad Johnson (Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “A Large Deviation Approximation for the Number of i.i.d. Samples Required to Observe all of the Balls in a Box”
Wednesday, November 14
Alexandre Leblanc (Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Weierstrass, Bernstein, Kantorovitch and the Estimation of Distribution and Density Functions”
Tuesday, October 30
Liqun Wang (Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba (joint with IIMS)): “First Passage Time Distributions for Diffusion Processes and Time-Dependent Barriers”
Friday, October 26
N. Balakrishnam (McMaster University): “Permanents, Order-Statistics, Outliers and Robustness”
Wednesday, August 22
Deli Li (Department of Mathematical Sciences, Lakehead University): “Some Weak Limit Theorems for the Largest Entries of Sample Correlation Matrices”
Monday, July 23
John Brewster (Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “On Frequentist and Bayesian Approaches to Inference in Industrial Split-Plot Screening Experiments”
Monday, April 9
Lijian Yan (Department of Statistics and Probability, Michigan State University ): “Bandwidths, B-spline, Knots, Nadaraya-Watson Estimator, Nonparametric Regression”
Monday, April 2
Edit Gombay (Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Alberta): “Sequential Methods”
Thursday, March 29
John Braun (Department of Statistics and Actuarial Sciences, University of Western Ontario): “Local Likelihood Density Estimation for Interval Censored Data”
Wednesday, March 14
Gary Wang (Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Manitoba): “Optimization Methods in Support Of Modern Engineering Design ”
Thursday, February 1
David Stanford (Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences University of Western Ontario): “Organ Transplant Queues”
Graduations

Congratulations to our October, 2017 graduate: Bo Yun Min (M.Sc.).

Upcoming Exams

STAT 1000 Midterm
Monday, October 30 at 5:30 p.m.

STAT 2000 Midterm
Wednesday, November 1 at 5:30 p.m.

Upcoming Seminars

PIMS lecture: Melania Alvarez — Thursday, October 26 at 4 p.m., Robert Schultz Theatre.

Statistics seminar: Paul Gustafson — Thursday, November 9 at 2:45 p.m., 301 Biological Sciences.

Statistics seminar: Miroslaw Pavlak — Thursday, November 23 at 2:45 p.m., 301 Biological Sciences.

PIMS lecture: Anthony Bonato — Thursday, November 30 at 4 p.m., Robert Schultz Theatre.

Where are they now?

Robert I. Rollwagen, M.Sc (1974)

You Liang, Ph.D. (2015)