February 5: Winter Term Tuition Fee Payment Deadline

Statistics Seminars in 2010

**Thursday, November 18**-
**Shaun S. Wulff**(Department of Statistics, University of Wyoming and Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Residuals for the General Linear Model with Patterned Covariance Matrices” **Friday, November 5**-
**Mahmoud Torabi**(Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba): “Small Area Estimation and Measurement Errors” **Tuesday, November 2**-
**Jon N.K. Rao**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University): “Robust Small Area Estimation” **Thursday, October 28**-
**Thierry Duchesne**(Département de Mathématiques et de Statistique, Université Laval): “Inference Methods for the Conditional Logistic Regression Model with Longitudinal Data Arising from Animal Habitat Selection Studies” **Thursday, October 21**-
**Julien Arino**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): “The Global Air Transportation Network and the Spread of Infectious Pathogens” **Thursday, October 14**-
**Román Viveros-Aguilera**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University): “Multivariate Exponentially Weighted Moving Average (MEWMA) Charting Under Steady-State Operation” **Thursday, September 30**-
**Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University): “System Signatures and Properties” **Thursday, September 23**-
**Thomas A. Louis**(Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health): “Association Tests that Accommodate Genotyping Uncertainty” **Friday, September 17**-
**Jeff Babb**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Winnipeg): “Joins Counts Measures of Spatial Autocorrelation for Areal Units” **Friday, May 21**-
**Su-Fen Yang**(Department of Statistics, National Chengchi University): “New Variables Nonparametric Control Charts” **Wednesday, April 7**-
**Éric Marchand**(Départment de Mathématiques, Université de Sherbrooke): “Estimation of Bounded Normal Means: Some Recent and Not so Recent Results” **Wednesday, April 7**-
**John F. Brewster**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Post-Data Pivotal Inference in Constrained Parameter Space Problems---with Application to Industrial Split-Plot Experiments” **Tuesday, April 6**-
**William E. Strawderman**(Department of Statistics, Rutgers University): “Robust Bayes Minimax Estimators of Location Vectors” **Tuesday, April 6**-
**Alexandre Leblanc and Mohammad Jafari Jozani**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Minimax Invariant Estimation of a Continuous Distribution Function” **Thursday, April 1**-
**Dennis K.J. Lin**(Department of Statistics, The Pennsylvania State University): “BIG Statistics” **Tuesday, March 23**-
**Brad Johnson**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “On the Normal, Poisson and Finite Markov Chain Imbedding Approximations for Runs and Patterns” **Tuesday, March 23**-
**Yuliya Martsynyuk**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “New Multivariate Central Limit Theorems for Linear Structural and Functional Error-in-variables Models” **Thursday, March 18**-
**Mohammad Jafari Jozani**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Credibility Premium Analysis under Balanced Loss Functions” **Thursday, March 18**-
**Katherine Davies**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Simultaneous Closeness of Order Statistics to Population Quantiles” **Friday, February 12**-
**Douglas Woolford**(Department of Mathematics, Wilfrid Laurier University): “Convergent Data Sharpening, Some Theory and Examples” **Thursday, February 11**-
**Miklós Csörgő**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University): “The Probable Error of a Change in a Mean” **Thursday, January 21**-
**Miroslaw Pawlak**(Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoba): “Statistical Inference for Image Symmetry”

Important Date

February 5: Winter Term Tuition Fee Payment Deadline

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar:
**Erfanul Hoque**:
“Random effects covariance matrix modeling for longitudinal data with covariates measurement error”
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Thursday, January 24 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar:
**Shirley E. Mills**:
“Data Analytics and its Application to the World of Sports”
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Wednesday, January 30 at 2:45 p.m.,
262 E3 EITC.

Statistics seminar:
**Yang Wang**:
“Deep Learning: An Introduction and Recent Advances”
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Thursday, February 7 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar:
**Aleeza Gerstein**:
“TBA”
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Thursday, February 14 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

Taraneh Abarin, Ph.D. (2009)

Hsing-Ming Chang, Ph.D. (2012)