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

Statistics Seminars in 2012

**Thursday, November 29**-
**Alexandre Leblanc**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “The Projection Median and its Connection to Multivariate Ranks, Medians and Depth-Weighted Averages” **Thursday, November 15**-
**Priscilla E. Greenwood**(Department of Mathematics, Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia *** CANCELLED *** ): “Genesis of Gamma Bursts in Neural Local Field Potentials” **Thursday, November 8**-
**Umut Oguzoglu**(Department of Economics, University of Manitoba): “Disability and Multi-State Labour Force Choices with State Dependence” **Thursday, November 1**-
**Vahid Partovi Nia**(Department of Mathematics and Industrial Engineering, École Polytechnique de Montréal): “Statistical Inference in Stochastic Data Envelopment Analysis” **Thursday, October 25**-
**Taoufik Bouezmarni**(Département de Mathématiques, Université de Sherbrooke): “Copula-Based Regression Estimation and Inference” **Thursday, October 11**-
**Liqun Wang**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Boundary Crossing Probabilities for Diffusion Processes with Jumps” **Thursday, September 27**-
**Simon Guillotte**(Département de Mathématiques, Université du Québec à Montréal): “A Sieves Model for Copulas” **Thursday, September 20**-
**Xuemiao Hao**(Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies, Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba): “Finite-Time Survival Probability and Credit Default Swaps Pricing Under Geometric Lévy Markets” **Thursday, September 13**-
**Yuliya Martsynyuk**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Invariance Principles for a Multivariate Student Process in the Generalized Domain of Attraction of the Multivariate Normal Law” **Wednesday, July 11**-
**Professor Yanyuan Ma**(Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University): “A Semiparametric Approach to Dimension Reduction” **Thursday, April 5**-
**James C. Fu**(Department of Statistics, Univeristy of Manitoba): “Continuous, Discrete and Conditional Scan Statistics” **Friday, March 30**-
**Geoffrey Vining**(Department of Statistics, Virginia Tech): “An Approach to Planning Experiments for Reliability Data” **Thursday, March 29**-
**Monica Sirski**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “On the Statistical Analysis of Functional Data Arising from Designed Experiments” **Thursday, March 22**-
**Lawrence McCandless**(Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University): “Counting the Unsheltered Homeless in Edmonton Using Plant-Capture Studies from Toronto” **Friday, March 16**-
**Mary Thompson**(Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo ): “The Artificial Population Bootstrap in Survey Sampling” **Thursday, March 8**-
**Aurélie Labbe**(Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University): “An Integrated Hierarchical Bayesian Model for Multivariate eQTL Mapping” **Friday, March 2**-
**Christian Genest**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University): “Abraham De Moivre: Genius in Exile” **Thursday, March 1**-
**Johanna Nešlehová**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University): “Inference in Multivariate Archimedean Copula Models” **Wednesday, February 29**-
**Christian Genest**(Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University): “Recounting Statistical Tales” **Thursday, February 16**-
**Chris Bowman**(Mitacs): “Introduction to Mitacs Programmes”

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)