Statistics Seminars in 2014

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Thursday, December 4
Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University : “Gamma Degradation Model and Related Issues”
Thursday, November 20
Pingzhao Hu, Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, University of Manitoba: “Machine Learning Approaches for Predicting Protein Functions and Disease Outcomes Using Omics Data ”
Friday, November 7
Martin Lysy, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo: “Comparison and Assessment of Models for Particle Diffusion in Biological Fluids”
Thursday, November 6
Karen Carson, WH Freeman: “What is LaunchPad? WH Freeman Presents Its NEW and IMPROVED Platform for STAT 1000/2000 ”
Thursday, October 30
Richard Lennon , Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries, Winnipeg: “Gambling Research: Collaboration and Funding Opportunities for Statistics Faculty and Students”
Thursday, October 23
Ximing Xu, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Dalhousie University: “Robust State-Space Models For Fish Stock Maturities”
Friday, October 17
Johnson Li, Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba: “Bootstrap confidence intervals for correlations adjusted for range restriction–a popular data-analytic technique in educational and employment selection ”
Thursday, October 9
Kyle Vincent, Bank of Canada: “Estimating Population Size with Adaptive Sampling in Hard-to-Reach Populations”
Thursday, September 18
Iman Yahyaie , Mitacs, University of Manitoba: “Mitacs: Connecting Universities with Private Sector Opportunities”
Thursday, September 4
Jenna Tichon, Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba: “Introduction to Educreations”
Thursday, April 10
Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University: “One-Shot Device Testing and Analysis”
Thursday, April 3
Rashid Ahmed , Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba: “Methods for Missing Data in Discrete Hierarchical Models”
Thursday, March 27
Mustafa Abdel Aziz Salamh, Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba: “Second Order Least Squares in Linear Dynamic Panel Data Model”
Thursday, March 13
Dave Campbell, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, Simon Fraser University: “Bayesian Uncertainty Quantification for Probabilistically Solving Chaotic Differential Equation Models ”
Thursday, March 6
Theo Koulis, Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba: “A Bayesian stochastic model for batting performance evaluation in one-day cricket”
Thursday, February 27
Randall Jamieson , Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba: “Can baboons learn to read?”
Thursday, January 30
Nancy Reid, Department of Statistics, University of Toronto: “Aspects of Likelihood Inference”
Thursday, January 16
Mike Domaratzki , Department of Computer Science, University of Manitoba: “Viral Quasispecies Genome Assembly”
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 Exam

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

Upcoming Seminars

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?

Lesley Crisostomo Alagar, M.Sc. (2006)

Chel Hee Lee, M.Sc. (2009)