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”
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)