Student Seminars

Date

Speaker

Time/Location


Wednesday
Dec 4, 2013

Jing Ma
Department of Statistics, University of Michigan

Network-Based Pathway Enrichment Analysis with Incomplete Network Information

1-2pm
4464 EH


Wednesday
Nov 20, 2013

Annual Report
Speakers: Sumanta Basu, Sandipan Roy, Lu Xi

Department of Statistics, University of Michigan

1-2pm
4464 EH


Wednesday
Nov 13, 2013

Dr. Kevin Wood
Assistant professor, Department of Biophysics, Department of Physics, University of Michigan

Decoding the multi-drug response in populations of bacteria and human cancer cells

1-2pm
4464 EH


Wednesday
Nov 6, 2013

Fei He
Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Sciences, University of Michigan

Tropical cyclones and their simulation to varying initial conditions in AGCMs

1-2pm
4464 EH


Wednesday
Oct 30, 2013

Roundtable Discussion: Writing a paper for publication

Panel: Prof. Roderick Little (Biostatistics), Prof. Vijay Nair, Prof. Liza Levina (Statistics)

1-2pm
4464 EH


Wednesday
Oct 23, 2013

Annual Report
Speakers: Pramita Bagchi, Nirupam Chakrabarty, Juan Shen

Department of Statistics, University of Michigan

1-2pm
340 WH


Thursday
Oct 3, 2013

Zihuai He
Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan

Modeling and Testing for Joint Association Using a Genetic Random Field Model

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
Sep 26, 2013

Internship Panel Discussion

Panel: Jing Ma, Jennifer Chuu, Omar Chavez, Bopeng Li

1-2pm
411 WH


Friday
Sep 20, 2013

Professor Art Owen
Department of Statistics, Stanford University

What are important problems for statisticians to work on?

2-3pm
411 WH


Saturday
Sep 7, 2013

Bin Yu
Department of Statistics, University of California at Berkeley

Discussion on Transdisciplinary Research

10-11am
438 WH


Thursday
May 2, 2013

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Kohinoor Dasgupta
Senior Biostatistician, Norvatis

Bayesian Dose Escalation in Phase I Oncology Trials

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
April 18, 2013

Zhaoshi (Josh) Meng
University of Michigan, EECS

Distributed Learning of Gaussian Graphical Models via Marginal Likelihoods

1-2pm
411 WH


Tuesday
April 16, 2013

Special Student Invited Speaker:
Dr. Peter Hall
The University of Melbourne, Mathematics and Statistics

Reference paper:
Deconvolution estimation of mixture distributions with boundaries

4-5pm
411 WH


Thursday
April 11, 2013

Jian Tang
University of Michigan, School of Information

"Look Mum, No hands!" A Parameter-Free Topic Model

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
April 4, 2013

Arash Amini
University of Michigan, Statistics

Some problems in statistical inference involving graphs

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
March 28, 2013

Annual Report 4

Pramita Bagchi, Robert Yuen, Xiang Zhou
University of Michigan, Statistics

Titles and abstracts

1-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
March 21, 2013

Faculty Research Introduction 4:

Associate Professor Ben Hansen
Professor Edward Rothman
Professor Ji Zhu

University of Michigan, Statistics

1-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
March 14, 2013



Faculty Research Introduction 3:
Associate Professor Moulinath Banerjee
Professor Tailen Hsing
Associate Professor Stilian Stoev

University of Michigan, Statistics

1-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
March 7, 2013

(Spring break, no seminar meeting)


Thursday
February 28, 2013



Faculty Research Introduction 2:

Professor Robert Keener
Professor George Michailidis
Assistant Professor Ambuj Tewari

University of Michigan, Statistics

1-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
February 21, 2013

Faculty Research Introduction 1:

Associate Professor Edward Ionides
Associate Professor Elizaveta Levina
Professor Kerby Shedden

University of Michigan, Statistics

1-3pm
411 WH


Friday
February 15, 2013

Special Student Invited Speaker:
Dr. Subhashis Ghoshal
North Carolina State University, Statistics

Discussion paper:
Optimal Two-Stage Procedures for Estimating Location and Size of Maximum of Multivariate Regression Functions

2-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
February 7, 2013

(No seminar meeting)


Thursday
January 31, 2013

Annual Report 3

Adam Sales, Sumanta Basu, Nirupam Chakrabarty, Xi Lu
University of Michigan, Statistics

Titles and abstracts

1-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
January 24, 2013

Elena Yudovina
University of Michigan, Statistics

Resource Pooling in Many-server Queues

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
January 17, 2013

Advising session:

"How to choose an advisor?"

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
December 06, 2012

Round table discussion:

Peer Review

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
November 29, 2012

Dr. Derek Posselt
University of Michigan, AOSS

Climate analysis and prediction: history, current challenges, and future opportunities

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
November 15, 2012

Nicholas Asendorf
University of Michigan, EECS

The Performance of a Matched Subspace Detector that Uses Subspaces Estimated from Finite, Noisy, Training Data

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
November 8, 2012

Annual Report 2

Atul Mallik, Shawn Mankad, Ashin Mukherjee and Yeo Jung Park
University of Michigan, Statistics

Titles and abstracts

1-3pm
411 WH


Friday
November 2, 2012

CANCELLED
Special Student Invited Speaker:
Dr. Subhashis Ghoshal
North Carolina State University, Statistics

Discussion paper:
Optimal Two-Stage Procedures for Estimating Location and Size of Maximum of Multivariate Regression Functions

2-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
October 25, 2012

Philip Boonstra
University of Michigan, Biostatistics

Shrinkage Methods Utilizing Auxiliary Information to Improve High-Dimensional Prediction Models

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
October 18, 2012

Annual Report 1

Jie Cheng, Tom Brown, Ming-Chi Hsu, Zhen Wang and Juan Zhang
University of Michigan, Statistics

Titles and abstracts

1-3pm
411 WH


Thursday
October 11, 2012

Round table discussion:

"How to actively participate in a conference"

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
October 4, 2012

Yaniv Plan
University of Michigan, Mathematics

Binary Matrix Completion

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
September 27, 2012

Peisong Han
University of Michigan, Biostatistics

Improving the Efficiency of the AIPW Estimator in Regression Analysis with Missing Data

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
September 20, 2012

Summer Internship Panel
Shweta Raizada, Yen-Yi Lai (Kevin), Steven Li
University of Michigan, Statistics

1-2pm
411 WH


Thursday
September 13, 2012

Student Discussion Session:
Dr. Peter Bickel
University of California, Berkeley, Statistics
Special Student Invited Speaker

Discussion Papers:
1. Stability as a tool in selecting tuning parameters:
On the choice of m in the m out of n bootstrap and confidence bounds for extrema
and
Stability selection
2. Stability as a tool in analyzing procedures in high dimensions:
On robust regression with high dimensional predictors
3. Stability of algorithms:
Link Analysis, Eigenvectors and Stability

1-2pm
411 WH


 

Student Seminar Archive

For questions regarding the Statistics Student Seminar or if you are interested in presenting, please contact Jun Guo (guojun@umich.edu) or Joonha Park (joonhap@umich.edu).