__Past
Statistics Seminars__

Fall 2011

Friday, November 11, 2011 at 2:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Cuilan Gao
Department of Biostatistics
St. Jude Children’s
Research Hospital
**Evaluate
Agreement of Differential Expression for Translational Cross-Species
Genomics

__Spring 2010__

Friday, October 21, 2011 at 2:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Yang Cheng, Department of Aerospace Engineering
Mississippi State University**

Orbit Uncertainty Propagation Using Sparse Grid-Based Method

Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 1:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Meng Zhao, Mississippi State University
**Local
Linear Regression with Censored Data

Friday, October 15, 2010 at 3:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Pradeep Singh**, Southeast Missouri State
University

A
Modified Approach in Statistical Significance for Genome Wide
Studies

Friday, April 23, 2010 at 2:00 pm in Hume 201

**Dr. E. O. George**, University of Memphis

On
the Exchangeable Multinomial Distribution

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 2:00 pm in Hume 201

**Dr. Deo Kumar Srivastava**, St. Jude Children's Research
Hospital

Robust
Multiple Regression based on Winsorization and Bootstrap Methods

Wednesday, Februry 3, 2010 at 3:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Paul Schliekelman**, University of Georgia

Integrating
Genome-wide Expression Information into

Genome Scans for Complex Traits

__Fall
2009__

Friday, December 4, 2009 at 3:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Justin Shows**, Mississippi State University

Sparse
Estimation and Inference for Censored Median Regression

Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 1:30 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Hanzhe Zheng**, Merck Research Laboratories

Adaptive
Design in Clinical Trials

__Fall
2008__

Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 3:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Stan Pounds**, St. Jude Children’s Research
Hospital

Reference
Alignment of SNP Microarray Signals for Copy Number Analysis of Tumors

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 3:00 pm in Hume 331

**Dr. Russell Stocker**, Mississippi State University

Optimal
Goodness-of-Fit Tests

__Fall
2007__

September 13, 11:00-12:00 Dr. Xin Dang

Kernelized Spatial Depth and Outlier
Dectection

September 26, 3:00-4:00 Dr.
James Chen

National Center for Toxicological Research, FDA

Gene Selection for Class Prediction

Spring 2005

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Bayesian approach to survey sampling

Dr. Gauri Sankar Datta

Department of Statistics

University of Georgia

Wednesday, April 22, 2005 in Hume Hall room 331 at 11:00 am

Supervised and Unsupervised Learning with Microarray Data

Dr.
Dawn Wilkins

Department of Computer & Information Science

University of Mississippi

**Wednesday, April 6, 2005 in Hume Hall room 331 at 2:00 pm**

**Issues
& Challenges in genetic analysis of complex disorders**

Dr.
Hemant K Tiwari

Section on Statistical Genetics

Department of Biostatistics & Department of Pathology

University of Alabama at Birmingham

**Friday, April 1, 2005 in Hume Hall room 331 at 11:00 am**

Dr.
Ajit Sadana

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

AND COMPOSITE STRUCTURES AND NANOENGINEERING

RESEARCH GROUP

University of Mississippi

**Thursday, March
10, 2005 in Hume Hall room 331 at 3:00 pm**

__Fall
2004__

**Modeling
and Prediction for Nonlinear Time Series**

Dr.
Jane L. Harvill

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Mississippi State University

**Friday,
November 12, 2004 in Hume Hall room 331 at 11:00am**

**Probe-level
Correction in Analysis of Affymetrix Data**

Dr.
Fenghai Duan

Yale School of Public Healthy

**Friday,
October 29, 2004 in Hume Hall room 331 at 12:00pm**

Dr.
J. Sunil Rao

Case Western Reserve University

**Friday,
October 8, 2004 in Hume Hall room 331 at 11:00am**

**On
Being a Statistician in a Medical Center Environment**

Dr.
Warren May

University of Mississippi Medical Center

**Friday,
September 10, 2004 in Hume Hall room 331 at 11:00am**

__Spring
2004__

**Hierarchical
Bayesian Neural Networks:
An Application to Prostate Cancer Study**

Prof.
Malay Ghosh

Department of Mathematical University of Florida

**Friday,
March 26, 2004 in Hume Hall room 331 4:00pm**

**CONSTRAINED
INFERENCE IN STATISTICAL PRACTICE**

Prof.
Pranab K. Sen

Department of Mathematical University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

**Friday,
March 19, 2004 in Hume Hall room 331 4:00pm**

**Statistical
Methods for Analyzing Clustered Discrete
Data: Applications to Teratology Studies**

Prof.
E. Olusegun George

Department of Mathematical Sciences University of Memphis

**Friday,
February 27, 2004 in Hume Hall room 331 11:00am**

__Fall
2003__

**Estimating
Survival Functions In Koziol-Green Models**

Dr.
Haimeng Zhang

Assistant Professor,

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Concordia College

**Time
and Location TBA**

**Impact
of Censoring in Survival Analysis**

Dr.
Kumar Srivastava

St. Jude Children's

Hospital

Memphis, Tennessee

**November 19th, Wednesday at 11 AM-12 Noon, Hume 331****
**

Professor
Z. Govindarajulu

Department of Statistics

University of Kentucky

**ASYMPTOTICS
OF THE THEIL-SEN ESTIMATOR
IN SIMPLE LINEAR REGRESSION MODEL
WITH A RANDOM COVARIATE**

Dr. Xueqin Wang

Department of Mathematics

University of Mississippi

**Wednesday,
October 29, 2003 in Hume Hall Room 331 at 12:15 pm**

**Unbiasedness
of the Theil-sen Estimator**

Dr. Xueqin Wang

Department of Mathematics

University of Mississippi

**Thursday,
October 23, 2003 in Hume Hall Room 331 at 12:00 pm**

**Colloquium**

**Estimating
Polulation Density in Line Transect Sampling Using Kernel Methods**

Dr. Patrick D. Gerard

Department of Mathematics

Mississippi State University

**Friday,
September 26, 2003 in Hume Hall Room 331 at 12:00 pm**