Statistics Seminar Series 2007-2008

Seminar Location: N638 Ross    

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Mon, Jan 14, 1:30-2:30pm Dr. Gang Wei (Shandong, China) Study on the Epidemic Trend of Measles in Shandong Province Abstract
Fri, Jan 18, 10:30am-11:30am, 280 York Lanes Dr. Wei Liu (York) Semiparametric Nonlinear Mixed_effects Models with Covariate Measurement Errors and Missing Responses Abstract
Fri, Jan 18, 11:30am-12:30pm, 280 York Lanes Dr. Jane Heffernan (York) Immunological Models of HIV Infection: Natural Variability and Drug Therapy Abstract
Fri, Jan 25, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Gerard Letac (Paul Sabatier, France) Efficiency for Cramer-Rao inequality and for van Trees inequality. Abstract
Fri, Feb 22, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Lang Wu (UBC) Joint Inference for Nonlinear Mixed-Effects Models and Time-to-Event Models with Missing Data Abstract
Fri, March 14, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Pierre-Jerome Bergeron (Waterloo) Studying the natural history of diseases through prevalent cases: can we exploit untapped features of length-biased data? Abstract
Fri, Mar 28, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Elena Parkhomenko (University Health Network) Sparse Canonical Correlation Analysis Abstract
Fri, July 11, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Peter Adamic (Laurentian University) Nonparametric Competing-Risks Modeling Abstract

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Fri, Sept 21, 10:30-11:30am Dr. Rob Deardon (Guelph) Modelling the spatio-temporal dynamics of infectious disease: the UK 2001 foot-and-mouth epidemic Abstract
Fri, Sept 28, 10:30-11:30am Dr. Paul Marriott (Waterloo) Local and Global Mixture Geometry Abstract   Slides
Fri, Oct 12, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Radu Craiu (Toronto) Where is Waldo: Tracking Bisons and Conditional Logistic Regression Abstract
Fri, Oct 19, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Hulin Wu (Rochester, USA) Statistical Inference for Differential Equation Models with Biomedical Applications Abstract
Fri, Nov 2, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Grace Yi (Waterloo) Analysis of Longitudinal Data with Measurement Error in Covariates Abstract
Fri, Nov 9, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Alex Asimit (Toronto) Dependence and the Asymptotic Behaviour of Large Claims Reinsurance Abstract
Fri, Nov 16, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Adrian Dobra (Washington, USA) The Mode Oriented Stochastic Search Algorithm for Multi-way Contingency Tables Abstract
Fri, Nov 23, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Hong Xie (Manulife Financial, Toronto) Financial Modeling from a Practitioner's Point of View Abstract
Fri, Nov 30, 11:30am-12:30pm Dr. Gerard Letac (Paul Sabatier, France) The bivariate gamma distribution with Laplace transform $(1+as+bt+cst)^{-q}$: history, characterizations, estimation Abstract

 
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