Events

Peter Nekrasov, CCAM PhD student

CAM and Stats Student Seminar: Peter Nekrasov

12:30–1:30 pm Jones 226

PETER NEKRASOV, Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics
“Band gaps in Artic ice shelves with periodic surface rolls”

Mar 27

Statistics Colloquium: Yuting Wei

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

YUTING WEI, Department of Statistics and Data Science, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
“A Non-asymptotic Framework for Approximate Message Passing Algorithm”

Mar 27

CAM Colloquium: Xiuyuan Cheng

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

XIUYUAN CHENG,  Department of Mathematics, Duke University
“Gaussian Kernelized Graph Laplacian: Eigen-Convergence and Bi-Stochastic Normalization “

Mar 28
Stephen Kirkland

CAM Colloquium: Stephen Kirkland

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

STEPHEN KIRKLAND, Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba
“Kemeny’s constant for an undirected graph: how much can adding one edge change things?”

Mar 30
Yuantao Shi, MS Student

Student Seminar: Yuantao Shi

11:30 am–12:00 pm Via Zoom

Master’s Thesis Presentation
YUANTAO SHI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“High-Dimensional Online Change-Point Detection”

Apr 3

Student Seminar: Liang Yu Lin

12:00–12:30 pm Via Zoom

Master’s Thesis Presentation
LIANG YU LIN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Copula-based GARCH model — Application on stock and bond returns”

Apr 3
Molly Offer-Westort

Statistics Colloquium: Molly Offer-Westort

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

MOLLY OFFER-WESTORT, Department of Political Science, University of Chicago
“TBA”

Apr 3
Alexander Wei-Tsun Chen, MS Student

Student Seminar: Alexander Wei-Tsun Chen

11:00–11:30 am Via Zoom

Master’s Thesis Presentation
ALEXANDER WEI-TSUN CHEN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
​​​​​​​“TBA”

Apr 10

Statistics Colloquium: Lars Peter Hansen

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

LARS PETER HANSEN, Departments of Statistics and Economics; University of Chicago Booth School of Business
“TBA”

Apr 10
Shuo Xie, MS Student

Student Seminar: Shuo Xie

3:00–3:30 pm Jones 111

Master’s Thesis Presentation
SHUO XIE, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Hidden State Variability of Pretrained Language Models Can Guide Computation Reduction for Transfer Learning”

Apr 11
Madhuri Raman, MS Student

Student Seminar: Madhuri Raman

10:00–10:30 am TBA

Master’s Thesis Presentation
MADHURI RAMAN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
​​​​​​​“TBA”

Apr 12
Sounak Paul, PhD Student

Student Seminar: Sounak Paul

1:00–2:00 pm Jones 304

Dissertation Proposal Presentation
SOUNAK PAUL, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
​​​​​​​“TBA”

Apr 12
Subhodh Kotekal, PhD student

Student Seminar: Subhodh Kotekal

2:00–4:00 pm Jones 304

Dissertation Proposal Presentation
SUBHODH KOTEKAL, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
​​​​​​​“TBA”

Apr 12
Ruodu Wang

Statistics Colloquium: Ruodu Wang

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

RUODU WANG, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo
“TBA”

Apr 17
Yonghoon Lee, PhD Student

Student Seminar: Yonghoon Lee

11:00 am–1:00 pm Jones 304

Dissertation Presentation and Defense
YONGHOON LEE, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“TBA”

Apr 18
Yuming Chen, CAM PhD Student

CAM PhD Dissertation Defense: Yuming Chen

2:00–3:00 pm Jones 304

CAM Dissertation Presentation and Defense
YUMING CHEN, Computational and Applied Mathematics, University of Chicago
“Data-driven Methods for Inverse Problems: Blending Data Assimilation and Machine Learning”

Apr 19
Lexing Ying

CAM Colloquium: Lexing Ying

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

LEXING YING, Department of Mathematics and Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering, Stanford University
“TBA”

Apr 20
Kui Ren

CAM Colloquium: Kui Ren

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

KUI REN, Department of Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics, Columbia University
“TBA”

Apr 20
Xihong Lin

Statistics Colloquium: Xihong Lin

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

XIHONG LIN, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University
“Ensemble methods for testing a global null with applications to whole genome sequencing studies”

Apr 24
Sara van de Geer

Statistics Colloquium: Sara van de Geer

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

BAHADUR MEMORIAL LECTURES
Lecture 22
SARA VAN DE GEER, Department of Mathematics, ETH Zürich
“Logistic regression with small Bayes error”

May 1
Yair Goldberg, Technion University

Statistics Colloquium: Yair Goldberg

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

YAIR GOLDBERG, Department of Mathematics, ETH Zürich
“Waning immunity of the BNT162b2 vaccine and the Israeli decision on a booster campaign”

May 2
Sara van de Geer

Statistics Colloquium: Sara van de Geer

3:30–4:30 pm Jones 303

BAHADUR MEMORIAL LECTURES
Lecture 22 (May 1st and 4th)
SARA VAN DE GEER, Department of Mathematics, Seminar für Statistik (SfS), ETH Zürich
“Small noise, no regularization”

May 4
Johannes Schimidt-Hieber

Statistics Colloquium: Johannes Schmidt-Hieber

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

JOHANNES SCHMIDT-HIEBER, Department of Statistics, University of Twente
“Statistical learning in biological neural networks”

May 8
Rachel Ward

CAM Colloquium: Rachel Ward

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

RACHEL WARD, Department of Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin
“TBA”

May 11
Peng Ding

Statistics Colloquium: Peng Ding

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

PENG DING, Department of Statistics, University of California Berkeley
“Interpretable sensitivity analysis for the Baron–Kenny approach to mediation with unmeasured confounding”

May 15
Chi-Kwong Li

CAM Colloquium: Chi-Kwong Li

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

CHI-KWONG LI, Department of Mathematics, College of William and Mary
“TBA”

May 18
Russell Lyons, Department of Mathematics, Indiana University

Statistics Colloquium: Russell Lyons

4:30–5:30 pm Kent 120

BILLINGSLEY LECTURES ON PROBABILITY
RUSSELL LYONS, Department of Mathematics, Indiana University
“TBA”

May 18