### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### CAM Colloquium: Kui Ren

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

KUI REN, Department of Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics, Columbia University

“TBA”

**Apr**

**20**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**

### 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**