Events

Chao Gao, Assistant Professor

Statistics Colloquium: Chao Gao

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

CHAO GAO, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Detection and Recovery of Sparse Signal Under Correlation”

Oct 3
Eckhardt Research Center

Big Data and Machine Learning in Econometrics, Finance, and Statistics

Through October 8, 2022 William Eckhardt Research Center (ERC), Room 161

Organized by the University of Chicago Stevanovich Center for Financial Mathematics.

No registration needed.

SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Rina Foygel Barber, University of Chicago, Chao Gao, University of Chicago,  Roger Lee, University of Chicago, Per Mykland, University of Chicago, Niels Nygaard, University of Chicago, Rebecca Willett, University of Chicago, Dacheng Xiu, University of Chicago, Lan Zhang, University of Illinois at Chicago.

Oct 6
Daniela Witten, University of Washington

Statistics Colloquium: Daniela Witten

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

DANIELA WITTEN, Departments of Biostatistics and Statistics, University of Washington
“Double dipping: problems and solutions, with application to single-cell RNA-sequencing data”

Oct 10
Philippe Rigollet, MIT

Statistics Colloquium: Philippe Rigollet

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

PHILIPPE RIGOLLET, Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“The sample complexity of learning transport maps”

Oct 17
Zongming Ma, Department of Statistics and Data Science, University of Pennsylvania

Statistics Colloquium: Zongming Ma

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

ZONGMING MA, Department of Statistics and Data Science, the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
“Matching and integration of datasets with low-rank signals and applications in single-cell data analysis”

Oct 24
Hongtu Zhu, University of North Carolina

Statistics Colloquium: Hongtu Zhu

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

HONGTU ZHU, Department of Biostatistics, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina
“Statistical Analysis of Shape Data in Large-Scale Biomedical Studies”

Oct 31
Kathryn Roeder, Carnegie Mellon University

Statistics Colloquium: Kathryn Roeder

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

KATHRYN ROEDER, Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University
“Title of talk TBA”

Nov 7
Will Fithian, University of California, Berkeley

Statistics Colloquium: Will Fithian

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

WILL FITHIAN, Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley
“Title of talk TBA”

Nov 14
Mladen Kolar, Associate Professor, University of Chicago Booth School

Statistics Colloquium: Mladen Kolar

4:30–5:30 pm Jones 303

MLADEN KOLAR, Econometrics and Statistics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
“Title of talk TBA”

Nov 28