### Statistics Special Colloquium: Daniel Sanz-Alonso

4:00–5:00 pm John Crerar Library 390

Thursday, October 10, 2024, at 4:00 PM, in John Crerar Library 390, 5730 S. Ellis Avenue

Statistics Special Colloquium

Daniel Sanz-Alonso, Department of Statistics, Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics, University of Chicago

“Ensemble Kalman Methods and Structured Operator Estimation”

**Oct**

**10**

### Statistics Colloquium: Nilanjan Chatterjee

11:30 am–12:30 pm Jones 303

Monday, October 14, 2024, at 11:30 AM, in Jones 303, 5747 South Ellis Ave.

Pre-Seminar refreshments will be served at 11:00 AM in Jones 303

Nilanjan Chatterjee, Biostatistics and Genetic Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

“Heterogeneous Transfer Learning and Applications to Genomics”

**Oct**

**14**

### Statistics Colloquium: Andrea Montanari

11:30 am–12:30 pm Jones 303

Monday, October 21, 2024, at 11:30 AM, in Jones 303, 5747 South Ellis Ave.

Statistics Colloquium

Andrea Montanari, Department of Statistics and Department of Mathematics, Stanford University

“TBA”

**Oct**

**21**

### Student Seminar: Aaron Ludkowski

11:00–11:30 am Jones 304

Wednesday, October 30, 2024, at 10:30 AM, in Jones 304, 5747 S. Ellis Avenue

Master’s Thesis Presentation

Aaron Ludkowski, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“Knapsacks and Basketball: A Cost-Driven Analysis of NCAA Men’s Tournament Teams”

**Oct**

**25**

### Statistics Colloquium: Ming Yuan

11:30 am–12:30 pm Jones 303

Monday, October 28, 2024, at 11:30 AM, in Jones 303, 5747 South Ellis Ave.

Statistics Colloquium

Ming Yuan, Department of Statistics, Columbia University

“Tensors in High Dimensional Data Analysis: Opportunities and Challenges”

**Oct**

**28**

### Student Seminar: Guilherme (Will) Biem

10:30–11:00 am Jones 111

Wednesday, October30, 2024, at 10:30 AM, in Jones 111, 5747 S. Ellis Avenue

Master’s Thesis Presentation

Guilherme (Will) Biem, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

““Dynamic Covariance Shrinkage Estimators for High Dimensional Time Series”“

**Oct**

**30**

### Statistics Colloquium: Brian Reich

11:30 am–12:30 pm Jones 303

Monday, November 4, 2024, at 11:30 AM, in Jones 303, 5747 South Ellis Ave.

Statistics Colloquium

Brian Reich, Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University

“TBA”

**Nov**

**4**

### Statistics Colloquium: Susan Murphy

11:30 am–12:30 pm Jones 303

Monday, November 11, 2024, at 11:30 AM, in Jones 303, 5747 South Ellis Ave.

Statistics Colloquium

Susan Murphy, Departments of Statistics and of Computer Science, Harvard University

“TBA”

**Nov**

**11**

### Statistics Colloquium: Ilias Diakonikolas

11:30 am–12:30 pm Jones 303

Monday, November 18, 2024, at 11:30 AM, in Jones 303, 5747 South Ellis Ave.

Statistics Colloquium

Ilias Diakonikolas, Departments of Statistics and of Computer Science, University of Wisconsin- Madison

“TBA”

**Nov**

**18**

### Statistics Colloquium/Joint with Human Genetics: Augustine Kong

4:00–5:00 pm KCBD 1103

Wednesday, November 20, 2024, at 4:00 PM, in KCBD 1103, 900 E 57th St.

Joint Colloquium with Human Genetics

Augustine Kong, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Oxford University

“TBA”

**Nov**

**20**

### Student Seminar: Kiho Park

9:30–11:00 am Jones 111

Thursday, November 21, 2024, at 9:30 AM, in Jones 111, 5747 S. Ellis Avenue

PhD Dissertation Proposal Presentation

Kiho Park, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Nov**

**21**