### Student Seminar: Nicholas Rittler

11:00 am–12:00 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

NICHOLAS RITTLER, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“On the Relation of Bayesian Inference and PAC-Bayes Inspired Learning Procedures”

**Jan**

**29**

### Statistics Colloquium: Claire Donnat

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

CLAIRE DONNAT, Statistics Department, Stanford University

“Quantifying Uncertainty in Complex Systems with Applications to Brain Connectomics”

**Jan**

**29**

### Student Seminar: Lei Sun

10:00 am–12:00 pm Jones 303

Dissertation Presentation and Defense

LEI SUN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“Topics on the Empirical Bayes Normal Means Problem”

**Jan**

**31**

### Student Seminar: Jason Willwerscheid

1:30–2:30 pm Jones 303

PhD Dissertation Proposal

JASON WILLWERSCHEID, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“Empirical Bayes Matrix Factorization: Methods and Applications”

**Jan**

**31**

### Statistics Colloquium: Yi Sun

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

YI SUN, Department of Mathematics, Columbia University

“TBA”

**Jan**

**31**

### Student Seminar: Shentao Yang

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

SHENTAO YANG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“Beating the Market with Machine-Learning”

**Jan**

**31**

### Statistics Colloquium: Franca Hoffmann

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

Joint Seminar with CAM

FRANCA HOFFMAN, Department of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, California Institute of Technology

“Gradient Flows: From PDE to Data Analysis”

**Feb**

**3**

### Statistics Colloquium: Victor Veitch

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

VICTOR VEITCH, Department of Statistics, Columbia University

“Adapting Black-box Machine Learning Methods for Causal Inference”

**Feb**

**5**

### Statistics Colloquium: Arun Kumar Kuchibhotla

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

ARUN KUMAR KUCHIBHOTLA, Statistics Department, The Wharton School, The University of Pennsylvania

“Valid Post-selection Inference: Why and How”

**Feb**

**6**

### Student Seminar: Yi Jin

8:30–9:30 am Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

YI JIN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**10**

### Student Seminar: Xiaoyu Sun

9:00–10:00 am Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

XIAOYU SUN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**10**

### Student Seminar: Wenjing Xu

9:30–10:30 am Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

WENJING XU, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**10**

### Student Seminar: Lin Gui

2:00–3:00 pm Jones 111

Master’s Thesis Presentation

LIN GUI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**10**

### Statistics Colloquium: Peter Grunwald

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

PETER GRÜNWALD, Machine Learning, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica; Mathematical Institute, Leiden University

“Safe Testing”

**Feb**

**10**

### Student Seminar: Hanyang Peng

1:00–2:00 pm Jones 303

Master’s Thesis Presentation

HANYANG PENG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**14**

### Student Seminar: Patrick Walker

1:00–2:00 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

PATRICK WALKER, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**17**

### Student Seminar: Seung Ah Ha

2:00–3:00 pm Jones 111

Master’s Thesis Presentation

SEUNG AH HA, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**17**

### Student Seminar: Yuhei Koshino

2:45–3:45 pm Jones 111

Master’s Thesis Presentation

YUHEI KOSHINO, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**17**

### Statistics Colloquium: Colin B. Fogarty

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

COLIN B. FOGARTY, Operations Research and Statistics, MIT Sloan School of Management

“TBA”

**Feb**

**17**

### Student Seminar: Yuhan Li

2:00–3:00 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

YUHAN LI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**18**

### Student Seminar: Yijia Zhao

2:30–3:30 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

YIJIA ZHAO, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**18**

### Student Seminar: Weidi Pan

11:00 am–12:00 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

WEIDI PAN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**19**

### Student Seminar: Yuqing He

2:00–3:00 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

YUQING HE, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**19**

### Student Seminar: Margarita Orlova

2:30–3:30 pm Jones 304

Master’s Thesis Presentation

MARGARITA ORLOVA, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago

“TBA”

**Feb**

**19**

### Statistics Colloquium: Tyler H. McCormick

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

TYLER H. MCCORMICK, Departments of Statistics and Sociology, University of Washington

“TBA”

**Feb**

**19**

### Statistics Colloquium: Julia A. Palacios

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

JULIA A. PALACIOS, Departments of Statistics and Biomedical Data Science, Stanford University

“TBA”

**Feb**

**24**

### Statstics Colloquium: Marc A. Suchard

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

MARC A. SUCHARD, Departments of Biomathematics, Biostatistics and Human Genetics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

“TBA”

**Mar**

**2**

### Statistics Colloquium: Fan Li

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

FAN LI, Departments of Statistical Science, Biostatistics, and Bioinformatics, Duke University

“TBA”

**Mar**

**9**

### Billingsley Lectures on Probability: Alexei Borodin

4:00–5:00 pm

LECTURE 8

ALEXEI BORODIN, Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

More information to come.

**Apr**

**23**

### Bahadur Memorial Lectures: Sara Van De Geer

4:30–5:30 pm

LECTURE 21

SARA VAN DER GEER, Department of Mathematics, ETH Zürich

More information to come.

**Apr**

**27**

### Bahadur Memorial Lectures: Sara Van De Geer

3:30–4:30 pm

LECTURE 21

SARA VAN DER GEER, Department of Mathematics, ETH Zürich

More information to come.

**Apr**

**30**

### Workshop on Mathematical Trends in Medical Imaging

Through June 26, 2020 University of Chicago

**Jun**

**23**