Events: Lectures

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
Lei Sun

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
Jason Willwerscheid

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
Alexei Borodin

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
Sara Van De Geer

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
Sara Van De Geer

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