Past Events

2020

Statistics Colloquium: Fan Li

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

FAN LI, Departments of Statistical Science, Biostatistics, and Bioinformatics, Duke University
“Balancing Covariate Via Propensity Score Weighting”

Mar 9

Statistics Colloquium: Jessi Cisewski-Kehe

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

JESSI CISEWSKI-KEHE, Department of Statistics and Data Science, Yale University
“Analyzing Data Full of Holes: Topological Data Analysis”

Mar 5

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: Akihiko Nishimura

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

AKIHIKO NISHIMURA, Department of Biomathematics, University of California, Los Angeles
“Bayesian Sparse Regression for Large-scale Observational Healthcare Analytics”

Feb 25

Statistics Colloquium: Julia A. Palacios

4:00–5:00 pm Jones 303

JULIA A. PALACIOS, Departments of Statistics and Biomedical Data Science, Stanford University
“Tajima Coalescent and Statistical Summaries of Unlabeled Genealogies”

Feb 24

Student Seminar: Qi Zhu

11:00 am–12:00 pm Jones 303

Master’s Thesis Presentation
Qi Zhu, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“TBA”

Feb 20

Student Seminar: Yuwei Luo

6:00–7:00 pm Jones 226

Master’s Thesis Presentation
YUWEI LUO, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“TBA”

Feb 19

Student Seminar: Fuheng Cui

5:30–6:30 pm Jones 226

Master’s Thesis Presentation
FUHENG CUI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“How far is a gradient-based optimization algorithm from global convergence?”

Feb 19

Student Seminar: Luyi Zhou

5:00–6:00 pm Jones 226

Master’s Thesis Presentation
LUYI ZHOU, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Chebyshev and Jacobi Acceleration”

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
“Using Aggregated Relational Data to Feasibly Identify Network Structure Without Network Data”

Feb 19