Past Events

2020

Graduate Research Opportunities for Women 2020

All day

September 13, October 18 and 24
University of Chicago

The GROW 2020 conference is aimed at female-identified undergraduate students who may be interested in pursuing a graduate degree in the mathematical sciences. The conference is open to undergraduates from U.S. colleges and universities, including international students.  Visit: https://mathematics.uchicago.edu/grow2020/ for detailed information and updates.

Oct 18

Statistics Colloquium: Rahul Mazumder

4:00–5:00 pm Via Zoom

RAHUL MAZUMDER, Operations Research and Statistics Group, MIT Sloan School of Management
“Sparse Regression at Scale: Convex and Mixed Integer Programming Perspectives”

Oct 12

IMSI Online Conference

Through October 9, 2020

The Institute for Mathematical and Statistical Innovation (IMSI), a new NSF-funded mathematical sciences research institute on campus, will be hosting an online conference on October 7-9.

Oct 7

Statistics Colloquium: Sven Wang

4:00–5:00 pm Via Zoom

SVEN WANG, Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics at the University of Cambridge
“On Polynomial-Time Computation of High-Dimensional Posterior Measures by Langevin-Type Algorithms”

Oct 5

Orientation Week Events

Through September 25, 2020 Via Zoom

Orientation for new students runs from September 21-25, 2020.

Sep 21

Autumn Quarter Graduate Student Registration

Through September 25, 2020

Autumn Quarter Graduate Student Registration opens for new and continuing students at 8:30 a.m.

Sep 21

Student Seminar: Takintayo Akinbiyi

Time TBA Via ZOOM

Dissertation Presentation and Defense
TAKINTAYO AKINBIYI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Equal Local Levels—A Global Testing Approach With Application To Trans eQTL Detection”

Sep 18

Student Seminar: Weihao Li

10:00–11:00 am Via Zoom

Master’s Thesis Presentation
WEIHAO LI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Estimation of Latent Factors for High-Dimensional Time Series”

Sep 18

Graduate Research Opportunities for Women 2020

All day

September 13, October 18 and 24
University of Chicago

The GROW 2020 conference is aimed at female-identified undergraduate students who may be interested in pursuing a graduate degree in the mathematical sciences. The conference is open to undergraduates from U.S. colleges and universities, including international students.  Visit: https://mathematics.uchicago.edu/grow2020/ for detailed information and updates.

Sep 13

Student Seminar: Keshav Vemuri

10:00–11:00 am Via Zoom

Master’s Thesis Presentation
KESHAV VEMURI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Predictive Value Generalization Bounds”

Sep 4