Past Events

2020

Student Seminar: Yujie Chen

3:00–4:00 pm Via ZOOM

Master’s Thesis Presentation
YUJIE CHEN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Modeling Prothrombin Index for Liver Cirrhosis Patients and Its Relationship to the Survival Time”

Aug 6

Student Seminar: Mengxiong Dong

1:00–2:00 pm Via ZOOM

Master’s Thesis Presentation
MENGXIONG DONG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“An Empirical Study on Kernel Conditional Quantile Estimation Method for Stationary Processes”

Aug 6

Student Seminar: Tae Hyun Kim

11:00 am–12:30 pm Via ZOOM

Dissertation Presentation and Defense
TAE HYUN KIM, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Statistical Methods for Transcriptome Data”

Jul 17
Ran Dai

Student Seminar: Ran Dai

2:00–3:30 pm Via ZOOM

Dissertation Presentation and Defense
RAN DAI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Statistical and Algorithmic Guarantees for High Dimensional Single Index Model”

Jul 16

Student Seminar: Haoyang Liu

2:00–3:00 pm Via ZOOM

Dissertation Presentation and Defense
HAOYANG LIU, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Algorithmic and Statistical Optimality for High-Dimensional Data”

Jul 9

Student Seminar: Nathan Gill

2:00–3:00 pm Via Zoom

Master’s Thesis Presentation
NATHAN GILL, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“Mixed-Effect Location-Scale Regression Models”

Jul 8

Statistics Colloquium: Joshua Weinstein

4:00–5:00 pm Via ZOOM

JOSHUA WEINSTEIN, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago
‘Spatio-genetic Imaging with DNA Microscopy”

Jun 1
University Phoenix (solid)

MINI-SEMINARS DAY 2

4:00–5:00 pm ZOOM links provided via EMAIL

MINI-SEMINARS DAY 2
Moderators: ABBY STEVENS and DANIEL XIANG
4:00 - 4:15 pm:  YI WANG, “Literature Review on Distribution-Free Conditional Predictive Inference”
4:15 - 4:30 pm:  YI WEI, “A New Modeling Framework for Multi-Trait Mapping of Binary and Quantitative Phenotypes”
4:30  - 4:45 pm: DONGYUE XIE, “Multiple Condition Diffferential Expression Analysis for RNAseq Data”
4:45 - 5:00 pm:  LIJIA ZHOU, “Uniform Convergence of Low Norm Interpolators”

May 28
University Phoenix (solid)

MINI-SEMINARS DAY 1

4:00–5:00 pm ZOOM links provided via EMAIL

MINI-SEMINARS DAY 1
Moderators: ABBY STEVENS and DANIEL XIANG
4:00 - 4:15 pm:  CHIH-HSUAN WU, “Mixture Poisson Generalized Linear Mixed Model for Cell Type-Specific Methylation Analyhsis”
4:15 - 4:30 pm:  HUANLIN ZHOU, “Some Statistical Issues About Large-Scale Testing for Gene-Gene Interaction”
4:30 - 4:45 pm:  WANRONG ZHU, “Sharp High-Probability Bounds for SGD on Linear Model COnsidering Heavy-Tailed Noise”
4:45 - 5:00 pm:  HAI TRAN-BACH:  Mehler’s Formula, Branching Processers and Compositional Kernels of Deep Neural Networks”
5:00 - 5:15 pm:  ZEHAO NIU, “Tensor Methods Using Stochastic Approximation of Score Functions for Gaussian Processes”

May 27

Student Seminar: Yongrui Chen

10:30 am–12:00 pm Via ZOOM

Dissertation Presentation and Defense
YONGRUI CHEN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
“High-Frequency Functional Inference of Dynamic Data in Time and Frequency Domains”

May 20