Student Seminars

Autumn Quarter 2022

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TUESDAY, December 2, 2022, at 10:00 AM, via ZOOM
Dissertation Proposal Presentation
YUHAN PHILIP LIU, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Novel Frameworks for Change Point Analysis Under Irregular Conditions"

THURSDAY, November 17, 2022, at 2:00 PM, via ZOOM
Master's Thesis Presentation
CHENG PENG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"LASSO-Driven Simultaneous Inference on High Dimensional Dependent Data"

WEDNESDAY, November 16, 2022, at 1:30 PM
Dissertation Proposal Presentation
JOONSUK KANG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Learning Meaningful Representations of Data with Empirical Bayes Methods"

TUESDAY, November 8, 2022, at 2:00 PM, Jones 303
Master's Thesis Presentation
WEISHI WANG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"GAN-MC: a Variance Reduction Tool for Derivatives Pricing"

MONDAY, November 7, 2022, at 11:00 AM, via ZOOM
Master's Thesis Presentation
XUEQING WEI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Different Methods for Dynamic Extreme Value-at-Risk Estimation"

MONDAY, October 31, 2022, at 11:00 AM, via ZOOM
Master's Thesis Presentation
ZHUOYING HUANG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Mark to Market Value at Risk"

THURSDAY, October 27, 2022, at 2:00 PM, via ZOOM
Master's Thesis Presentation
XUAN LIN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"An Application of Dynamic Asymmetric Exponential Power Distributions on Value-at-risk Estimation"

WEDNESDAY, October 26, 2022, at 1:00 PM, via ZOOM
Master's Thesis Presentation
ZEXUAN ZHANG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Prediction of Return at Different Stock Levels"

THURSDAY, October 20, 2022, at 2:00 PM, via ZOOM
Master's Thesis Presentation
JIANI SONG, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Difference Approaches for VaR Estimation: Relative Performance in Three Emerging Asian Markets"

THURSDAY, October 20, 2022, at 11:00 AM, via ZOOM
Master's Thesis Presentation
MICHELLE LI, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Trajectory Exploration and Inference for scRNA-seq Data on Whole versus Endpoints Only Trajectories"

FRIDAY, October 14, 2022, at 4:30 PM, in Jones 226
Master's Thesis Presentation
XIAOYU LEI, Department of Statistics,  The University of Chicago
"How to Get a Discrete Uniform Distribution From a Biased Coin?"

WEDNESDAY, September 14, 2022, at 12:00 PM, in Jones 304
Dissertation Presentation and Defense
ANDREW GOLDSTEIN, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"A Variational Bayesian Approach for Combining Weak Learners into a Strong Learner in Regression Problems"


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