Seminars

WhenSpeakerTopic
Oct 3/14
12:00am
Paul Brennan What proportion of oropharynx cancers are caused by hpv, and can we use hpv antibodies to identify them early?
Apr 29/14
2:30pm
Wenyu Jiang A nonparametric test for treatment-biomarker interaction based on local partial likelihood
Apr 4/14
10:30am
Mohammad Jozani Mixture model analysis of partially rank ordered set samples: age groups of fish from length-frequency data
Mar 4/14
3:30pm
Douglas Steinley Variance (and other properties) of the adjusted Rand index
Nov 29/13
2:30pm
Radford Neal Speeding up R with multithreading, task merging, and other techniques
Nov 1/13
2:30pm
Stefan Steiner Monitoring medical outcomes with weighted estimating equations
Mar 22/13
2:30pm
Antonio Punzo Closed likelihood ratio testing procedures to assess similarity of covariance matrices
Mar 8/13
2:30pm
Martin Burda Large copula based factorization in Bayesian multivariate infinite mixture models
Mar 1/13
2:30pm
Christiane Lemieux Quasi-Monte Carlo sampling
Feb 15/13
2:30pm
Ian McLeod Better statistical demonstrations with Mathematica
Nov 16/12
1:30pm
Zuoheng Wang Quasi-likelihood score based genetic association analysis in samples of related individuals
Nov 2/12
1:30pm
Douglas Woolford Detecting and assessing temporal changes and spatial patterns in the seasonality of forest fire risk in Canada
Oct 19/12
1:30pm
Simona Minotti Cluster-weighted modelling
Oct 5/12
1:30pm
Herbert Pang Pathway analysis & improved discriminant analysis of microarray data from genomic expression omnibus
Apr 3/12
2:30pm
Fahima Nekka A rational quantitative approach to determine the best dosing regimen for a target therapeutic effect. a unified formalism for antibiotic evaluation
Mar 30/12
3:30pm
Rob Deardon Computationally efficient forms of individual-level models for large-scale spatial infectious disease systems.
Mar 27/12
2:30pm
Ayesha Ali Challenges in modelling longitudinal data
Mar 21/12
10:30am
Tomas Jochym-O\'Connor The stability of magic state distillation against errors in Clifford gates
Mar 16/12
4:00pm
Lin Zhang Scoring rules for assessing calibration and sharpness in spatio-temporal epidemic models (one of two talks)
Mar 16/12
3:30pm
Irene Vrbik Model based clustering with the skewed t-distribution (one of two talks)