PhD Exams

August 2009
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
Final Yindeng Jiang PDL C-301 Factor Model Monte Carlo Methods for General Fund-of-Funds Portfolio Management
General William P. Kleiber PDL C-301 Geostatistical Model Averaging
General Menfing Zhu PDL C-301 Portfolio Optimization and Asset Pricing with Skewed Fat-Tailed Distributions
May 2009
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
General Albert Y. Kim SIG 225 A Bayesian Surveillance System for Detecting Clusters of Non-Infectious Diseases
Final J. McLean Sloughter SMI 105 Probabilistic Weather Forecasting Using Bayesian Model Averaging
December 2008
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
Final Ahrim Youn PDL C-301 Learning Transcriptional Networks from the Integration of ChIP-chip and Expression Data in a Nonparametric Model
General Xiaoyue Niu PDL C-301 Semiparametric Copula Models for Diverse Types of Dependent Data
November 2008
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
General Arseni V. Seregin PDL C-301 Estimation of Convex-Transformed Densities
August 2008
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
Final Toby White PDL C-301 Extensions of Latent Class Transition Models with Application to Chronic Disability Survey Data
Final Leontine Alkema PDL C-301 Estimates and Projections of the Total Fertility Rate
June 2008
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
Final Audrey Qiuyan Fu KNE 019 Models and Inference of Transmission of DNA Methylation Patterns in Mammalian Somatic Cells