PhD Exams

June 2011
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General Tatiana A Maravina PDL C-301 Factor Models with Non-Normality: Robust, Skewed Distribution MLE and Bayes Estimation
May 2011
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General Charles R. Doss DEN 205 Nonparametric Mode Estimation via the Log-Concave Shape Constraint
General Anna Klimova CDH 223B Relational Models for Contingency Tables
Final Le Bao GUG 204 Statistical Models for Estimating and Predicting HIV/AIDS Epidemics
General Cici Xi Chen Bauer PDL C-301 Bayesian Modeling of Survey Data in Space and Time
February 2011
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General Albert Y. Kim PDL C-301 Nonparametric Estimation of the Bivariate Survivor Function
December 2010
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General Robin J. Evans PDL C-301 Parametrizations of Discrete Graphical Models
November 2010
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General Julia A. Palacios Roman PDL C-301 Bayesian Nonparametric Inference of Population Trajectories with Gaussian Processes
General Mark C Wheldon GUG 204 Estimating Population Size and Demographic Parameters with Uncertainty
October 2010
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Final Gail E. Potter PDL C301 Estimating Social Contact Networks to Improve Influenza Simulation Models
September 2010
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General Jonathan C. Gruhl PDL C-301 Modeling Longitudinal Multivariate Data with Mixed Outcomes: Hierarchical Latent Trait and Individual-Level Mixture Models
August 2010
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Final Minfeng Zhu PDL C-301 Portfolio Optimization with Tail Risk Measures and Non-Normal Returns
Final Xiaoyue Niu PDL C-301 Covariance Estimation in the Presence of Diverse Types of Data
July 2010
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Final William P. Kleiber PDL C-301 Geostatistical Model Averaging for Probabilistic Quantitative Precipitation Forecasting
May 2010
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Final Arseni V. Seregin EEB 403 Convex Analysis Methods in Shape Constrained Estimation
February 2010
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General Ranran Wang EEB 403 Bayesian Inference of Exponential-Family Models for Social Networks
General Lei Xu PDL C-301 Nonparametric Estimation of the Bivariate Survivor Function