PhD Exams

August 2009
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
Final Pavel N. Krivitsky LOW 115 Statistical Models for Social Network Data and Processes
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
July 2008
Event Type Speaker Building Room Time Title
Final Krista J. Gile EEB 403 Inference in Network-Based Respondent-Driven Sampling