Department of Statistics Colloquium Series
Spring 2000
Note: All colloquia will be held at 4:00pm in LeConte 210B unless
otherwise noted. Refreshments are served at 3:30pm in LeConte 213.
- January 20:
George Roussas ,
University of California, Davis.
"Asymptotic Behavior and Exponential
Approximation of the Likelihood Function".
- Friday, January 28:
Edsel A.Peña,
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
at Bowling Green State University
"Estimation with Recurrent Data Accruing from a Sum-Quota Sampling
Scheme"(requires acrobat 4.0)
Please note day and time change: Friday at 3:30 instead of Thursday at 4:00. Refreshments will be served at 3:00.
- February 4:
Partha Lahiri,
Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln. "Jackknifing the Mean Squared Error of An Empirical Best
Small-Area Predictor" Please note day and time change: Friday at 3:30 instead of Thursday at 4:00. Refreshments will be served at 3:00.
- February 17:
Brian Habing, University of South Carolina, Department of
Statistics. "On the Need for Negative Local Item
Dependence".
- February 24:
Margaret Nemeth, Monsanto.
"Statistical Consulting in an Industrial Agricultural Research
Environment".
- March 16: Deb Sinha Department of
Biometry,at Medical University of South Carolina "Bayesian Analysis of Survival Data with a
Surviving Fraction".
- March 23: Walter W.
Piegorsch, University of South
Carolina, Department of Statistics
"Hierarchical Statistical Modeling in Environmental
Toxicology"
- Friday, April 7: Ping Sa,
Department of Mathematic and
Statistics, University of North
Florida. "Testing the Variance of Non-Normal
Distributions"Please note day and time change: Friday at 3:30 instead of Thursday at 4:00.
Refreshments will be served at 3:00.
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