Statistics Seminar
We hold Statistics seminars at 12 pm on Fridays using Zoom meetings. Please check our Spring 2021 schedule
Day: Every Friday
Time: 12  1 pm
Location: Zoom
This seminar focuses on statistics including topics related to teaching and learning of statistics at the undergraduate level. Presentations on new developments in statistics as well as innovative lessons and advances in statistics education research are welcome.
Graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to attend!

Spring 2021

Feb 5: Sameer Deshpande, Massachusets Institute of Technology, VCBART: Bayesian trees for varying coefficients

Feb 12: Hon Yiu So, University of Waterloo, Statistical inference for oneshot device testing data

March 5: Robert Sigley, Texas State University

March 12: Theresa Büchter, Andrew Eichler, University of Kassel, Germany; TrainBayes  Improving Bayesian Reasoning

March 26: Shuying Sun, Texas State University, Statistical and Bioinformatic Analysis of Breast Cancer CoMethylation Pattern

April 9: David Sankoff, University of Ottawa, Canada, Ancestral gene order reconstruction after whole genome doubling, massive gene loss and extensive genome rearrangement.

April 30: Vivian Li, Rutgers University, Statistical methods for analyzing alternative splicing from RNA sequencing data