Seminar Series

The Department of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics hosts a weekly seminar series during the Fall and Spring semesters of each academic year on Fridays, 11 AM – 12 PM in School of Public Health and Information Science room 103 (unless otherwise noted). The seminar schedule below lists speakers for the upcoming semester and has links to abstracts for each seminar. You can also look at the archived schedule to view speakers from past semesters.

 

Spring 2018 Director: Subhadip Pal, PhD

1/19/2018
Title: "A Bayesian Framework for Modeling Data on the Stiefel Manifold"

1/26/2018
Title: "Spatiotemporal mixed effect modeling and its applications"
Speaker: Soutik Ghosal, PhD Candidate, Department of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, University of Louisville

2/2/2018
Title: "Model Transfer Across Additive Manufacturing Processes via Mean Effect Equivalence of Lurking Variables"
Speaker: Arman Sabbaghi,PhD, Department of Statistics, Purdue University

2/16/2018
Title: "Spatiotemporal mixed effect modeling and its applications"
Speaker: Qi Zheng, PhD, Department of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, University of Louisville

2/23/2018
Title: TBA
Speaker: Ming Li, PhD, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Indiana University Bloomington

3/16/2018
No Seminar: Spring Break

3/23/2018
Title: "Computation of Maximum Likelihood Estimates for the Negative Binomial Distribution"
Speaker: Ryan Gill, PhDDepartment of Mathematics, University of Louisville

3/30/2018
Title: "Studying crime trends in the United States in the 21st century"
Speaker: Xuwen Zhu, PhDDepartment of Mathematics, University of Louisville

4/6/2018
Title: "A spatial Bayesian approach to cortical surface task FMRI analysis"
Speaker: Amanda Mejia, PhDDepartment of Statistics, Indiana University Bloomington

4/13/2018
Title: "A Bayesian double fusion spatio-temporal model for resting-state brain connectivity using joint functional and structural data"
Speaker: Hakmook Kang, PhDDepartment of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University

4/20/2018
Title: "Bayesian variable selection for multi-outcome models through shared shrinkage"
Speaker: Debamita Kundu, PhD Candidate, Department of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, University of Louisville

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