Department of Mathematics and Statistics

International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics - October 5-7, 2012

Plenary Speakers

Dr. N. Balakrishnan
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
http://www.math.mcmaster.ca/bala/
Talk: Gamma Degradation Models and Applications


Dr. Jim Berger
The Arts and Sciences Professor of Statistics
Department of Statistical Science, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
http://www.isds.duke.edu/~berger/
Talk: Reproducibility of Science: P-values and Multiplicity


Dr. Marie Davidian
William Neal Reynolds Professor
Department of Statistics, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
ASA President-to-be 2013
http://www4.stat.ncsu.edu/~davidian/
Talk: More Robust Doubly Robust Estimation


Dr. Richard Davis
Howard Levene Professor of Statistics
Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
http://www.stat.columbia.edu/~rdavis/
Talk: Sparse Vector Autoregressive Modeling


Dr. Alan Gelfand
J.B. Duke Professor of Statistics and Decision Sciences
Duke University, Durham, NC USA
http://www.isds.duke.edu/~alan/
Talk: Demographic Analysis of Forest Dynamics using Stochastic Integral Projection Models


Dr. Malcolm Ross Leadbetter
Professor in the Department of Statistics and Operations Research
UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC USA
http://www.stat.unc.edu/faculty/leadbetter.html
Talk: Extremes at Sea - A Cautionary Tale


Dr. Sastry Pantula
Department of Statistics, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
NSF
ASA President- 2010
http://www4.stat.ncsu.edu/~pantula/
Talk: ABC's at NSF


Dr. P. K. Sen
Cary C. Boshamer Professor of Biostatistics
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, NC, USA
http://www.stat.unc.edu/faculty/sen.html
Talk: Statistical Perspectives in Some Genomic and Environmental Studies


Dr. Len Stefanski
Department of Statistics, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
http://www4.stat.ncsu.edu/~stefansk/
Talk: Measurement Error and Variable Selection in Parametric and Nonparametric Models


Dr. John Stufken
Department of Statistics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
http://www.stat.uga.edu/people/faculty/john-stufken
Talk: Locally Optimal Designs for Nonlinear Models