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2013 Robert Bohrer Memorial Workshop in Statistics

Date Nov 14, 2013
Time 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  
Location Beckman Institute, Room 1005
Sponsor Department of Statistics
Phone 333-2167
Event type Seminar/Symposium
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Robert Bohrer Student Workshop in Statistics

November 14, 2013

1005 Beckman Institute


1:00 - 1:20

Srijan Sengupta

Spectral Clustering in Heterogeneous Networks Using the Stochastic Blockmodel

1:20 - 1:40

Jin Wang

Approximate Algorithms for Bayesian Variable Selection

1:40 - 2:00

Dan Sewell

Latent Space Models for Dynamic Networks

2:00 – 2:05

Short Break

2:05 - 2:25

Xuan Bi

Sufficient Dimension Reduction for Longitudinal Data

2:25 - 2:45

Yeonwoo Rho

Unit Root Testing with Piecewise Locally Stationary Errors


Sky Andrecheck

Baseball Analyst

Cleveland Indians

Statistics and Sabermetrics: Advanced Analytics inside Major League Baseball


Break for refreshments and presentation of awards

3:45 - 4:15

Jingfei Zhang

Norton Prize Winner

Structure Detection in Networks

4:15 - 5:00

Yuhong Yang

Professor, School of Statistics

University of Minnesota

Model Selection, Model Combining, and Rate of Convergence for High-Dimensional Regression

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