Boston University
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics and Statistics
Graduate Program Information
Seminar Series
Courses in Probability
and Statistics
Statistics Seminar Series -- Fall 2005
Thursday 4:00-5:00pm, Room MCS 149
(Tea served from 3:30-4:00pm, Room MCS 153)
September 15
Uri Eden (HST-MEMP, Harvard)

Point Process Filters Applied to the Analysis of Spiking Neural Systems

October 6
Harrison Zhou (Yale University)

Quantile coupling inequalities for symmetric random variables and their applications

October 11
Jiashun Jin (Purdue University)

Estimating the Proportion of non-null Hypotheses

October 17
Anna Gilbert (UMichigan, Ann Arbor)

Streaming Algorithms and Signal Recovery

November 3
Mamikon Ginovyan (Boston University and the Armenian Academy of Sciences)

Chi-square Type Goodness-of-Fit Tests for Stationary Gaussian Processes

November 10
Samuel Kou (Harvard University)

Stochastic inference in single molecule biophysics

December 1
David Chua (Boston University)

Network Kriging