Infectious disease transmission and genomic data: who infected whom?

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Caroline Colijn, Professor & Canada 150 Research Chair, SFU
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

2018-19 Constance van Eeden Lecture: The Blessings of Multiple Causes

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 17:30 to 18:30
van Eeden Invited Speaker David Blei, Columbia University
Statistics Seminar
Room 2012, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall, UBC)

Prediction based on conditional distributions of vine copulas

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Bo Chang, UBC Statistics Ph.D. student
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

CANCELLED: Geo-dependent spatial models of infectious disease transmission

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Rob Deardon, Associate Professor of Biostatistics, University of Calgary
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Clustering and modelling of phase variation for functional data

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Eric Fu, UBC Statistics PhD Student
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Statistical Inference for Cataloging the Visible Universe

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Jeffrey Regier, Postdocoral Researcher, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Preferential attachment and neutral random graphs: statistically useful generative models of network data

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Benjamin Bloem-Reddy
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Support points – a new way to reduce big and high-dimensional data

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Simon Mak, Postdoctoral Fellow, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Connections between optimization and sampling

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Daniel Paulin, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Mendelian randomization: A comprehensive statistical approach and applications to preventing heart disease

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Qingyuan Zhao, Postdoctoral Fellow, Statistics Department of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

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