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Special Seminar: Scalable Bayesian Inference with Hamiltonian Monte Carlo

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 16:00 to 17:00
Michael Betancourt, Principle Research Scientist with Symplectomorphic, LLC
Statistics Seminar
Beaty Museum Auditorium

Bayesian analysis of continuous time Markov chains with applications to phylogenetics

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Tingting Zhao, UBC Statistics PhD Student
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Adjusting for Bias Induced by Informative Dose Selection Procedures

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Nancy Flournoy, University of Missouri (Columbia, MO); Assaf Oron, Institute for Disease Modeling (Bellevue, WA)
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Measuring the Impact of Nonignorability in Intensive Longitudinal EMA Data with Non-Monotone Nonresponse

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Hui Xie, Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, SFU; Maureen and Milan Ilich/Merck Chair in Statistics for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Spatial extremes: a conditional approach

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Dr. Jenny Wadsworth, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Methods for Preferential Sampling in Geostatistics

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Daniel Dinsdale, UBC Statistics Ph.D. student
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Approximate Bayesian Forecasting

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 16:00 to 17:00
Professor Brendan Mccabe, Management School, University of Liverpool
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

R-vine copula based quantile regression

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Nicole Barthel, PhD candidate, Technische Universitait Muenchen
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

UBC Statistics M.Sc. Co-op Student Presentations (2)

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 16:00 to 17:00
Boyi Hu and Wayne Wang
Statistics Seminar
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

20 Years of Data Science: Music, Genomics, and Hurricane Maria

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 16:00
Dr. Rafael Irizarry (Professor, Applied Statistics, Harvard & Dana-Faber Cancer Institute)
Statistics Seminar
Hugh Dempster Pavilion, Room 110

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