Statistical Consulting Service: Examples of Projects

Government/Industry:

  • Sample determination for fruit farms in Manitoba (how many samples are required?).
  • Power analysis and sample size calculation for an engineering consulting group.
  • Time series evaluation for transportation data.
  • Price comparison for real estate properties in Manitoba (ANOVA, Regression, and Factor Analysis.).
  • The effects of a pulp mill on the benthic invertebrates in a Manitoba river.
  • Assessment of the potential of field pea screenings as a feed for market pigs.
  • Determination of electron beam settings for producing optimal welds between alloys.
  • Analysis of factors contributing to dilution in vertical block mining.

University:

  • Reliability analysis and validation of survey questionnaires (pilot study, test, re-test, and main study).
  • Power analysis for a grant proposal on randomized controlled clinical trials in Psychology.
  • ANOVA/MANOVA Repeated Measures and Mixed Models for data analyzes.
  • Meta-analyzes for clinical trials in Health Sciences.
  • Profile of the harvest and consumption patterns of traditional foods for a northern community.
  • Chemical and sensory characterization of stored canola oils.
  • The effects of exercise on the cholesterol levels of a target population.
  • Classification of pottery shards on the basis of qualitative characteristics.
Graduations

Congratulations to our October, 2018 graduates: Jenna Tichon (Ph.D.), Kanika Grover (M.Sc.), Mohammed Kamso (M.Sc.), Inesh Munaweera Arachchilage (M.Sc.), Joynob Siddiqua (M.Sc.), Shamsia Sobhan (M.Sc.).

Upcoming Exams

STAT 2220 A01 Midterm
Wednesday, October 24 at 5:30 p.m.

STAT 1000 Midterm
Monday, October 29 at 5:30 p.m.

STAT 2000 Midterm
Monday, November 5 at 5:30 p.m.

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Julien Arino: “Duration of the "stochastic" phase of an epidemic” — Thursday, October 25 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Linglong Kong: “Optimal Smooth Approximation for Quantile Matrix Factorization” — Thursday, November 1 at 2:45 p.m..

Statistics seminar: Jenna Tichon: “Creating Student Centered Activities in the Lab and Classroom: BOPPPS and the Creation of STAT 1150” — Thursday, November 8 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Erfan Houqe: “Random effects covariance matrix modeling for longitudinal data with covariates measurement error” — Thursday, November 22 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

Melody Ghahramani, Ph.D (2007)

Robert Platt, M.Sc. (1993)