Faculty Research
  • Elif Acar: copulas and vines, nonparametric function estimation, statistical genetics
  • Katherine Davies: point processes, forest fire modelling, order statistics, censoring methodology, reliability
  • Mohammad Jafari Jozani: Statistical Learning, computational statistics, nonparametric statistics, small area estimation, statistical modeling and computation for complex data, measurement error, ranked set sampling
  • Brad Johnson: probability, stochastic processes, mathematical statistics, distribution theory of runs and patterns, sampling theory
  • Alexandre Leblanc: nonparametric function estimation, semi-parametric methods in regression, inference from sparse multinomial data, asymptotics, Bayesian methods, computational statistics, decision theory, copulas, robustness, Depth related methods
  • Saumen Mandal: optimal regression design, design of experiments, optimal response-adaptive designs, statistical inference, linear models
  • Yuliya Martsynyuk: Error-in-variables models, regression models, invariance principles and related limit theorems, self-normalized and Studentized partial sums processes, domains of attraction of normal laws, nonparametric change-point analysis, Gaussian processes
  • Zenaida Mateo: statistical computing, data diagnostics, regression analysis, educational statistics
  • Saman Muthukumarana: Bayesian methods, computational statistics, mark-recapture methods, statistics in sports, social network analysis
  • A. Thavaneswaran: inference for stochastic processes, prediction, filtering, smoothing, nonlinear time series, empirical financial time series modelling, survival analysis
  • Liqun Wang: nonlinear system identification, statistical inference and computation, Complex data models, measurement error, Monte Carlo methods, boundary crossing probabilities, first passage time, biostatistics, econometrics, environmetrics
  • Xikui Wang: Markov decision processes, bandit processes, adaptive clinical trials, biostatistics, mathematical finance
  • Po Yang: Design of experiments and biostatistics
Important Dates

February 19: Louis Riel Day (University Closed)

February 19 – February 23: Reading Week (No classes)

Upcoming Exam

STAT 1000 Midterm
Wednesday, February 28 at 5:30 p.m.

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Kevin Fraser — Thursday, March 1 at 2:45 p.m., 204 Robson Hall.

Statistics seminar: Jonathan Foord — Thursday, March 15 at 2:45 p.m., 301 Biological Sciences.

Statistics seminar: Forough Khadem — Thursday, March 22 at 2:45 p.m., 301 Biological Sciences.

PIMS lecture: Troy Day — Thursday, March 22 at 4 p.m., Robert Schultz Theatre.

Where are they now?

Cassy Dolovich, M.Sc (2014)

Benny Cheung Ying Zee, M.Sc (1984)