Recent Publications

Publications from selected department members since 2016.

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  • Amiri, S., Jafari Jozani, M. and Modarres, R. (2018). Randomly Selected Order Statistics in Ranked Set Sampling: less expensive comparable alternative to simple random sampling. Environmental and Ecological Statistics. Accepted , 1-20.
  • Brad C. Johnson. Approximations for discrete scan statistics on i.i.d. and Markov dependent Bernoulli trials. In Glaz, J. & Koutras, M. V. (Eds.), Handbook of Scan Statistics. Springer, New York, NY, 2018.
  • Jafari Jozani, M., Ayilara, O.F., Leslie, B. (2018). Quantile Regression with Nominated Samples: An Application to a Bone Mineral Density Study. Statistics in Medicine. Accepted , 1–18.
  • Azimaee, P., Jafari Jozani, M., Maddahi, Y., Zareinia, K. and Sutherland, G.R. (2017). Nonparametric Bootstrap Technique for Calibrating Surgical SmartForceps: Theory and Application. Expert Review of Medical Devices 14 (10), 833–843.
  • Azimaee, P., Jafari Jozani, M., Maddahi, Y., Zareinia, K. and Sutherland, G.R. (2017). Calibration of an instrumented surgical forceps using bootstrap technique: A comparative study. Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (CMBEC40)2017 , 1-5.
  • E. Torkashvand, Jafari Jozani, M. and Torabi, M. (2017). Clustering in Small Area Estimation with Area-Level Linear Mixed Models. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A 180 (4), 1253–1279.
  • Fan J, Kong L, Wang L, Xiu N. (2017). Variable selection in sparse regression with quadratic measurements. Statistica Sinica, forthcoming.
  • Hatefi, A. and Jafari Jozani, M. (2017). Proportion estimation based on a partially rank ordered set sample with multiple concomitants in a breast cancer study. Statistical Method in Medical Research 26 (6), 2552–2566.
  • Hatefi, A. and Jafari Jozani, M. (2017). Information content of partially rank-ordered set samples. Advances in Statistical Analysis (AStA) 101 (2), 117-149.
  • Janani, H., Jafari Jozani M. and Kordi, B. (2017). Classification of Simultaneous Multiple Partial Discharge Sources Based on Probabilistic Interpretation Using a Two-Step Logistic Regression Algorithm. IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 24 (1), 54–65.
  • Jin, Zhiyong and Wang, Liqun (2017). First Passage Time for Brownian Motion and Piecewise Linear Boundaries. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability 19, 237-253.
  • Kroeker, K., Widdifield, J., Muthukumarana, S., Jiang, D. and Lix, L. (2017). Model-based methods for case definitions from administrative health data: application to rheumatoid arthritis. BMJ open 7 (6), e016173.
  • Mandal, S., Torsney, B. and Chowdhury, M. (2017). Optimal designs for minimising covariances among parameter estimators in a linear model. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 59 (3), 255-273.
  • Muthukumarana, S., Martell, D. and Tiwari, R.C. (2017). Meta Analysis of Binary Data with Excessive Zeros in Two-arm Trials. Under Review.
  • Balakrishnan, N., Davies, K., Keating, J. and Mason, R. (2016). Pitman closest estimators based on convex linear combinations of two contiguous order statistics, pp. 17–38. Springer.
  • E. Torkashvand, Jafari Jozani, M. and Torabi, M. (2016). Constrained Bayes Estimation in Small Area Models with Functional Measurement Error. TEST 25 (4), 710–730.
  • Fan J, Kong L, Wang L, Xiu N. (2016). The uniqueness and greedy method for quadratic compressive sensingThe uniqueness and greedy method for quadratic compressive sensing. 2016 IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA), 808-815.
  • Kpekpena, C. and Muthukumarana, S. (2016). Bayesian Analysis of Binary Data in Two-arm Trials. Under Review.
  • Kuwornu, J.P., Lix, L.M., Quail, J.M., Forget, E., Muthukumarana, S., Wang, X.E., Osman, M. and Teare, G.F. (2016). Identifying Distinct Healthcare Pathways During Episodes of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations. Medicine, 95 (9), e2888.
  • Li, Daniel H and Wang, Liqun (2016). A weighted simulation-based estimator for incomplete longitudinal data models. Statistics & Probability Letters 113, 16–22.
  • Martsynyuk, Yu.V. (2016). Testing for change in the mean via convergence in distribution of sup-functionals of weighted tied-down partial sums processes. Mathematical Methods of Statistics 25, 219–232.
  • Martsynyuk, Yu.V. and Tuzov, E. (2016). Exploring functional CLT confidence intervals for a population mean in the domain of attraction of the normal law. Acta Mathematica Hungarica 148, 493–508.
  • Muthukumarana, S. and Tiwari, R.C. (2016). Meta-Analysis using Dirichlet Process. Statistical Methods in Medical Research 25 (1), 352-365.
  • Nazari, S., Jafari Jozani, M. and Kharrati-Kopaei, M (2016). Distribution Function Estimation With Partially Rank-Ordered Set Samples: Estimating mercury level in fish using length frequency data. Statistics: A Journal of Theoretical and Applied Statistics 50 (6), 1387–1410.
  • Nematollahi, N. and Jafari Jozani, M. (2016). On risk unbiased estimation after selection. Brazilian Journal of Probability and Statistics 30 (1), 91-106.
  • S. Amiri, Jafari Jozani, M. and Modarres, R. (2016). Exponentially Tilted Empirical Distribution For Bootstrapping Ranked Set Samples. Journal of the Korean Statistical Society 45 (2), 176-187.
  • Volterman, W., Balakrishnan, N., Davies, K. and Ng, H.K.T. (2016). Exact Nonparametric Meta-Analysis of System Lifetime Data with Known Signatures. IEEE Transactions on Reliability 65, 796–801.
  • White, J. and Davies, K. (2016). Minimal-Maximal Correlation-Type Goodness-of-Fit Tests. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation 86, 2157–2164.
  • Wickramasinghe, L. and Muthukumarana, S. (2016). Assessing Non-Inferiority Hypothesis in Two-Arm Trials with Log-normal Data. SM Journal of Biometrics and Biostatistics 1 (1), 1-11.
Important Dates

March 20: Start of Summer term registration

March 30: Good Friday (University Closed)

April 1: Easter Sunday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

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.

Statistics seminar: Iraj Yadegari — Thursday, April 5 at 2:45 p.m..

Where are they now?

Wan-Chen Lee, Ph.D. (2014)

Jeffrey Alan Sloan, Ph.D. (1991)