Recent Publications

Publications from selected department members since 2015.

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  • 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. In Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (CMBEC40) 2017 pp. 1-5.
  • Azimaee, P., Jafari Jozani, M., Maddahi, Y., Zareinia, K. and Sutherland, G.R. (2017). Nonparametric Bootstrap Technique for Calibrating Surgical SmartForceps: Theory and Application. Revision Submitted.
  • 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. Accepted for Publication., 1-27.
  • 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). Information content of partially rank-ordered set samples. Advances in Statistical Analysis (AStA) 101 (2), 117-149.
  • Hatefi, A., Reid, N., Jafari Jozani, M. and Ozturk, M. (2017). Finite Mixture Modeling, Classification and Statistical Learning with Order Statistics. Submitted., 1–29.
  • 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.
  • Janani, H., Kordi, B. and Jafari Jozani, M. (2017). Separation and Diagnosis of Simultaneous Time-resolved Partial Discharge Signals Based on Orthogonal Expansions Using Laguerre Polynomials. Technical Report.
  • 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.
  • 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. Accepted, In press.
  • Omidvar, S., Jafari Jozani, M. and Nematollahi, N. (2017). Judgment Post-Stratification for Finite Mixture Modeling: An Application to a Bone Mineral Density Analysis. Technical Report. To be submitted, 1–17.
  • Torkashvand, E. and Jafari Jozani, M. (2017). Constrained Empirical Bayes Estimation in Multiplicative Area-Level Models with Risk Analysis Under an Asymmetric Loss Function. Technical Report, 1-21.
  • 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.
  • Hatefi, A. and Jafari Jozani, M. (2016). Proportion estimation based on a partially rank ordered set sample with multiple concomitants in a breast cancer study. Statistical Method in Medical Research. Accepted for publication, 1-22.
  • 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.
  • Muthukumarana, S., Martell, D. and Tiwari, R.C. (2016). Meta Analysis of Binary Data with Excessive Zeros in Two-arm Trials. Under Review.
  • 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, Accepted.
  • Nourmohamaddi M., Jafari Jozani M. and Johnson, B.C. (2015, August). Nonparametric confidence intervals for quantiles with randomized nomination sampling. Sankhya A 77 (2), 408-432.
  • Hatefi, A., Jafari Jozani, M. and Ozturk, M. (2015). Mixture Model Analysis of Partially Rank Ordered Set Samples: Estimating the Age Groups of Fish from Length-Frequency Data. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics 42 (3), 848–871.
  • K. Yan, X. Xu, X. Liu, X. Wang, S. Hua, C. Wang, and X. Liu (2015). The associations between maternal factors during pregnancy and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a meta-analysis. Pediatr. Blood Cancer 62, 1162-1170.
  • Muthukumarana, S. and Evans, M. (2015). Bayesian Inference in Two-arm Trials Using Relative Belief Ratios. Pharmaceutical Statistics 14 (6), 471-478.
  • Nourmohammadi, M., jafari Jozani, M. and Johnson, B.C. (2015). Nonparametric confidence intervals for quantiles with randomized nomination sampling. Sankhya A 77 (2), 408-432.
  • Nourmohammadi, M., Jafari Jozani, M. and Johnson, B.C. (2015). Distribution free tolerance intervals with randomized nomination samples: Applications to mercury contamination in fish. Statistical Methodology 26, 16–33.
  • Shokrzadeh, S., Jafari Jozani, M. , Bibeau, E. and Molinski, T. (2015). An Energy Storage Sizing Algorithm for Base-load Power Generation of Wind Farms. Energy, The International Journal 89, 793–802.
  • Swartz, T.B., Gill, P.S. and Muthukumarana, S. (2015). A Bayesian Approach for the Analysis of Triadic Data in Cognitive Social Structures. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series C 64 (4), 593-610.
  • Torkashvand, E., Jafari Jozani, M. and Torabi, M. (2015). Pseudo-Empirical Bayes Estimation of Small Area Means Based on the James-Stein Estimation in Linear Regression Models with Functional Measurement Error. Canadian Journal of Statistics 43 (2), 265-287.
  • Vincent, K. and Muthukumarana, S. (2015). A New Approach to Inference in Multi-Survey Studies with Unknown Population Size. arXiv:1401.6849.
  • Xu, Kun, Ma, Yanyuan and Wang, Liqun (2015). Instrument Assisted Regression for Errors in Variables Models with Binary Response. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics 42 (1), 104–117.
  • Y. Yi and X. Wang. Statistical inference following response‐adaptive randomization. In O. Sverdlov, Modern Adaptive Randomized Clinical Trials: Statistical, Operational, and Regulatory Aspects 251 – 267. CRC Biostatistics Series, 2015.
  • Zhang, S, Zheng, X, Chen, JM, Chen, Z, Dan, B, Yi, X, Wang, L and Wu, G (2015). A global carbon assimilation system using a modified ensemble Kalman filter. Geoscientific Model Development 8, 805–816.
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STAT 1000 A03 Final
Friday, August 25 at 1:30 p.m.

STAT 2000 A01 Final
Friday, August 25 at 6:00 p.m.

Upcoming Seminar

Statistics seminar: Naitee Ting: “Design of Dose-Response Clinical Trials” — Thursday, September 21 at 2:45 p.m., 301 Biological Sciences.

Where are they now?

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

Shirley Mills, M.Sc. (1970)