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.).

Important Dates

September 19: Course Add Date - the last date to add a course in the revision period

September 19: Deadline to Apply Online to Graduate for February 2019 (most students)

October 3: Fee Payment Deadline Fall Term

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Bo Li: “Spatially Varying Autoregressive Models for Prediction of New HIV Diagnoses” — Thursday, September 20 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Mohammad Jafari Jozani: “Quantile Regression with Nominated Samples: An example in Osteoporosis Analysis” — Thursday, September 27 at 2:45 a.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Yuliya Martsynyuk — Thursday, October 4 at 2:45 a.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Darja Barr: “Evidence Driven Best Practices for Teaching the Mathematical Sciences” — Thursday, October 11 at 2:45 a.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

Taraneh Abarin, Ph.D. (2009)

Yanqing Yi, Ph.D. (2008)