PhD Exams

December 2022
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General Nicholas Irons Statistical estimation and decision-making for the COVID-19 pandemic
November 2022
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Final Aaron J Baraff Likelihood-based haplotype frequency modeling using variable-order Markov chains
General Zhaoqi Li Estimation and inference of optimal policies
General Steven Wilkins-Reeves Learning in Latent Variable Models
General Jerry Wei Graphs for Statistical Learning and Modeling
September 2022
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Final Lang Liu Statistical Divergences for Learning and Inference: A Non-Asymptotic Viewpoint
August 2022
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Final Gang Cheng Missing Data Methods for Observational Health Dataset
Final Kunhui Zhang Statistical Methods for Clustering and High Dimensional Time Series Analysis
Final Wenyu Chen Causal Structure Learning in High Dimensions
July 2022
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Final Aaron Osgood-Zimmerman Spatio-Temporal Models, Inference and Computing for Public Health Applications
April 2022
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General Alan Min Statistical methods for genomic sequencing data
General Michael Pearce Statistical methods for preference learning
March 2022
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General Nathan G Welch Probabilistic Forecasts of International Bilateral Migration Flows
February 2022
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General Anna Neufeld Testing data-driven hypotheses
General Daphne Liu Statistical Methods for Estimating and Projecting the Effect of Policy Interventions on Demographic Outcomes