Statistics Seminar Speaker Ngoc Tran, 12/5/14

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Friday Dec 05 2014

Statistics Seminar Speaker Ngoc Tran, 12/5/14

2:30pm

The Statistics Seminar Speaker for December 5, 2014 will be Ngoc Tran from the University of Texas at Austin.

Title: Combinatorial Methods in Statistics

Abstract: Statistical applications provide many interesting questions of discrete nature. In this talk we discuss a wide range of combinatorial problems stemming from three specific applications: ranking from pairwise comparisons, size-biased sampling and decoding grid cells in mammalian brain. 

Refreshments will be served after the seminar in 1181 Comstock Hall.