Date | Speaker | Topic |

February 02, 2016, 15:30-16:30 | K.V. Harsha, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Trivandrum | Methods of Information Geometry |

February 01, 2016, 16:05-16:50 | Rahul Roy ISI Delhi | Covering of space by random sets |

October 26, 15:15-16:15 | Phil Pollet University of Queensland | Birth-death processes and orthogonal polynomials |

October 23, 16:00-17:00 | Phil Pollet University of Queensland | An SIS epidemic in large population with individual variation |

October 1, 16:00-17:00 | Gugan Thoppe TIFR Mumbai | A concentration bound for stochastic approximation via Alekseev's formula |

August 11, 15:30-16:30 | Subhamay Saha Technion - Israel Institute of Technology | Construction of Asymptotically Optimal Control for a Stochastic Network from a Free Boundary Problem |

August 10, 16:30-17:30 | Nishant Chandgotia University of British Columbia | The Hammersley-Clifford Theorem |

August 6, 16:30-17:30 | Kartick Adhikari IISc Bangalore | Equilibrium measure and gap probability for Ginibre ensemble |

August 3, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Markov chains on general state space-II |

July 27, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Markov chains on general state space-I |

February 10, 16:00-17:00 | Probal Chaudhuri, ISI Kolkata | Shape of the Earth, Motion of Planets and the Method of Least Squares |

Fall 2014 | ||

December 18, 15:30-16:30 | Hira L. Koul, Michigan State University | Goodness-of-fit tests for long memory moving-average marginal density |

December 16, 15:30-16:30 | Hira L. Koul, Michigan State University | Residual Empirical Processes |

November 06, 16:00-17:00 | Nabendu Pal, University of Louisiana at Lafayette | Estimating the Sperm Whale Population Density in the Gulf of Mexico to Study the Effect of British Petroleum Oil Spill |

September 30, 16:00-17:00 | B. Rajeev, ISI Bangalore | Martingale Representation Theorems: An Introduction |

September 29, 16:00-17:00 | B. Rajeev, ISI Bangalore | Translation Invariant Diffusions: An Introduction |

August 28, 09:30-10:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Branching Process - VI |

August 27, 09:30-10:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Branching Process - V |

August 26, 09:30-10:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Branching Process - IV |

August 14, 09:30-10:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Branching Process - III |

August 13, 09:30-10:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Branching Process - II |

August 12, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Branching Process - I |

August 07, 16:00-17:00 | Neeraja Sahasrabudhe, IIT Bombay | Synchronization Via Interacting Reinforcement |

August 07, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Brownian Process - VI |

August 06, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Brownian Process - V |

August 05, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Brownian Process - IV |

July 31, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Brownian Process - III |

July 30, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Brownian Process - II |

July 29, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Brownian Process - I |

July 22, 11:15-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Markov Chains - V |

July 21, 11:15-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Markov Chains - IV |

July 17, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Markov Chains - III |

July 16, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Markov Chains - II |

July 15, 11:30-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Markov Chains - I |

Spring 2014 | ||

April 21, 18:15-18:45 | K. Sureshkumar, IIT Bombay | A nonlinear Donsker-Varadhan variational formula |

April 21, 17:15-17:45 | Siuli Mukhopadhyay, IIT Bombay | Search Model misspecification in generalized linear models |

April 21, 15:00-15:30 | Shyamal K. De, Binghamton University | Interval Estimation of The Common Variance of Equi-correlated Normal Distributions: Two Sampling Approaches |

April 21, 14:30-15:00 | D. Yogeshwaran, Technion, Israel | Limit theory for topology of the Boolean model |

April 07, 11:00-12:00 | Kashinath Chatterjee, Visva Bharati University | Search Designs for Model Selection |

April 04, 15:30-17:00 | Kashinath Chatterjee, Visva Bharati University | Notion of Factorial and Fractional Factorial Design |

March 21, 15:00-16:00 | Shyamal Krishna De, Binghamton University | Controlling Error Rates for Multiple Hypothesis Testing in Sequential Experiments |

March 03, 16:00-17:00 | D. Yogeshwaran, Technion | Central limit theorems for some random simplicial complexes |

February 26, 14:30-15:30 | Manjunath Krishnapur, IISc Bangalore | Nodal lines of random functions - length and number |

February 25, 10:00-11:00 | Siva Athreya, ISI Bangalore | Dense graph limits under respondent-driven sampling |

February 12, 10:30-11:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Polya's urn schemes , Dirichlet priors, Ferguson measures |

February 11, 16:00-17:00 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Introduction to Markov chains - III |

February 10, 11:00-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Introduction to Markov chains - II |

February 07, 11:00-12:30 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Introduction to Markov chains - I |

February 08, 09:30-11:00 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Statistical estimation of integrals w..r.t. infinite measure |

January 31, 16:00-17:00 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State University | Statistical estimation of mean w..r.t. infinite measure |

January 07, 11:30-12:30 | Arup Bose, ISI Kolkota | Optimal fractional factorial designs and their construction |

October 22, 15:00-16:00 | Chung-yi Suen, Cleveland State University | Optimal fractional factorial designs and their construction |

August 16, 16:15-17:15 | Anup Biswas, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology | Law of large numbers for queues under earliest deadline first scheduling |

April 19, 14:40-15:10 | Koushik Saha, IISc Bangalore | Patterned random matrices |

April 19, 14:00-15:30 | Radhendushka Srivastava, Cornell University | Some new techniques of inference from time series and high dimensional data |

February 12, 15:15-16.15 | Radhendushka Srivastava, Cornell University | Spectrum estimation of continuous time processes under constraint on inter-sample spacing |

January 24, 16:00-17:00 | R. P. Srivastava, University of Kansas | The Dempster-Shafer Theory of Belief Functions for Managing Uncertainties: An Introduction |

July 11, 15:30-16:30 | K.S. Madhava Rao, University of Botswana | A distribution-free test for bivariate symmetry about a line |

April 27, 16:00-17:00 | Francesco Mainardi, University of Bologna | Completely monotone and Bernstein functions for linear viscoelastic and dielectric materials |

March 25, 16:00-17:00 | R. Gorenflo, Free University, Berlin | Continuous Time Random Walk and Subordination in Space-time Fractional Diffusion |

March 22, 16:00-17:00 | K. Balasubramanian, ISI Delhi | On the Evaluation of Certain Permanants : A New Approach |

March 20, 16:00-17:00 | K. Balasubramanian, ISI Delhi | Some Isomorphic Vector Spaces and their Applications to Probability Distributions |

January 11, 14:30 - 15:30 | Dhiman Bhadra, Worcester Polytechnic Institute | A Bayesian Semi-parametric Approach for Incorporating Longitudinal Information on Exposure History for Inference in Case-Control Studies |

October 18, 15:00-16:00 | Ram C. Tiwari, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, USA | Likelihood ratio test based method for signal detection with application to FDA's drug safety data |

August 25, 11:30-12:30 | Isha Dewan, ISI Delhi | Modeling opportunistic maintenance and repair as competing risks |

August 08, 14:30-15:30 | Madhuchhanda Bhattacharjee, University of Pune | Integrated Modelling and Inference for Heterogeneous Data |

July 20, 15:30-16:30 | Sreekar Vadlamani, TIFR Bangalore | Infinite dimentional integral geometry and its application in random fields. |

July 13, 16:30-17:30 | Somesh Kumar, IIT Kharagpur | Estimation of the Measures of the Reliability |

July 13, 15:30-16:30 | Neeraj Misra, IIT Kanpur | Optimal Redundancy Allocations in Systems and Comparison of Component and System Level Redundances |

July 08, 16:00-17:00 | Mrinal Kanti Roychowdhury, University of Texas-Pan American | Optimal points for a probability distribution on a Cantor set |

June 23, 15:00-16:30 | Madhava Rao K.S., University of Botswana | A simple nonparametric test for testing treatment versus control |

March 11, 16:00-17:30 | Vydas Cekanavicius, Vilnius University | “ Poisson Approximation for Weakly Dependent Random Variables” |

January 05, 15:00-16:00 | Satrajit Roychoudhury, Novartis Pharmaceutical Company, NJ | Bivariate Semiparametric Bayesian Approach for Finding Minimum Effective Dose and Maximum Safe Dose |

October 13, 11:30-12:30 | Santosh N. Kabadi, University of New Brunswick | Linearization of QAP and QTSP: Characterizations and Efficient Algorithms |

August 12, 15:30-16:30 | Amitava Mukherjee, Umeå University | A Nonparametric Partially Sequential Test for Monitoring Phase-II Location under Pair-wise Dependence between Two Phases |

January 21, 15:00-15:30 | Sue Lewis, University of Southampton | Design of experiments for Generalised Linear Models |

January 21, 16:00-16:30 | Dave Woods, University of Southampton | Blocked Experimental Designs for a Non-Normal Response |

January 18, 12:30-13.15 | Rajendran Narayanan, Cornell university | Shrinkage estimation in the Lasso set up |

January 18, 15:30-16:30 | Rituparna Sen, UC Davis | Functional Data Analysis for Volatility |

December 24, 16:30-17:30 | Shmuel Friedland, University of Illinois, Chicago | Matchings, permanents and their random approximations |

October 08, 10:00-11:00 | Kalyan Das, University of Calcutta | Exact and Approximate Inferences for Joint modeling of Time to Event Data and Repeated Ordinal Scores subject to Nonlinear Mixed-Effects Models |

October 07, 15:30-16:30 | Kalyan Das, University of Calcutta | Mixed Models for Ordinal Data: A Pharmacokinetic Study on the Effectiveness of Drug for the Reduction of Epileptic Seizures |

October 07, 15:30-16:30 | Kalyan Das, University of Calcutta | Mixed Models for Ordinal Data: A Pharmacokinetic Study on the Effectiveness of Drug for the Reduction of Epileptic Seizures |

January 05, 15:00-16:00 | IIM Bangalore | A Bayesian Analysis for Longitudinal Semi-continuous Data with an Application to an Acupuncture Clinical Trial |

September 07, 16:00-17:00 | Pulak Ghosh, IIM Bangalore | A Bayesian Analysis for Longitudinal Semi-continuous Data with an Application to an Acupuncture Clinical Trial |

August 25, 15:00-16:00 | Anthony Hayter, University of Denver | Topics in Inferential Statistics - II |

August 24, 15:00-16:00 | Anthony Hayter, University of Denver | Topics in Inferential Statistics - I |

August 19, 11:15-12:15 | Ishapathik Das, IIT Bombay | Model Based Algorithms for Phase I Clinical Trials for Cancer Patients |

August 06, 15:00-16:00 | K.S.Madhava Rao, University of Botswana | Measures and Tests for Volatility in Market Sentiments Related to BSE SENSEX Indices |

July 13, 15:30-16:30 | Kashinath Chatterjee, Visva Bharati University | Optimality Results on Orthogonal Arrays Plus p Runs
for s Factorial Experiments^{m} |

March 05, 16:00-17:00 | Kashinath Chatterjee, Visva Bharati University | E(s-optimal Supersaturated Designs for ^{2})2-level Factors Based on Hadamard Matrices |

January 27, 15:00-16:00 | Hira L. Koul, Michigan State University | Goodness-of-fit Testing Under Long Memory - II |

January 23, 14:30-15:30 | Hira L. Koul, Michigan State University | Goodness-of-fit Testing Under Long Memory |

September 19, 15:00-16:00 | Rajeeva L. Karandikar, Cranes Software International Limited | Fat Tailed Distributions, Copulas and their Role in Value-at-Risk Measurement |

August 12, 15:00-16:00 | Krishna B. Athreya, Iowa State Universtiy & IISc Bangalore | Preferential Attachment Random Graphs with General Weight Function and General Input Sequence |

July 28, 15:00-16:00 | Sujit Sahu, University of Southampton | Fusing Point and Areal Level Space-Time Data with Application to Wet Deposition |