Mathematics and Statistics

Notice of Graduate Seminar: Introduction to Adaptive Boost

UNB

Posted: Aug 15, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Tianyi Xia (UNB) | Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 10:30 AM | Tilley Hall, Room 404 ]  Finding a strong learner with high prediction accuracy is a hard task in machine learning [...] 

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Notice of Graduate Seminar: Bradley-Terry Model for paired preference

UNB

Posted: Aug 12, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Md. Ashiqul Haque (UNB) | Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 10:30 AM | Tilley Hall, Room 404 ]  Prioritizing is a common problem in many situations where the target is to make decision on preferring an item from a set of similar items [...] 

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Notice of Graduate Seminar:The Inviscid Burgers' Equation and Shockwave Solutions Thereof

UNB

Posted: Jul 23, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


The inviscid Burgers' equation is a seemingly simple nonlinear partial differential equation [...] 

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Notice of Graduate Seminar: Meta Analysis of Observational Studies with Moderators

UNB

Posted: Jun 25, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Md. Ashiqul Haque (UNB) | Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 10:30 AM | Tilley Hall, Room 404 ]  Systematic reviews make attempt to summarise the results from original studies within a given field [...] 

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Notice of Graduate Seminar: Intraguild Predation

UNB

Posted: Jun 11, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Sana Jahedi (UNB) | Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 10:30 AM | Tilley Hall, Room 5 ]  Species interactions are important drivers of community structure in eco- logical systems [...] 

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Notice of Graduate Seminar: Introduction to Causal Inference

UNB

Posted: May 10, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


 Jingyu (Sabrina) Cui (UNB) | Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 10:30 AM | Tilley Hall, Room 404 ]  Knowing the reason why something happens is very important [...] 

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Notice of Graduate Seminar: Markov Chain Monte Carlo - Metropolis–Hastings Algorithm

UNB

Posted: May 3, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Zheng (Frank) Fu (UNB) | Tuesday, May 3, 2019 at 11:30 AM | Tilley Hall, Room 404 ]  In the 20th century, Metropolis algorithm was one of the most influential algorithms for the development and practice of science and engineering [...]

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Notice of Graduate Seminar: Farkas' Lemma

UNB

Posted: Apr 25, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Naghmeh Shahverdi (UNB) | Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 1:00 PM | Tilley Hall, Room 404 ]  Farkas’ lemma is a solvability theorem for a finite system of linear inequalities, first published in 1902 by the Hungarian mathematician Gyula Farkas [...]

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Notice of Graduate Seminar: Qualitative Analysis of a Spruce Budworm Outbreak Model

UNB

Posted: Mar 25, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Juping Ji (UNB) | Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 3:30 PM | Tilley Hall, Room 5 ]  The spruce budworm is a native insect that severely damages forest in Canada, especially, eastern Canada [...] 

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Notice of Colloquium: Today’s Practice of Applied Statistics in Health Research: A Very Slow Algorithm and How to Speed it Up

UNB

Posted: Mar 12, 2019

Category: Seminars and Colloquia


Dr. Daniel Dutton (Dalhousie University) | Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 3:30 PM | Tilley Hall, Room 224 ]  This colloquium will focus on the current practice of statistical analysis in health research using large, publicly available datasets; the Canadian Community Health Survey will be our case study[...] 

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