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Sessions Were Renumbered as of May 19.

CC-W = McCormick Place Convention Center, West Building,   CC-N = McCormick Place Convention Center, North Building
H = Hilton Chicago,   UC= Conference Chicago at University Center
* = applied session       ! = JSM meeting theme

Activity Details

185 ! Mon, 8/1/2016, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-W178b
Special Session: Section on Nonparametrics Student Paper Competition — Contributed Papers
Section on Nonparametric Statistics
Chair(s): Jianhui Zhou, Healthy Birth, Growth and Development knowledge integration (HBGDki) Community
10:35 AM A Two-Sample Test for High-Dimensional Covariance Matrices via Sparse Principal Component Analysis Lingxue Zhu, Carnegie Mellon University ; Jing Lei, Carnegie Mellon University ; Bernie Devlin, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine ; Kathryn Roeder, Carnegie Mellon University
10:50 AM Optimal Bayes Classifiers for Functional Data and Density Ratios Xiongtao Dai, Healthy Birth, Growth and Development knowledge integration (HBGDki) Community ; Hans-Georg Mueller, University of California at Davis ; Fang Yao, University of Toronto
11:05 AM Estimating Network Edge Probabilities by Neighborhood Smoothing Yuan Zhang, University of Michigan ; Elizaveta Levina, University of Michigan ; Ji Zhu, University of Michigan
11:20 AM Nonparametric Distributed Learning Architecture: Algorithm and Application Scott Bruce, Temple University ; Zeda Li, Temple University ; Hsiang-Chieh Yang, Temple University ; Subhadeep Mukhopadhyay, Temple University Fox School of Business
11:35 AM Testing Mutual Independence in High Dimension via Distance Covariance SHUN YAO, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Xianyang Zhang, Texas A&M University ; Xiaofeng Shao, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
11:50 AM Nonparametric Change-Point Detection in Multivariate Nonstationary Time Series Raanju Ragavendar Sundararajan, Texas A&M University ; Mohsen Pourahmadi, Texas A&M University
12:05 PM Floor Discussion
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