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131 Mon, 7/30/2018, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-West 117
Simulation and MCMC — Contributed Papers
Section on Statistical Computing
Chair(s): Ruth Hummel, SAS Institute, JMP Division
8:35 AM An Exact Local Bouncy Particle Sampler Combined with Hamiltonian Monte Carlo Algorithms for Continuous Time Markov Chains

Tingting Zhao, University of British Columbia; Alexandre Bouchard-Côté, University of British Columbia
8:50 AM A Direct Quantile Regression
Rachel Morris, Brock University; Mei Ling Huang, Brock University
9:05 AM Evaluating Sufficient Bootstrapping for Confidence Interval Estimates: a Simulation Approach
Khairul Islam, Eastern Michigan University; Tanweer Shapla, Eastern Michigan University
9:20 AM A Resampling Approach to Assessing Solution Quality in Stochastic Optimization
Huajie Qian, Columbia University; Henry Lam, Columbia University
9:35 AM The CBD-O Model for Modeling Obesity Prevalence

Tatjana Miljkovic, Miami University; Seonjin Kim, Miami University
9:50 AM Variational Approximation for Importance Sampling

Xiao Su, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign; Yuguo Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
10:05 AM Floor Discussion