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136 Mon, 8/5/2013, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-514b
High-Dimensional Covariance and Precision Matrix Estimation — Contributed Papers
Chair(s): Margaret Carroll, NCHS/CDC
8:35 AM Band-Width Selection for High-Dimensional Covariance Matrix Estimation Yumou Qiu ; Song Xi Chen, Peking University and Iowa State University
8:50 AM Statistical Inference and Optimalities in Estimation of Gaussian Graphical Model Zhao Ren, Yale University ; Harrison Zhou, Yale University ; Tingni Sun, University of Pennsylvania ; Cun-Hui Zhang, Rutgers University
9:05 AM Thresholding Test for Bandedness of Covariance Matrices Jing He, Peking University ; Song Xi Chen, Peking University and Iowa State University
9:20 AM Law of Log Determinant of Sample Covariance Matrix and Optimal Estimation of Differential Entropy for High-Dimensional Gaussian Distributions Tengyuan Liang, University of Pennsylvania ; Tony Cai, University of Pennsylvania ; Harrison Zhou, Yale University
9:35 AM A Fiducial Approach to Sparse Covariance Estimation Wen Shi, UNC ; Jan Hannig, UNC-Chapel Hill
9:50 AM Sparse Precision Matrix Estimation via Vector Half Operator Shota Katayama, Osaka University
10:05 AM Permutation Tests for Comparison of Covariance Operators Davide Pigoli, University of Warwick ; John Aston, University of Warwick ; Ian L. Dryden, University of Nottingham ; Piercesare Secchi, Politecnico di Milano

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