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198 Mon, 7/30/2018, 11:35 AM - 12:20 PM CC-West Hall B
SPEED: Nonparametric Statistics: Estimation, Testing, and Modeling — Contributed Poster Presentations
Section on Nonparametric Statistics
Chair(s): Paul McNicholas, McMaster University
Oral Presentations for this session.
1: Quantile Function Modeling Applied to Time Between Healthcare-Associated Infection Events
Jonathan R Edwards, Center for Disease Control & Prevention
2: Model Class Reliance: Variable Importance Measures for Any Machine Learning Model Class, from the
Aaron Fisher, Harvard University; Cynthia Rudin, Duke University; Francesca Dominici, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
3: Random Conditional Histogram Based Density Estimation with Applications in Probabilistic Forecasting
Rui Li, North Carolina State University; Howard D Bondell, University of Melbourne; Brian Reich, North Carolina State University
4: Tangent Field and Multi-Fractional Brownian Motion with Applications on Stock Indices
Jinqi Shen, University of Michigan; Tailen Hsing, University of Michigan
5: Consistent Goodness-of-Fit Tests for Gamma Distributions Based on Empirical Hankel Transforms
Elena Hadjicosta, Penn State University; Donald Richards, Penn State University
6: Convergence Rates of a Partition Based Bayesian Multivariate Density Estimation Method
Linxi Liu, Columbia University; Dangna Li, Stanford University; Wing Hung Wong, Stanford University
7: A Bootstrap-Based Test for Distributional Symmetry in SO(3)
Ulrike Genschel, Iowa State University; Daniel Nordman, Iowa State University; Stephen Vardeman, Iowa State University; Yalin Rao, Iowa State University
8: Approximate Inference for Large Non-Gaussian Spatial Data
Daniel Zilber, Texas A&M University; Matthias Katzfuss, Texas A&M University
9: Quantile-Optimal Treatment Regimes with Censored Data
Yu Zhou, University of Minnesota; Lan Wang, University of Minnesota; Rui Song, North Carolina State University
10: Multiple Imputation Using Denoising Autoencoders
Lovedeep Gondara
11: Coverage Probability of Empirical Likelihood for Dependent Data
Guangxing Wang, University of California, Davis; Wolfgang Polonik, University of California, Davis
12: Semiparametric Regression for Measurement Error Model with Heteroscedastic Error
Mengyan Li; Yanyuan Ma, Penn State University; Runze Li, Penn State University
13: Estimation of Regression Function Using Shannon's Entropy
Yi Mao, University of California, Riverside; Aman Ullah, University of California, Riverside
14: Wasserstein Gradients for the Temporal Evolution of Probability Distributions
Yaqing Chen, University of California, Davis; Hans Mueller, UC Davis
15: Constrained Bayesian Inference Through Posterior Projections
Sayan Patra, Duke University; David B Dunson, Duke University
17: A DCp Criterion for Nonparametric First Derivative Estimation
Sisheng Liu, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Richard Charnigo, University of Kentucky; Cidambi Srinivasan, University of Kentucky
19: Statistical Methods for the Analysis of Ventilator-Free Days
Charity Morgan