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Nov 3

3:30 pm

Controlling False Discovery Rate Via Knockoffs

Rina Foygel Barber - University of Chicago
Sponsored by Microsoft

Seminar - SMI  211 - Faculty host: Vladimir Minin


Nov 7

8:00 am

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Prestigious Prize Elena Erosheva and Carole Lee, a collaborator from the Department of Philosophy, have recently been announced as the winners of the first prize for the most creative idea submitted to the NIH's center for the scientific review contest to detect bias in peer review. Further details can be found here  
Prestigious Publication The article "World population stabilization unlikely this century," coauthored by Adrian Raftery, Hana Ševčíková, and department alumni Leontine Alkema, Bailey Fosdick, Jennifer Chunn and Nevena Lalic, was published in Science.  
Fulbright Awardee Thomas Richardson has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to visit University of Buenos Aires and Torcuato di Tella University in Argentina from September - December 2014.  
Fall Quarter Courses 220, 221, 311, 321, 340, 390, 394A, 394B, 421, 491, 502, 509, 512, 516, 521, 535, 536, 551, 570, 578, 581, 590

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