Seminar Details

Seminar Details


Nov 29

3:30 pm

From Sexual Behavior to Space Weather – Undergraduate Research in Statistics

J. Morita, A.L-Cook, T. Lerud, & M. Morris


University of Washington - Department of Statistics

For a decade, the Statistics department has been involving undergraduate students in research. The topics have included air and water pollution standards, salmon habitats, positive definite functions, wavelet analysis, visualization of stochastic models, curriculum development and a lot more. In this seminar, June Morita will describe the program. Ayn Leslie-Cook and Tia Lerud will talk about their research projects, and Martina Morris will give the perspective of a research supervisor.