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Reports published 2010-current, 2000-2009, 1990-1999, 1980-1989.
Technical Report no. 629 (679 KB)
clustvarsel: A Package Implementing Variable Selection for Model-based Clustering in R
Luca Scrucca and Adrian E. Raftery
October 2014

Technical Report no. 628 (435 KB)
Dynamic Model Averaging in Large Model Spaces
Luca Onorante and Adrian E. Raftery
October 2014

Technical Report no. 627 (407 KB)
A higher-order LQ decomposition for separable covariance models
David Gerard and Peter Hoff
October 2014

Technical Report no. 626 (1258 KB)
Predicting Extinction or Explosion in a Galton-Watson Branching Process with Power Series Offspring Distribution
Peter Guttorp and Michael D. Perlman
September 2014

Technical Report no. 625 (429 KB)
Equivariant minimax dominators of the MLE in the array normal model
David Gerard and Peter Hoff
August 2014

Technical Report no. 624 (513 KB)
The stability of a good clustering
Marina Meila
June 2014

Technical Report no. 623 (402 KB)
Equivariant and scale-free Tucker decomposition models
Peter Hoff
December 2013

Technical Report no. 622 (522 KB)
Latent Space Models for Multiview Network Data
Michael Salter-Townshend and Tyler McCormick
December 2013

Technical Report no. 621 (17866 KB)
Joint inference of identity by descent along multiple chromosomes from population samples
Chaozhi Zheng, Mary Kuhner and Elizabeth Thompson
November 2013

Technical Report no. 620 (136 KB)
Probability Scoring and Uncertainty Modeling in Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis
Shuguang Song, You Ren and Paul D. Sampson
September 2013

Technical Report no. 619 (239 KB)
State counts for short Markov chains
Steven B. Gillispie
September 2013

Technical Report no. 618 (27648 KB)
Bayesian inference of local trees along chromosomes by the sequential Markov coalescent
Chaozhi Zheng, Mary Kuhner and Elizabeth Thompson
August 2013

Technical Report no. 617 (698 KB)
Testing for nodal dependence in relational data matrices
Alexander Volfovsky and Peter Hoff
June 2013

Technical Report no. 616 (293 KB)
Testing and Modeling Dependencies Between a Network and Nodal Attributes
Bailey K. Fosdick and Peter Hoff
June 2013

Technical Report no. 615 (276 KB)
Approximating the Conway–Maxwell–Poisson Distribution Normalization Constant
Steven B. Gillispie and Christopher G. Green
June 2013

Technical Report no. 614 (816 KB)
Global Rates of Convergence of the MLES of Log-Concave and S-Concave Densities
Charles Doss and Jon A. Wellner
June 2013

Technical Report no. 613 (3283 KB)
Latent space models for networks using Aggregated Relational Data
Tyler McCormick and Tian Zheng
June 2013

Technical Report no. 612 (271 KB)
Estimating Population Size Using the Network Scale Up Method
Rachael Maltiel, Adrian E. Raftery and Tyler McCormick
June 2013

Technical Report no. 611 (228 KB)
Covariate and Newton-Raphson Adjustments for a Normal Correlation Coefficient When the Variances are Known
Bailey K. Fosdick and Michael D. Perlman
April 2013

Technical Report no. 610 (799 KB)
Variance-Stabilizing and Confidence-Stabilizing Transformations for the Normal Correlation Coefficient with Known Variances
Bailey K. Fosdick and Michael D. Perlman
February 2013 Revised(March 2013)

Technical Report no. 609 (495 KB)
Building Interpretable Classi ers with Rules using Bayesian Analysis
Benjamin Letham, Cynthia Rudin, Tyler McCormick and David Madigan
December 2012 Revised(August 2014)

Technical Report no. 608 (440 KB)
Likelihoods for Fixed Rank Nomination Networks
Peter Hoff, Bailey K. Fosdick, Alexander Volfovsky and Katherine Stovel
December 2012

Technical Report no. 607 (328 KB)
Latent demographic profi le estimation in hard-to-reach groups
Tyler McCormick and Tian Zheng
November 2012

Technical Report no. 606 (410 KB)
Separable Factor Analysis with Applications to Mortality Data
Bailey K. Fosdick and Peter Hoff
November 2012

Technical Report no. 605 (196 KB)
Bayesian sandwich posteriors for pseudo-true parameters
Peter Hoff and Jon Wakefield
October 2012

Technical Report no. 604 (409 KB)
Clustering South African Households Based on their Asset Status Using Latent Variable Models
Damien McParland, Isobel Gormley, Samuel J. Clark, Tyler McCormick, Chodziwadziwa Kabudula and Mark Collinson
October 2012

Technical Report no. 603 (435 KB)
Global Rates of Convergence of the MLE for Multivariate Interval Censoring
Jon A. Wellner
October 2012

Technical Report no. 602 (821 KB)
Extinction or Explosion in a Galton-Watson Branching Process: Testing or Prediction?
Peter Guttorp and Michael D. Perlman
September 2012

Technical Report no. 601 (604 KB)
Predicting Extinction or Explosion in a Galton-Watson Branching Process
Peter Guttorp and Michael D. Perlman
September 2012 Revised(June 2013)

Technical Report no. 600 (312 KB)
Strong log-concavity is preserved by convolution
Jon A. Wellner
September 2012

Technical Report no. 599 (409 KB)
Hierarchical array priors for ANOVA decompositions
Alexander Volfovsky and Peter Hoff
August 2012

Technical Report no. 598 (510 KB)
Convergence of Linear Functionals of the Grenander Estimator under Misspecification
Hanna Jankowski and Jon A. Wellner
July 2012

Technical Report no. 597 (1512 KB)
mclust Version 4 for R: Normal Mixture Modeling for Model-Based Clustering, Classification, and Density Estimation
Chris Fraley, Adrian E. Raftery, Thomas Brendan Murphy and Luca Scrucca
June 2012

Technical Report no. 596 (448 KB)
Marginally Specified Priors for Nonparametric Bayesian Estimation
David C. Kessler, Peter Hoff and David B. Dunson
April 2012

Technical Report no. 595 (718 KB)
Chernoff's Density is Log-Concave
Fadoua Balabdaoui and Jon A. Wellner
March 2012

Technical Report no. 594 (466 KB)
Stochastic Comparisons Among Conditional Processes Derived from a Semiexplosive Galton-Watson Branching Process
Michael D. Perlman
March 2012 Revised(May 2013)

Technical Report no. 593 (313 KB)
Efficient Testing and Estimation in Two Lehmann Alternatives to Symmetry-at-Zero Models
Jon A. Wellner and W J Hall
February 2012

Technical Report no. 592 (567 KB)
Weighted likelihood estimation under two-phase sampling
Takumi Saegusa and Jon A. Wellner
January 2012

Technical Report no. 591 (1404 KB)
Estimating the Correlation in Bivariate Normal Data with Known Variances and Small Sample Sizes
Bailey K. Fosdick and Adrian E. Raftery
January 2012

Technical Report no. 590 (4403 KB)
A Semiparametric Approach to Mixed Outcome Latent Variable Models: Estimating the Association between Cognition and Regional Brain Volumes
Jonathan Gruhl, Elena Erosheva and Paul Crane
January 2012

Technical Report no. 589 (4736 KB)
Dealing with rotational invariance in Bayesian confirmatory factor analysis
Elena Erosheva and S. McKay Curtis
December 2011 Revised(May 2013)

Technical Report no. 588 (544 KB)
Modeling Criminal Careers as Departures from a Unimodal Population Age-Crime Curve
Donatello Telesca, Elena Erosheva, Derek Kreager and Ross Matsueda
December 2011

Technical Report no. 586 (340 KB)
Information bounds for Gaussian copulas
Peter Hoff, Xiaoyue Niu and Jon A. Wellner
October 2011

Technical Report no. 585 (445 KB)
Five NSASAG Problems with Discussion
Michael D. Perlman
October 2011

Technical Report no. 584 (165 KB)
Efficient Selection of Binary Choice Bundles with Cost Considerations
Steven B. Gillispie and Michael D. Perlman
September 2011

Technical Report no. 583 (497 KB)
The Use of Sampling Weights in Bayesian Hierarchical Models for Small Area Estimation
Cici Chen, Thomas Lumley and Jon Wakefield
April 2011

Technical Report no. 582 (156 KB)
Multivariate detection of gene-gene interactions
Indika Rajapakse, Michael D. Perlman, John Hansen and Charles Kooperberg
March 2011

Technical Report no. 581 (881 KB)
Graphcuts for General Quadratic Binary Problems
Hoyt Koepke, Marina Meila and Robert Johnson
March 2011

Technical Report no. 580 (694 KB)
Estimating Demographic Parameters with Uncertainty from Fragmentary Data
Mark Wheldon, Adrian E. Raftery, Samuel J. Clark and Patrick Gerland
March 2011

Technical Report no. 579 (322 KB)
A Local Maximual Inequality under Uniform Entropy
Aad van der Vaart and Jon A. Wellner
December 2010

Technical Report no. 578 (5549 KB)
Squaring the Circle and Cubing the Sphere: Circular and Spherical Copulas
Michael D. Perlman and Jon A. Wellner
December 2010

Technical Report no. 577 (3561 KB)
Estimators of Fractal Dimension: Assessing the Roughness of Time Series and Spatial Data
Tilmann Gneiting, Hana Sevcikova and Donald B. Percival
December 2010

Technical Report no. 576 (303 KB)
Parallelizing A Convergent Approximate Inference Method
Ming Su and Elizabeth Thompson
October 2010

Technical Report no. 575 (267 KB)
Reverse Exchangeability and Extreme Order Statistics
Yindeng Jiang and Michael D. Perlman
October 2010

Technical Report no. 574 (268 KB)
Separable covariance arrays via the Tucker product, with applications to multivariate relational data
Peter Hoff
August 2010

Technical Report no. 573 (2226 KB)
Estimating the Size of Populations at High Risk of HIV in Bangladesh Using a Bayesian Hierarchical Model
Le Bao, Adrian E. Raftery and Amala Reddy
August 2010

Technical Report no. 572 (1062 KB)
Fast Inference for the Latent Space Network Model Using a Case-Control Approximate Likelihood
Adrian E. Raftery, Xiaoyue Niu, Peter Hoff and Ka Yee Yeung
July 2010

Technical Report no. 571 (692 KB)
Geostatistical model averaging for locally calibrated probabilistic quantitative precipitation forecasting
William Kleiber, Adrian E. Raftery and Tilmann Gneiting
June 2010

Technical Report no. 570 (1590 KB)
Locally Calibrated Probabilistic Temperature Forecasting Using Geostatistical Model Averaging and Local Baysian Model Averaging
William Kleiber, Adrian E. Raftery, Jeffrey Baars, Tilmann Gneiting, Clifford Mass and Eric P. Grimit
May 2010

Technical Report no. 569 (507 KB)
Nonparametric Estimation of Multivariate Scale Mixtures of Uniform Densities
Marios Pavlides and Jon A. Wellner
May 2010

Technical Report no. 568 (177 KB)
Uniqueness of the maximum likelihood estimator for k-monotone densities
Arseni Seregin
January 2010

Technical Report no. 567 (526 KB)
Efficient Testing Operations on Dynamic Graph Structures using Strong Hash Functions
Hoyt Koepke and Elizabeth Thompson
March 2010

Technical Report no. 553 (196 KB)
Local equivalences of distances between clusterings
Marina Meila
February 2010