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Student Seminar Series

The Student Seminar Series is a student-operated platform where graduate students can present their research to their peers and practice their presentation skills and faculty have an opportunity to present their research to a student audience. The organizers, Chi-Kuang Yeh (chi-kuang.yeh@uwaterloo.ca) and Chris Salahub (csalahub@uwaterloo.ca) welcome inquiries from any interested students and faculty.

Seminars listed as To Be Announced (TBA) will be updated as their title and abstracts become available.   

Spring 2021 seminars:

All times are listed in Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Date  Speaker Title

May 19, 2021

Start: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Online

Chris Salahub
PhD student in Statistics

How not to decompose a matrix 

May 26, 2021

Start: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Online

Xiyue Han
PhD student in Actuarial Science

The Hurst roughness exponent and its model-free estimation

June 16, 2021

Start: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Online

Grace Tompkins
PhD student in Biostatistics

Facilitating Shared Decision Making for Medical Treatments Through Multiple Attribute Decision Making (MADM)

June 23, 2021

Start: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Online

Wenling Zhang
PhD student in Statistics

Causal Inference with Marginal Structural Models

June 30, 2021

Start: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Online

Dylan Spicker
PhD student in Statistics

TBA

July 7, 2021

Start: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Online

Nam-Hwui Kim
PhD student in Statistics

TBA