The UVic Mathematics Competition is held annually in the fall. The 17th competition will be held on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 between 4:00-6:00 pm in David Strong Building C108. There are monetary prizes. To participate, just show up. The competition is open to all undergraduate students at UVic, including first year students. In the past some prizes were won by first year students.
Keelin Greenlaw of UVic received the CANSSI-sponsored Best Paper Award entitled “Empirical Bayes Multivariate Group-Sparse Regression for Brain Imaging” at the 2015 Statistical Society of Canada Student Conference. Keelin is co-supervised by Mary Lesperance and Farouk Nathoo. Congratulations Keelin!
Keelin Greenlaw of UVic (4th from the right) receives the CANSSI-sponsored Best Paper Award entitled “Empirical Bayes Multivariate Group-Sparse Regression for Brain Imaging”. (Photo credit: Peter Macdonald)
Farouk Nathoo has co-authored one of the most downloaded Journal of Mathematical Psychology articles. The title of the article is Bayesian alternatives to null-hypothesis significance testing for repeated-measures designs.