**February 12, 2010, Carslaw 351: Andrei Volodin
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Western Australia

**Asymptotic Probability for the Deviations of Dependent Bootstrap Means from the Sample Mean**

**March 5, 2010:
Thomas Fung
**

Department of Statistics, Macquarie University

**Modelling and Estimation for Bivariate Financial Returns**

**March 19, 2010:
Michael Stewart
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney

**Using normal mixtures for density estimation **

**April 16, 2010:
Vivek Jayaswal
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney

**Identifying the optimal number and arrangement of rate matrices over a phylogenetic tree **

**April 30, 2010:
John Robinson
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney

**Robust permutation tests**

**May 14, 2010:
Terry Speed
**

Division of Bioinformatics, The Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

**Correcting for Unwanted Variation in Microarray Data**

**May 21, 2010:
Gery Geenens
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New South Wales

**Who deserved the 2008-2009 Belgian Football Champion title? A semiparametric answer**

**May 24, 2010 (Monday!):
Anne Shiu
**

Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley

**The Cyclohedron Test for Finding Periodic Genes in Time Course Expression Studies **

**June 4, 2010:
Bruce Brown
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New South Wales

**Cramer-von Mises smoothing of covariate curves**

**August 6, 2010:
Philip Kokic
**

Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics, CSIRO

**Multivariate quantiles, expectiles and M-quantiles**

**August 27, 2010:
Scott Sisson
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New South Wales

**Adaptive optimal scaling of Metropolis-Hastings algorithms**

**September 17, 2010:
John Ormerod
**

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney

**Skew-Normal Variational Approximations **

**September 24, 2010:
Ross Sparks
**

Mathematics, Informatics and Statistic, CSIRO

**How to detect spatio-temporal clusters very quickly?**

**October 22, 2010:
Timothy L. Bailey
**

Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland

**Statistical pattern discovery in ChIP-seq data**

**October 29, 2010:
Gillian Heller
**

Department of Statistics, Macquarie University

**Random sums regression - which level do we analyse?**

**December 15, 2010, ****4-5pm in LT104 in the New Law School (AMSI sponsored lecture)**:
Denise Lievesley

School of Social Science & Public Policy, King's College London, UK

**The role of an International Statistician**

Enquiries about the Statistics Seminar should be directed to
Uri Keich.