Faculty Research Articles

2015 Faculty Publications 

Amiri, S., Jafari Jozani and Modarres, R. (2015). Exponentially Tilted Empirical Distribution for Bootstrapping Ranked Set Samples.  Journal of the Korean Statistical Society. 1-20.

Barbarino, A. and Bura, E. (2015). Forecasting with sufficient dimension reductions. Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2015-074. Washington: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, http://dx.doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2015.074.
 
Barut, E. and Wang, H. (2015). Comments on ``An adaptive resampling test for detecting the presence of significant predictors" by I. McKeague and M. Qian. The Journal of American Statistical Association, 110, 1442-1445.
 
Bura, E. and Forzani, L. (2015).  Sufficient reductions in regressions with elliptically contoured inverse predictors. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 110(509), 420-434.
 
Bernhardt, P. W., Zhang, D. and Wang, H. (2015). A fast EM algorithm for fitting joint models of a binary response and multiple longitudinal covariates subject to detection limits, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 85, 37-53.
 
Dupis, D., Sun, Y. and Wang, H. (2015). Detecting change-points in temperature extremes: the story for the U.S. northeast coast, Statistics and Its Interface, 8, 19-31
 
Ebrahimi, N., Soofi, E. S. and Soyer, R. (2015) “Information Theory and Bayesian Reliability Analysis: Recent Advances,” Advances in Complex Data Modeling and Computational Methods in Statistics, Springer-Verlag. (A. Paganoni and P. Secchi, Eds), pp. 87-102.
 
Gastwirth, J.L.Xu, W. and Pan, Q. (2015). Statistical methods for evaluating minority under-representation on juries and venires: Analysis of the conflicting inferences drawn from the same data in People v. Bryant and Ambrose v. Booker. Law, Probability & Risk, 14(4), 279-304.  
 
Chen, J., Li, D., Liang, H. and Wang, S.J. (2015). Semiparametric GEE analysis in partially linear single-index models for longitudinal data. Annals of Statistics, 43, 1682-1715.
 
Hu, F., Hu, Y., Ma, W., Zhang L.X. and Zhu, H. (2015). Statistical inference of adaptive randomized clinical trials for personalized medicine. Clinical Investigation, 5, 415-425.
 
Hu, J., Zhu, H. and Hu, F. (2015). A Unified Family of Covariate-Adjusted Response-Adaptive Designs Based on Efficiency and Ethics. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 110, 357-367.
 
Jang, W. and Wang, H. (2015). A semiparametric Bayesian approach for quantile regression with clustered data, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 84, 99-115.
 
Li Q, Qin, H., Li Z., and Zheng G. (2015). Statistical Methods for Design and Analysis of Linkage Studies, Advanced Medical Statistics, 889-913, World Scientific.
 
Lian, H., Liang, H. and Carroll, R. (2015). Variance function partially linear single-index models. JRSSB, 77, 171-194.
 
Liu, Z. Yin, J. and Hu, F. (2015). Covariate-adaptive designs with missing covariates in clinical trials. Science in China, Series A, 58, 1191-1202.
 
Ma, S. J., Carroll, R.,Liang, H. and Xu, S. Z. (2015). Generalized additive coefficient models for gene-environment interactions.  Annals of Statistics, 43, 2102-2131.
 
Ma, W., Hu, F. and Zhang, L.X. (2015). Testing Hypotheses of Covariate-Adaptive Random- ized Clinical Trials. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 110, 669-680.
 
Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2015).  Asymptotic properties of protected nodes in random recursive trees. Journal of Applied Probability, 52, 1–8.
 
Mather K.J., Pan Q., Knowler W.C., Funahashi T., Bray G.A., Arakaki R., Falkner B., Sharma K., and Goldstein B.J. (2015). Treatment-induced changes in plasma adiponectin do not affect urinary albumin excretion in the Diabetes Prevention Program cohort. Plos One, 10(8), e0136853.
 
Modarres, R. (2015). Poisson Interpoint Distances.  Statistics and Probability Letter. 113-123.
 
Nayak, T. K. and Sinha, B. (2015). An Appreciation of Balanced Loss Functions via Regret Loss. Commun. Statist.- Theory Meth., 44, 607-616.
 
Nayak, T. K., Zhang, C. and Adeshiyan, S. A. (2015). Emerging Applications of Randomized Response Concepts and Some Related Issues. Model Assisted Statistics and Applications, 10, 335-344.
 
Pang, L., Lu, W. and Wang, H. (2015). Local Buckley-James estimator for the heteroscedastic accelerated failure time model, Statistica Sinica, 25, 863-877.
 
Papandonatos G.D., Pan Q., Pajewski N., Delahanty L.M., Peter I., Erar B., Ahmad S., Harden M., Chen L., Fontanillas P., Wagenknecht L., Kahn S., Wing R., Jablonski K., Huggins G., Knowler W., Florez J., McCaffery J., Franks P. (2015). Genetic predisposition to weight loss & regain with lifestyle intervention: Analyses from the Diabetes Prevention Program & the Look AHEAD randomized controlled trials. Diabetes Care, 64, 4312-4321.
 
Soyer, R., Aktekin, T. and Kim, B. (2015) “Bayesian Modeling of Time Series of Counts with Business Applications,” Handbook of Discrete-Valued Time Series, (R. Davis, S. Holan, R. Lund and N. Ravishanker, Eds), pp. 245-266.
 
Tang, Y. and Wang, H. (2015). Penalized regression across multiple quantiles under random censoring, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 141, 132-146.
 
Wang, H. and Li, D. (2015). Estimation of Extreme Conditional Quantiles in Dey, D. and Yan, J. (Eds), Extreme Value Modeling and Risk Analysis: Methods and Applications (pp 319-337), Chapman and Hall/CRC.
 
Yang, M. and Modarres, R. (2015). Multivariate Tests of Uniformity. Statistical Papers. DOI 10.1007/s00362-015-0715-x, 1-13.
 
Yao, W., Graubard, B., and Li, Z. (2015). Estimation of the Area Under the ROC Curve with Complex Survey Data, Statistics in Medicine, 34: 1293-1303. 
 
Zhang, L., Wang, H. and Zhu, Z. (2015). Composite change point estimation for bent line quantile regression, Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, DOI 10.1007/s10463-015-0538-5, 1–24.
 
Zhang, P., Chen, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2015). Characterization of the moments of balanced triangular urn schemes via an elementary approach. Statistics and Probability Letters, 96, 149-153.
 
Zheng, G., Li, Z., Geller, N.L. (2015). A Conversation with Robert C. Elston, Statistical Science, 30: 258-267. 
 
Zhou, H. and Nayak, T. K. (2015). On The Equivariance Criterion in Statistical Prediction. Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 67, 541-555.
 
Zhou, J., Zhang, Z., Li, Z., and Zhang, J. (2015). Coarsened Propensity Scores and Hybrid Estimators for Missing Data and Causal Inference, International Statistical Review, 83: 449-471.
 
Zhou, M., Wang, H. and Tang, Y. (2015). Sequential change point detection in linear quantile regression models, Statistics and Probability Letters, 100, 98–103.
 

2014 Faculty Publications 

Aktekin, T. and Soyer, R. (2014) “Bayesian Analysis of Abandonment in Call Center Operations”, Applied Stochastic Models for Business & Industry, Vol. 30, pp. 141-156.
 
Barut, E., and Powell, W. B. (2014) Optimal learning for sequential sampling with non-parametric beliefs, Journal of Global Optimization, 58 (3), 517-543.
 
Bernhardt, P. W., Wang, H. and Zhang, D. (2014). Flexible modeling of survival data with covariates subject to detection limits. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 69, 81-91.
 
Cheung, S.H. Zhang, L.X., Hu, F. and Chan, W.S. (2014). Covariate-adjusted response- adaptive designs for generalized linear models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 149, 152-161.
 
Delahanty, L.M., Pan, Q., Jablonski, K.A., Aroda, V.R., Watson, K., Bray, G.A., Kahn, S.E., Florez, J.C., Perreault, L. and Franks, P.W. (2014). Effects of weight loss, weight cycling and weight loss maintenance on diabetes incidence and cardiometabolic traits in the diabetes prevention program. Diabetes Care, 37(10), 2738-45.
 
Donkor, E. A., Mazzuchi, T. A., Soyer, R. and Robinson, J. A. (2014) “Urban water demand forecasting: A state-of-the-art review,”  Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, Vol. 140, pp. 146-159.
 
Ebrahimi, N., Jalali, N. Y, Soofi, E. S. and Soyer, R. (2014) “Importance of Components for a System", Econometric Reviews, Vol. 33, pp. 395-420.
 
Ekin, T., Polson, N. G. and Soyer, R. (2014) “Simulation-based Two-stage Stochastic Programming with Recourse”,  Decision Analysis, Vol. 11, pp. 250-264.
 
Fan, J., Fan, Y., and Barut, E. (2014) Adaptive Robust Variable Selection, Annals of Statistics, 42 (1), 324–351.
 
Gastwirth, J.L. Xu, W. and Pan. Q. (2014). Did the Michigan Supreme Court Appreciate the Implications of Adopting the “Disparity of the Risk” Measure of Minority Representation in Jury Pools in People v. Bryant? Statistics and Public Policy, 1, 129-132.
 
Gopaladesikan, M., Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2014). Building random trees from blocks. Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 28, 67-81.
 
Gopaladesikan, M., Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2014). On the asymptotic joint occurrence of a collection of motifs in random recursive trees. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 16, 863-884.
 
Hu, F., Hu, Y., Ma, Z. and Rosenberger, W.F. (2014). Adaptive Randomization for balancing covariates. Wiley. Iner. Comput. Stat. . Volume 6, Issue 4, pages 288303.
 
Hwang, H., Fuchs, M. Itoh, Y. and Mahmoud, H. (2014). Corner preference parking. Journal of Applied Probability, 51, 971-989.
 
Ieva, F., Ekin, T., Ruggeri, R. and Soyer, R. (2014) “Application of Bayesian Methods in Detection of Healthcare Fraud”, Chemical Engineering Transactions, Vol. 33, pp. 151-156.
 
Jiang, L., Bondell, H. and Wang, H. (2014). Interquantile shrinkage and variable selection in quantile regression. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 69, 208-219.
 
Kalpathy, R. and Mahmoud, H. (2014). Perpetuities in fair leader election.  Advances in Applied Probability, 46, 203-216.
 
Kim, M., Chunyan, L., Feifang H. and Lee, J. (2014). Outcome-Adaptive Ran- domization for a Delayed Outcome with a Short-Term Predictor: Imputation Based Delay Mitigating Designs. Statistics in Medicine,33, 4029-4042.
 
Lai, Y., Zhang, F., Nayak, T. K., Modarres, R, Lee, N. H. and McCaffrey, T. A. (2014). Concordant Integrative Gene Set Enrichment Analysis of Multiple Large-scale Two-sample Expression Data Sets. BMC Genomics, 15(Suppl 1):S6, doi:10.1186/1471-2164-15-S1-S6.
 
Landon, J. and Singpurwalla, N. D. (2014). Solving a System of High Dimensional Equations by MCMC. Perspectives on High Dimensional Data Analysis: Contemporary Mathematics, American Mathematical Society, 622, 11-20.
 
Li, Q., Xiong, W., Chen, J., Zheng, G., Li, Z., Mills, J.L., and Liu, A. (2014). A Robust Test for Quantitative Trait Analysis with Model Uncertainty in Genetic Association Studies, Statistics and Its Interface, 7, 61-68.
 
Li, Z., Liu, A., Li, Z., and Li, Q. (2014). Rank-Based Tests for Comparison of Multiple Endpoints among Several Populations. Statistics and Its Interface, 7, 9-18.
 
Mahmoud, H. (2014). The degree profile in some classes of random graphs that generalize recursive trees. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 16, 643-673.
 
Mahmoud, H. (2014). Some properties of binary series-parallel graphs. Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 28, 565-572.
 
Marrero, D., Pan, Q., Barrett-Connor, E., de Groot, M., Zhang, P., Percy, C., Florez, H., Ackermann, R., Montez, M. and Rubin, R.R. (2014). Impact of diagnosis of diabetes on health-related quality of life among high risk individuals: the DPP outcome study. Quality of Life Research, 23(1), 75-88.
 
Musal, R. M. and Soyer, R. (2014) "Value of Information in Estimating Group Priorities",  Journal of Multicriteria Decision Analysis, Vol. 21, pp. 173-181.
 
Pan, Q. and Schaubel, D.E.  (2014). Proportional hazards regression in the presence of missing study eligibility information. Lifetime Data Analysis, 20(3), 424-443.
 
She, D., Zhang, H., Li, Y., Graubard, B., and Li, Z. (2014). Family-based Case-Control Study with Complex Survey, Statistics and Its Interface, 7, 167-176.
 
Wang, H. and Wang, L. (2014). Quantile regression analysis of length-biased survival data. Stat, 3, 31-47.
 
Wang, L., Xue, L., Qu, A. and Liang, H. (2014). Estimation and model selection in generalized additive partial linear models for high-dimensional correlated data. Annals of Statistics, 42, 592-624.
 
Wu, H., Lu, T., Xue, H. and Liang, H. (2014). Sparse additive ODEs for gene regulatory network modeling. JASA, 109, 700-716.
 
Xu, W., Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2014). Proportional hazards models with frailty for negatively correlated processes. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 70, 295-307.
 
Xu, W., Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2014).  Adaptive procedures for nested processes: Application to equal employment. Statistics & Its Inference, 7(2), 153-165.
 
Zhang, L., Wang, H. and Zhu, Z. (2014). Testing for change points due to a covariate threshold in regression quantiles. Statistica Sinica, 24, 1859-1877.
 
Zhang, L.X., Hu, F., Cheung, S.H. and Chan, W.S. (2014). Asymptotic properties of multi- color randomly reinforced P ́olya urns. Advances in Applied Probability, 46, 585-602.
 
Zhang, X.Y., Zou, G. H. and Liang, H. (2014). Model averaging and weight choice in linear mixed effects models. Biometrika, 101, 205-218.
 
Zhou, H. and Nayak, T. K. (2014). A Note on Existence and Construction of Invariant Loss Functions. Statistics, 48, 1335-1343.
 

2013 Faculty Publications  

Amiri, S. Jafari, M., and Modarres, R. (2013). Resampling Unbalanced Ranked Set Samples With Applications in Testing Hypothesis About the Population Mean.  Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics.  

Amiri, S., Bhoj, D. and Modarres, R. (2013). Ranked Set Samples with Random Subsamples. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation. DOI:10.1080/00949655.2013.853769.

Behboodian, J., and Modarres, R. (2013). On a Characterization Theorem of Symmetry About a Point. Statistics and Probability Letters, 83, 2057–2059.

Chiossi, G., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Caritis, S.N., Sorokin, Y., Oʼsullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units (MFMU) Network (2013) Timing of delivery and adverse outcomes in term singleton repeat cesarean deliveries. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 121, 561-569.

Costantine, M.M., Lai, Y., Bloom, S.L., Spong, C.Y., Varner, M.W., Rouse, D.J., Ramin, S.M., Caritis, S.N., Peaceman, A.M., Sorokin, Y., Sciscione, A., Mercer, B.M., Thorp, J.M., Malone, F.D., Harper, M., Iams, J.D. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2013) Population versus customized fetal growth norms and adverse outcomes in an intrapartum cohort. American Journal of Perinatology, 30, 335-341.

Fallahi, P., Katz, R., Toma, I., Li, R., Reiner, J., VanHouten, K., Carpio, L., Marshall, L., Lian, Y., Bupp, S., Fu, S.W., Rickles, F., Leitenberg, D., Lai, Y., Weksler, B.B., Rebling, F., Yang, Z. and McCaffrey, T.A. (2013) Aspirin insensitive thrombophilia: transcript profiling of blood identifies platelet abnormalities and HLA restriction. Gene, 520, 131-138.

Fentress, J., Larsen, M.D., Davis, D., Finn, N., Julian, M., Peterson-Nelson, L., Waller, V., Cardenas, E. (2013). Validation report for PEV4, PEV6, and PEV7. Presented to the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC). Data Recognition, Corporation: February 26, 2013.   

Gastwirth, J.L. (2013). Should law and public policy adopt ‘practical causality’ as the appropriate criteria for deciding product liability cases and public policy? Law, Probability and Risk, 12, 169-18. (The special issue devoted to papers from the Third International Conference on Quantitative Justice and Fairness: Inference and Causality, edited by Vern R. Walker, Paulo de Sousa Mendes, Rui Soares Pereira, Qing Pan and Rainhard Bengez).

Gastwirth, J.L. (2013). The need to carefully interpret the statistics reporting the accuracy of a narcotics detection dog: Application to South Dakota v. Nguyen, State of Florida v. Harris and similar cases. Jurimetrics, 53, 415-446.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Yu, B. (2013). Case comment:  Appropriate Statistical Methodology Yields Stronger Evidence of Discriminatory Peremptory Challenges in North Carolina:  Application to the Randolph County Data in North Carolina v. Rouse and related cases. Law, Probability and Risk, 12, 155-164.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Rouse, D.J., Spong, C.Y., Varner, M.W., Mercer, B.M., Leveno, K.J., Iams, J.D., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Thorp, J.M. Jr., Ramin, S.M., Malone, F.D., O'Sullivan, M.J., Hankins, G.D., Caritis, S.N. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal–Fetal Medicine Units Network (2013) The association of cerebral palsy and death with small-for-gestational-age birthweight in preterm neonates by individualized and population-based percentiles. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 209, 340.e1-5.

Hu, J., Zhu, H. and Hu, F. (2013). Covariate-adjusted response-adaptive randomization: optimization and ethics. Journal of the American Statistical Association. To appear.

Hu, V.W. and Lai, Y. (2013) Developing a Predictive Gene Classifier for Autism Spectrum Disorders Based upon Differential Gene Expression Profiles of Phenotypic Subgroups. The North American Journal of Medicine and Sciences (Boston), 6(3).

Huang, T., Liu Z. and Hu, F. (2013). Longitudinal Covariate-Adjusted Response-Adaptive Randomization Design. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 143, 1816-1827.

Jin, M., Liu, A., Chen, Z., and Li, Z.  (2013), Optimal Two-Stage Design for Evaluation of Measurement Errors in Reliability Studies. Statistica Sinica, 23, 1743-1759.

Judson, D.H., Parker, J., and Larsen, M.D. (2013).    Adjusting sampling weights for linkage-eligibility using SUDAAN. National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville Maryland.   May 2013. Official NCHS online document.

Kalpathy, R., Mahmoud, H. and Rosenkrantz, W. (2013). Survivors in leader election algorithms. Statistics and Probability Letters, 83, 2743-2749.

Landon, J., Ozekici, S. and Soyer, R. (2013). A Markov Modulated Poisson Model for Software Reliability, European Journal of Operational Research, 229, 404-410.

Larsen, C.D., Larsen, M.D., Kim, M., Yang, E., Brown, N., Cunningham, R. (2013).  Supplement to Sequential years of dental outreach to Jamaica: Gains toward improved caries status of children.  June 2013.  5 pages.

Larsen, M.D. (2013).  Leveraging the American Community Survey (ACS) in current estimation for the National Survey of College Graduates (NSCG).  Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Survey Research Methods Section, Joint Statistical Meetings in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Larsen, M.D. (2013). Invited discussion of ``Getting to know a population from multiple incomplete files''.  Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Survey Research Methods Section, Joint Statistical Meetings in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Larsen, M.D. (2013). Sampling Report using Table 1, BIA-OSG Payment Data, and CSC Need.  A sampling plan presented to the Department of Justice pursuant to Salazar v. Ramah Navajo Chapter,   132 Sup. Ct. 2181 (2012). 34 pages.

Larsen, M.D., Wakim, A.F., Rottach, R., and Cheng, Y. (2013). Nonparametric Comparisons of Current Population Survey Panel Estimates.   CHANCE.    v26n4. 35-41.

Li, J., and Larsen, M.D. (2013). Comparison of Alternat Variance Estimation Methodologies on Perturbed Data. Census Statistical Disclosure Control Research Project 2, Final Report; Westat: March 2013.  

Li, J., Larsen, M.D., and Krenzke, T. (2013). Alternative Variance Estimators for Data Perturbed for Confidentiality Protection. Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Survey Research Methods Section, Joint Statistical Meetings in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Liu, T., Yuan, X., Li, Z., and Li, Y.  (2013), Empirical and Weighted Conditional Likelihoods for Matched Case-Control Studies with Missing Covariates.  Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 119, 185-199.

Liu, Z., Modarres, R. and Yang, M. (2013). A multivariate control quantile test using data depth. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Volume 5, Pages 262-270.

Ma, Z. and Hu, F. (2013). Balancing continuous covariates based on kernel densities. Con- temporary Clinical Trials., 34, 262-269.

Ma, Z., Kim, Y. Hu, F. and Lee, J. (2013). Novel statistical concepts and clinical trial de- sign for biomarker based personalized chemotherapy. Statistical Methods in Medical Research. Accepted.

Mahmoud, H. (2013). Drawing multisets of balls from tenable balanced linear urns. Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 27, 147-162.

Mahmoud, H. (2013). Some node degree properties of series parallel graphs evolving under a stochastic growth model. Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 27, 297-307.

McCaffrey, T.A., Tziros, C., Lewis, J., Katz, R., Siegel, R., Weglicki, W., Kramer, J., Mak, I.T., Toma, I., Chen, L., Benas, E., Lowitt, A., Rao, S., Witkin, L., Lian, Y., Lai, Y., Yang, Z. and Fu, S.W. (2013) Genomic profiling reveals the potential role of TCL1A and MDR1 deficiency in chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicity. International Journal of Biological Sciences, 9, 350-360.

Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2013). Properties of statistical tests appropriate for the analysis of data arising in disparate impact cases.  Law, Probability and Risk, 12, 37-62. (The special issue of Law, Probability and Risk devoted to papers presented at the 8th International Conference on Forensic Inference and Statistics, edited by Prof. Colin G.G. Aitken).

Michael Prosniak, Larry A Harshyne, David W Andrews, Lawrence C Kenyon, Kamila Bedelbaeva, Tatiyana V Apanasovich, Ellen Heber-Katz, Mark T Curtis, Paolo Cotzia, D Craig Hooper.  Glioma grade is associated with the accumulation and activity of cells bearing M2 monocyte markers.  Clinical Cancer Research, Volume 19, Issue14, pages 3776-3786.

Modarres, R. (2013). Bernoulli Mixture of Uniform Variables. Advancement and Developments in Statistical Science. Volume 3, Number 1, Pages 13-24.

Modarres, R. (2014). On the interpoint distances of Bernoulli vectors. Statistics and Probability Letters, 2014, 84, 215-222.

Paik, M., and Larsen, M.D. (2013).  Weight Adjustments For Fractional Regression Hot Deck Imputation. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computing.   42(7): 1514-1532.

Paik, M., and Larsen, M.D. (2013). Handling nonignorable nonresponse with respondent modeling and the SIR algorithm.  Journal Statistical Planning and Inference. Online 10-03-13.

Pan, Q. (2013), Case Comment: Adams v. Perrigo and the appropriate criterion for bioequivalence in patent infringement cases. Law, Probability & Risk, 12(2), 147-153.

Pan, Q. (2013), Multiple testing methods in clinical trials and genomic studies. Frontiers in Public Health, 1(63), 1-8.

Pan, Q. and Gastwirth J.L. (2013). The Appropriateness of Survival Analysis for Determining Lost Pay in Discrimination Cases when the number of plaintiffs exceeds the number of job openings: Application of the “Lost Chance” Doctrine to Alexander v. Milwaukee, 12, 13-36. (The special issue devoted to papers presented at the 8th International Conference on Forensic Inference and Statistics, edited by Prof. Colin G.G. Aitken).

Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2013). Estimating restricted mean job tenures in semi-competing risk data compensating victims of discrimination. Annals of Applied Statistics, 7, 1474-1496.

Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2013), Estimating restricted mean job tenures in semi-competing risk data compensating victims of discrimination. Annals of Applied Statistics, 7(3), 1474-1496.

Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2013), The appropriateness of survival analysis for determining lost pay in discrimination cases: application of the ‘Lost Chance’ doctrine to Alexander v. Milwaukee.  Law, Probability & Risk, 12(1), 13-35.

Pan, Q., Delahanty, L.M., Jablonski, K.A., Knowler, W.C., Kahn, S.E., Florez, J.C. and Franks, P.W.  (2013), Variation at the melanocortin 4 receptor gene and response to weight-loss interventions in the diabetes prevention program. Obesity, doi: 10.1002/oby.20459.

Panholzer, A., Kuba, M. and Mahmoud, H. (2013). Analysis of a generalized Friedman's urn with multiple drawings. Discrete Applied Mathematics, 161, 2968-2984.

Serena Bianchi, Cheryl D. Stimpson, Tetyana Duka, Michael D. Larsen, William G. Janssen, Zachary Collins, Amy L. Bauernfeind, Steven J. Schapiro, Wallace B. Baze, Mark J. McArthur, William D. Hopkins, Derek E. Wildman, Leonard Lipovich,  Christopher W. Kuzawa, Bob Jacobs, Patrick R. Hof, and Chet C. Sherwood. (2013). Synaptogenesis and development of pyramidal neuron dendritic morphology in the chimpanzee neocortex.   PNAS. Online June 2013.

Sparks, J. and Mahmoud, H. (2013).  Phases in the two-color tenable zero-balanced Pólya process. Statistics and Probability Letters, 83, 265–271.

Sun, W., Larsen, M.D., and Lachin, J.M. (2014).  Methods for a Longitudinal Quantitative Outcome With a Multivariate Gaussian Distribution Multi-dimensionally Censored by Therapeutic Intervention. Statistics in Medicine}.  Published online 11-21-13. DOI: 10.1002/sim.6037.

Xu, W., Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2013), Adaptive procedures for nested processes: Application to equal employment. Statistics & Its Inference, 6(4), 1-13.

Yan, T., Li, Q., Li, Y., Li, Z., and Zheng, G. (2013), Genetic Association with Multiple Traits in the Presence of Population Stratification. Genetic Epidemiology, 37, 571-580.

Zhang, L.X., Hu, F., Cheung, S.H. and Chan, W.S. (2013). Asymptotic properties of multi- color randomly reinforced P ́olya urns. Advances in Applied Probability. Accepted.

Zhang, T. and Mahmoud H. (2013). An Urn Model for population mixing and the phases within. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 15, 683-706.

Zhu, H., Hu, F. and Zhao, H. (2013). Optimal clinical trial designs to detect treatment- biomarker interaction. Canadian Journal of Statistics. 41, 525-539.

2012 Faculty Publications 

Ferguson, J., Cho, J. H., Yang, C., & Zhao, H. (2013). Empirical Bayes Correction for the Winner's Curse in Genetic Association Studies. Genetic Epidemiology, 37-1, 60-68.

Ferguson, J., Wheeler, W., Fu, Y., Prokunina-Olsson, L., Zhao, H., & Sampson, J. (2012). Statistical tests for detecting associations with groups of genetic variants: generalization, evaluation, and implementation.European Journal of Human Genetics.

Ferguson, J., Cho, J. H., & Zhao, H. (2012). A new approach for the joint analysis of multiple ChIP-seq libraries with application to histone modification. Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology, 11-3.

Zhang, W., Ferguson, J., Ng, S. M., Hui, K., Goh, G., Lin, A., & Cho, J. H. (2012). Effector CD4+ T Cell Expression Signatures and Immune-Mediated Disease Associated Genes. PloS one, 7-6.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2012). Statistical considerations support the Supreme Court’s decision in Matrixx Initiatives v. Siracusano. Jurimetrics, 52, 155-175.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2012). The Need for Courts and Policy Makers to Carefully Evaluate Criticisms of Statistical Evidence . Revista i-lex. (Special issue edited by Dr. A. Serpe).

Kholfi, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2012). The class of tenable zero-balanced Pólya urns with an initially dominant color, Statistics and Probability Letters, 82, 49-57.

Mahmoud, H. and Smythe, R. (2012). On the joint behavior of types of coupons in generalized coupon collection, Advances in Applied Probability, 44, 429-451.

Kholfi, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2012). The class of tenable zero-balanced Pólya urn schemes: characterization and Gaussian phases. Advances in Applied Probability, 44, 702-728.

Markitsis, A. and Lai, Y. (2011) A likelihood ratio test for the proportion of non-differentially expressed genes. Statistics and Its Interface, 4, 37-50.

Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2012). The distribution of two-protected nodes in random binary search trees.Applied Mathematics Letters, 25, 2218-2222.

Lai, Y (2012) Change-point analysis of paired allele-specific copy number variation data. Journal of Computational Biology, 19, 679-693.

Tita, A.T., Lai, Y., Bloom, S.L., Spong, C.Y., Varner, M.W., Ramin, S.M., Caritis, S.N., Grobman, W.A., Sorokin, Y., Sciscione, A., Carpenter, M.W., Mercer, B.M., Thorp, J.M. Jr., Malone, F.D., Harper, M., Iams, J.D.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2012) Timing of delivery and pregnancy outcomes among laboring nulliparous women.American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 206, 239.e1-8.

Stuebe, A.M., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y., Spong, C.Y., Carpenter, M.W., Ramin, S.M., Casey, B., Wapner, R.J., Varner, M.W., Rouse, D.J., Sciscione, A., Catalano, P., Harper, M., Saade, G., Sorokin, Y., Peaceman, A.M., Tolosa, J.E.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal–Fetal Medicine Units Network (2012) Maternal BMI, glucose tolerance, and adverse pregnancy outcomes. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 207, 62.e1-7.

Costantine, M.M., Clark, E.A., Lai, Y., Rouse, D.J., Spong, C.Y., Mercer, B.M., Sorokin, Y., Thorp, J.M. Jr., Ramin, S.M., Malone, F.D., Carpenter, M., Miodovnik, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Peaceman, A.M., Caritis, S.N.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal–Fetal Medicine Units Network (2012) Association of polymorphisms in neuroprotection and oxidative stress genes and neurodevelopmental outcomes after preterm birth. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 120, 542-550.

Larsen, C.D., Larsen, M., Larsen, M.D., Im, C., Moursi, A.M., and Nonken, M. (2012). Impact of an interdisciplinary concert series on stress and work-life balance in a Dental College. Music and Medicine. 4(3), 177-187.

Vogel, E.R., Knott, C.D., Crowley, B.E., Blakely, M.D., Dominy, N.J., and Larsen, M.D. (2012). Bornean orangutans at the brink of protein bankruptcy. Biology Letters. 8(3), 333-336.

Dunn, M., Robert, C., Larsen, M.D., and Behseta, S., with McGrayne, S.B. (2012). Sharon Bertsch McGrayne answers questions about “The Theory That Would Not Die". Chance, 25(1), 24-28.

Kang, S.S., and Larsen, M.D. (2012). Tests of independence in incomplete multi-way tables using likelihood functions. Journal of the Korean Statistical Society, 41, 189-198.

Vogel, E.R., Crowley, B.E., Knott, C.D., Blakely, M.D., Larsen, M.D., and Dominy, N.J. (2012). A Non-invasive Method for Quantifying Nitrogen Balance in Free-Ranging Primates. International Journal of Primatology. 33(3), 567-587.

Larsen, M.D., and Huckett, J. (2012). Multimethod Synthetic Data Generation for Confidentiality and Measurement of Disclosure Risk. International Journal of Information Privacy, Security and Integrity. 1(2/3), 184-204.

Kang, S.S., Koehler, K.J., and Larsen, M.D. (2012). Fractional Imputation for Incomplete Two-Way Contingency Tables. Metrika. 75(5): 581-599.

Drikvandi, R., Jalilian , A, Modarres, R. (2012). A Bootstrap Test for Symmetry based on Ranked Set samples.Journal of Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 55 (4), 1807-1814.

Modarres, R. (2012). Testing Equality and Exchangeability of Bivariate Distributions. Communications in Statistics, Theory and Methods, 41 (20), 3750-3758.

Zhou, H. and Nayak, T.K. (2012). Pitman Closest Equivariant Estimators and Predictors under Location-Scale Models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 142, 1367-1377.

Nayak, T.K. and B. Sinha. (2012). Some Aspects of Minimum Variance Unbiased Estimation in Presence of Ancillary Statistics. Statistics & Probability Letters, 82, 1129-1135.

Dewanji, A., Kundu, S. and Nayak, T.K. (2012). Nonparametric Estimation of the Number of Components of a Superposition of Renewal Processes. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 142, 2710-2718.

Pollin, T. I., Isakova, T., Taylor, A., McAteer, J., Jablonski, K. A., Pan, Q., Goldberg, R. B., Shuldiner, A. R., Altshuler, D., Haffner, S. M., Bakker, P., Horton, E. S., Delahanty, L., Florez, J. C., Franks, P. W. (2012). Replication and extension of genome-wide scan results for lipid levels in DPP. PLoS Genetics, 8(8), e1002895.

Florez, H., Pan, Q., Rubin, R., Ackermann, R., Marrero, D., Barrett-Connor, E., Delahanty, L., Kriska, A., Saudek, C., Goldberg, R. (2012) Impact of lifestyle intervention and Metformin on health-related quality of life: the Diabetes Prevention Program Randomized Trial. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 27(12), 1594-1601.

Perreault, L., Pan, Q., Mather, K., Watson, K., Saudek, C., Kahn, S. E., Hamman, R. F. (2012). Regression from Pre-diabetes to Normal Glucose Regulation is Associated with Long-term Reduction in Diabetes Risk: Results from the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study. Lancet, 379(9833), 2243-2251.

Delahanty, L., Pan, Q., Jablonski, K., J.C., Florez, J., McCaffery, Watson, K., Kahn, S., Shuldiner, A., Knowler, W., Franks, P. (2012). Genetic predictors of weight loss and weight regain following intensive lifestyle modification, metformin treatment, or standard care in the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetes Care, 35(2), 363-366

Chatterjee, K., Li, Z., and Qin, H. (2012). Some New Lower Bounds to Centered and Wrap-round L_2 Discrepancies. Statistics & Probability Letter, 82, 1367-1373. 

Wang, L., Li, Q., Li, Z., and Zheng, G. (2012). Bayes Factor Based on a Maximum Statistic for Case-Control Genetic Association Studies. Journal of Agricultural, Biological, Environmental Statistics, 17, 568-582. 

2011 Faculty Publications 

 Bose, S. & Bauder M.  (2011).  When Population Size Does Not matter: Robust Bayesian Testing for Two Categorical Populations.  Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, Vol. 5, 675-682.

Pfeiffer, R. M., Forzani, L. and Bura, E. (2011). Sufficient dimension reduction for longitudinally measured predictors. Special Issue Paper. Statistics in Medicine. doi: 10.1002/sim.4437

Bura, E. and Yang, J. (2011). Dimension Estimation in Sufficient Dimension Reduction: A Unifying Approach. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 102, 130-142.

Gastwirth, J. L. and Pan, Q. (2011). Statistical measures and methods for assessing the representativeness of juries: a reanalysis of the data in Berghuis v. Smith. Law, Probability and Risk, 10, 17-57.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2011). Case comment: the need for careful analysis of the statistical summary in the response to the complaint in the SEC v. Goldman Sachs case. Law, Probability and Risk, 10, 77-87.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Johnson, W.O. (2011). Dare you buy a Henry Moore on eBay? Significance (March issue) 10-14.

Gastwirth, J.L., Johnson, W.O. and Hikawa, H. (2011). Estimating the fraction of ‘non-genuine’ artwork by Henry Moore for sale on eBay: application of latent class screening test methodology. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (A), 174, 805-822.

Bura, E., Hikawa, H. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2011). The Use of Peters-Belson regression in legal cases.  Festschrift in honor of P.K. Bhattacharya, ed. By Jiang, J., Roussas, G. and Samaniego, F. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co., 213-231.

Gastwirth, J.L., Bura, E. and Miao, W. (2011). Some important statistical issues courts should consider in their assessment of statistical analyses submitted in class certification motions: implications for Dukes v. Wal-MartLaw, Probability and Risk, 10, 225-263.

Markitsis, A. and Lai, Y. (2011) A likelihood ratio test for the proportion of non-differentially expressed genes. Statistics and Its Interface, 4, 37-50.

Lai, Y., Wu, B. and Zhao, H (2011) A permutation test approach to the choice of size k for the nearest neighbors classifier. Journal of Applied Statistics, 38, 2289-2302.

Lai, Y (2011) On the adaptive partition approach to the detection of multiple change-points. PLoS ONE, 6, e19754.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) The change in the rate of vaginal birth after caesarean section. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, 25, 37-43.

Tita, A.T., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Varner, M.W., Caritis, S.N., Meis, P.J., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Peaceman, A.M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Timing of Elective Repeat Cesarean Delivery at Term and Maternal Perioperative Outcomes.Obstetrics and Gynecology, 117, 280-286.

Klebanoff, M.A., Harper, M., Lai, Y., Thorp, J. Jr., Sorokin, Y., Varner, M.W., Wapner, R.J., Caritis, S.N., Iams, J.D., Carpenter, M.W., Peaceman, A.M., Mercer, B.M., Sciscione, A., Rouse, D.J., Ramin, S.M., Anderson, G.D.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Fish Consumption, Erythrocyte Fatty Acids, and Preterm Birth. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 117, 1071-1077.

Manuck, T.A., Lai, Y., Meis, P.J., Sibai, B., Spong, C.Y., Rouse, D.J., Iams, J.D., Caritis, S.N., O'Sullivan, M.J., Wapner, R.J., Mercer, B., Ramin, S.M., Peaceman, A.M.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Admixture Mapping to Identify Spontaneous Preterm Birth Susceptibility Loci in African Americans. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 117, 1078-1084.

Esplin, M.S., Merrell, K., Goldenberg, R., Lai Y., Iams, J.D., Mercer, B., Spong, C.Y., Miodovnik, M., Simhan, H.N., van Dorsten, P., Dombrowski, M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Proteomic identification of serum peptides predicting subsequent spontaneous preterm birth. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 204, 391.e1-8.

Yan L K, Liu A, Li Z, and Zheng G. Optimal Two-stage Sequential Design        for Case-control Genetic Association Studies. Statistics and Its Interface, 4: 431-441, 2011.

Wang L, Li Q, Li Z, and Zheng G. Bayes Factors in the Presence of Population Stratification. Statistics  & Probability Letter, 81:836-841, 2011.

Landon, J., Frank Lee, and Nozer D. Singpurwalla. (2011) “A Problem in Particle Physics and its Bayesian Analysis” Statistical Science. Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 352-368.

T. K. Nayak, B. Sinha and L. Zayatz. “Statistical Properties of Multiplicative Noise Masking for Confidentiality Protection.” Journal of Official Statistics, (2011), 27 (3), 527-544.

B. Sinha, T. K. Nayak and L. Zayatz. “Privacy Protection and Quantile Estimation from Noise Multiplied Data.” Sankhya, Ser. B, (2011), 73, 297-315.

C. Cervato, W. A. Gallus, Jr., P. Boysen, and M. Larsen. (2011). Dynamic Weather Forecaster: results of the testing of a collaborative, on-line educational platform for weather forecasting. Earth Science Informatics, 4(4): 181-189.

Kang, S.S., and Larsen, M.D. (2011). Tests of Independence with Incomplete Contingency Tables using Likelihood Functions. Journal of Data Science. 9(4): 487-500.

Larsen, M.D. (2011). Discussion of \Calibrated Bayes" by R.J.A. Little. Statistical Science, 26(2): 175-178.

Kang, S.S., Koehler, K.J., and Larsen, M.D. (2011). Fractional Imputation for Incomplete Two-Way Contingency Tables. Metrika. Online.

Wich, S., Vogel, ER, Larsen, MD, Marshall, AJ, Fredricksson, G, Leighton, M, Yeager, CP, Brearly, FQ, and van Schaik, CP. (2011). A Comparison of Forest Fruit Production between Sumatra and Borneo. PLOS ONE. 6(6): e21278.

Mahmoud, H. M. and Elmasry, Amr. Analysis of swaps in radix select. Advances in Applied Probability42, 1-22.

Mahmoud, H. M. and Kholfi, Saana. The class of tenable zero-balanced Pólya urns with an initially dominant set of colors. Statistics and Probability Letters82, 49-57.

Mahmoud, H. M., Ward, M. and Kalpathy, R. Asymptotic properties of a leader election algorithm. Journal of Applied Probability48, 1-7.

Modarres, R. and Z. Liu (2011). Lens Data Depth and Median. Journal of Nonparametric Statistic (2011), Vol. 23, Issue 4,  pp. 1063-1074. 

Singpurwalla, Nozer D. (2011). “Stochastic Interdependence, Possibility, and Probabilistic Causality”.Scientia Iranica, Transactions D: Computer Science and Engineering. Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 692-694. 

Singpurwalla, Nozer D. (2011). “Network Routing in a Dynamic Environment”. The Annals of Applied Statistics. Vol. 5, No. 2B, pp. 1407-1424.

Singpurwalla, Nozer D. (2011). “Anatomy of the Failure Rate: A Mathematical Dissection”. Applied StochasticModels in Business and Industry. Vol. 27, pp. 164-171.

Spaeder M. C., Stroud J. R. and Song X.  (2011). Time-series model to predict impact of H1N1 influenza on a children's hospital.   Epidemiology and InfectionFirstView Article, Published online: Aug 31, 2011, pp. 1-5.

Moustafa, R. (2011). Andrews Curves.  Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics,  3(4): 373–148.

Moustafa, R., Hadi, A. and Symanzik J. (2011). Multi-class Data Exploration Using Space Transformed Visualization. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 20(2): 298–315.

Moustafa, R. (2011). Parallel Coordinate and Parallel Coordinate Density Plots. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics, 3(2): 134–148.

Pan, Q. and Grace, Y.Y.  An Estimation Method for Marginal Treatment Effects on Correlated Longitudinal and Survival Outcomes. Statistics and Its Inference 2011, 4(4), 499-510.

Damle, S., Teal, C.B., Lenert, J.J., Marshall, E.C., Pan, Q. and Mcswain, A.P. Mastectomy and Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy Rates: An Institutional Review.  Annals of Surgical Oncology 2011, 18 (5), 1356-1363. 

2010 Faculty Publications

Balaji, S. Mahmoud, H. and Zhang, T. (2010).  Phases in the Diffusion of Gases via the Ehrenfest Urn Model. Journal of Applied Probability47, 841-855.

Bose, S. (2010) “Optimally robust credible sets with a class of priors” Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, vol 140, pp. 2918-2925.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J. L. (2010). Regression Analysis and Strengthening the SEC’s Efforts to Regulate Mutual Funds.Banking Financial Services Policy Report, 29 (6), 18-26.

Hikawa, H., Bura, E., and Gastwirth, J. L. (2010). Local Linear Logistic Peters-Belson Regression and its application in employment discrimination cases. Statistics and the Interface, 3, 125-144.

Chandra, J. and Ladde, G.S. (2010), Collective behavior of multi-agent network dynamic systems under internal and external random perturbations, Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, 11, pp.1330-1344

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., et al. (2009) Does information available at admission for delivery improve prediction of vaginal birth after cesarean? American Journal of Perinatology, 26, 693-701.

Markitsis, A. and Lai, Y. (2010) A censored beta mixture model for the estimation of the proportion of non-differentially expressed genes. Bioinformatics, 26, 640-646.

Lai, Y. (2010) Differential expression analysis of digital gene expression data: RNA-tag filtering, comparison of t-type tests and their genome-wide co-expression based adjustment. International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications, 6, 353-365.

Cormier, C.M., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y.,  et al.  (2010). White's classification of maternal diabetes and vaginal birth after cesarean delivery success in women undergoing a trial of labor. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 115, 60-64.

Schatz, M., Dombrowski, M.P., Wise, R., Lai, Y., et al(2010) The relationship of asthma-specific quality of life during pregnancy to subsequent asthma and prenatal morbidity. Journal of Asthma, 47, 46-50.

Hashima, J.N., Lai, Y., et al.(2010) The effect of maternal body mass index on neonatal outcome in women receiving a single course of antenatal corticosteroids. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 263, e1-5.

Moldenhauer, J.S., Lai, Y., et al. (2010) Influence of maternal asthma and asthma severity on newborn morphometry. Journal of Asthma, 47, 145-149.

Manuck, T., Branch, D.W., Lai, Y., et al. (2010) Antiphospholipid antibodies and pregnancy outcomes in women heterozygous for Factor V Leiden. Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 85, 180-185.

Bakhshi, T., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y., et al.  (2010) Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes of Repeat Cesarean Delivery in Women with a Prior Classical versus Low Transverse Uterine Incision. American Journal of Perinatology, 27, 791-796.

Larsen, M.D., and Huckett, J. (2010). Measuring Disclosure Risk for Multimethod Synthetic Data Generation. IEEE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust. 808-815.

Barnes, SA, Larsen, MD, Schroeder, D, Hanson, A, Decker, PA (2010).  Missing data assumptions and methods in a smoking cessation study. ADDICTION, 105 (3): 431-437.

Zheng, G., Li, Z., Gail, M.H. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2010) Impact of Population Substructure on Trend Tests for Genetic Case-Control Studies. Biometrics, 66, 194-204.

Li Q, Zheng G, Liu A, Li Z, and Yu K (2010). Approximating probabilities of  correlated events. Science in China Series A—Mathematics, 53: 2937- 2948.

Li T, Li Z, Ying Z, and Zhang H (2010). Influence of Population Stratification on Population Based Marker-disease Association Analysis. Annals of Human Genetics, 74: 351-360.

She D, Li Y, Zhang H, Graubard B, and Li Z (2010). Population-based Case-Control Study with Complex Survey. Biostatistics, 11: 48-56.

Li, Q, Zheng G, Liu A, Xiong S, Li Z, and Kai Y. The Limiting Bound of Efron's W-formula for Hypothesis Testing When a Nuisance Parameter Is Present only under the Alternative. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference,140:1610-1617,2010.

Yu, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2010). How well do Selection Models Perform? The Case of Art Auction Pre-Sale Estimates.Statistics Sinica, 20, 837-852.

Hirth, R.A., Pan, Q.,  Schaubel, D.E., and Merion, B. (2010)  Efficient Utilization of the Expanded Criteria Donor (ECD) Deceased Donor Kidney Pool: An Analysis of the Effect of Labeling. American Journal of Transplantation, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp.304-309.

Feng, Q. and Mahmoud, H. (2010). On the variety of shapes on the fringe of a random recursive tree. Journal of Applied Probability47, 191-200.

Mahmoud, H. (2010). The power of choice in the construction of recursive trees Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability12, 763-773.

Mahmoud, H. (2010). Distributional analysis of moves in Quick Select. Theoretical Computer Science411, 1763-1769.

Mahmoud, H. (2010). Gaussian phases in generalized coupon collection. Advances in Applied Probability24, 994-1012.

Liu, Z. and Modarres, R. (2010). A Triangle Test for Equality of Distribution Functions in High Dimensions. Journal of Nonparametric StatisticsDOI: 10.1080/10485252.2010.485644

T. K. Nayak and M. Qin. The Concept of Risk Unbiasedness in Statistical Prediction. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, (2010), 140, 1923-1938.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2010). Discussion of “Reliability Growth Management Metrics and Statistical Methods for Discrete-Use Systems” by Hall, Ellner, and Mosleh. Technometrics, Vol. 52, No. 4, pp. 396-397.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2010). Network Flow Models for Project Failure Risk. LAW, PROBABILITY and RISK, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 131-138.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2010). Discussion of “Integrated Objective Bayesian Estimation and Hypothesis Testing” by José Bernardo. BAYESIAN STATISTICS 9 (J. M. Bernardo, M. J. Bayarri, J. O. Berger, A. P. Dawid, D. Heckerman, A. F. M. Smith and M. West, Eds.). Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Stroud, J. R., Stein, M. L., Lesht, B. M., Schwab, D. J. and Beletsky, D. (2010). An Ensemble Kalman Filter and Smoother for Satellite Data Assimilation. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 105, pp. 978-990.

2009 Faculty Publications

Bura, E and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009).How accurate are the power calculations relied upon the SEC? Law, Probability and    Risk, 8, pp.277-288.

Bura, E., Zhmurov, A. and Barsegov, V. (2009). Density estimation methods for protein unfolding and unbinding data. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 130, 15-102.

Taufer, E., Bose, S, & Tagliani, A., (2009) Optimal predictive densities and fractional moments. Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, Vol. 25, pp. 57-71.

Bose, S. (2009) On the imposition of shape constraints in a robust Bayesian analysis. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, Vol. 3, pp. 39-55.

Bose, S. (2009) On smoothness constraints with shape constraints in a robust Bayesian analysis. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, Vol. 3, pp. 57-67.

Li, Z., Zhang, H., Zheng, G., Gastwirth, J.L. and Gail, M.H. (2009). Excess false positive rate caused by population stratification and disease rate heterogeneity in case-control association studies. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 53, pp.1767-1781.

Gel, Y., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009). The Effect of Dependence between Observations on the Proper Interpretation of Statistical Evidence. Law, Probability and Risk, 8, pp.25-38.

Small, D., Krieger, A.M., Gastwirth, J.L. and Rosenbaum, P.R. (2009). Simultaneous Sensitivity analysis for Observational Studies Using Full matching or matching with Multiple Controls. Statistics and the Interface, 2, pp.203-211.

Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009). A New Two-Stage Adaptive Nonparametric Test for Paired Differences. Statistics and the Interface, 2, pp.213-221.

Chatterjee, N., Graubard, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009). The Use of the Risk Percentile Curve in the Analysis of Epidemiologic Data. Statistics and the Interface, 2, pp.123-131.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Miao, W. (2009). Formal statistical analysis of the data in disparate impact cases provides sounder inferences than the government’s “four-fifths” rule: examining the statistical evidence in Ricci v. DeStefano. Law, Probability and Risk, 8, pp.171-191

Kaye, D.H. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009).Where Have All the Women Gone? The Gender Gap in Supreme Court Clerkships. Jurimetrics, 49, pp.411-437.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Pan, Q.(2009) Diaz v. Eagle Produce Ltd. Partnership: The Potential for and Limitations of Formal Statistical Analysis to Assist Courts When Drawing Inferences from a Relatively Small Data Set. Jurimetrics, 49, pp.439-466.

Joseph L. Gastwirth, Yulia R. Gel and Weiwen Miao (2009). The Impact of Levene’s Test of Equality of Variances on Statistical Theory and Practice. Statistical Science, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp.343–360.

Yousef W, Kundu S, and Wagner R (2009). Nonparametric estimation of the threshold at an operating point on the ROC curve. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis Volume 53, Issue 12, 1 October 2009, pp.4370-4383

Lai, Y. and Markitsis, A. (2009) A nonparametric method for the conservative estimation of the proportion of true null hypotheses. Frontiers of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, USTC Press, 76-89.  (invited contribution)

Lai, Y., Eckenrode, S.E. and She, J-X (2009) A statistical framework for integrating two microarray data sets in differential expression analysis. BMC Bioinformatics, 10, (Suppl. 1), S23.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2009) Can a prediction model for vaginal birth after cesarean also predict the probability of morbidity related to a trial of labor? American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 200, 56.e1-6.

Tita, A.T., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Lai, Y., Leveno, K.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Meis, P.J., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., Peaceman, A.M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2009) Timing of elective repeat cesarean delivery at term and neonatal outcomes. New England Journal of Medicine, 360, 111-120.

Hu, V.W., Sarachana, T., Kim, K.S., Nguyen, A., Kulkarni, S., Steinberg, M.E., Luu, T., Lai, Y., Lee, N.H. (2009) Gene expression profiling differentiates autism case-controls and phenotypic variants of autism spectrum disorders: evidence for circadian rhythm dysfunction in severe autism. Autism Research, 2, 78-97.

Nusser, S.N., and Larsen, M.D. (2009). Concepts in Sample Surveys. e-Source: Behavioral and Social Science Research Interactive Textbook. (2009). (Eds. McKinlay JB, Marceau LD). Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research. Date Accessed 1/22/10.

Lavelle, B., Larsen, M.D., and Gundersen, C. (2009). RESEARCH SYNTHESIS: Research strategies for surveys of American Indians. Public Opinion Quarterly. 73: pp.385-403.

Larsen, C.D., Larsen, M.D., Handwerker, L., Kim, M.S., and Rosenthal, M. (2009). A comparison of school-based and community-based dental clinics. Journal of School Health. 79 (3): pp.116-122.

Guy, B., Sitlington, P.L., Larsen, M.D., and Frank, A.R. (2009). Preparation for Employment: What Are High Schools Offering? Career Development for Exceptional Individuals. Vol. 32, No. 1, 30-41.

Wainer, H., and Larsen, M.D. (2009). Pictures at an Exhibition, Chance, Visual Revelations column, 22, 2, pp.46-54.

Li, Z., Zhang, H., Zheng, G., Gastwirth, J.L., and Gail, M.H. (2009). Excess False Positive Rate Caused by Population Stratification and Disease Rate Heterogeneity in Case-Control Association Studies. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 53: pp.1767-1781.

Zhang, H., Chen, H., and Li, Z. (2009). Large Sample Interval Mapping of Trait Loci in Finite Regression Mixture Models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139: pp.764-779.

Cui, W., Zhang, H., Yang, Y., and Li, Z. (2009). Linkage Analysis with Mixed Sample of Affected Full and Half Sib-pairs in the Presence of Uncertain Relationship. In Frontiers of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, University of Science and Technology of China Press, Edited by Ma S and Wang Y, pp.3-15.

Buckman, D.W. and Li, Z. (2009). Missing Data Methods for Linkage Analysis of IBS and Incomplete IBD from Affected Sib-pairs. Statistics and Its Interface, 2: pp.133-144.

She, D., Zhang, H., and Li, Z. (2009). Testing Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium using Family Data from Complex Survey. Annals of Human Genetics, 73: pp.449-455.

Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2009). Average-case analysis of cousins in m-ary tries. Journal of Applied Probability, 45, pp.888-900.

Mahmoud, H. (2009). Imbalance in random digital trees. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 11, pp.231-247.

Nayak, T.K. (2009). Impact of Karl Pearson's Work on Statistical Developments in India. International Statistical Review. 77, pp.72-80.

Nayak, T.K. and Adeshiyan, S.A. (2009). A Unified Framework for Analysis and Comparison of Randomized Response Surveys of Binary Characteristics. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139, pp.2757-2766.

Pan, Q. and Schaubel, D.E. (2009) Flexible Estimation of Differences in Treatment-Specific Recurrent Event Means in the Presence of a Terminating Event. Biometrics, 65(3), pp.753-761

Pan, Q. and Schaubel, D.E. (2009) Evaluating bias correction in proportional hazards regression. Lifetime Data Analysis, 15(1), pp.120-146.

Hirth, R.A., Turenne, M.N., Wheeler, J.R.C., Pan, Q., Ma, Y. and Messana, J.M. (2009) Provider Monitoring and Pay-for-Performance When multiple Providers Affect Outcomes: An Application to Renal Dialysis. Health Service Research, 44(50), pp.1585-1602.

Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009) Issues in the use of survival analysis to estimate damages in equal employment cases. Law, Probability & Risk, 8(1),pp.1-24.

Sinclair, M.D. and Pan, Q. (2009) Using the Peters-Belson Method in EEO Personnel Evaluations. Law, Probability & Risk , 8(2), 95-117 with Comments from Dr. Barry Graubard: pp.119-122.

Sinclair, M.D. and Pan, Q. (2009) Response to Dr. Graubard. Law, Probability & Risk , 8(2), 123-124

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2009). The Utility of Reliability and Survival. The Annals of Applied Statistics, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 1581 - 1596.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2009). A Discussion of maxim Finkelstein's 'Understanding the Shape of the Failure Rate'. Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry. Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 665-668.

Stroud, J.R., Lesht, B.M., Schwab, D.J., Beletsky, D. and Stein, M.L. (2009). Assimilation of satellite images into a sediment transport model of Lake Michigan. Water Resources Research, 45, W02419.

Johannes, M.S., Polson, N.G., and Stroud, J.R. (2009). Optimal filtering of jump diffusions: extracting latent states from asset prices. Review of Financial Studies, 22, pp.2559-2599.

2008 Faculty Publications

Bura, E and Pfeiffer, R. (2008).A model free approach to combining diagnostic markers, Biometrical Journal , 50, 558-570.

Bura, E and Pfeiffer, R. (2008). On the distribution of the left singular vectors of a random matrix and its applications, Statistics and Probability Letters, 58, 2275-2280.

Bura, E, Klimov, D. K. and Barsegov, V. (2008). Analyzing Forced Unfolding of Protein Tandems by Ordered Variates: 2. Dependent Unfolding Times, . Biophysical Journal, 94, 2516-2528.

Chandra, J. (2008). Lakshmikantham: A friend and collaborator for fifty years” , Advances in Theory, methods and Applications in Nonlinear Analysis, Edited by Devi, Sivasundram, Drici, and Mcrae, Cambridge Scientific Publisher

Chandra, J. and Ladde, G.S. (2008). Collective behavior of multi-agent network dynamic systems under internal and external random perturbations”, Nonlinear Analysis: section B, Real World Applications.

Gel, Y.R, and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).A Robust Modification of the Jarque-Bera Test of Normality. Economics Letters, 99, 30-32.

Yu, B, and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).A Method of Assessing the Sensitivity of Cochran-Mantel-Haenszel Test to an Unobserved Confounder. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences-A, 366, 2377-2388.

Kaye, D.H., and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).The Disappearance that Wasn’t? “Random Variation” in the Number of Women Supreme Court Clerks. Jurimetrics Journal, 48, 457-463.

Gastwirth, J.L (2008).The U.S. Supreme Court Finds a Statute’s Description of a Simple Statistical Measure of Relative Disparity “Ambiguous” Allowing the Secretary of Education to Interpret the Formula: Zuni Public School 89 v. U.S. Department of Education II. Law, Probability and Risk, 7, 225-248.

Hui, W.H., Gel, Y.R., and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).Lawstat: an R –package for Law, Public Policy and Biostatistics. Journal of Statistical Software, 28, 1-26.

Kundu, S., Nayak, T. K., and Bose, S. (2008). Are Nonhomogeneous Poisson Process Models Preferable To General Order Statistics Models For Software Reliability Estimation?, Statistical Models and Methods for Biomedical and Technical Systems Vonta, F.; Nikulin, M.; Limnios, N.; Huber-Carol, C. (Eds.), pp. 139-155

Polson, N.G., Stroud, J.R., and Muller, P. (2008).Practical filtering with sequential parameter learning. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 70, 413-428.

Bailit, J.L., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y., Rouse, D.J., Spong, C.Y., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Simhan, H.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O. and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2008). Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network cesarean registry: impact of shift change on cesarean complications. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 198, 173.e1-5.

Lai, Y. (2008). Genome-wide co-expression based prediction of differential expressions. Bioinformatics, 24, 666-673.

Visintin, I., Feng, Z., Longton, G., Ward, D.C., Alvero, A.B., Lai, Y., Tenthorey, J., Leiser, A., Flores-Saaib, R., Yu, H., Azori, M., Rutherford, T., Schwartz, P.E. and Mor, G (2008). Diagnostic markers for early detection of ovarian cancer. Clinical Cancer Research, 14, 1065-1072.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2008). Prediction of uterine rupture associated with attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 199, 30.e1-5.

Landon, J. and Singpurwalla, N.D (2008). Choosing a Coverage Probability for Prediction Intervals. The American Statistician. Vol. 62, No. 2, pp. 120-124.

Zhang H, Chen H, and Li, Z. (2008). An Explicit Representation of the Limit of the LRT for Interval Mapping of Quantitative Trait Loci. Statistics & Probability Letters, 78: 207-213

Chen X and Li, Z.(2008). Inference of Haplotype Effects in Case-Control Studies Using Unphased Genotype and Environmental Data. Biometrical Journal, 50: 270-282.

Li Q, Zheng G, Li, Z., and Yu K. (2008). Efficient Approximation of P-value of Maximum of Correlated Tests with Applications to Genome-Wide Association Studies. Annals of Human Genetics, 72: 397-406

Shu Y, Liu A, and Li, Z. (2008). Point and Interval Estimates of Accuracies of a Binary Medical Diagnostic Test in Group Sequential Designs. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 366: 2335-2345

Yan LK, Zheng G, and Li, Z. (2008). Controlling Type I Error in Two-Stage Group Sequential Robust Tests in Family-based Association Studies. Annals of Human Genetics, 72: 557-565

Li Q, Yu K, Li, Z., and Zheng G. (2008). MAX-Rank: A Simple and Robust Genome-Wide Scan for Case-Control Association Studies. Human Genetics, 123: 617-623

Christophi, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2008). On climbing tries. Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 22, 133-149.

Feng, Q., Mahmoud, H. and Panholzer, A. (2008).Phase changes in subtree varieties in random recursive trees and binary search trees. SIAM J. on Discrete Mathematics, 22, 160-184

Feng, Q., Mahmoud, H. and Panholzer, A. (2008).Limit laws for the Randic index of random binary tree models. Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 60, 319-343.

Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2008).Average-case Analysis of Cousins in m-ary Tries. Journal of Applied Probability, 45, 888-900.

Mahmoud, H.(2008).Imbalance in random digital trees. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Applied Probability, Compiègne, France.

Modarres, R., Sargent,J., Dopkins, S., and Philbeck, J.(2008).Spatial Memory During Progressive Disorientation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition. Vol 34(3), 2008, 602-615.

Modarres, R., Hui, T., and Zheng, G.(2008).Pseudo-MLE of the Correlation Coefficient for Bivariate Normal Distribution using Ranked Set Sampling. Test: Journal of Spanish Statistical Society

Modarres, R.(2008).Tests of Bivariate Exchangeability. International Statistical Review,76, 2, 203-213.

Qin, M. and Nayak, T.K.(2008).Kshirsagar-Type Lower Bounds for Mean Squared Error of Prediction. Commun. Statist.- Theory Meth. (2008), 37, 861-872.

Nayak, T. K. Kundu, S., and Bose, S.(2008). On Inconsistency of Estimators of Parameters of Non-homogeneous Poisson Process Models for Software Reliability, Statistics and Probability Letters , 78, pp. 2217-2221

Nayak, T.K.(2008).Reflections on Data Perturbation and Post-randomization for Statistical Disclosure Control. Journal of Statistics and Applications

Singpurwalla, N.D and Sellers, K. (2008). Vague Coherent Systems, The International Statistical Review. Vol. 76, No. 2, pp. 247-267.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Wilson, A. (2008). Probability, Chance, and the Probability of Chance, The IIE Transactions. Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 12-22.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Wilson, A. (2008). The Mathematics of Risk and Reliability: A Select History, Encyclopedia of Risk.

Singpurwalla, N.D (2008). Damage Processes. Encyclopedia of Statistics in Quality and Reliability. (F. Ruggeri et. al. Eds.), John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Mesbah, M. (2008).A Bayesian Ponders the Quality of Life, Statistical Models and Methods for Biomedical and Technical Systems (Vonta, Nikulin, Limnios, and Huber-Carol, Eds.), pp. 373-384. Birkhouser.

Pan, Q. and Schaubel, D.E. (2008).Weighted Cox regression with biased samples and empirically estimated selection probabilities. Canadian Journal of Statistics 2008, 36(1): 111-127.

Turenne, M.N., Wolfe, R.A., Pan, Q., Hirth, R.A., Roys, E.C., Messana, J.M. and Wheeler, J.R.C. (2008).Using knowledge of multiple levels of variation in care to establish financial incentives for provider performance. Medical Care 2008, 46(2): 120-126.

2007 Faculty Publications

Bura, E., Klimov, D. K. and Barsegov, V. (2007). Analyzing Forced Unfolding of Protein Tandems by Ordered Variates: 1. Independent Unfolding Times. Biophysical Journal, 93, 1100-1115

Lu,Z., Shieh,L., Chen,G, and C. Chandra (2007). "Identification and control of chaotic system via recurrent high-order neural networks", Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, 13, p. 357-372.

Gel, Y.R., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2007). Robust Directed Tests of Normality Against Heavy Tailed Distributions. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 51, 2734-2746.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2007). A Graphical Summary of Health Care Rates and Related Measures of Disparity. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 137, 1059-1065 (Special Issue on Nonparametric Statistics and Related Topics: In honor of M.L. Puri).

Agarwal, R., Whang, D.H., Alvero, A.B., Visintin, I., Lai, Y., Segal, E.A., Schwartz, P., Ward, D., Rutherford, T. and Mor, G. (2007) Macrophage migration inhibitory factor expression in ovarian cancer. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 196, 348.e1-5.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2007) Development of a nomogram for prediction of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery. Obstetrics and Gynecology 109, 806-812.

Hua, D. and Lai, Y. (2007) An ensemble approach to microarray data based gene prioritization after missing value imputation. Bioinformatics, 23, 747-754.

Lai, Y., Adam, B-L., Podolsky, R. and She, J-X. (2007) A mixture model approach to the tests of concordance and discordance between two large scale experiments with two-sample groups. Bioinformatics, 23, 1243-1250.

Lai, Y. (2007) A moment based method for estimating the proportion of true null hypotheses and its application to microarray gene expression data. Biostatistics, 8, 744-755.

Lai, Y. (2007) Conservative adjustment of permutation p-values when the number of permutations is limited. International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications, 3, 536-546.

Zhang H, Zhang H, Li Z, and Zheng G. (2007). Statistical Methods for Haplotype-based Matched Case-control Association Studies. Genetic Epidemiology, 31: 316-326.

Shu Y, Liu A, and Li Z. (2007). Two-Stage Evaluation of Sensitivity and Specificity in Binary Diagnostic Tests. Statistics in Medicine, 26: 4416-4427.

Mahmoud, H. (2007). One-sided variations on tries: Path imbalance, climbing, and key sampling. Refereed Proceedings of the 13th International Seminar on the Analysis of Algorithms, Juan les Pins France.

Modarres, R. and Patil, G.P. (2007). Hotspot Detection with Bivariate Data. In Celebration of the Centennial of the Birth of Samarendra Nath Roy (1906-1964),Volume 137, Issue 11, 3643-3654.

Modarres, R. (2007). A Test of Independence Based on the Likelihood of Cut-Points. Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation, Volume 36, Number 4, 817-825.

Hirth, R.A., Turenne, M.N., Wheeler, J.R.C., Pozniak, A.S., Tedeschi, P., Chuang, C.C., Pan, Q., Slish, K., and Messana, J.M. (2007). Case-mix adjustment for an expanded renal prospective payment system. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 18: 2565-74.

Nayak, T.K, and Kundu, S (2007). Comparison of Stopping Rules in Sequential Estimation of the Number of Classes in a Population. Sequential Analysis (2007), 26, 367-381.

Singpurwalla, N. D. (2007). Betting on Residual Life: The Caveats of Conditioning. In Statistics and Probability Letters. Vol. 77, No. 12, pp. 1354-1361.

Stroud, J.R. and Bentgsson, T. (2007). Sequential state and variance estimation within the ensemble Kalman filter. Monthly Weather Review, 135, 3194-3208.

Lee, C., Schwab, D.J., Beletsky, D., Stroud, J.R., and Lesht, B.M. (2007). Numerical modeling of mixed sediment resuspension, transport, and deposition during the March 1998 episodic events in southern Lake Michigan. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, C02018.

Weinberg, J., Brown, L.D., and Stroud, J.R. (2007). Bayesian forecasting of an inhomogeneous Poisson process with applications to call center data. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 102, 1185-1199.

2006 Faculty Publications

Balaji, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2006) :  Exact and Limiting distributions in diagonal Polya processes, Annals of Institute of Statistical Mathematics(AISM), 58, 171-185.

Balaji, S. and Dhar, S. (2006) :  On the Characterization of a bivariate distribution, Communications in Statistics: Theory and Methods, Vol.35, Issue.5, pp.759-765.

Balaji, S. ,  Mahmoud, H.,  and Watanabe, O. (2006) :  Distributions in the Ehrenfest process,Statistics and Probability letters, 76, 666-674.

Bose, S. (2006) :Estimating the Center of Symmetry: Is it always better to use larger sample sizes, J. Statistical Planning & Inference, vol. 136, 4194-4203.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, G. L. (2006) :  Assessing the Fairness of a Firm's Allocation of Shares in Initial Public Offerings: Adapting a Measure from Biostatistics.  Chance, 19(2), 32-37.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2006). A Sixty Million Dollar Statistical Issue Arising in the Interpretation and Calculation of a Measure of Relative Disparity: Zuni Public School District 89 v. U.S. Department of Education. Law, Probability and Risk, 5, 33-61.

Yin, X. and Bura, E. (2006) : Dimension Reduction for Multivariate Response Regression (2006). Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 136, 3675-3688.

Chandra, J. , Shieh, L., and Chen,G.  (2006):  Identification and control of chaotic systems via recurrent high-order neural networks, Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, 12, 1-17.

Chandra, J.  and Landon, J. (2006) : Towards a reliable and resilient mobile wireless architecture”, J. Stochastic Analysis and Applications, 24, 827-841.

Hanson, T, Johnson, W.O. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2006): Bayesian inference for prevalence and diagnostic test accuracy based on dual pooled screening. Biostatistics7, 41-57

Small, D., Krieger, A.M., Gastwirth, J.L. and Rosenbaum, P.R. (2006) :  R-Estimates vs. GMM: A Theoretical Case Study of Validity and Efficiency. Statistical Science21363-375.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2006) : On estimation of the variance in Cochran-Armitage trend tests for genetic association using case-control studies. Statistics in Medicine, Vol. 25, 3150-3159.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2006):  Comparison of Robust Tests for Genetic Association Using Case Control Studies. IMS Lecture Notes--Monograph Series 2006, Vol. 49, 253-265 (ed. J. Rojo).

Lai, Y. (2006):  A statistical method for estimating the proportion of differentially expressed genes. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 30, 193-202.

Lai, Y. (2006): On the identification of differentially expressed genes: improving the generalized F-statistics for Affymetrix microarray gene expression data. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 30, 321-326.

Deng W, Chen H, and Li Z. (2006): A Logistic Regression Mixture Model for Interval Mapping of Genetic Trait Loci Affecting Binary Phenotypes. Genetics, 172: 1349-1358.

Li Z and Gastwirth J.L. (2006):  The Effect of a Small Fraction of Undetected Half Sibs on Linkage Studies Using ED and EC sib Pairs. Journal of Statistical Research, 39: 95-110.

Zheng G, Ghosh K, Chen Z, and Li Z. (2006):  Extreme Rank Selection for Linkage Analysis of Quantitative Trait Loci Using Selected Sib-pairs. Annals of Human Genetics, 70:857-866.

Zhang H, Zheng G, and Li Z. (2006): Statistical Analysis for Haplotype-Based Matched Case – Control Studies. Biometrics, 62: 1124-1131.

Aguech, R., Lasmar, N. and Mahmoud, H. (2006):  Limit distribution of distances in biased random tries Journal of Applied Probability43, 1-15.

Arora, A., Jin, F., Sahin, G., Mahmoud, H. and Choi, A. (2006):  Throughput analysis in wireless networks with multiple users and multiple channels. Acta Informatica 43, 147-164.

Aguech, R., Lasmar, N. and Mahmoud, H. (2006):  Distances in digital search trees. Acta Informatica , 43, 243-264.

Modarres, R. and Zheng, G. (2006) : A Robust Estimate of the Correlation Coefficient for Bivariate Normal Distribution using Ranked Set Sampling. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 2006, Volume 136, Issue 1, 298-309.

Modarres, R., Patil, G.P., Myers, W.L., and Rathbun, S.L. (2006) : Hot-Spot Geoinformatics for Digital Governance.Encyclopedia of Digital Government,  (Editors Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko and Matti Mälkiä).

Modarres, R. and Freeman, J. (2006) : Inverse Box-Cox: The Power-Normal Distribution. Statistics & Probability Letters, Volume 76, Issue 8, Pages 764-772.

Modarres, R. and Freeman, J. (2006) : Efficiency of Tests of Location after a Box-Cox Transformation. Communication in StatisticsTheory and Methods, Volume 35, issue 6.

Modarres, R., Hui, T. and Zheng, G. (2006): Resampling Methods for Ranked Set Samples. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, The journal of the International Association for Statistical Computing, 2006, 51, 1039-1050.

Modarres, R., Patil, G.P., Patakar, P. and Myers, W. (2006): Spatially Constrained Clustering and Upper Level Set Scan Hotspot Detection in Surveillance GeoInformatics. Environmental and Ecological Statistics, Volume 13, Issue 4.

Modarres, R.M. and Gastwirth (2006) :  A Cautionary Note on Estimating the Standard Error of the Gini Index of Inequality.Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics68455-461.

Nayak, T.K. and El-Baz, A. (2006):  On Bayesian and Decision Theoretic Approaches to Statistical Prediction. In Advances in Distribution Theory, Order Statistics, and Inference, ed.  N. Balakrishnan, E. Castillo, and J.M. Sarabia, Boston: Birkhauser, 405-416.

Singpurwalla, N.D. (2006):  On Competing Risk and Degradation Processes. In The Second Erich L. Lehman Symposium – Optimality. Institute of Mathematical Statistics – Monograph Series, (J. Rojo, Ed.) , Vol. 49, 289 – 304.

Singpurwalla, N.D. (2006): The Hazard Potential: Introduction and Overview. Journal of American Statistical Association.  Vol. 101, No. 476, pp. 1705-1717.

Singpurwalla, N.D. (2006): Reliability and Survival in Financial Risk. In Advances in Statistical Modeling and Inference – Essays in Honor of Kjell Doksum (V. Nair, Ed). World Scientific Publications, 93-114.

2005 Faculty Publications

Bura,E., Gastwirth, J.L, and Modarres,R. (2005): The Use of the Lorenz Curve, Gini Index and Related Measures of Relative Inequality and Uniformity in Securities Law, METRON , vol. LXIII, 451-469.

Bura,E., Gastwirth, J.L, and Modarres,R. (2005):Statistical methods for assessing the fairness of the allocation of shares in initial public offerings, Law, Probabilityand Risk, 4, 143-158.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Fisher information in randomly sampled sib pairs and extremely discordant sib pairs in genetic analysis for a quantitative trait locus. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 130, 299-315.

Zheng, G., Freidlin B., Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Genomic Control for Association Studies: Variance Inflation Factors and Tests for Recessive and Dominant Models. Biometrics, 61, 186-192.

Yu, B.B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Sensitivity Analysis for Trend Tests: Application to the Risk of Radiation Exposure. Biostatistics, 6, 201-209.

Graubard, B.I., Rao, R.S. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005) Using the Peters-Belson Method to Measure Health Care Disparities form Complex Survey Data. Statistics in Medicine, 24, 2659-2668.

Gel, Y., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). The importance of checking the assumptions underlying statistical analyses: graphical methods for assessing normality. Jurimetrics Journal, 46, 3-29.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Case Comment: Statistical tests for the analysis of data on peremptory challenges: Clarifying the standard of proof needed to establish a prima facie case in Johnson v. California. Law, Probability and Risk, 4, 179-185.

Chen Z, Zheng G, Ghosh K, and Li, Z. Linkage Disequilibrium Mapping of Quantitative Trait Loci by Selective Genotyping. American Journal of Human Genetics, 77: 661-669, 2005.

Lai, Y. and Zhao, H. (2005) A statistical method to detect chromosomal regions with DNA copy number alterations using SNP-array-based CGH data. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 29, 47-54.

Mor, G., Visintin I., Lai, Y., Zhao, H., Schwartz, P., Rutherford, T., Yue, L., Bray-Ward, P. and Ward, D.C. (2005) Serum protein markers for early detection of ovarian cancer. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 102, 7677-7682

Cahan, P., Ahmad, A.M., Burke, H., Fu, S., Lai, Y., Florea, L., Dharker, N., Kobrinski, T., Kale, P. and McCaffrey, T.A. (2005) List of lists-annotated (LOLA): A database for annotation and comparison of published microarray gene lists. Gene, 360, 78-82.

Li, Z, Gastwirth, J.L. and Gail, M.H. (2005). Power and Related Statistical Properties of Conditional Likelihood Ratio Score Tests for Association Studies in Nuclear Families with Parental Genotypes. Annals of Human Genetics, 69, 296-314.

McGee DL, and Diverse Populations Collaboration (Li, Z. is a member of the group). Body Mass Index and Mortality: A Meta-analysis Based on Person-level Data from Twenty-six Observational Studies. Annals of Epidemiology, 15: 87-97, 2005.

Christophi, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2005). The oscillatory distribution of distances in random tries. The Annals of Applied Probability, 15, 1536-1564.

Itoh, Y. and Mahmoud, H. (2005). Age Statistics in the Moran Population Model. Statistics and Probability Letters, 74, 21-30.

Modarres, R., Gastwirth, J.L. and Ewens, W.E. (2005). A cautionary note on the Use of Nonparametric tests in the Analysis of Environmental Data. Environmetrics, 16, 319-326.

Singpurwalla, N.D (2005): Decelerated Testing : A Hierarchical Bayes Approach, Technometrics, 47, 4.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Seung, B.J. (2005):Equitable and adversarial pricing for items under warranty, Law, Probability and Risk, 4, 51-77.

Keller-McNulty, S., Nakhleh, C.W., and Singpurwalla, N.D (2005): A Paradigm for Masking (Camouflaging) Information, International Statistical Review, 73, 331-349.

2004 Faculty Publications

Bose, S. (2004) "On the robustness of the predictive distribution for sampling from finite populations", Statistics and Probability Letters, vol. 69, 21-27.

Lu,Z., Shieh,L.S., and Chandra, J.(2004)"Tracking control of nonlinear system: A sliding mode design via chaotic optimization, Interna. J. of Bifurcation and Chaos, 14, p.1343-1355.

Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). On the Power of Affected Relative Pair Designs for Linkage Studies. Annals of Human Genetics, 68, 65-68.

Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). The Effect of Dependence on Confidence Intervals for a Population Proportion. American Statistician, 58, 124 - 130.

Rao, S., Graubard, B., Breen, N and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). Understanding the Underlying Disparities in Cancer Screening Rates Using the Peters-Belson Approach: Results from the National Health Survey. Medical Care, 42, 789-800.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). Using Kullback-Leibler Information for Model Selection when the Data-generating Model is Unknown: Applications to Genetic Testing Problems. Statistica Sinica, 14, 1021-1036.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Freidlin, B. (2004). A Note on the Use of Tests of Mutation Rates on Ordered Groups. Genetic Testing, 8, 437-440.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Sinclair, M.D. (2004), A Re-examination of the Kalven-Zeisel Study of Judge-Jury Agreements Using Modern Contingency Table Analysis Techniques. Law, Probability and Risk, 169-191.

Ghosh K. and Tiwari R.C. (2004) Bayesian Density Estimation using Ranked Set Samples, Environmetrics, 15 (7), 711-728.

Tiwari R.C., Ghosh K., Jemal A., Hachey M., Ward E., Thun M.J. and Feuer E.J. (2004) A New Method of Predicting US and State-Level CancerMortality Counts for the Current Calendar Year, CA: A Cancer Journal forClinicians, 54 (1), 30-40.

Lachin JM. (2004)The role of measurement reliability in clinical trials. Clinical Trials, 1, 553- 566.

Dickersin K, Davis BR, Dixon DO, George SL, Hawkins BS, Lachin JM, Peduzzi P, Pocock S.(2004) The Society for Clinical Trials supports United States legislation mandating trials registration. Clinical Trials, 1, 417-420.

Lachin JM. ()2004)Conflicts of interest in data monitoring of industry versus publicly financed clinical trials. Statistics in Medicine, 23, 1519-1521, 2004

Lai, Y. and Sun, F. (2004) Sampling distribution for microsatellites amplified by PCR: mean field approximation and its applications to genotyping. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 228: 185-194.

Lai, Y., Wu, B., Chen, L. and Zhao, H. (2004) A statistical method for identifying differential gene-gene co-expression patterns. Bioinformatics, 20: 3146-3155.

Wright ME, Mayne ST, Stolzenberg-Sologmon R, Li Z, Pietinent P, Taylor PR, Virtamo J,and Albanes, D. Development of a Comprehensive Dietary Antioxidant Index and Application to Lung Cancer Risk in a Cohort of Male Smokers. American Journal of Epidemiology, 160: 68-76, 2004.

Itoh, Y., Mahmoud, H. and Takahashi, D. (2004). A stochastic model forsolitons. Random Structures and Algorithms, 24, 51-64.

Mahmoud, H. (2004). Random sprouts as Internet models and Polya processes.Acta Informatica, 41, 1-18.

Mahmoud, H. and Tsukiji, T. (2004). Limit laws for terminal nodes in random circuits with restricted fan-out: a family of graphs generalizing binary search trees. Acta Informatica, 42, 99-110.

Javanian, M., Mahmoud, H. and Vahidi-Asl, M. (2004). Paths in m-ary interval trees. Discrete Mathematics, 287, 45-53.

Johnson, N., Kotz, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2004). Polya-type urn models with multiple drawings. Journal of the Iranian Statical Society, 3, 165-173.

Modarres, R., Marki,A., and Hopkin, R.(2004): Cryptosporidiosis Risk in New York City: A Case Study of Incorporating Susceptibility into Microbial Risk Assessment. Risk Analysis : A special issue on microbial risk assessment. Vol. 24, No. 1, 2004, pp. 209-220.

Modarres, R., and Zheng, G.(2004): On Estimation of Dependence using Ranked Set Samples Statistics and Probability Letters, 2004. Vol. 68, no. 3, 315-323.

Abeer El-Baz, and T.K. Nayak(2004): Efficiency of Composite Sampling for estimating a Lognormal Distribution. Environmental and Ecological Statistics, (2004), 11, 283-294.

2003 Faculty Publications

Balaji and Mahmoud (2003).Tenability of Polya urns. College Mathematics Journal , Vol.34, p.405-406.

Bura, E. and Pfeiffer, R.M. (2003). Graphical classification of tumours using dimension reduction techniques on DNA microarray data. Bioinformatics, 19, 1252-1258.

Bura, E. and Cook, R.D. (2003). Rank Estimation in Reduced-Rank Regression. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 87, 159-176.

Bura, E. (2003). Using Linear Smoothers to Assess the Structural Dimension of Regressions. Statistica Sinica, 13, 143--162.

Bura, E. and Cook, R.D. (2003). Assessing Corrections to the Weighted Chi-Squared Test Statistic for Dimension. Communications in Statistics -- Simulation and Computation, 32, 127--146.

Chandra, J.,"Information fusion for critical infrastructure
protection?, Proc. SMS Fifth Annual Conference on Military Data Fusion, September 2003

Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Issues Arising in Using Samples as Evidence in Trademark Cases. Journal of Econometrics, 113, 69-82.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B., Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Choice of Scores in Trend Tests for Case-Control Studies of Candidate-Gene Associations. Biometrical Journal, 45, 335-348.

Zou, K.H., Gastwirth, J.L. and McNeil, B.J. (2003) A Goodness-of-Fit Test for a Receiver Operating Characteristic Curve from Continuous Diagnostic Test Data in Crossing Boundaries: Statistical Essays in Honor of Jack Hall. (Ed J. E. Kolassa and D. Oakes) 59-68.

Li, Z, Xie, M and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). When Can the Haseman-Elston Procedure be Improved: Insights from Optimal Design Theory. Development of Modern Statistics and Related Topics: In Celebration of Prof. Y. Zhang's 70th Birthday (Ed. H. Zhang and J. Huang), 246-261.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Fisher Information in Ordered Randomly Censored Data with Applications to Characterization Problems. Statistica Sinica, 13, 507-513.

Freidlin, B., Zheng, G., Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Efficiency Robust Tests for Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci Using Extremely Discordant Sib Pairs. Human Heredity, 55, 117-124.

Freidlin, B., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). On the Use of the Shapiro-Wilk Test in Two-Stage Adaptive Inference for Paired Data with Moderate to Heavy Tails. Biometrical Journal, 45, 887-9.

Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). On the Power of Affected Relative Pair Designs for Linkage Studies. (to appear in the Annals of Human Genetics).

Gastwirth, J.L., Miao, W. and Zheng, G. (2003). Statistical Issues Arising in Disparate Impact Cases and the Use of the Expectancy Curve in Assessing the Validity of Pre-Employment Tests. Review of the International Statistical Institute, 71, 565-580.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). The Need for Careful Evaluation of Epidemiological Evidence in Product Liability Cases: A Reexamination of Wells v. Ortho and Key Pharamaceuticals. Law, Probability and Risk, 2, 151-189.

Yu, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). The 'reverse' Cornfield Inequality and its Use in the Analysis of Epidemiologic Data. Statistics in Medicine, 22, 3383-3401.

Ghosh, K., Jammalamadaka, S. R. and Tiwari, R.C. (2003). Semiparametric Bayesian Techniques for Problems in Circular Data. Journal of Applied Statistics, 30(2), 145--161.

Shinde, D., Lai, Y., Sun, F. and Arnheim, N. (2003) Taq DNA polymerase slippage mutation rates measured by PCR and quasi-likelihood analysis: (CA/GT)n and (A/T)n microsatellites. Nucleic Acids Research 31, 974-980.

Lai, Y., Shinde, D., Arnheim, N. and Sun, F. (2003) The mutation process of microsatellites during the polymerase chain reaction. Journal of Computational Biology 10, 143-155.

Lai, Y. and Sun, F. (2003) Microsatellite mutations during the polymerase chain reaction: mean field approximations and their applications. Journal of Theoretical Biology 224, 127-137.

Lai, Y. and Sun, F. (2003) The relationship between microsatellite slippage mutation rate and the number of repeat units. Molecular Biology and Evolution 20, 2123-2131.

Zheng G, Chen Z, and Li Z. Tests for Candidate-Gene Association Using Case-Parents Design. Annals of Human Genetics, 67: 589-597, 2003

Xie M and Li Z. The Optimal Design for Hypothesis Test and its Applications in Genetic Linkage Analysis. Science of China, Ser A 46 (6): 737-749, 2003

Li Z and Xie M. Statistics in Genetics. Advanced Medical Statistics, Ed by Fang, JQ and Lu,Y, 583-615, World Scientific Publishing Co. PTE. LTD., Singapore, 2003

Mahmoud, H. Neininger, R. (2003).Distribution of distances in random binary search trees.The Annals of Applied Probability, 13, 253-276.

Mahmoud, H. (2003).Urn models and connections to random trees: A review.
Journal of the Iranian Statistical Society, 2, 53-114.

Mahmoud, H. (2003).Mixed distributions in Sattolo's algorithm for cyclic permutationsvia randomization and derandomization.Journal of Applied Probability, 40, 790-796.

Itoh, Y. and Mahmoud, H. (2003).One-sided variations on interval trees.Journal of Applied Probability, 40, 654-670.

Mahmoud, H. (2003).One-sided variations binary search trees.The Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 55, 885-900.

Modarres, R. (2003). Estimation of a Bivariate Symmetric Distribution Function. Statistics and Probability Letters, 63, 25-34.

T.K. Nayak. Finding Optimal Estimators in Survey Sampling Using Unbiased Estimators of Zero. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, (2003), 114, 21-30.

N.D.Singpurwalla(2003) Knowledge management and Information superiority: A Taxonomy. Journal of Statistical Planning and inference. Vol.115, No.2, 361-364.

N.D.Singpurwalla, T.R.Bement, J.M.Booker, and S.Keller McNulty(2003): Testing the untestable: Reliability in the 21st Century. IEEE Transactions in Reliability. Vol.52, No.1, 118-124.

N.D.Singpurwalla(2003) Warranty: A surrogate of Reliability. Mathematical Reliability: An Expository perspective(Soyer et al. Eds.), 317-333.

N.D.Singpurwalla, C.W.Kong, and A.Swift (2003): Predicting Damage. Mathematical and Statistical Methods in Reliabilty 2002(Lindquist and Dokum Eds.), World Scientific, 267-282.

N.D.Singpurwalla, Mazzuchi, Ozekici and Soyer(2003): Stochastic process models for reliability in dynamic environments, Handbook of Statistics()C.R.Rao, and R.Khattre, Eds.), Elsevier Science, Vol.22, 1109-1129.

Tatsuoka, C. and Ferguson, T. (2003). Sequential Classification on Partially Ordered Sets. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B, 65, 143-157. 

2002 Faculty Publications

Rosenberger, W. & Lachin, J.M. Randomization in Clinical Trials: Theory and Practice. John Wiley and Sons, 2002.

Hubalek, F., Hwang, H. Lew, W., Mahmoud, H., Prodinger, H. (2002). A multivariate view of random bucket digital search Trees. Journal of Algorithms, 44, 121-158.

Li, Z., Xie, M., and Hsu, Z. (2002). Statistics in Genetics. Advanced Medical Statistics, Ed by Fang, JQ and Lu,Y, 391-412, People's Health Publishing Inc., Beijing.

Li, Z., Gail, M. H., Pee, D., and Gastwirth, J. L. (2002). Statistical Properties of Teng and Risch's Sibship Tests for Detecting an Association between Disease and a Candidate Alelle, Human Heredity, 53: 114-129.

Freidlin, B., Zheng, G., Li, Z., and Gastwirth, J. L. (2002). Trend Tests for Case-Control Studies of Genetic Markers: Power, Sample Size and Robustness, Human Heredity, 53: 146-152.

Pfeiffer, R., Rutter, J., Struewing, J, Gail, M. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Efficiency of DNA Pooling to Estimate the Joint Allele Frequencies and a Measure of Linkage Disequilibrium. Genetic Epidemiology, 22, 94-102.

Modarres, R., Nayak, T.K. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Estimation of Upper Quantiles and Model Uncertainty. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 39, 529-554.

Modarres, R. (2002). Efficient Estimation of a Distribution Function. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 39, 75-95.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Robust TDT-type Candidate-Gene Association Tests. Annals of Human Genetics, 66, 145-155.

Gastwirth, J. L. (2002). Book Review: Posner, R.A. (2002), Breaking the Deadlock: The 2000 Election and the Courts. Law, Probability and Risk, 1, 53-65.

Gastwirth, J.L., and Nayak, T.K. (2002). Law and Environmental Statistics. In Encyclopedia of Environmetrics, Vol. 2, ed. Abdel H. El-Shaarawi and Walter W. Piegorsch, New York: Wiley, pp. 1142-1146.

Nayak, T.K. (2002). Rao-Cramer Type Inequalities for Mean Squared Error of Prediction. American Statistician, 56(2), 102-106.

Tatsuoka, C. (2002). Data Analytic Methods for Latent Partially Ordered Classification Models. Appl. Statist. 51, part 3, 337-350.

Pfeiffer, R. M., Bura, E., Smith, A. and Reiter, J. L. (2002). Two Approaches to Mutation Detection Based on Functional Data, Statistics in Medicine, 21, 3447-3464.

Zitikis, R and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). The Asymptotic Distribution of the S-Gini Index . Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 44, 439-446.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Miao, W. (2002). The Potential Effect of Dependence in the Analysis of Data in Jury Discrimination Cases: Moultrie v. Martin Reconsidered. Jurimetrics, 43, 115-128.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Comment on the Age Discrimination Example, 42 Jurimetrics J. 333-340.

Ghosh, K. (2002), Detecting Changes in the von Mises Distribution, in: Advances on Theoretical and Methodological Aspects of Probability and Statistics, N. Balakrishnan (editor), 225—238, Gordon and Breach Publishers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

The DPP Research Group (J. Lachin, Co-Director, Coordinating Center, member, Writing Committee). Cost associated with the primary prevention of type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetes Care, 2002, 26, 36-47.

The DPP Research Group (J. Lachin, Co-Director, Coordinating Center, member, Writing Committee). Hypertension, Insulin, Proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance. Hypertension, 2002, 40, 679-686.

The DCCT/EDIC Research Group (J. Lachin, Director, Coordinating Center, member, Writing Committee). The effect of intensive therapy on the microvascular complications of type 1 diabetes mellitus. Journal of the American Medical Association, 2002, 287, 2563-2569.

The DPP Research Group (J. Lachin, Co-Director, Coordinating Center; member, Writing Committee). Reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes with lifestyle intervention or metformin. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2002; 346, 393-403.

Diverse Population Collaborative Group (Li, Z. is a coauthor). Prediction of Mortality from Coronary Heart Disease among Diverse Populations: Is There a Common Predicative Function? Heart, 88: 222-228, 2002.

Nayak, T.K. Rao-Cramer Type Inequalities for Mean Squared Error of Prediction. American Statistician, (2002), 56(2), 102-106.

Nayak, T.K., and Kundu, S. Some Remarks on Generalizations of the Likelihood Function and the Likelihood Principle. In Advances on Theoretical and Methodological Aspects of Probability and Statistics, ed. N. Balakrishnan, New York: Taylor and Francis, (2002), pp. 199-211.

Singpurwalla, N., On Exchangeable, Causal and Cascading Failures (with Dennis Lindley), (2002). Statistical Science. Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 209-219.

Singpurwalla, N., On Causality and Causal Mechanisms (with Discussion), (2002). International Statistical Review. Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 198-206.

Singpurwalla, N., Some Cracks in the Empire of Chance: Flaws in the Foundations of Reliability, (2002). International Statistical Review (with Discussion). Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 53-78.

2001 Faculty Publications

Kundu, S. (2001). A short note on repeated significance tests and unified Bayesian-Frequentist measure. Sequential Analysis, Vol. 20, 77-86.

Nayak, T.K., and Kundu, S. (2001). Calculating and Describing Uncertainty Propagation in Risk Assessment: The Bayesian Approach. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, 7(2), 307-328.

Yuan J., Gastwirth, J.L., and Li, Z. (2001). Effect of Family Relatedness on Linkage Testing Using Affected Sib-Pairs, Proceeding of the 2001 Meeting of the American Statistical Association, CD Rom Publication.

Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2001), A Weighted Test Using Both Extreme Discordant and Concordant Sib-pairs for Detecting Linkage. Genetic Epidemiology, 20, 34-43.

Johnson, W.O., Gastwirth, J.L. and Pearson, L.M. (2001), Screening without a Gold Standard: The Hui-Walter Paradigm Revisited. American Journal of Epidemiology, 153, 921-924.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2001), On the Fisher Information in Randomly Censored Data. Statistics and Probability Letters, 52, 421-426.

Yang, X., Goldstein, A.M., Chase, G.A., Gastwirth, J.L. and Goldin, L.R. (2001). Use of Weighted P-values in Regional Inference Procedures. Genetic Epidemiology, 21 (Supp. 1), S484-489.

Christophi, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2001). Distribution of the size of Random hash trees, pebbled hash trees and N-trees. Statistics and Probability Letters, 23, 277-288.

Tsukiji, T. and Mahmoud, H. (2001). A limit law for outputs in random circuits. Algorithmica, 31, 403-412.

Mahmoud, H. and Tsukiji, T. (2001). On the internal structure of random recursive circuits. Journal of Computational Applied Mathematics, 142, 155-171.

Balaji, S., Vidyasagar, M., and Hammer, B. Closure properties of Uniform convergence of Empirical means and PAC-Learnability under a family of Probability measures, Systems and Control Letters, Vol 42, issue 2, (2001) pp.151-157.

Bura, E. and Cook, R. D. (2001). Extending SIR: The Weighted Chi-Square Test, Journal of the American Statistical Association, 96, 996-1003.

Bura, E. and Cook, R. D. (2001). Estimating the Structural Dimension of Regressions via Parametric Inverse Regression, Journal of the Royal Statistical Association, Series B, 63, 393-410.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J. L. (2001). The Binary Regression Quantile Plot: Assessing the importance of Predictors in Binary Regression Visually, Biometrical Journal, 43, 5-21.

Hayek, L. A. and Bura, E. (2001). On the Ends of the Taxon Range Problem. In Pattern from Process in the Fossil Record, Jackson, J.B.C., Lidgard, S. and McKinney, F.K. (eds), pp. 221-244. Chicago University Press.

Singpurwalla, N., and Swift, A. (2001). Network Reliability and Borel’s Paradox. The American Statistician. Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 213-218.

2000 Faculty Publications

Mahmoud, H. (2000). Sorting: A Distribution Theory. Wiley, New York.

Lachin, J.M. Biostatistical Methods: The Assessment of Relative Risks. John Wiley and Sons, 2000. (ISBN: 0-471-36996-9; 541 pages)

Kundu, S., Majumdar, S. and Mukherjee, K. (2000). Central Limit Theorems Revisited. Statistics and Probability Letters, Vol. 47, 265-275.

Li, Z. and Zhang, H. (2000). Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci in Humans Using both Extremely Discordant and Concordant Sib Pairs: a Unified Approach for Meta-analysis, Communications in Statistics, 29: 1115-1127.

Mahmoud, H., Flajolet, P., Jacquet, P. and Rignier, M. (2000). Analytic variations on bucket selection and sorting. Acta Informatica, 36, 735-760.

Kotz, S., Mahmoud, H. and Robert, P. (2000). On generalized Polya urn models. Statistics and Probability Letters, 49, 163-173.

Nayak, T.K. (2000). On Best Unbiased Prediction and Its Relationships to Unbiased Estimation. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 84, 171-189.

Johnson, W.O. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Dual Group Test Screening. Journal of Statistical Inference and Planning, 83, 449-473.

Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Change Point Tests Designed for the Analysis of Hiring Data Arising in Equal Employment Cases. Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 18, 315-322. (This article received an Outstanding Applications Award at the 2002 Annual Meeting of the American Statistical Association.)

Sinclair, M.D. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Properties of the Hui and Walter and Related Methods for Estimating Prevalence Rates and Error Rates of Diagnostic Testing Procedures. Drug Information Journal, 605-615.

Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). Should the Median Test be Retired from General Use? The American Statistician, 54, 161-164.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). Issues Arising in the Use of Statistical Evidence in Discrimination Cases. Statistical Science in the Courtroom ed. by Gastwirth, J.L., 227-243.

Gastwirth, J.L., Freidlin, B. and Miao, W. (2000). The Shonubi Case as an Example of the Legal System’s Failure to Appreciate Statistical Evidence. Statistical Science in the Courtroom ed. by Gastwirth, J.L., 405-413.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Where is the Fisher Information in an Ordered Sample? Statistics Sinica, 10, 1267-1280.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Freidlin, B. (2000). On Efficiency and Power Robust Linkage Tests for Affected Sibs. Annals of Human Genetics, 64, 443-453.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). The Binary Regression Quantile Plot: Assessing the Importance of Predictors in Binary Regression Visually. Biometrical Journal, 43, 5-21.

Engels, E.A., Sinclair, M.D., Biggar, R.J., Whitby, D., Ebbesen, P., Goedert, J.J. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). Latent Class Analysis of Human Herpesvirus 8 Assay Performance and Infection Prevalence in Sub-Saharan Africa and Malta. International Journal of Cancer, 88, 1003-1008.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), The Efficiency of Pooling in the Detection of Rare Mutations. American Journal of Human Genetics, 67, 1036-1039.

Balaji S and Meyn S.P: Multiplicative Ergodicity and Large deviations for an irreducible Markov chain, Stochastic processes and their applications, 90 (2000) pp.123-144.

Balaji S and Ramasubramaninan S: Passage time moments for Multidimensional diffusions, Journal of Applied Probability, 37 (1), (2000), pp.246-251.

Hu, M., and Lachin JM. Application of robust estimating equations to the analysis of quantitative longitudinal data, Statistics in Medicine, 20, 3411-3428, 2001.

Bautista OM, Bain RP and Lachin JM. A flexible stochastic curtailing procedure for the log-rank test. Controlled Clinical Trials, 21, 428-439, 2000.

Lachin JM. Statistical Considerations in the Intent-to-treat Principle. Controlled Clinical Trials, 21, 167-189, 2000.

The DCCT Research Group (J. Lachin, Director, Coordinating Center; member, Writing Committee). The effect of pregnancy on microvascular complications in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT). Diabetes Care, 2000, 23, 1084-1091.

The DCCT/EDIC Research Group (J. Lachin, Director, Coordinating Center; Chair, Writing Committee). Retinopathy and nephropathy in patients with type 1 diabetes four years after a trial of intensive therapy. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2000; 342, 381-9.

The Point Process Paradox: Where Should We Extend the Conversation?, (2000). The American Statistician. Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 119-120.

2012 Faculty Publications 

 Ferguson, J., Cho, J. H., Yang, C., & Zhao, H. (2013). Empirical Bayes Correction for the Winner's Curse in Genetic Association Studies. Genetic Epidemiology, 37-1, 60-68.

Ferguson, J., Wheeler, W., Fu, Y., Prokunina-Olsson, L., Zhao, H., & Sampson, J. (2012). Statistical tests for detecting associations with groups of genetic variants: generalization, evaluation, and implementation.European Journal of Human Genetics.

Ferguson, J., Cho, J. H., & Zhao, H. (2012). A new approach for the joint analysis of multiple ChIP-seq libraries with application to histone modification. Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology, 11-3.

Zhang, W., Ferguson, J., Ng, S. M., Hui, K., Goh, G., Lin, A., & Cho, J. H. (2012). Effector CD4+ T Cell Expression Signatures and Immune-Mediated Disease Associated Genes. PloS one, 7-6.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2012). Statistical considerations support the Supreme Court’s decision in Matrixx Initiatives v. Siracusano. Jurimetrics, 52, 155-175.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2012). The Need for Courts and Policy Makers to Carefully Evaluate Criticisms of Statistical Evidence . Revista i-lex. (Special issue edited by Dr. A. Serpe).

Kholfi, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2012). The class of tenable zero-balanced Pólya urns with an initially dominant color, Statistics and Probability Letters, 82, 49-57.

Mahmoud, H. and Smythe, R. (2012). On the joint behavior of types of coupons in generalized coupon collection, Advances in Applied Probability, 44, 429-451.

Kholfi, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2012). The class of tenable zero-balanced Pólya urn schemes: characterization and Gaussian phases. Advances in Applied Probability, 44, 702-728.

Markitsis, A. and Lai, Y. (2011) A likelihood ratio test for the proportion of non-differentially expressed genes. Statistics and Its Interface, 4, 37-50.

Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2012). The distribution of two-protected nodes in random binary search trees.Applied Mathematics Letters, 25, 2218-2222.

Lai, Y (2012) Change-point analysis of paired allele-specific copy number variation data. Journal of Computational Biology, 19, 679-693.

Tita, A.T., Lai, Y., Bloom, S.L., Spong, C.Y., Varner, M.W., Ramin, S.M., Caritis, S.N., Grobman, W.A., Sorokin, Y., Sciscione, A., Carpenter, M.W., Mercer, B.M., Thorp, J.M. Jr., Malone, F.D., Harper, M., Iams, J.D.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2012) Timing of delivery and pregnancy outcomes among laboring nulliparous women.American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 206, 239.e1-8.

Stuebe, A.M., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y., Spong, C.Y., Carpenter, M.W., Ramin, S.M., Casey, B., Wapner, R.J., Varner, M.W., Rouse, D.J., Sciscione, A., Catalano, P., Harper, M., Saade, G., Sorokin, Y., Peaceman, A.M., Tolosa, J.E.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal–Fetal Medicine Units Network (2012) Maternal BMI, glucose tolerance, and adverse pregnancy outcomes. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 207, 62.e1-7.

Costantine, M.M., Clark, E.A., Lai, Y., Rouse, D.J., Spong, C.Y., Mercer, B.M., Sorokin, Y., Thorp, J.M. Jr., Ramin, S.M., Malone, F.D., Carpenter, M., Miodovnik, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Peaceman, A.M., Caritis, S.N.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal–Fetal Medicine Units Network (2012) Association of polymorphisms in neuroprotection and oxidative stress genes and neurodevelopmental outcomes after preterm birth. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 120, 542-550.

Larsen, C.D., Larsen, M., Larsen, M.D., Im, C., Moursi, A.M., and Nonken, M. (2012). Impact of an interdisciplinary concert series on stress and work-life balance in a Dental College. Music and Medicine. 4(3), 177-187.

Vogel, E.R., Knott, C.D., Crowley, B.E., Blakely, M.D., Dominy, N.J., and Larsen, M.D. (2012). Bornean orangutans at the brink of protein bankruptcy. Biology Letters. 8(3), 333-336.

Dunn, M., Robert, C., Larsen, M.D., and Behseta, S., with McGrayne, S.B. (2012). Sharon Bertsch McGrayne answers questions about “The Theory That Would Not Die". Chance, 25(1), 24-28.

Kang, S.S., and Larsen, M.D. (2012). Tests of independence in incomplete multi-way tables using likelihood functions. Journal of the Korean Statistical Society, 41, 189-198.

Vogel, E.R., Crowley, B.E., Knott, C.D., Blakely, M.D., Larsen, M.D., and Dominy, N.J. (2012). A Non-invasive Method for Quantifying Nitrogen Balance in Free-Ranging Primates. International Journal of Primatology. 33(3), 567-587.

Larsen, M.D., and Huckett, J. (2012). Multimethod Synthetic Data Generation for Confidentiality and Measurement of Disclosure Risk. International Journal of Information Privacy, Security and Integrity. 1(2/3), 184-204.

Kang, S.S., Koehler, K.J., and Larsen, M.D. (2012). Fractional Imputation for Incomplete Two-Way Contingency Tables. Metrika. 75(5): 581-599.

Drikvandi, R., Jalilian , A, Modarres, R. (2012). A Bootstrap Test for Symmetry based on Ranked Set samples.Journal of Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 55 (4), 1807-1814.

Modarres, R. (2012). Testing Equality and Exchangeability of Bivariate Distributions. Communications in Statistics, Theory and Methods, 41 (20), 3750-3758.

Zhou, H. and Nayak, T.K. (2012). Pitman Closest Equivariant Estimators and Predictors under Location-Scale Models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 142, 1367-1377.

Nayak, T.K. and B. Sinha. (2012). Some Aspects of Minimum Variance Unbiased Estimation in Presence of Ancillary Statistics. Statistics & Probability Letters, 82, 1129-1135.

Dewanji, A., Kundu, S. and Nayak, T.K. (2012). Nonparametric Estimation of the Number of Components of a Superposition of Renewal Processes. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 142, 2710-2718.

Pollin, T. I., Isakova, T., Taylor, A., McAteer, J., Jablonski, K. A., Pan, Q., Goldberg, R. B., Shuldiner, A. R., Altshuler, D., Haffner, S. M., Bakker, P., Horton, E. S., Delahanty, L., Florez, J. C., Franks, P. W. (2012). Replication and extension of genome-wide scan results for lipid levels in DPP. PLoS Genetics, 8(8), e1002895.

Florez, H., Pan, Q., Rubin, R., Ackermann, R., Marrero, D., Barrett-Connor, E., Delahanty, L., Kriska, A., Saudek, C., Goldberg, R. (2012) Impact of lifestyle intervention and Metformin on health-related quality of life: the Diabetes Prevention Program Randomized Trial. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 27(12), 1594-1601.

Perreault, L., Pan, Q., Mather, K., Watson, K., Saudek, C., Kahn, S. E., Hamman, R. F. (2012). Regression from Pre-diabetes to Normal Glucose Regulation is Associated with Long-term Reduction in Diabetes Risk: Results from the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study. Lancet, 379(9833), 2243-2251.

Delahanty, L., Pan, Q., Jablonski, K., J.C., Florez, J., McCaffery, Watson, K., Kahn, S., Shuldiner, A., Knowler, W., Franks, P. (2012). Genetic predictors of weight loss and weight regain following intensive lifestyle modification, metformin treatment, or standard care in the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetes Care, 35(2), 363-366

Chatterjee, K., Li, Z., and Qin, H. (2012). Some New Lower Bounds to Centered and Wrap-round L_2 Discrepancies. Statistics & Probability Letter, 82, 1367-1373. 

Wang, L., Li, Q., Li, Z., and Zheng, G. (2012). Bayes Factor Based on a Maximum Statistic for Case-Control Genetic Association Studies. Journal of Agricultural, Biological, Environmental Statistics, 17, 568-582. 

2011 Faculty Publications 

 Bose, S. & Bauder M.  (2011).  When Population Size Does Not matter: Robust Bayesian Testing for Two Categorical Populations.  Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, Vol. 5, 675-682.

Pfeiffer, R. M., Forzani, L. and Bura, E. (2011). Sufficient dimension reduction for longitudinally measured predictors. Special Issue Paper. Statistics in Medicine. doi: 10.1002/sim.4437

Bura, E. and Yang, J. (2011). Dimension Estimation in Sufficient Dimension Reduction: A Unifying Approach. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 102, 130-142.

Gastwirth, J. L. and Pan, Q. (2011). Statistical measures and methods for assessing the representativeness of juries: a reanalysis of the data in Berghuis v. Smith. Law, Probability and Risk, 10, 17-57.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2011). Case comment: the need for careful analysis of the statistical summary in the response to the complaint in the SEC v. Goldman Sachs case. Law, Probability and Risk, 10, 77-87.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Johnson, W.O. (2011). Dare you buy a Henry Moore on eBay? Significance (March issue) 10-14.

Gastwirth, J.L., Johnson, W.O. and Hikawa, H. (2011). Estimating the fraction of ‘non-genuine’ artwork by Henry Moore for sale on eBay: application of latent class screening test methodology. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (A), 174, 805-822.

Bura, E., Hikawa, H. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2011). The Use of Peters-Belson regression in legal cases.  Festschrift in honor of P.K. Bhattacharya, ed. By Jiang, J., Roussas, G. and Samaniego, F. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co., 213-231.

Gastwirth, J.L., Bura, E. and Miao, W. (2011). Some important statistical issues courts should consider in their assessment of statistical analyses submitted in class certification motions: implications for Dukes v. Wal-MartLaw, Probability and Risk, 10, 225-263.

Markitsis, A. and Lai, Y. (2011) A likelihood ratio test for the proportion of non-differentially expressed genes. Statistics and Its Interface, 4, 37-50.

Lai, Y., Wu, B. and Zhao, H (2011) A permutation test approach to the choice of size k for the nearest neighbors classifier. Journal of Applied Statistics, 38, 2289-2302.

Lai, Y (2011) On the adaptive partition approach to the detection of multiple change-points. PLoS ONE, 6, e19754.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) The change in the rate of vaginal birth after caesarean section. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, 25, 37-43.

Tita, A.T., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Varner, M.W., Caritis, S.N., Meis, P.J., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Peaceman, A.M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Timing of Elective Repeat Cesarean Delivery at Term and Maternal Perioperative Outcomes.Obstetrics and Gynecology, 117, 280-286.

Klebanoff, M.A., Harper, M., Lai, Y., Thorp, J. Jr., Sorokin, Y., Varner, M.W., Wapner, R.J., Caritis, S.N., Iams, J.D., Carpenter, M.W., Peaceman, A.M., Mercer, B.M., Sciscione, A., Rouse, D.J., Ramin, S.M., Anderson, G.D.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Fish Consumption, Erythrocyte Fatty Acids, and Preterm Birth. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 117, 1071-1077.

Manuck, T.A., Lai, Y., Meis, P.J., Sibai, B., Spong, C.Y., Rouse, D.J., Iams, J.D., Caritis, S.N., O'Sullivan, M.J., Wapner, R.J., Mercer, B., Ramin, S.M., Peaceman, A.M.; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Admixture Mapping to Identify Spontaneous Preterm Birth Susceptibility Loci in African Americans. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 117, 1078-1084.

Esplin, M.S., Merrell, K., Goldenberg, R., Lai Y., Iams, J.D., Mercer, B., Spong, C.Y., Miodovnik, M., Simhan, H.N., van Dorsten, P., Dombrowski, M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2011) Proteomic identification of serum peptides predicting subsequent spontaneous preterm birth. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 204, 391.e1-8.

Yan L K, Liu A, Li Z, and Zheng G. Optimal Two-stage Sequential Design        for Case-control Genetic Association Studies. Statistics and Its Interface, 4: 431-441, 2011.

Wang L, Li Q, Li Z, and Zheng G. Bayes Factors in the Presence of Population Stratification. Statistics  & Probability Letter, 81:836-841, 2011.

Landon, J., Frank Lee, and Nozer D. Singpurwalla. (2011) “A Problem in Particle Physics and its Bayesian Analysis” Statistical Science. Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 352-368.

T. K. Nayak, B. Sinha and L. Zayatz. “Statistical Properties of Multiplicative Noise Masking for Confidentiality Protection.” Journal of Official Statistics, (2011), 27 (3), 527-544.

B. Sinha, T. K. Nayak and L. Zayatz. “Privacy Protection and Quantile Estimation from Noise Multiplied Data.” Sankhya, Ser. B, (2011), 73, 297-315.

C. Cervato, W. A. Gallus, Jr., P. Boysen, and M. Larsen. (2011). Dynamic Weather Forecaster: results of the testing of a collaborative, on-line educational platform for weather forecasting. Earth Science Informatics, 4(4): 181-189.

Kang, S.S., and Larsen, M.D. (2011). Tests of Independence with Incomplete Contingency Tables using Likelihood Functions. Journal of Data Science. 9(4): 487-500.

Larsen, M.D. (2011). Discussion of \Calibrated Bayes" by R.J.A. Little. Statistical Science, 26(2): 175-178.

Kang, S.S., Koehler, K.J., and Larsen, M.D. (2011). Fractional Imputation for Incomplete Two-Way Contingency Tables. Metrika. Online.

Wich, S., Vogel, ER, Larsen, MD, Marshall, AJ, Fredricksson, G, Leighton, M, Yeager, CP, Brearly, FQ, and van Schaik, CP. (2011). A Comparison of Forest Fruit Production between Sumatra and Borneo. PLOS ONE. 6(6): e21278.

Mahmoud, H. M. and Elmasry, Amr. Analysis of swaps in radix select. Advances in Applied Probability42, 1-22.

Mahmoud, H. M. and Kholfi, Saana. The class of tenable zero-balanced Pólya urns with an initially dominant set of colors. Statistics and Probability Letters82, 49-57.

Mahmoud, H. M., Ward, M. and Kalpathy, R. Asymptotic properties of a leader election algorithm. Journal of Applied Probability48, 1-7.

Modarres, R. and Z. Liu (2011). Lens Data Depth and Median. Journal of Nonparametric Statistic (2011), Vol. 23, Issue 4,  pp. 1063-1074. 

Singpurwalla, Nozer D. (2011). “Stochastic Interdependence, Possibility, and Probabilistic Causality”.Scientia Iranica, Transactions D: Computer Science and Engineering. Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 692-694. 

Singpurwalla, Nozer D. (2011). “Network Routing in a Dynamic Environment”. The Annals of Applied Statistics. Vol. 5, No. 2B, pp. 1407-1424.

Singpurwalla, Nozer D. (2011). “Anatomy of the Failure Rate: A Mathematical Dissection”. Applied StochasticModels in Business and Industry. Vol. 27, pp. 164-171.

Spaeder M. C., Stroud J. R. and Song X.  (2011). Time-series model to predict impact of H1N1 influenza on a children's hospital.   Epidemiology and InfectionFirstView Article, Published online: Aug 31, 2011, pp. 1-5.

Moustafa, R. (2011). Andrews Curves.  Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics,  3(4): 373–148.

Moustafa, R., Hadi, A. and Symanzik J. (2011). Multi-class Data Exploration Using Space Transformed Visualization. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 20(2): 298–315.

Moustafa, R. (2011). Parallel Coordinate and Parallel Coordinate Density Plots. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics, 3(2): 134–148.

Pan, Q. and Grace, Y.Y.  An Estimation Method for Marginal Treatment Effects on Correlated Longitudinal and Survival Outcomes. Statistics and Its Inference 2011, 4(4), 499-510.

Damle, S., Teal, C.B., Lenert, J.J., Marshall, E.C., Pan, Q. and Mcswain, A.P. Mastectomy and Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy Rates: An Institutional Review.  Annals of Surgical Oncology 2011, 18 (5), 1356-1363. 

2010 Faculty Publications

Balaji, S. Mahmoud, H. and Zhang, T. (2010).  Phases in the Diffusion of Gases via the Ehrenfest Urn Model. Journal of Applied Probability47, 841-855.

Bose, S. (2010) “Optimally robust credible sets with a class of priors” Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, vol 140, pp. 2918-2925.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J. L. (2010). Regression Analysis and Strengthening the SEC’s Efforts to Regulate Mutual Funds.Banking Financial Services Policy Report, 29 (6), 18-26.

Hikawa, H., Bura, E., and Gastwirth, J. L. (2010). Local Linear Logistic Peters-Belson Regression and its application in employment discrimination cases. Statistics and the Interface, 3, 125-144.

Chandra, J. and Ladde, G.S. (2010), Collective behavior of multi-agent network dynamic systems under internal and external random perturbations, Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, 11, pp.1330-1344

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., et al. (2009) Does information available at admission for delivery improve prediction of vaginal birth after cesarean? American Journal of Perinatology, 26, 693-701.

Markitsis, A. and Lai, Y. (2010) A censored beta mixture model for the estimation of the proportion of non-differentially expressed genes. Bioinformatics, 26, 640-646.

Lai, Y. (2010) Differential expression analysis of digital gene expression data: RNA-tag filtering, comparison of t-type tests and their genome-wide co-expression based adjustment. International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications, 6, 353-365.

Cormier, C.M., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y.,  et al.  (2010). White's classification of maternal diabetes and vaginal birth after cesarean delivery success in women undergoing a trial of labor. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 115, 60-64.

Schatz, M., Dombrowski, M.P., Wise, R., Lai, Y., et al(2010) The relationship of asthma-specific quality of life during pregnancy to subsequent asthma and prenatal morbidity. Journal of Asthma, 47, 46-50.

Hashima, J.N., Lai, Y., et al.(2010) The effect of maternal body mass index on neonatal outcome in women receiving a single course of antenatal corticosteroids. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 263, e1-5.

Moldenhauer, J.S., Lai, Y., et al. (2010) Influence of maternal asthma and asthma severity on newborn morphometry. Journal of Asthma, 47, 145-149.

Manuck, T., Branch, D.W., Lai, Y., et al. (2010) Antiphospholipid antibodies and pregnancy outcomes in women heterozygous for Factor V Leiden. Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 85, 180-185.

Bakhshi, T., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y., et al.  (2010) Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes of Repeat Cesarean Delivery in Women with a Prior Classical versus Low Transverse Uterine Incision. American Journal of Perinatology, 27, 791-796.

Larsen, M.D., and Huckett, J. (2010). Measuring Disclosure Risk for Multimethod Synthetic Data Generation. IEEE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust. 808-815.

Barnes, SA, Larsen, MD, Schroeder, D, Hanson, A, Decker, PA (2010).  Missing data assumptions and methods in a smoking cessation study. ADDICTION, 105 (3): 431-437.

Zheng, G., Li, Z., Gail, M.H. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2010) Impact of Population Substructure on Trend Tests for Genetic Case-Control Studies. Biometrics, 66, 194-204.

Li Q, Zheng G, Liu A, Li Z, and Yu K (2010). Approximating probabilities of  correlated events. Science in China Series A—Mathematics, 53: 2937- 2948.

Li T, Li Z, Ying Z, and Zhang H (2010). Influence of Population Stratification on Population Based Marker-disease Association Analysis. Annals of Human Genetics, 74: 351-360.

She D, Li Y, Zhang H, Graubard B, and Li Z (2010). Population-based Case-Control Study with Complex Survey. Biostatistics, 11: 48-56.

Li, Q, Zheng G, Liu A, Xiong S, Li Z, and Kai Y. The Limiting Bound of Efron's W-formula for Hypothesis Testing When a Nuisance Parameter Is Present only under the Alternative. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference,140:1610-1617,2010.

Yu, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2010). How well do Selection Models Perform? The Case of Art Auction Pre-Sale Estimates.Statistics Sinica, 20, 837-852.

Hirth, R.A., Pan, Q.,  Schaubel, D.E., and Merion, B. (2010)  Efficient Utilization of the Expanded Criteria Donor (ECD) Deceased Donor Kidney Pool: An Analysis of the Effect of Labeling. American Journal of Transplantation, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp.304-309.

Feng, Q. and Mahmoud, H. (2010). On the variety of shapes on the fringe of a random recursive tree. Journal of Applied Probability47, 191-200.

Mahmoud, H. (2010). The power of choice in the construction of recursive trees Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability12, 763-773.

Mahmoud, H. (2010). Distributional analysis of moves in Quick Select. Theoretical Computer Science411, 1763-1769.

Mahmoud, H. (2010). Gaussian phases in generalized coupon collection. Advances in Applied Probability24, 994-1012.

Liu, Z. and Modarres, R. (2010). A Triangle Test for Equality of Distribution Functions in High Dimensions. Journal of Nonparametric StatisticsDOI: 10.1080/10485252.2010.485644

T. K. Nayak and M. Qin. The Concept of Risk Unbiasedness in Statistical Prediction. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, (2010), 140, 1923-1938.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2010). Discussion of “Reliability Growth Management Metrics and Statistical Methods for Discrete-Use Systems” by Hall, Ellner, and Mosleh. Technometrics, Vol. 52, No. 4, pp. 396-397.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2010). Network Flow Models for Project Failure Risk. LAW, PROBABILITY and RISK, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 131-138.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2010). Discussion of “Integrated Objective Bayesian Estimation and Hypothesis Testing” by José Bernardo. BAYESIAN STATISTICS 9 (J. M. Bernardo, M. J. Bayarri, J. O. Berger, A. P. Dawid, D. Heckerman, A. F. M. Smith and M. West, Eds.). Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Stroud, J. R., Stein, M. L., Lesht, B. M., Schwab, D. J. and Beletsky, D. (2010). An Ensemble Kalman Filter and Smoother for Satellite Data Assimilation. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 105, pp. 978-990.

2009 Faculty Publications

Bura, E and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009).How accurate are the power calculations relied upon the SEC? Law, Probability and    Risk, 8, pp.277-288.

Bura, E., Zhmurov, A. and Barsegov, V. (2009). Density estimation methods for protein unfolding and unbinding data. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 130, 15-102.

Taufer, E., Bose, S, & Tagliani, A., (2009) Optimal predictive densities and fractional moments. Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, Vol. 25, pp. 57-71.

Bose, S. (2009) On the imposition of shape constraints in a robust Bayesian analysis. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, Vol. 3, pp. 39-55.

Bose, S. (2009) On smoothness constraints with shape constraints in a robust Bayesian analysis. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, Vol. 3, pp. 57-67.

Li, Z., Zhang, H., Zheng, G., Gastwirth, J.L. and Gail, M.H. (2009). Excess false positive rate caused by population stratification and disease rate heterogeneity in case-control association studies. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 53, pp.1767-1781.

Gel, Y., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009). The Effect of Dependence between Observations on the Proper Interpretation of Statistical Evidence. Law, Probability and Risk, 8, pp.25-38.

Small, D., Krieger, A.M., Gastwirth, J.L. and Rosenbaum, P.R. (2009). Simultaneous Sensitivity analysis for Observational Studies Using Full matching or matching with Multiple Controls. Statistics and the Interface, 2, pp.203-211.

Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009). A New Two-Stage Adaptive Nonparametric Test for Paired Differences. Statistics and the Interface, 2, pp.213-221.

Chatterjee, N., Graubard, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009). The Use of the Risk Percentile Curve in the Analysis of Epidemiologic Data. Statistics and the Interface, 2, pp.123-131.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Miao, W. (2009). Formal statistical analysis of the data in disparate impact cases provides sounder inferences than the government’s “four-fifths” rule: examining the statistical evidence in Ricci v. DeStefano. Law, Probability and Risk, 8, pp.171-191

Kaye, D.H. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009).Where Have All the Women Gone? The Gender Gap in Supreme Court Clerkships. Jurimetrics, 49, pp.411-437.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Pan, Q.(2009) Diaz v. Eagle Produce Ltd. Partnership: The Potential for and Limitations of Formal Statistical Analysis to Assist Courts When Drawing Inferences from a Relatively Small Data Set. Jurimetrics, 49, pp.439-466.

Joseph L. Gastwirth, Yulia R. Gel and Weiwen Miao (2009). The Impact of Levene’s Test of Equality of Variances on Statistical Theory and Practice. Statistical Science, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp.343–360.

Yousef W, Kundu S, and Wagner R (2009). Nonparametric estimation of the threshold at an operating point on the ROC curve. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis Volume 53, Issue 12, 1 October 2009, pp.4370-4383

Lai, Y. and Markitsis, A. (2009) A nonparametric method for the conservative estimation of the proportion of true null hypotheses. Frontiers of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, USTC Press, 76-89.  (invited contribution)

Lai, Y., Eckenrode, S.E. and She, J-X (2009) A statistical framework for integrating two microarray data sets in differential expression analysis. BMC Bioinformatics, 10, (Suppl. 1), S23.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2009) Can a prediction model for vaginal birth after cesarean also predict the probability of morbidity related to a trial of labor? American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 200, 56.e1-6.

Tita, A.T., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Lai, Y., Leveno, K.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Meis, P.J., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., Peaceman, A.M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2009) Timing of elective repeat cesarean delivery at term and neonatal outcomes. New England Journal of Medicine, 360, 111-120.

Hu, V.W., Sarachana, T., Kim, K.S., Nguyen, A., Kulkarni, S., Steinberg, M.E., Luu, T., Lai, Y., Lee, N.H. (2009) Gene expression profiling differentiates autism case-controls and phenotypic variants of autism spectrum disorders: evidence for circadian rhythm dysfunction in severe autism. Autism Research, 2, 78-97.

Nusser, S.N., and Larsen, M.D. (2009). Concepts in Sample Surveys. e-Source: Behavioral and Social Science Research Interactive Textbook. (2009). (Eds. McKinlay JB, Marceau LD). Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research. Date Accessed 1/22/10.

Lavelle, B., Larsen, M.D., and Gundersen, C. (2009). RESEARCH SYNTHESIS: Research strategies for surveys of American Indians. Public Opinion Quarterly. 73: pp.385-403.

Larsen, C.D., Larsen, M.D., Handwerker, L., Kim, M.S., and Rosenthal, M. (2009). A comparison of school-based and community-based dental clinics. Journal of School Health. 79 (3): pp.116-122.

Guy, B., Sitlington, P.L., Larsen, M.D., and Frank, A.R. (2009). Preparation for Employment: What Are High Schools Offering? Career Development for Exceptional Individuals. Vol. 32, No. 1, 30-41.

Wainer, H., and Larsen, M.D. (2009). Pictures at an Exhibition, Chance, Visual Revelations column, 22, 2, pp.46-54.

Li, Z., Zhang, H., Zheng, G., Gastwirth, J.L., and Gail, M.H. (2009). Excess False Positive Rate Caused by Population Stratification and Disease Rate Heterogeneity in Case-Control Association Studies. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 53: pp.1767-1781.

Zhang, H., Chen, H., and Li, Z. (2009). Large Sample Interval Mapping of Trait Loci in Finite Regression Mixture Models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139: pp.764-779.

Cui, W., Zhang, H., Yang, Y., and Li, Z. (2009). Linkage Analysis with Mixed Sample of Affected Full and Half Sib-pairs in the Presence of Uncertain Relationship. In Frontiers of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, University of Science and Technology of China Press, Edited by Ma S and Wang Y, pp.3-15.

Buckman, D.W. and Li, Z. (2009). Missing Data Methods for Linkage Analysis of IBS and Incomplete IBD from Affected Sib-pairs. Statistics and Its Interface, 2: pp.133-144.

She, D., Zhang, H., and Li, Z. (2009). Testing Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium using Family Data from Complex Survey. Annals of Human Genetics, 73: pp.449-455.

Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2009). Average-case analysis of cousins in m-ary tries. Journal of Applied Probability, 45, pp.888-900.

Mahmoud, H. (2009). Imbalance in random digital trees. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 11, pp.231-247.

Nayak, T.K. (2009). Impact of Karl Pearson's Work on Statistical Developments in India. International Statistical Review. 77, pp.72-80.

Nayak, T.K. and Adeshiyan, S.A. (2009). A Unified Framework for Analysis and Comparison of Randomized Response Surveys of Binary Characteristics. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139, pp.2757-2766.

Pan, Q. and Schaubel, D.E. (2009) Flexible Estimation of Differences in Treatment-Specific Recurrent Event Means in the Presence of a Terminating Event. Biometrics, 65(3), pp.753-761

Pan, Q. and Schaubel, D.E. (2009) Evaluating bias correction in proportional hazards regression. Lifetime Data Analysis, 15(1), pp.120-146.

Hirth, R.A., Turenne, M.N., Wheeler, J.R.C., Pan, Q., Ma, Y. and Messana, J.M. (2009) Provider Monitoring and Pay-for-Performance When multiple Providers Affect Outcomes: An Application to Renal Dialysis. Health Service Research, 44(50), pp.1585-1602.

Pan, Q. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2009) Issues in the use of survival analysis to estimate damages in equal employment cases. Law, Probability & Risk, 8(1),pp.1-24.

Sinclair, M.D. and Pan, Q. (2009) Using the Peters-Belson Method in EEO Personnel Evaluations. Law, Probability & Risk , 8(2), 95-117 with Comments from Dr. Barry Graubard: pp.119-122.

Sinclair, M.D. and Pan, Q. (2009) Response to Dr. Graubard. Law, Probability & Risk , 8(2), 123-124

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2009). The Utility of Reliability and Survival. The Annals of Applied Statistics, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 1581 - 1596.

Nozer D. Singpurwalla (2009). A Discussion of maxim Finkelstein's 'Understanding the Shape of the Failure Rate'. Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry. Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 665-668.

Stroud, J.R., Lesht, B.M., Schwab, D.J., Beletsky, D. and Stein, M.L. (2009). Assimilation of satellite images into a sediment transport model of Lake Michigan. Water Resources Research, 45, W02419.

Johannes, M.S., Polson, N.G., and Stroud, J.R. (2009). Optimal filtering of jump diffusions: extracting latent states from asset prices. Review of Financial Studies, 22, pp.2559-2599.

2008 Faculty Publications

Bura, E and Pfeiffer, R. (2008).A model free approach to combining diagnostic markers, Biometrical Journal , 50, 558-570.

Bura, E and Pfeiffer, R. (2008). On the distribution of the left singular vectors of a random matrix and its applications, Statistics and Probability Letters, 58, 2275-2280.

Bura, E, Klimov, D. K. and Barsegov, V. (2008). Analyzing Forced Unfolding of Protein Tandems by Ordered Variates: 2. Dependent Unfolding Times, . Biophysical Journal, 94, 2516-2528.

Chandra, J. (2008). Lakshmikantham: A friend and collaborator for fifty years” , Advances in Theory, methods and Applications in Nonlinear Analysis, Edited by Devi, Sivasundram, Drici, and Mcrae, Cambridge Scientific Publisher

Chandra, J. and Ladde, G.S. (2008). Collective behavior of multi-agent network dynamic systems under internal and external random perturbations”, Nonlinear Analysis: section B, Real World Applications.

Gel, Y.R, and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).A Robust Modification of the Jarque-Bera Test of Normality. Economics Letters, 99, 30-32.

Yu, B, and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).A Method of Assessing the Sensitivity of Cochran-Mantel-Haenszel Test to an Unobserved Confounder. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences-A, 366, 2377-2388.

Kaye, D.H., and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).The Disappearance that Wasn’t? “Random Variation” in the Number of Women Supreme Court Clerks. Jurimetrics Journal, 48, 457-463.

Gastwirth, J.L (2008).The U.S. Supreme Court Finds a Statute’s Description of a Simple Statistical Measure of Relative Disparity “Ambiguous” Allowing the Secretary of Education to Interpret the Formula: Zuni Public School 89 v. U.S. Department of Education II. Law, Probability and Risk, 7, 225-248.

Hui, W.H., Gel, Y.R., and Gastwirth, J.L (2008).Lawstat: an R –package for Law, Public Policy and Biostatistics. Journal of Statistical Software, 28, 1-26.

Kundu, S., Nayak, T. K., and Bose, S. (2008). Are Nonhomogeneous Poisson Process Models Preferable To General Order Statistics Models For Software Reliability Estimation?, Statistical Models and Methods for Biomedical and Technical Systems Vonta, F.; Nikulin, M.; Limnios, N.; Huber-Carol, C. (Eds.), pp. 139-155

Polson, N.G., Stroud, J.R., and Muller, P. (2008).Practical filtering with sequential parameter learning. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 70, 413-428.

Bailit, J.L., Landon, M.B., Lai, Y., Rouse, D.J., Spong, C.Y., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Simhan, H.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O. and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2008). Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network cesarean registry: impact of shift change on cesarean complications. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 198, 173.e1-5.

Lai, Y. (2008). Genome-wide co-expression based prediction of differential expressions. Bioinformatics, 24, 666-673.

Visintin, I., Feng, Z., Longton, G., Ward, D.C., Alvero, A.B., Lai, Y., Tenthorey, J., Leiser, A., Flores-Saaib, R., Yu, H., Azori, M., Rutherford, T., Schwartz, P.E. and Mor, G (2008). Diagnostic markers for early detection of ovarian cancer. Clinical Cancer Research, 14, 1065-1072.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2008). Prediction of uterine rupture associated with attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 199, 30.e1-5.

Zhang H, Chen H, and Li, Z. (2008). An Explicit Representation of the Limit of the LRT for Interval Mapping of Quantitative Trait Loci. Statistics & Probability Letters, 78: 207-213

Chen X and Li, Z.(2008). Inference of Haplotype Effects in Case-Control Studies Using Unphased Genotype and Environmental Data. Biometrical Journal, 50: 270-282.

Li Q, Zheng G, Li, Z., and Yu K. (2008). Efficient Approximation of P-value of Maximum of Correlated Tests with Applications to Genome-Wide Association Studies. Annals of Human Genetics, 72: 397-406

Shu Y, Liu A, and Li, Z. (2008). Point and Interval Estimates of Accuracies of a Binary Medical Diagnostic Test in Group Sequential Designs. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 366: 2335-2345

Yan LK, Zheng G, and Li, Z. (2008). Controlling Type I Error in Two-Stage Group Sequential Robust Tests in Family-based Association Studies. Annals of Human Genetics, 72: 557-565

Li Q, Yu K, Li, Z., and Zheng G. (2008). MAX-Rank: A Simple and Robust Genome-Wide Scan for Case-Control Association Studies. Human Genetics, 123: 617-623

Christophi, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2008). On climbing tries. Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 22, 133-149.

Feng, Q., Mahmoud, H. and Panholzer, A. (2008).Phase changes in subtree varieties in random recursive trees and binary search trees. SIAM J. on Discrete Mathematics, 22, 160-184

Feng, Q., Mahmoud, H. and Panholzer, A. (2008).Limit laws for the Randic index of random binary tree models. Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 60, 319-343.

Mahmoud, H. and Ward, M. (2008).Average-case Analysis of Cousins in m-ary Tries. Journal of Applied Probability, 45, 888-900.

Mahmoud, H.(2008).Imbalance in random digital trees. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Applied Probability, Compiègne, France.

Modarres, R., Sargent,J., Dopkins, S., and Philbeck, J.(2008).Spatial Memory During Progressive Disorientation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition. Vol 34(3), 2008, 602-615.

Modarres, R., Hui, T., and Zheng, G.(2008).Pseudo-MLE of the Correlation Coefficient for Bivariate Normal Distribution using Ranked Set Sampling. Test: Journal of Spanish Statistical Society

Modarres, R.(2008).Tests of Bivariate Exchangeability. International Statistical Review,76, 2, 203-213.

Qin, M. and Nayak, T.K.(2008).Kshirsagar-Type Lower Bounds for Mean Squared Error of Prediction. Commun. Statist.- Theory Meth. (2008), 37, 861-872.

Nayak, T. K. Kundu, S., and Bose, S.(2008). On Inconsistency of Estimators of Parameters of Non-homogeneous Poisson Process Models for Software Reliability, Statistics and Probability Letters , 78, pp. 2217-2221

Nayak, T.K.(2008).Reflections on Data Perturbation and Post-randomization for Statistical Disclosure Control. Journal of Statistics and Applications

Singpurwalla, N.D and Sellers, K. (2008).Vague Coherent Systems,The International Statistical Review. Vol. 76, No. 2, pp. 247-267.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Wilson, A. (2008).Probability, Chance, and the Probability of Chance, The IIE Transactions. Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 12-22.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Wilson, A. (2008).The Mathematics of Risk and Reliability: A Select History, Encyclopedia of Risk.

Singpurwalla, N.D (2008).Damage Processes. Encyclopedia of Statistics in Quality and Reliability. (F. Ruggeri et. al. Eds.), John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Landon, J. (2008).Choosing a Coverage Probability for Prediction Intervals (with J. Landon). The American Statistician. Vol. 62, No. 2, pp. 120-124

Singpurwalla, N.D and Mesbah, M. (2008).A Bayesian Ponders the Quality of Life, Statistical Models and Methods for Biomedical and Technical Systems (Vonta, Nikulin, Limnios, and Huber-Carol, Eds.), pp. 373-384. Birkhouser.

Pan, Q. and Schaubel, D.E. (2008).Weighted Cox regression with biased samples and empirically estimated selection probabilities. Canadian Journal of Statistics 2008, 36(1): 111-127.

Turenne, M.N., Wolfe, R.A., Pan, Q., Hirth, R.A., Roys, E.C., Messana, J.M. and Wheeler, J.R.C. (2008).Using knowledge of multiple levels of variation in care to establish financial incentives for provider performance. Medical Care 2008, 46(2): 120-126.

2007 Faculty Publications

Bura, E., Klimov, D. K. and Barsegov, V. (2007). Analyzing Forced Unfolding of Protein Tandems by Ordered Variates: 1. Independent Unfolding Times. Biophysical Journal, 93, 1100-1115

Lu,Z., Shieh,L., Chen,G, and C. Chandra (2007). "Identification and control of chaotic system via recurrent high-order neural networks", Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, 13, p. 357-372.

Gel, Y.R., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2007). Robust Directed Tests of Normality Against Heavy Tailed Distributions. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 51, 2734-2746.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2007). A Graphical Summary of Health Care Rates and Related Measures of Disparity. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 137, 1059-1065 (Special Issue on Nonparametric Statistics and Related Topics: In honor of M.L. Puri).

Agarwal, R., Whang, D.H., Alvero, A.B., Visintin, I., Lai, Y., Segal, E.A., Schwartz, P., Ward, D., Rutherford, T. and Mor, G. (2007) Macrophage migration inhibitory factor expression in ovarian cancer. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 196, 348.e1-5.

Grobman, W.A., Lai, Y., Landon, M.B., Spong, C.Y., Leveno, K.J., Rouse, D.J., Varner, M.W., Moawad, A.H., Caritis, S.N., Harper, M., Wapner, R.J., Sorokin, Y., Miodovnik, M., Carpenter, M., O'Sullivan, M.J., Sibai, B.M., Langer, O., Thorp, J.M., Ramin, S.M., Mercer, B.M. and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network (2007) Development of a nomogram for prediction of vaginal birth after cesarean delivery. Obstetrics and Gynecology 109, 806-812.

Hua, D. and Lai, Y. (2007) An ensemble approach to microarray data based gene prioritization after missing value imputation. Bioinformatics, 23, 747-754.

Lai, Y., Adam, B-L., Podolsky, R. and She, J-X. (2007) A mixture model approach to the tests of concordance and discordance between two large scale experiments with two-sample groups. Bioinformatics, 23, 1243-1250.

Lai, Y. (2007) A moment based method for estimating the proportion of true null hypotheses and its application to microarray gene expression data. Biostatistics, 8, 744-755.

Lai, Y. (2007) Conservative adjustment of permutation p-values when the number of permutations is limited. International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications, 3, 536-546.

Zhang H, Zhang H, Li Z, and Zheng G. (2007). Statistical Methods for Haplotype-based Matched Case-control Association Studies. Genetic Epidemiology, 31: 316-326.

Shu Y, Liu A, and Li Z. (2007). Two-Stage Evaluation of Sensitivity and Specificity in Binary Diagnostic Tests. Statistics in Medicine, 26: 4416-4427.

Mahmoud, H. (2007). One-sided variations on tries: Path imbalance, climbing, and key sampling. Refereed Proceedings of the 13th International Seminar on the Analysis of Algorithms, Juan les Pins France.

Modarres, R. and Patil, G.P. (2007). Hotspot Detection with Bivariate Data. In Celebration of the Centennial of the Birth of Samarendra Nath Roy (1906-1964),Volume 137, Issue 11, 3643-3654.

Modarres, R. (2007). A Test of Independence Based on the Likelihood of Cut-Points. Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation, Volume 36, Number 4, 817-825.

Hirth, R.A., Turenne, M.N., Wheeler, J.R.C., Pozniak, A.S., Tedeschi, P., Chuang, C.C., Pan, Q., Slish, K., and Messana, J.M. (2007). Case-mix adjustment for an expanded renal prospective payment system. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 18: 2565-74.

Nayak, T.K, and Kundu, S (2007). Comparison of Stopping Rules in Sequential Estimation of the Number of Classes in a Population. Sequential Analysis (2007), 26, 367-381.

Singpurwalla, N. D. (2007). Betting on Residual Life: The Caveats of Conditioning. In Statistics and Probability Letters. Vol. 77, No. 12, pp. 1354-1361.

Stroud, J.R. and Bentgsson, T. (2007). Sequential state and variance estimation within the ensemble Kalman filter. Monthly Weather Review, 135, 3194-3208.

Lee, C., Schwab, D.J., Beletsky, D., Stroud, J.R., and Lesht, B.M. (2007). Numerical modeling of mixed sediment resuspension, transport, and deposition during the March 1998 episodic events in southern Lake Michigan. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, C02018.

Weinberg, J., Brown, L.D., and Stroud, J.R. (2007). Bayesian forecasting of an inhomogeneous Poisson process with applications to call center data. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 102, 1185-1199.

2006 Faculty Publications

Balaji, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2006) :  Exact and Limiting distributions in diagonal Polya processes, Annals of Institute of Statistical Mathematics(AISM), 58, 171-185.

Balaji, S. and Dhar, S. (2006) :  On the Characterization of a bivariate distribution, Communications in Statistics: Theory and Methods, Vol.35, Issue.5, pp.759-765.

Balaji, S. ,  Mahmoud, H.,  and Watanabe, O. (2006) :  Distributions in the Ehrenfest process,Statistics and Probability letters, 76, 666-674.

Bose, S. (2006) :Estimating the Center of Symmetry: Is it always better to use larger sample sizes, J. Statistical Planning & Inference, vol. 136, 4194-4203.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, G. L. (2006) :  Assessing the Fairness of a Firm's Allocation of Shares in Initial Public Offerings: Adapting a Measure from Biostatistics.  Chance, 19(2), 32-37.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2006). A Sixty Million Dollar Statistical Issue Arising in the Interpretation and Calculation of a Measure of Relative Disparity: Zuni Public School District 89 v. U.S. Department of Education. Law, Probability and Risk, 5, 33-61.

Yin, X. and Bura, E. (2006) : Dimension Reduction for Multivariate Response Regression (2006). Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 136, 3675-3688.

Chandra, J. , Shieh, L., and Chen,G.  (2006):  Identification and control of chaotic systems via recurrent high-order neural networks, Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, 12, 1-17.

Chandra, J.  and Landon, J. (2006) : Towards a reliable and resilient mobile wireless architecture”, J. Stochastic Analysis and Applications, 24, 827-841.

Hanson, T, Johnson, W.O. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2006): Bayesian inference for prevalence and diagnostic test accuracy based on dual pooled screening. Biostatistics7, 41-57

Small, D., Krieger, A.M., Gastwirth, J.L. and Rosenbaum, P.R. (2006) :  R-Estimates vs. GMM: A Theoretical Case Study of Validity and Efficiency. Statistical Science21363-375.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2006) : On estimation of the variance in Cochran-Armitage trend tests for genetic association using case-control studies. Statistics in Medicine, Vol. 25, 3150-3159.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2006):  Comparison of Robust Tests for Genetic Association Using Case Control Studies. IMS Lecture Notes--Monograph Series 2006, Vol. 49, 253-265 (ed. J. Rojo).

Lai, Y. (2006):  A statistical method for estimating the proportion of differentially expressed genes. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 30, 193-202.

Lai, Y. (2006): On the identification of differentially expressed genes: improving the generalized F-statistics for Affymetrix microarray gene expression data. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 30, 321-326.

Deng W, Chen H, and Li Z. (2006): A Logistic Regression Mixture Model for Interval Mapping of Genetic Trait Loci Affecting Binary Phenotypes. Genetics, 172: 1349-1358.

Li Z and Gastwirth J.L. (2006):  The Effect of a Small Fraction of Undetected Half Sibs on Linkage Studies Using ED and EC sib Pairs. Journal of Statistical Research, 39: 95-110.

Zheng G, Ghosh K, Chen Z, and Li Z. (2006):  Extreme Rank Selection for Linkage Analysis of Quantitative Trait Loci Using Selected Sib-pairs. Annals of Human Genetics, 70:857-866.

Zhang H, Zheng G, and Li Z. (2006): Statistical Analysis for Haplotype-Based Matched Case – Control Studies. Biometrics, 62: 1124-1131.

Aguech, R., Lasmar, N. and Mahmoud, H. (2006):  Limit distribution of distances in biased random tries Journal of Applied Probability43, 1-15.

Arora, A., Jin, F., Sahin, G., Mahmoud, H. and Choi, A. (2006):  Throughput analysis in wireless networks with multiple users and multiple channels. Acta Informatica 43, 147-164.

Aguech, R., Lasmar, N. and Mahmoud, H. (2006):  Distances in digital search trees. Acta Informatica , 43, 243-264.

Modarres, R. and Zheng, G. (2006) : A Robust Estimate of the Correlation Coefficient for Bivariate Normal Distribution using Ranked Set Sampling. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 2006, Volume 136, Issue 1, 298-309.

Modarres, R., Patil, G.P., Myers, W.L., and Rathbun, S.L. (2006) : Hot-Spot Geoinformatics for Digital Governance.Encyclopedia of Digital Government,  (Editors Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko and Matti Mälkiä).

Modarres, R. and Freeman, J. (2006) : Inverse Box-Cox: The Power-Normal Distribution. Statistics & Probability Letters, Volume 76, Issue 8, Pages 764-772.

Modarres, R. and Freeman, J. (2006) : Efficiency of Tests of Location after a Box-Cox Transformation. Communication in StatisticsTheory and Methods, Volume 35, issue 6.

Modarres, R., Hui, T. and Zheng, G. (2006): Resampling Methods for Ranked Set Samples. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, The journal of the International Association for Statistical Computing, 2006, 51, 1039-1050.

Modarres, R., Patil, G.P., Patakar, P. and Myers, W. (2006): Spatially Constrained Clustering and Upper Level Set Scan Hotspot Detection in Surveillance GeoInformatics. Environmental and Ecological Statistics, Volume 13, Issue 4.

Modarres, R.M. and Gastwirth (2006) :  A Cautionary Note on Estimating the Standard Error of the Gini Index of Inequality.Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics68455-461.

Nayak, T.K. and El-Baz, A. (2006):  On Bayesian and Decision Theoretic Approaches to Statistical Prediction. In Advances in Distribution Theory, Order Statistics, and Inference, ed.  N. Balakrishnan, E. Castillo, and J.M. Sarabia, Boston: Birkhauser, 405-416.

Singpurwalla, N.D. (2006):  On Competing Risk and Degradation Processes. In The Second Erich L. Lehman Symposium – Optimality. Institute of Mathematical Statistics – Monograph Series, (J. Rojo, Ed.) , Vol. 49, 289 – 304.

Singpurwalla, N.D. (2006): The Hazard Potential: Introduction and Overview. Journal of American Statistical Association.  Vol. 101, No. 476, pp. 1705-1717.

Singpurwalla, N.D. (2006): Reliability and Survival in Financial Risk. In Advances in Statistical Modeling and Inference – Essays in Honor of Kjell Doksum (V. Nair, Ed). World Scientific Publications, 93-114.

2005 Faculty Publications

Bura,E., Gastwirth, J.L, and Modarres,R. (2005): The Use of the Lorenz Curve, Gini Index and Related Measures of Relative Inequality and Uniformity in Securities Law, METRON , vol. LXIII, 451-469.

Bura,E., Gastwirth, J.L, and Modarres,R. (2005):Statistical methods for assessing the fairness of the allocation of shares in initial public offerings, Law, Probabilityand Risk, 4, 143-158.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Fisher information in randomly sampled sib pairs and extremely discordant sib pairs in genetic analysis for a quantitative trait locus. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 130, 299-315.

Zheng, G., Freidlin B., Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Genomic Control for Association Studies: Variance Inflation Factors and Tests for Recessive and Dominant Models. Biometrics, 61, 186-192.

Yu, B.B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Sensitivity Analysis for Trend Tests: Application to the Risk of Radiation Exposure. Biostatistics, 6, 201-209.

Graubard, B.I., Rao, R.S. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005) Using the Peters-Belson Method to Measure Health Care Disparities form Complex Survey Data. Statistics in Medicine, 24, 2659-2668.

Gel, Y., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). The importance of checking the assumptions underlying statistical analyses: graphical methods for assessing normality. Jurimetrics Journal, 46, 3-29.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2005). Case Comment: Statistical tests for the analysis of data on peremptory challenges: Clarifying the standard of proof needed to establish a prima facie case in Johnson v. California. Law, Probability and Risk, 4, 179-185.

Chen Z, Zheng G, Ghosh K, and Li, Z. Linkage Disequilibrium Mapping of Quantitative Trait Loci by Selective Genotyping. American Journal of Human Genetics, 77: 661-669, 2005.

Lai, Y. and Zhao, H. (2005) A statistical method to detect chromosomal regions with DNA copy number alterations using SNP-array-based CGH data. Computational Biology and Chemistry, 29, 47-54.

Mor, G., Visintin I., Lai, Y., Zhao, H., Schwartz, P., Rutherford, T., Yue, L., Bray-Ward, P. and Ward, D.C. (2005) Serum protein markers for early detection of ovarian cancer. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 102, 7677-7682

Cahan, P., Ahmad, A.M., Burke, H., Fu, S., Lai, Y., Florea, L., Dharker, N., Kobrinski, T., Kale, P. and McCaffrey, T.A. (2005) List of lists-annotated (LOLA): A database for annotation and comparison of published microarray gene lists. Gene, 360, 78-82.

Li, Z, Gastwirth, J.L. and Gail, M.H. (2005). Power and Related Statistical Properties of Conditional Likelihood Ratio Score Tests for Association Studies in Nuclear Families with Parental Genotypes. Annals of Human Genetics, 69, 296-314.

McGee DL, and Diverse Populations Collaboration (Li, Z. is a member of the group). Body Mass Index and Mortality: A Meta-analysis Based on Person-level Data from Twenty-six Observational Studies. Annals of Epidemiology, 15: 87-97, 2005.

Christophi, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2005). The oscillatory distribution of distances in random tries. The Annals of Applied Probability, 15, 1536-1564.

Itoh, Y. and Mahmoud, H. (2005). Age Statistics in the Moran Population Model. Statistics and Probability Letters, 74, 21-30.

Modarres, R., Gastwirth, J.L. and Ewens, W.E. (2005). A cautionary note on the Use of Nonparametric tests in the Analysis of Environmental Data. Environmetrics, 16, 319-326.

Singpurwalla, N.D (2005): Decelerated Testing : A Hierarchical Bayes Approach, Technometrics, 47, 4.

Singpurwalla, N.D and Seung, B.J. (2005):Equitable and adversarial pricing for items under warranty, Law, Probability and Risk, 4, 51-77.

Keller-McNulty, S., Nakhleh, C.W., and Singpurwalla, N.D (2005): A Paradigm for Masking (Camouflaging) Information, International Statistical Review, 73, 331-349.

2004 Faculty Publications

Bose, S. (2004) "On the robustness of the predictive distribution for sampling from finite populations", Statistics and Probability Letters, vol. 69, 21-27.

Lu,Z., Shieh,L.S., and Chandra, J.(2004)"Tracking control of nonlinear system: A sliding mode design via chaotic optimization, Interna. J. of Bifurcation and Chaos, 14, p.1343-1355.

Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). On the Power of Affected Relative Pair Designs for Linkage Studies. Annals of Human Genetics, 68, 65-68.

Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). The Effect of Dependence on Confidence Intervals for a Population Proportion. American Statistician, 58, 124 - 130.

Rao, S., Graubard, B., Breen, N and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). Understanding the Underlying Disparities in Cancer Screening Rates Using the Peters-Belson Approach: Results from the National Health Survey. Medical Care, 42, 789-800.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2004). Using Kullback-Leibler Information for Model Selection when the Data-generating Model is Unknown: Applications to Genetic Testing Problems. Statistica Sinica, 14, 1021-1036.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Freidlin, B. (2004). A Note on the Use of Tests of Mutation Rates on Ordered Groups. Genetic Testing, 8, 437-440.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Sinclair, M.D. (2004), A Re-examination of the Kalven-Zeisel Study of Judge-Jury Agreements Using Modern Contingency Table Analysis Techniques. Law, Probability and Risk, 169-191.

Ghosh K. and Tiwari R.C. (2004) Bayesian Density Estimation using Ranked Set Samples, Environmetrics, 15 (7), 711-728.

Tiwari R.C., Ghosh K., Jemal A., Hachey M., Ward E., Thun M.J. and Feuer E.J. (2004) A New Method of Predicting US and State-Level CancerMortality Counts for the Current Calendar Year, CA: A Cancer Journal forClinicians, 54 (1), 30-40.

Lachin JM. (2004)The role of measurement reliability in clinical trials. Clinical Trials, 1, 553- 566.

Dickersin K, Davis BR, Dixon DO, George SL, Hawkins BS, Lachin JM, Peduzzi P, Pocock S.(2004) The Society for Clinical Trials supports United States legislation mandating trials registration. Clinical Trials, 1, 417-420.

Lachin JM. ()2004)Conflicts of interest in data monitoring of industry versus publicly financed clinical trials. Statistics in Medicine, 23, 1519-1521, 2004

Lai, Y. and Sun, F. (2004) Sampling distribution for microsatellites amplified by PCR: mean field approximation and its applications to genotyping. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 228: 185-194.

Lai, Y., Wu, B., Chen, L. and Zhao, H. (2004) A statistical method for identifying differential gene-gene co-expression patterns. Bioinformatics, 20: 3146-3155.

Wright ME, Mayne ST, Stolzenberg-Sologmon R, Li Z, Pietinent P, Taylor PR, Virtamo J,and Albanes, D. Development of a Comprehensive Dietary Antioxidant Index and Application to Lung Cancer Risk in a Cohort of Male Smokers. American Journal of Epidemiology, 160: 68-76, 2004.

Itoh, Y., Mahmoud, H. and Takahashi, D. (2004). A stochastic model forsolitons. Random Structures and Algorithms, 24, 51-64.

Mahmoud, H. (2004). Random sprouts as Internet models and Polya processes.Acta Informatica, 41, 1-18.

Mahmoud, H. and Tsukiji, T. (2004). Limit laws for terminal nodes in random circuits with restricted fan-out: a family of graphs generalizing binary search trees. Acta Informatica, 42, 99-110.

Javanian, M., Mahmoud, H. and Vahidi-Asl, M. (2004). Paths in m-ary interval trees. Discrete Mathematics, 287, 45-53.

Johnson, N., Kotz, S. and Mahmoud, H. (2004). Polya-type urn models with multiple drawings. Journal of the Iranian Statical Society, 3, 165-173.

Modarres, R., Marki,A., and Hopkin, R.(2004): Cryptosporidiosis Risk in New York City: A Case Study of Incorporating Susceptibility into Microbial Risk Assessment. Risk Analysis : A special issue on microbial risk assessment. Vol. 24, No. 1, 2004, pp. 209-220.

Modarres, R., and Zheng, G.(2004): On Estimation of Dependence using Ranked Set Samples Statistics and Probability Letters, 2004. Vol. 68, no. 3, 315-323.

Abeer El-Baz, and T.K. Nayak(2004): Efficiency of Composite Sampling for estimating a Lognormal Distribution. Environmental and Ecological Statistics, (2004), 11, 283-294.

2003 Faculty Publications

Balaji and Mahmoud (2003).Tenability of Polya urns. College Mathematics Journal , Vol.34, p.405-406.

Bura, E. and Pfeiffer, R.M. (2003). Graphical classification of tumours using dimension reduction techniques on DNA microarray data. Bioinformatics, 19, 1252-1258.

Bura, E. and Cook, R.D. (2003). Rank Estimation in Reduced-Rank Regression. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 87, 159-176.

Bura, E. (2003). Using Linear Smoothers to Assess the Structural Dimension of Regressions. Statistica Sinica, 13, 143--162.

Bura, E. and Cook, R.D. (2003). Assessing Corrections to the Weighted Chi-Squared Test Statistic for Dimension. Communications in Statistics -- Simulation and Computation, 32, 127--146.

Chandra, J.,"Information fusion for critical infrastructure
protection?, Proc. SMS Fifth Annual Conference on Military Data Fusion, September 2003

Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Issues Arising in Using Samples as Evidence in Trademark Cases. Journal of Econometrics, 113, 69-82.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B., Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Choice of Scores in Trend Tests for Case-Control Studies of Candidate-Gene Associations. Biometrical Journal, 45, 335-348.

Zou, K.H., Gastwirth, J.L. and McNeil, B.J. (2003) A Goodness-of-Fit Test for a Receiver Operating Characteristic Curve from Continuous Diagnostic Test Data in Crossing Boundaries: Statistical Essays in Honor of Jack Hall. (Ed J. E. Kolassa and D. Oakes) 59-68.

Li, Z, Xie, M and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). When Can the Haseman-Elston Procedure be Improved: Insights from Optimal Design Theory. Development of Modern Statistics and Related Topics: In Celebration of Prof. Y. Zhang's 70th Birthday (Ed. H. Zhang and J. Huang), 246-261.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Fisher Information in Ordered Randomly Censored Data with Applications to Characterization Problems. Statistica Sinica, 13, 507-513.

Freidlin, B., Zheng, G., Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). Efficiency Robust Tests for Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci Using Extremely Discordant Sib Pairs. Human Heredity, 55, 117-124.

Freidlin, B., Miao, W. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). On the Use of the Shapiro-Wilk Test in Two-Stage Adaptive Inference for Paired Data with Moderate to Heavy Tails. Biometrical Journal, 45, 887-9.

Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). On the Power of Affected Relative Pair Designs for Linkage Studies. (to appear in the Annals of Human Genetics).

Gastwirth, J.L., Miao, W. and Zheng, G. (2003). Statistical Issues Arising in Disparate Impact Cases and the Use of the Expectancy Curve in Assessing the Validity of Pre-Employment Tests. Review of the International Statistical Institute, 71, 565-580.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). The Need for Careful Evaluation of Epidemiological Evidence in Product Liability Cases: A Reexamination of Wells v. Ortho and Key Pharamaceuticals. Law, Probability and Risk, 2, 151-189.

Yu, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2003). The 'reverse' Cornfield Inequality and its Use in the Analysis of Epidemiologic Data. Statistics in Medicine, 22, 3383-3401.

Ghosh, K., Jammalamadaka, S. R. and Tiwari, R.C. (2003). Semiparametric Bayesian Techniques for Problems in Circular Data. Journal of Applied Statistics, 30(2), 145--161.

Shinde, D., Lai, Y., Sun, F. and Arnheim, N. (2003) Taq DNA polymerase slippage mutation rates measured by PCR and quasi-likelihood analysis: (CA/GT)n and (A/T)n microsatellites. Nucleic Acids Research 31, 974-980.

Lai, Y., Shinde, D., Arnheim, N. and Sun, F. (2003) The mutation process of microsatellites during the polymerase chain reaction. Journal of Computational Biology 10, 143-155.

Lai, Y. and Sun, F. (2003) Microsatellite mutations during the polymerase chain reaction: mean field approximations and their applications. Journal of Theoretical Biology 224, 127-137.

Lai, Y. and Sun, F. (2003) The relationship between microsatellite slippage mutation rate and the number of repeat units. Molecular Biology and Evolution 20, 2123-2131.

Zheng G, Chen Z, and Li Z. Tests for Candidate-Gene Association Using Case-Parents Design. Annals of Human Genetics, 67: 589-597, 2003

Xie M and Li Z. The Optimal Design for Hypothesis Test and its Applications in Genetic Linkage Analysis. Science of China, Ser A 46 (6): 737-749, 2003

Li Z and Xie M. Statistics in Genetics. Advanced Medical Statistics, Ed by Fang, JQ and Lu,Y, 583-615, World Scientific Publishing Co. PTE. LTD., Singapore, 2003

Mahmoud, H. Neininger, R. (2003).Distribution of distances in random binary search trees.The Annals of Applied Probability, 13, 253-276.

Mahmoud, H. (2003).Urn models and connections to random trees: A review.
Journal of the Iranian Statistical Society, 2, 53-114.

Mahmoud, H. (2003).Mixed distributions in Sattolo's algorithm for cyclic permutationsvia randomization and derandomization.Journal of Applied Probability, 40, 790-796.

Itoh, Y. and Mahmoud, H. (2003).One-sided variations on interval trees.Journal of Applied Probability, 40, 654-670.

Mahmoud, H. (2003).One-sided variations binary search trees.The Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 55, 885-900.

Modarres, R. (2003). Estimation of a Bivariate Symmetric Distribution Function. Statistics and Probability Letters, 63, 25-34.

T.K. Nayak. Finding Optimal Estimators in Survey Sampling Using Unbiased Estimators of Zero. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, (2003), 114, 21-30.

N.D.Singpurwalla(2003) Knowledge management and Information superiority: A Taxonomy. Journal of Statistical Planning and inference. Vol.115, No.2, 361-364.

N.D.Singpurwalla, T.R.Bement, J.M.Booker, and S.Keller McNulty(2003): Testing the untestable: Reliability in the 21st Century. IEEE Transactions in Reliability. Vol.52, No.1, 118-124.

N.D.Singpurwalla(2003) Warranty: A surrogate of Reliability. Mathematical Reliability: An Expository perspective(Soyer et al. Eds.), 317-333.

N.D.Singpurwalla, C.W.Kong, and A.Swift (2003): Predicting Damage. Mathematical and Statistical Methods in Reliabilty 2002(Lindquist and Dokum Eds.), World Scientific, 267-282.

N.D.Singpurwalla, Mazzuchi, Ozekici and Soyer(2003): Stochastic process models for reliability in dynamic environments, Handbook of Statistics()C.R.Rao, and R.Khattre, Eds.), Elsevier Science, Vol.22, 1109-1129.

Tatsuoka, C. and Ferguson, T. (2003). Sequential Classification on Partially Ordered Sets. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B, 65, 143-157. 

2002 Faculty Publications

Rosenberger, W. & Lachin, J.M. Randomization in Clinical Trials: Theory and Practice. John Wiley and Sons, 2002.

Hubalek, F., Hwang, H. Lew, W., Mahmoud, H., Prodinger, H. (2002). A multivariate view of random bucket digital search Trees. Journal of Algorithms, 44, 121-158.

Li, Z., Xie, M., and Hsu, Z. (2002). Statistics in Genetics. Advanced Medical Statistics, Ed by Fang, JQ and Lu,Y, 391-412, People's Health Publishing Inc., Beijing.

Li, Z., Gail, M. H., Pee, D., and Gastwirth, J. L. (2002). Statistical Properties of Teng and Risch's Sibship Tests for Detecting an Association between Disease and a Candidate Alelle, Human Heredity, 53: 114-129.

Freidlin, B., Zheng, G., Li, Z., and Gastwirth, J. L. (2002). Trend Tests for Case-Control Studies of Genetic Markers: Power, Sample Size and Robustness, Human Heredity, 53: 146-152.

Pfeiffer, R., Rutter, J., Struewing, J, Gail, M. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Efficiency of DNA Pooling to Estimate the Joint Allele Frequencies and a Measure of Linkage Disequilibrium. Genetic Epidemiology, 22, 94-102.

Modarres, R., Nayak, T.K. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Estimation of Upper Quantiles and Model Uncertainty. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 39, 529-554.

Modarres, R. (2002). Efficient Estimation of a Distribution Function. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 39, 75-95.

Zheng, G., Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Robust TDT-type Candidate-Gene Association Tests. Annals of Human Genetics, 66, 145-155.

Gastwirth, J. L. (2002). Book Review: Posner, R.A. (2002), Breaking the Deadlock: The 2000 Election and the Courts. Law, Probability and Risk, 1, 53-65.

Gastwirth, J.L., and Nayak, T.K. (2002). Law and Environmental Statistics. In Encyclopedia of Environmetrics, Vol. 2, ed. Abdel H. El-Shaarawi and Walter W. Piegorsch, New York: Wiley, pp. 1142-1146.

Nayak, T.K. (2002). Rao-Cramer Type Inequalities for Mean Squared Error of Prediction. American Statistician, 56(2), 102-106.

Tatsuoka, C. (2002). Data Analytic Methods for Latent Partially Ordered Classification Models. Appl. Statist. 51, part 3, 337-350.

Pfeiffer, R. M., Bura, E., Smith, A. and Reiter, J. L. (2002). Two Approaches to Mutation Detection Based on Functional Data, Statistics in Medicine, 21, 3447-3464.

Zitikis, R and Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). The Asymptotic Distribution of the S-Gini Index . Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 44, 439-446.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Miao, W. (2002). The Potential Effect of Dependence in the Analysis of Data in Jury Discrimination Cases: Moultrie v. Martin Reconsidered. Jurimetrics, 43, 115-128.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2002). Comment on the Age Discrimination Example, 42 Jurimetrics J. 333-340.

Ghosh, K. (2002), Detecting Changes in the von Mises Distribution, in: Advances on Theoretical and Methodological Aspects of Probability and Statistics, N. Balakrishnan (editor), 225—238, Gordon and Breach Publishers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

The DPP Research Group (J. Lachin, Co-Director, Coordinating Center, member, Writing Committee). Cost associated with the primary prevention of type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetes Care, 2002, 26, 36-47.

The DPP Research Group (J. Lachin, Co-Director, Coordinating Center, member, Writing Committee). Hypertension, Insulin, Proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance. Hypertension, 2002, 40, 679-686.

The DCCT/EDIC Research Group (J. Lachin, Director, Coordinating Center, member, Writing Committee). The effect of intensive therapy on the microvascular complications of type 1 diabetes mellitus. Journal of the American Medical Association, 2002, 287, 2563-2569.

The DPP Research Group (J. Lachin, Co-Director, Coordinating Center; member, Writing Committee). Reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes with lifestyle intervention or metformin. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2002; 346, 393-403.

Diverse Population Collaborative Group (Li, Z. is a coauthor). Prediction of Mortality from Coronary Heart Disease among Diverse Populations: Is There a Common Predicative Function? Heart, 88: 222-228, 2002.

Nayak, T.K. Rao-Cramer Type Inequalities for Mean Squared Error of Prediction. American Statistician, (2002), 56(2), 102-106.

Nayak, T.K., and Kundu, S. Some Remarks on Generalizations of the Likelihood Function and the Likelihood Principle. In Advances on Theoretical and Methodological Aspects of Probability and Statistics, ed. N. Balakrishnan, New York: Taylor and Francis, (2002), pp. 199-211.

Singpurwalla, N., On Exchangeable, Causal and Cascading Failures (with Dennis Lindley), (2002). Statistical Science. Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 209-219.

Singpurwalla, N., On Causality and Causal Mechanisms (with Discussion), (2002). International Statistical Review. Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 198-206.

Singpurwalla, N., Some Cracks in the Empire of Chance: Flaws in the Foundations of Reliability, (2002). International Statistical Review (with Discussion). Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 53-78.

2001 Faculty Publications

Kundu, S. (2001). A short note on repeated significance tests and unified Bayesian-Frequentist measure. Sequential Analysis, Vol. 20, 77-86.

Nayak, T.K., and Kundu, S. (2001). Calculating and Describing Uncertainty Propagation in Risk Assessment: The Bayesian Approach. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, 7(2), 307-328.

Yuan J., Gastwirth, J.L., and Li, Z. (2001). Effect of Family Relatedness on Linkage Testing Using Affected Sib-Pairs, Proceeding of the 2001 Meeting of the American Statistical Association, CD Rom Publication.

Li, Z. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2001), A Weighted Test Using Both Extreme Discordant and Concordant Sib-pairs for Detecting Linkage. Genetic Epidemiology, 20, 34-43.

Johnson, W.O., Gastwirth, J.L. and Pearson, L.M. (2001), Screening without a Gold Standard: The Hui-Walter Paradigm Revisited. American Journal of Epidemiology, 153, 921-924.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2001), On the Fisher Information in Randomly Censored Data. Statistics and Probability Letters, 52, 421-426.

Yang, X., Goldstein, A.M., Chase, G.A., Gastwirth, J.L. and Goldin, L.R. (2001). Use of Weighted P-values in Regional Inference Procedures. Genetic Epidemiology, 21 (Supp. 1), S484-489.

Christophi, C. and Mahmoud, H. (2001). Distribution of the size of Random hash trees, pebbled hash trees and N-trees. Statistics and Probability Letters, 23, 277-288.

Tsukiji, T. and Mahmoud, H. (2001). A limit law for outputs in random circuits. Algorithmica, 31, 403-412.

Mahmoud, H. and Tsukiji, T. (2001). On the internal structure of random recursive circuits. Journal of Computational Applied Mathematics, 142, 155-171.

Balaji, S., Vidyasagar, M., and Hammer, B. Closure properties of Uniform convergence of Empirical means and PAC-Learnability under a family of Probability measures, Systems and Control Letters, Vol 42, issue 2, (2001) pp.151-157.

Bura, E. and Cook, R. D. (2001). Extending SIR: The Weighted Chi-Square Test, Journal of the American Statistical Association, 96, 996-1003.

Bura, E. and Cook, R. D. (2001). Estimating the Structural Dimension of Regressions via Parametric Inverse Regression, Journal of the Royal Statistical Association, Series B, 63, 393-410.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J. L. (2001). The Binary Regression Quantile Plot: Assessing the importance of Predictors in Binary Regression Visually, Biometrical Journal, 43, 5-21.

Hayek, L. A. and Bura, E. (2001). On the Ends of the Taxon Range Problem. In Pattern from Process in the Fossil Record, Jackson, J.B.C., Lidgard, S. and McKinney, F.K. (eds), pp. 221-244. Chicago University Press.

Singpurwalla, N., and Swift, A. (2001). Network Reliability and Borel’s Paradox. The American Statistician. Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 213-218.

2000 Faculty Publications

Mahmoud, H. (2000). Sorting: A Distribution Theory. Wiley, New York.

Lachin, J.M. Biostatistical Methods: The Assessment of Relative Risks. John Wiley and Sons, 2000. (ISBN: 0-471-36996-9; 541 pages)

Kundu, S., Majumdar, S. and Mukherjee, K. (2000). Central Limit Theorems Revisited. Statistics and Probability Letters, Vol. 47, 265-275.

Li, Z. and Zhang, H. (2000). Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci in Humans Using both Extremely Discordant and Concordant Sib Pairs: a Unified Approach for Meta-analysis, Communications in Statistics, 29: 1115-1127.

Mahmoud, H., Flajolet, P., Jacquet, P. and Rignier, M. (2000). Analytic variations on bucket selection and sorting. Acta Informatica, 36, 735-760.

Kotz, S., Mahmoud, H. and Robert, P. (2000). On generalized Polya urn models. Statistics and Probability Letters, 49, 163-173.

Nayak, T.K. (2000). On Best Unbiased Prediction and Its Relationships to Unbiased Estimation. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 84, 171-189.

Johnson, W.O. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Dual Group Test Screening. Journal of Statistical Inference and Planning, 83, 449-473.

Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Change Point Tests Designed for the Analysis of Hiring Data Arising in Equal Employment Cases. Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 18, 315-322. (This article received an Outstanding Applications Award at the 2002 Annual Meeting of the American Statistical Association.)

Sinclair, M.D. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Properties of the Hui and Walter and Related Methods for Estimating Prevalence Rates and Error Rates of Diagnostic Testing Procedures. Drug Information Journal, 605-615.

Freidlin, B. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). Should the Median Test be Retired from General Use? The American Statistician, 54, 161-164.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). Issues Arising in the Use of Statistical Evidence in Discrimination Cases. Statistical Science in the Courtroom ed. by Gastwirth, J.L., 227-243.

Gastwirth, J.L., Freidlin, B. and Miao, W. (2000). The Shonubi Case as an Example of the Legal System’s Failure to Appreciate Statistical Evidence. Statistical Science in the Courtroom ed. by Gastwirth, J.L., 405-413.

Zheng, G. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), Where is the Fisher Information in an Ordered Sample? Statistics Sinica, 10, 1267-1280.

Gastwirth, J.L. and Freidlin, B. (2000). On Efficiency and Power Robust Linkage Tests for Affected Sibs. Annals of Human Genetics, 64, 443-453.

Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). The Binary Regression Quantile Plot: Assessing the Importance of Predictors in Binary Regression Visually. Biometrical Journal, 43, 5-21.

Engels, E.A., Sinclair, M.D., Biggar, R.J., Whitby, D., Ebbesen, P., Goedert, J.J. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2000). Latent Class Analysis of Human Herpesvirus 8 Assay Performance and Infection Prevalence in Sub-Saharan Africa and Malta. International Journal of Cancer, 88, 1003-1008.

Gastwirth, J.L. (2000), The Efficiency of Pooling in the Detection of Rare Mutations. American Journal of Human Genetics, 67, 1036-1039.

Balaji S and Meyn S.P: Multiplicative Ergodicity and Large deviations for an irreducible Markov chain, Stochastic processes and their applications, 90 (2000) pp.123-144.

Balaji S and Ramasubramaninan S: Passage time moments for Multidimensional diffusions, Journal of Applied Probability, 37 (1), (2000), pp.246-251.

Hu, M., and Lachin JM. Application of robust estimating equations to the analysis of quantitative longitudinal data, Statistics in Medicine, 20, 3411-3428, 2001.

Bautista OM, Bain RP and Lachin JM. A flexible stochastic curtailing procedure for the log-rank test. Controlled Clinical Trials, 21, 428-439, 2000.

Lachin JM. Statistical Considerations in the Intent-to-treat Principle. Controlled Clinical Trials, 21, 167-189, 2000.

The DCCT Research Group (J. Lachin, Director, Coordinating Center; member, Writing Committee). The effect of pregnancy on microvascular complications in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT). Diabetes Care, 2000, 23, 1084-1091.

The DCCT/EDIC Research Group (J. Lachin, Director, Coordinating Center; Chair, Writing Committee). Retinopathy and nephropathy in patients with type 1 diabetes four years after a trial of intensive therapy. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2000; 342, 381-9.

The Point Process Paradox: Where Should We Extend the Conversation?, (2000). The American Statistician. Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 119-120.