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Title

Branching Processes in Random Trees

Author

Jutmaan, Yanjmaa

Date Created

2012

SubjectsTopical

Mathematics

Description

We study the behavior of branching process in a random environment on trees in the critical, subcritical and supercritical case. We are interested in the case when both the branching and the step transition parameters are random quantities. We pre...


Title

March Madness prediction using quantile regression

Author

Mays, Kimberly

Date Created

2022

SubjectsTopical

Statistics, Mathematics

Description

The annual NCAA Division I menâ€™s basketball tournament is one of the most prominent sporting events in the United States and the subject of much interest among fans and statisticians alike. In this work, we propose a new method for predicting ther...


Title

Multivariate Functional Predictor Selection

Author

Mahzarnia, Ali

Date Created

2021

SubjectsTopical

Mathematics, Statistics

Description

We propose methods for functional predictor selection and the estimation of smooth functional coefficients simultaneously in a scalaronfunction regression problem under a highdimensional multivariate functional data setting. In particular, we d...


Title

PARALLEL COMPUTING FOR MARKOV CHAINS WITH ISLANDS AND PORTS

Author

Basnet, Amod

Date Created

2017

SubjectsTopical

Mathematics

Description

We present recursive algorithms to calculate invariant distributions and fundamental matrices of Markov chains specified by the "Islands & Ports'" (IP) model. The state space of the IP model can be partitioned into "islands'" and "ports". An islan...


Title

Population Dynamics with Immigration

Author

Han, Dan

Date Created

2019

SubjectsTopical

Mathematics

Description

The paper contains the complete analysis of the GaltonWatson models with immigration, including the processes in the random environment, stationary or nonstationary ones. We also study the branching random walk on Zd with immigration and prove th...


Title

The general nonstationary Anderson Parabolic Model with correlated white noise

Author

Chen, Xiaoyun

Date Created

2022

SubjectsTopical

Mathematics

Description

This dissertation contains the analysis of the general lattice nonstationary Anderson parabolic model with correlated white noise. It starts form the brief description of known results about parabolic problem with local Laplacian and the detailed...