College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Recent Publications
Publications and Articles: January 1, 2016 October 1, 2017
Selected Papers
Gabriele Villarini, Beda Luitel, Gabriel A. Vecchi, and Joyee Ghosh, “Multimodel ensemble forecasting of North Atlantic tropical cyclone activity”, Climate Dynamics, 2017, in press.
Lo, A., 2017. A Neyman–Pearson perspective on optimal reinsurance with constraints. ASTIN Bulletin: The Journal of the International Actuarial Association 47 (2), 467–499.
Lo, A., 2017. Functional generalizations of Hoeffding’s covariance lemma and a formula for Kendall’s tau. Statistics and Probability Letters 122, 218–226.
Lo, A., 2017. A unifying approach to riskmeasurebased optimal reinsurance problems with practical constraints. Scandinavian Actuarial Journal 2017 (7), 584–605.
Cheung, K.C., Lo, A., 2017. Characterizations of optimal reinsurance treaties: a costbenefit approach. Scandinavian Actuarial Journal 2017 (1), 1–28.
Chang, ShuChing and Zimmerman, Dale L. (2016). Skewnormal antedependence models for skewed longitudinal data. Biometrika, 103, 363376.
Malanson, George P., Zimmerman, Dale L., Kinney, Mitch, and Fagre, Daniel B. (2016). Relations of alpine plant communities across environmental gradients: multilevel versus multiscale analyses. Annals of the American Association of Geographers, 107, 4153.
Zimmerman, Dale L. and Ver Hoef, Jay M. (2017). The Torgegram for fluvial variography: Characterizing spatial dependence on stream networks. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 26, 253264.
Malanson, George P., Zimmerman, Dale L., and Fagre, Daniel B. (2017). Distance and environmental difference in alpine plant communities. Physical Geography, 38, 489505.
Publications by Dr. M.A. Bognar
Software
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Bognar, M. A. (2015). Probability Distributions for Android. Google Inc.. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mbognar.probdist This free educational application is used at the UI as well as internationally. Over 36,000 downloads as of December 2015. App was first released in 2012; work is ongoing. 
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Bognar, M. A. (2015). Probability Distributions for iOS. Apple Inc.. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/probabilitydistributions/id889106396 This free educational application is used at the UI as well as internationally. Over 7,400 downloads as of December 2015. App was first released in 2014; work is ongoing. 
Publications by Dr. J.E. Cavanaugh
Refereed Articles
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Zhang, T., Cavanaugh, J. E. A multistage algorithm for best–subset model selection based on the Kullback–Leibler discrepancy. Computational Statistics. Accepted/In Press 2015 
2. 
Schweizer, M. L., Chiang, H.Y., Septimus, E., Moody, J., Braun, B., Hafner, J., Ward, M. A., Hickok, J., Perencevich, E. N., Diekema, D. J., Richards, C. L., Cavanaugh, J. E., Perlin, J. B., Herwaldt, L. A. Association of a bundled intervention with surgical site infections among patients undergoing cardiac, hip, or knee surgery (with editorial commentary). Journal of the American Medical Association. Accepted/In Press 2015 
3. 
Oleson, J. J., Cavanaugh, J. E., Tomblin, J. B., Walker, E., Dunn, C. Combining growth curves when a longitudinal study switches measurement tools. Statistical Methods in Medical Research. Accepted/In Press 2015 
4. 
Poulsen, C., Mehalick, L. A., Fischer, C. L., Lanzel, E. A., Bates, A. M., Walters, K. S., Cavanaugh, J. E., Guthmiller, J. M., Johnson, G. K., Wertz, P. W., Brogden, K. A. (2015). Differential cytotoxicity of long–chain bases for human oral gingival epithelial keratinocytes, oral fibroblasts, and dendritic cells. Toxicology Letters, 237, 2129. 
5. 
Ghazal, T., Levy, S. M., Childers, N. K., Broffitt, B., Cutter, G. R., Wiener, H. W., Kempf, M. C., Warren, J., Cavanaugh, J. E. Factors associated with early childhood caries incidence among high caries–risk children. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. Accepted/In Press 2015 
6. 
Simmering, J. E., Polgreen, L. A., Campbell, D. R., Cavanaugh, J. E., Polgreen, P. M. Hospital transfer network structure as a risk factor for Clostridium difficile infection. Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology. Accepted/In Press 2015 
7. 
Neath, A. A., Cavanaugh, J. E., Weyhaupt, A. G. (2015). Model evaluation, discrepancy function estimation, and social choice theory. Computational Statistics, 30, 231249. 
8. 
O'Shaughnessy, P., Cavanaugh, J. E. Performing t–tests to compare autocorrelated time series data collected from direct–reading instruments. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. Accepted/In Press 2015 
9. 
Ghazal, T., Levy, S. M., Childers, N. K., Broffitt, B., Cutter, G., Wiener, H. W., Kempf, M., Warren, J., Cavanaugh, J. (2015). Prevalence and incidence of early childhood caries among African–American children in Alabama. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 72, 4248. 
10. 
PeekAsa, C., Cavanaugh, J. E., Yang, J., Chande, V., Young, T., Ramirez, M. (2015). Steering Teens Safe: a randomized trial of a parentbased intervention to improve safe teen driving. BMC Public Health, 14, 777. http://www.biomedcentral.com/14712458/14/777 
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Simmering, J. E., Polgreen, L. A., Cavanaugh, J. E., Polgreen, P. M. (2014). Are wellchild visits a risk factor for subsequent influenzalikeillness visits? Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, 35(3), 251256. 
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Gerke, A. K., Yang, M., Tang, F., Foster, E. D., Cavanaugh, J. E., Polgreen, P. M. (2014). Association of hospitalizations for asthma with seasonal and pandemic influenza. Respirology, 19(1), 116121. 
13. 
Oleson, J. J., Cavanaugh, J. E., Tomblin, J. B., Walker, E., Dunn, C. (2014). Combining growth curves when a longitudinal study switches measurement tools. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, epub ahead of print. 
14. 
Smoot, M. K., Cavanaugh, J. E., Amendola, A., West, D. R., Herwaldt, L. A. (2014). Creatine kinase levels during preseason camp in NCAA DivisionI football athletes. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, Epub ahead of print. 
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Gerke, A. K., Pezzulo, A. A., Tang, F., Cavanaugh, J. E., Bair, T. B., Phillips, E., Powers, L. S., Monick, M. M. (2014). Effects of vitamin D supplementation on alveolar macrophage gene expression: Preliminary results of a randomized, controlled trial. Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine, 9(1), 18. 
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Borgwardt, D. S., Martin, A. D., Van Hemert, J. R., Yang, J., Fischer, C. L., Recker, E. N., Nair, P. R., Vidva, R., Chandrashekaraiah, S., ProgulskeFpx, A., Drake, D., Cavanaugh, J. E., Vali, S., Zhang, Y., Brogden, K. A. (2014). Histatin 5 binds to Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinin B (HagB) and alters HagBinduced chemokine responses. Scientific Reports, 4, 3904. 
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Kim, H. J., Cavanaugh, J. E., Dallas, T. A., Fore, S. A. (2014). Model selection criteria for overdispersed data and their application to the characterization of a hostparasite relationship. Environmental and Ecological Statistics, 21, 329350. 
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Saftlas, A. S., Harland, K., Wallis, A. B., Cavanaugh, J. E., Dickey, P., PeekAsa, C. (2014). Motivational interviewing and intimate partner violence: A randomized trial. Annals of Epidemiology, 24(2), 144150. 
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Chiang, H. Y., Kamath, A. S., Pottinger, J. M., Greenlee, J. D., Howard, M. A., Cavanaugh, J. E., Herwaldt, L. A. (2014). Risk factors and outcomes associated with surgical site infections after craniotomy or craniectomy. Journal of Neurosurgery, 120(2), 509521. 
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Cobb, B. S., Coryell, W. H., Cavanaugh, J., Keller, M., Solomon, D. A., Endicott, J., Potash, J. B., Fiedorowicz, J. G. (2014). Seasonal variation of depressive symptoms in unipolar major depressive disorder. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 55, 18911899. 
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Yang, M., Cavanaugh, J. E., Zamba, G. J. (2014). Statespace models for count time series with excess zeros. Statistical Modelling. 
22. 
Chankanka, O., Levy, S. M., Marshall, T. A., Cavanaugh, J. E., Warren, J. J., Broffitt, B., Kolker, J. L. (2014). The associations between dietary intakes from 36 to 60 months of age and primary dentition noncavitated caries and cavitated caries. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, [Epub ahead of print]. 
23. 
Gerke, A. K., Tang, F., Pendergast, J. F., Cavanaugh, J. E., Polgreen, P. M. (2014). The high frequency of healthcare use in patients one year prior to a sarcoidosis diagnosis. Sarcoidosis Vasculitis and Diffuse Lung Disease. 
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Smoot, M. K., Amendola, A., Cramer, E., Doyle, C., Kregel, K. C., Chiang, H. Y., Cavanaugh, J. E., Herwaldt, L. A. (2013). A cluster of exertional rhabdomyolysis affecting a Division I football team. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, 23(5), 365372. 
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Foster, E. D., Cavanaugh, J. E., Haynes, W. G., Yang, M., Gerke, A. K., Tang, F., Polgreen, P. M. (2013). Acute myocardial infarctions, strokes and influenza: Seasonal and pandemic effects. Epidemiology and Infection, 141(4), 735744. 
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Nguyen, C. M., Yamada, T. H., Beglinger, L. J., Cavanaugh, J. E., Denburg, N. L., Schultz, S. K. (2013). Cognitive features 10 or more years after successful breast cancer survival: Comparisons across types of cancer interventions. Psychooncology, 22(4), 862868. 
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Harvey, L. E., Kohlgraf, K., Mehalick, L. A., Raina, M., Recker, E. N., Radhakrishnan, S., Avinash Prasad, S., Vidva, R., ProgulskeFox, A., Cavanaugh, J. E., Vali, S., Brogden, K. A. (2013). Defensin DEFB103 bidirectionally regulates chemokine and cytokine responses to a proinflammatory stimulus. Scientific Reports, 3, 1332. 
28. 
Broffitt, B., Levy, S. M., Warren, J., Cavanaugh, J. E. (2013). Factors associated with surfacelevel caries incidence in children aged 9 to 13: The Iowa Fluoride Study. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 73(4), 304310. 
29. 
Zhang, Z., Cavanaugh, J. E., Neath, A. A. (2013). Linear model selection for replicated and nearly replicated data based on conceptual predictive statistics. 
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Ramirez, M. R., Harland, K., Frederick, M., Shepherd, R., Wong, M., Cavanaugh, J. E. (2013). Listen Protect Connect for traumatized schoolchildren: A pilot study of psychological first aid. BMC Psychology, 1, 26. 
31. 
Yang, M., Zamba, G. J., Cavanaugh, J. E. (2013). Markov regression models for count time series with excess zeros: A partial likelihood approach. Statistical Methodology, 14, 2638. 
32. 
Gerke, A. K., Tang, F., Yang, M., Foster, E. D., Cavanaugh, J. E., Polgreen, P. M. (2013). Predicting chronic obstructive pulmonary disease hospitalizations based on concurrent influenza activity. COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 10(5), 573580. 
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Akhter, A., Fiedorowicz, J. G., Zhang, T., Potash, J. B., Cavanaugh, J. E., Solomon, D. A., Coryell, W. H. (2013). Seasonal variation of manic and depressive symptoms in bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disorders, 15, 377384. 
Publications by K.S. Chan
Refereed Articles
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Su, F., Chan, K.S. Quasilikelihood estimation of a threshold diffusion process. Journal of Econometrics, 189(2), 473484. Accepted/In Press December 2015 
2. 
Chen, K., Chan, K.S. (2015). A Note on Rank Reduction in Sparse Multivariate Regression. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, 1–21. 
3. 
Stenseth, N. C., Durant, J. M., Fowler, M. S., Matthysen, E., Adriaensen, F., Jonzén, N., Chan, K.S., Liu, H., De Laet, J., Sheldon, B. C., others (2015). Testing for effects of climate change on competitive relationships and coexistence between two bird species. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 282(1807), 20141958. 
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Newell Jr, J.D., Chan, K.S., Fuld, M.K., Allmendinger, T., Sieren, J.P., Guo, J., Hoffman, E.A. (2015). Very lowdose (0.15 mgy) chest CT protocols using the COPDGene 2 test object and a thirdgeneration dualsource CT scanner with corresponding thirdgeneration iterative reconstruction software. Investigative Radiology, 50, 4045. 
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Chan, K.S., Yao, Q. (2014). A Conversation with Howell Tong. Statistical Science, 29(3), 425438. 
6. 
Chan, K.S., Li, J., Eichinger, W., Bai, E. (2014). A distributionfree test for anomalous gammaray spectra. Radiation Measurements, 63, 1825. 
7. 
Fang, X., Chan, K.S. (2014). Additive models with spatiotemporal data. Environmental and Ecological Statistics, 22(1), 126. 
8. 
Ahn, K.W., Kosoy, M., Chan, K.S. (2014). An approach for modeling crossimmunity of two strains, with application to variants of Bartonella in terms of genetic similarity. Epidemiology, 7, 712. 
9. 
Ahn, K. W., Chan, K.S. (2014). Approximate conditional least squares estimation of a nonlinear statespace model via an unscented Kalman filter. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 69, 243–254. 
10. 
Huang, L.S., Chan, K.S. (2014). Local polynomial and penalized trigonometric series regression. Statistica Sinica, 24, 12151238. 
11. 
Chan, K.S., Li, D., Ling, S., Tong, H. (2014). On conditionally heteroscedastic AR Models with thresholds. Statistica Sinica, 24, 625652. 
12. 
Chen, K., Ciannelli, L., Decker, M.B., Ladd, C., Cheng, W., Zhou, Z., Chan, K.S. (2014). Reconstructing sourcesink dynamics in a population with a pelagic dispersal phase. PloS ONE, 9(5), e95316. 
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Sieren, J., Hoffman, E., Fuld, M., Chan, K., Guo, J., Newell Jr, J. (2014). Sinogram Affirmed Iterative Reconstruction (SAFIRE) versus weighted filtered back projection (WFBP) effects on quantitative measure in the COPDGene 2 test object. Medical physics, 41(9), 091910. 
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Chen, K., Chan, K.S., Stenseth, N.C. (2014). Sourcesink reconstruction through regularized multicomponent regression analysis–with application to assessing whether North Sea cod larvae contributed to local fjord cod in Skagerrak. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 109(506), 560573. 
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Chan, K.S., Li, J., Eichinger, W., Bai, E. (2014). Testing for shielding of special nuclear weapon materials. Annals of Applied Statistics, 8(1), 553576. 
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Kump, P., Bai, E., Chan, K.S., Eichinger, W. (2013). A robust method for detecting nuclear materials when the underlying model is inexact. Radiation Measurements, 59, 144150. 
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Kump, P., Bai, E.W., Chan, K.S, Eichinger, W. (2013). Detection of shielded radionuclides from weak and poorly resolved spectra using group positive RIVAL. Radiation Measurements, 48, 1828. 
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Feng, Z., Schilling, K.E., Chan, K.S. (2013). Dynamic regression modeling of daily nitratenitrogen concentrations in a large agricultural watershed. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 185(6), 46054617. 
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Decker, M.B., Liu, H., Ciannelli, L., Ladd, C., Cheng, W., Chan, K.S. (2013). Linking changes in eastern Bering Sea jellyfish populations to environmental factors via nonlinear time series models. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 494, 179189. 
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Li, D., Chan, K.S., Schilling, K.E. (2013). Nitrate concentration trends in Iowa's rivers, 1998 to 2012: what challenges await nutrient reduction initiatives? Journal of Environmental Quality, 42(6), 18221828. 
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Ahn, K.W., Chan, K.S. (2013). On the convergence rate of the unscented transformation. Annals of Statistical Mathematics, 65(5), 889912. 
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Chen, K., Dong, H., Chan, K.S. (2013). Reduced rank regression via adaptive nuclear norm penalization. Biometrika, 100(4), 901920. 
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Ottersen, G., Durant, L.C., Durant, J.M., Chan, K.S., Rouyer, T.A., Drinkwater, K.F., Stenseth, N.C. (2013). Temporal shifts in recruitment dynamics of North Atlantic fish stocks: effects of spawning stock and temperature. Mar Ecol Prog Ser, 480, 205225. 
Publications by Dr. M.K. Cowles
Books
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Cowles, M. K. (2013). Applied Bayesian Statistics with R and OpenBUGS Examples. Springer. 
Software
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Cowles, M. K., Seedorff, M., Sawyer, A. (2013). CARrampsOcl: Reparameterized and marginalized posterior sampling for conditional autoregressive models, OpenCL implementation. https://cran.rproject.org/web/packages/CARrampsOcl/R package version 0.1.3 
Publications by Dr. R. DeCook
Refereed Articles
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Tang, J., Kopecky, B., Yi, Q., DeCook, R., Ding, D., Ou, H.C., Liu, D., Sun, Z., Bao, J. (2015). Canertinib induces ototoxicity in three preclinical models. Hearing Research, 328, 5966. Statistical consultant/Statistical analyst 
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Elliot, K.L., Houston, D.W., DeCook, R., Fritzsch, B. (2015). Ear manipulations reveal a critical period for survival and dendritic development of a single cell. Development Neurobiology, 75, 13391351. Statistical consultant/Statistical analyst 
3. 
Gerber, L.E., Streeter, E.M., DeCook, R. (2014). Review of gunshot injuries in cats and dogs, and utility of triage scoring systems in predicting outcome following injury: 37 cases, years 20032008. JAVMA, 245, 923929. Statistical consultant/Statistical analyst 
Publications by Dr. J. Ghosh
Refereed Articles
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Ghosh, J. (2015). Bayesian model selection using the median probability model. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics, 7(3), 185193. 
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Ghosh, J., Ghattas, A. E. (2015). Bayesian variable selection under collinearity. The American Statistician, 69(3), 165173. Selected as a featured article for the ASA Bayesian statistics campaign and given free online access. 
3. 
**** Villarini, G., Scoccimarro, E., White, K. D., Arnold, J. R., Schilling, K. E., Ghosh, J. (2015). Projected changes in discharge in an agricultural watershed in Iowa. Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 51(5), 13611371. 
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Ghosh, J., Tan, A. (2015). Sandwich algorithms for Bayesian variable selection. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 81, 7688. 
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Ghosh, J., Reiter, J. P. (2013). Secure Bayesian model averaging for horizontally partitioned data. Statistics and Computing, 23(3), 311322. 
Publications by Dr. J. Huang
Refereed Articles
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Jiang, D., Huang, J. (2015). Concave 1norm group selection. Biostatistics, 16(2), 252267. 
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Breheny, P., Huang, J. (2015). Group descent algorithms for nonconvex penalized linear and logistic regression models with grouped predictors. Statistics and Computing, 25, 173187. 
3. 
Shi, X., Zhao, Q., Huang, J., Xie, Y., Ma, S. (2015). Deciphering the associations between gene expression and copy number alteration using a sparse double Laplacian shrinkage approach. Bioinformatics, 31, 39773983. 
4. 
Liu, J., Huang, J., Ma, S. (2014). Integrative analysis of cancer diagnosis studies with composite penalization. Scandinavia Journal of Statistics, 41, 87103. 
5. 
Jiang, D., Huang, J. (2014). Majorization minimization by coordinate descent for concave penalized generalized linear models. Statistics and Computing, 24(5), 871883. 
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Bai, F., Huang, J., Zhou, Y. (2014). Semiparametric estimation of treatment effects in two sample problems with censored data. Statistica Sinica, 24, 121146. 
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Breheny, P., Huang, J. (2013). Group descent algorithms for nonconvex penalized linear and logistic regression models with grouped predictors. Statistics and Computing, 25(2), 173187. 
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Ma, S., Dai, Y., Huang, J., Xie, Y. (2013). Identification of breast cancer prognosis markers via integrative analysis. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 56(9), 27182728. 
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Liu, J., Huang, J., Ma, S., Wang, K. (2013). Incorporating group correlations in genomewide association studies using smoothed group Lasso. Biostatistics, 14(2), 205219. 
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Liu, J., Huang, J., Ma, S. (2013). Incorporating network structure in integrataive analysis of cancer prognosis data. Genetic Epidemiology, 37(2), 173183. 
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Liu, J., Huang, J., Ma, S. (2013). Integrative analysis of cancer diagnosis studies with composite penalization. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, Theory, and Applications, 41(1), 87103. 
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Liu, J., Huang, J., Ma, S. (2013). Integrative analysis of multiple cancer genomic datasets under the heterogeneity model. Statistics in Medicine, 32(20), 35093021. 
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Huang, J., Sun, T., Ying, Z., Yu, Y., Zhang, C.H. (2013). Oracle inequalities for the LASSO in the Cox model. Annals of Statistics, 41(3), 11421165. 
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Jiang, D., Huang, J., Zhang, Y. J. (2013). The crossvalidated AUC for MCPlogistic regression with highdimensional data. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 22(5), 505518. 
Books
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(2013). M. Banerjee, F. Bunea, J. Huang, V. Koltchinskii, & M.H. Maathuis (Eds.), From Probability to Statistics and Back: HighDimensional Models and Processes: A Festschrift in Honor of Jon A. Wellner. Beachwood, Ohio: Institute of Mathematical Statistics. 
Publications by Dr. M.P. Jones
Refereed Articles
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Astha, S., Caplain, D. J., Jones, M. P., Momany, E. T., Kuthy, R. A., Buresh, C. T., Isman, R., Damiano, P. C. (2015). Eliminating Medicaid adult dental coverage in California led to increased dental emergency visits and associated costs. Health Affairs, 34, 749756. 
2. 
You, Y., Jones, M. P., Wehby, G. L., Ullrich, F., Wolinsky, F. (2015). Risk factors analysis of Central DXA utilization among older females.. 
3. 
Wolinsky, F., VanderWeg, M. W., Howren, M. B., Jones, M. P., Dotson, M. (2014). A randomized controlled trial of visual speed of processing training in middle aged and older adults. (5th ed., vol. 8, pp. e61624, pp. 111). Medical Care. 
4. 
Vaughan Sarrazin, M. S., Jones, M. P., Mazur, A., Chrischilles, E. A. (2014). Bleeding rates in veterans affairs patients with atrial fibrillation who switch from warfarin to dabigatran. (vol. 127, pp. 11791185). The American Journal of Medicine. 
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Wehby, G. L., Jones, M. P., Ullrich, F., Lou, Y., Wolinsky, F. (2014). Does the relationship of the proxyreport to the target person affect the concordance of surveyreports and Medicare claims?. Health Services Research. 
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Wolinsky, F., V, M. W., Howren, M. B., Jones, M. P., Dotson, M. (2014). Effects of speed of processing training on a composite cognitive outcome: Results at 1year from the IHAMS randomized controlled trial.. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 
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Jones, M. P., Perry, S. S., Thorne, P. S. (2014). Maximum pairwise pseudolikelihood estimation of the covariance matrix from leftcensored data.. Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics. 
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McKernan, S. C., Kuthy, R. A., Hanley, P. F., Jones, M. P., Momany, E. T., McQuistan, M. R., Damiano, P. C. (2014). Service area analysis of geographic variation in preventive dental utilization.. 
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Wolinsky, F., Jones, M. P., Ullrich, F., Lou, Y., Wehby, G. L. (2014). The concordance between survey reports and Medicare claims in a nationally representative cohort of older adults. (5th ed., vol. 52, pp. 462468). Medical Care. 
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Wolinsky, F., VanderWeg, M. W., Howren, M. B., Jones, M. P., Dotson, M. (2014). The effect of cognitive speed of processing training on IADLs and the reduction of depressive symptoms: Results from the IHAMS randomized controlled trial. (vol. epub ahead of print). Journal of Aging nd Health. 
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Kuthy, R. A., Jones, M. P., Kavand, G., Momany, E., Askelson, N., Chi, D., Wehby, G. L., Damiano, P. (2014). Time until first dental caries for young children first seen in Federally Qualified Health Centers: A retrospective cohort study. (4th ed., vol. 42, pp. 300310). Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. 
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Chi, D. L., Momany, E. T., Jones, M. P., Kuthy, R. A., Askelson, N. M., Wehby, G. L., Damiano, P. C. (2013). An explanatory model of factors related to the number of well baby visits by age three years for Medicaidenrolled infants: A retrospective cohort study (vol. 13, pp. 158). BMC Pediatrics. 
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Kuthy, R. A., Pendharkar, B., Momany, E. T., Jones, M. P., Askelson, N. M., Chi, D. L., Wehby, G. L., Damiano, P. C. (2013). Factors affecting age at first dental exam for Medicaidenrolled children seen at federally qualified health centers. (3rd ed., vol. 35, pp. 100E106E). Pediatric Dentistry. 
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McKernan, S. C., Kuthy, R. A., Momany, E. T., McQuistan, M. R., Hanley, P. F., Jones, M. P., Damiano, P. C. (2013). Geographic accessibility and utilization of orthodontic services among Medicaid children and adolescents. (vol. epub 4 Jan 2013). Journal of Public Health Dentistry. 
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Kuthy, R. A., Kavand, G., Momany, E. T., Jones, M. P., Askelson, N. M., Chi, D. L., Wehby, G. L., Damiano, P. C. (2013). Periodicity of dental recall visits for your children first seen in community health centers. (4th ed., vol. 73, pp. 271279). Journal of Public Health Dentistry. 
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Wolinsky, F., Vander Weg, M. W., Howren, M. B., Jones, M. P., Dotson, M. M. (2013). Randomized controlled trial of cognitive training using a visual speed of processing inervention in middle aged an older adults. (5th ed., vol. 8, pp. 111 e61624). PLoS One. 
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Edmonds, S. W., Wolinsky, F., Christensen, A. J., Lu, X., Jones, M. P., Roblin, D. W., Saag, K. G., Cram on behalf of the PAADRN Investigators, P. (2013). The PAADRN Study: A design for a randomized controlled practical clinical trial to improve bone health. (1st ed., vol. 34, pp. 90100). Contemporary Clinical Trials. 
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Chi, D. L., Momany, E. T., Jones, M. P., Askelson, N. M., Wehby, G. L., Damiano, P. C. (2013). The relationship between medical well baby visits and first dental checkups for young children in Medicaid. (2nd ed., vol. 103, pp. 347354). American Journal of Public Health. 
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Kuthy, R. A., Jones, M. P., Kavand, G., Momany, E. T., Askelson, N. M., Chi, D. L., Wehby, G. L., Damiano, P. C. (2013). Time until first dental caries for young children first seen in community health centers.. Caries Research. 
Publications by Dr. J.B. Lang
Refereed Articles
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Lang, J.B. (2015). A Closer Look at Testing the ‘NoTreatmentEffect’ Hypothesis in Comparative Experiments. Statistical Science, 30(3), 352371. 
2. 
Barrett, T., Ormsby, M., Lang, J.B. NonDestructive Analysis of 14th – 19th Century Papers. Restaurator. Revising to Resubmit 2015 
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Lang, J.B. (2014). Pearson’s Score Statistic for MultinomialPoisson Models. Communications in Statistics—Theory and Methods, 43(21), 44714491. 
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Lang, J.B., Iannario, M. (2013). Improved Tests of Independence in SinglyOrdered TwoWay Contingency Tables. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 68, 339351. 
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Lang, J.B. (2013). Maximum Likelihood Estimation for MultinomialPoisson Distributions: A Generalization of Birch’s Invariance Results. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 40(3), 530548. 
Nonrefereed Articles
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Lang, J.B., Iannario, M. Improved Tests of Conditional Independence in Stratified Tables. Statistics in Medicine. Revising to Resubmit 2015 
Conference Proceeding
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Iannario, M., Lang, J. B. (2015). Improved Tests of Conditional Independence in Stratified Tables. Proceedings of the 30th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling. 
Software
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Lang, J.B. (2014). PI.binom.AS. an R program that computes improved prediction intervals for process parameters 
Publications by Dr. E. Li
Refereed Articles
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1. 
Li, E., Mohsen, P. (2013). Alternative REML estimation of covariance matrices in linear mixed models. Statistics & Probability Letters, 83, 10711077. http://www.elsevier.com/locate/stapro 
Manuscript
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Li, E., Li, Y. Functional latent feature models for data with longitudinal covariate processes. Working Paper 2015 
2. 
Li, E., Pan, J. Joint models with regression analysis of measurement error covariances for longitudinal covariate processes. Working Paper 2015 
3. 
Li, E., Zimmerman, D. Restricted maximum likelihood approaches for linear mixed models: aREML and bREML. Working Paper 2015 
Publications by Dr. A. Lo
Refereed Articles
Number  Publication Detail 

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Cheung, K. C., Lo, A. Characterizations of optimal reinsurance treaties: a costbenefit approach. Scandinavian Actuarial Journal. Accepted/In Press May 2015 
2. 
Lo, A. A note on Hoeffding's covariance lemma: Its functional generalizations and applications. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics. Submitted March 2015 
3. 
Cheung, K. C., Lo, A. (2014). Characterizing mutual exclusivity as the strongest negative multivariate dependence structure. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 55, 180190. 
4. 
Cheung, K. C., Dhaene, J., Lo, A., Tang, Q. (2014). Reducing risk by merging countermonotonic risks. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 54, 5865. 
5. 
Cheung, K. C., Lo, A. (2013). General lower bounds on convex functionals of aggregate sums. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 53(3), 884896. 
6. 
Cheung, K. C., Lo, A. (2013). Characterizations of countermonotonicity and upper comonotonicity by (tail) convex order. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 53(2), 334342. 
Publications by Dr. E.S. Shiu
Refereed Articles
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Gerber, H. U., Shiu, E. S., Yang, H. (2015). Geometric Stopping of a Random Walk and Its Applications to Valuing Equitylinked Death Benefits. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics / Elsevier, 64, 313–325. 
2. 
Gerber, H. U., Shiu, E. S., Yang, H. (2013). Valuing EquityLinked Death Benefits in Jump Diffusion Models. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics / Elsevier, 53, 615623. 
Study Guide
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Shiu, E. S. (2014). Some Remarks on Derivatives Markets (pp. 10 pages). Society of Actuaries. A Study Guide for the Society of Actuaries Examination MFE (Models for Financial Economics) 
Publications by Dr. N.D. Shyamalkumar
Refereed Articles
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1. 
Ahn, J. Y., Shyamalkumar, N. D. On Computation of the Haezendonck Risk Measure: An Algorithm and its Complexity. Revising to Resubmit 2015 
2. 
Ahn, J. Y., Shyamalkumar, N. D. The Least Comonotonic Distribution and Measures of Concordance. In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted 2015 
3. 
Chakraborty, I., Shyamalkumar, N. D. (2014). Revenue and Efficiency Ranking in Large MultiUnit and Bundle Auctions. Journal of Mathematical Economics, 50, 1221. 
4. 
Ahn, J. Y., Shyamalkumar, N. D. (2014). Asymptotic Theory for the Empirical Haezendonck Risk Measure. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 55, 7890. 
Publications by Dr. S. Srivastava
Refereed Articles
Number  Publication Detail 

1. 
Srivastava, S., Wang, W., Manyam, G., Ordonez, C., Baladandayuthapani, V. (2013). Integrating multiplatform genomic data using hierarchical Bayesian relevance kernel machines. EURASIP Journal on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, 9. 
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Schaich Borg, J., Lin, L., Srivastava, S., Dunson, D. B., Dziraza, K., de Lecea, L. Anterior cingulate and insula subnetworks encode intersubjective avoidance in rats.. Revising to Resubmit 2015 
2. 
Johnson, A. J., Shukle, R. H., Chen, M.S., Srivastava, S., O. (2015). Differential expression of candidate salivary effector proteins in field collections of Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor. Insect Molecular Biology:. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/imb.12148/abstract 
3. 
Srivastava, S., DePalma, G., Liu, C. Distributed ExpectationMaximization algorithm for massive data: The DEM algorithm. Revising to Resubmit 2015 
4. 
Srivastava, S., Doerge, R. W. Dynamic latent process decomposition of genomic timecourse data.. Working Paper 2015 
5. 
Srivastava, S., Doerge, R. W. Latent Process Decomposition. Revising to Resubmit 2015 
6. 
Srivastava, S., Li, C., Dunson, D. B. Scalable Bayes via Barycenter in Wasserstein Space. Arxiv preprint. http://arxiv.org/abs/1508.05880 Submitted September 24, 2015 
7. 
Minsker, S., Srivastava, S., Lin, L., Dunson, D. B. Robust and scalable Bayes via a median of subset posterior measures. Arxiv preprint. http://arxiv.org/abs/1403.2660 Revising to Resubmit March 20, 2015 
8. 
Srivastava, S., Engelhardt, B. E., Dunson, D. B. Expandable Factor Analysis. Arxiv preprint http://arxiv.org/abs/1407.1158. Revising to Resubmit March 3, 2015 
9. 
Nagarajan, S., Srivastava, S., Sherman, L. A. (2014). Essential role of the plasmid hik31 operon in regulating central metabolism in the dark in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 (1st ed., vol. 91, pp. 7997). Molecular microbiology. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/mmi.12442/abstract 
Conference Proceeding
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Srivastava, S., Cevher, V., TranDinh, Q., Dunson, D. B. (2015). WASP: Scalable Bayes via barycenter of subset posteriors.. 18th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS), San Diego, USA.. 
2. 
Minsker, S., Srivastava, S., Lin, L., Dunson, D. B. (2014). Robust and scalable Bayes via the Median posterior. 31st International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), Beijing, China.. 
Publications by Dr. O. Stramer
Refereed Articles
Number  Publication Detail 

1. 
Stramer, O., Shen, X., Bognar, M. Bayesian inference for HestonSTAR models. Statistics and Computing. Accepted/In Press December 18, 2015 
2. 
Stramer, O., Roberts, G.O., Papaspiliopoulos, O. (2013). Data augmentation for diffusions. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 22(3), 665688. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10618600.2013.783484 
Publications by Dr. A. Tan
Refereed Articles
Number  Publication Detail 

1. 
Tan, A. and Huang, J. (2016) Bayesian inference for highdimensional linear regression under mnet priors. The Canadian Journal of Statistics, 44, 180197. 
2. 
Qian, X.*, Tan, A.*, Ling, J. J., Nakajima, Y., Wang, W. and Zhang, C. (2016) The Gaussian CLs method for searches of new physics. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics, A, 827, 63–78. 
3. 
Roy, V., Tan, A., Flegal, J. Estimating standard errors for importance sampling estimators with multiple Markov chains. Submitted 2015 
4. 
Tan, A., Doss, H., Hobert, J. P. (2015). Honest importance sampling with multiple Markov chains. J. Comput. Graph. Statist., 24, 792826 
5. 
Ghosh, J., Tan, A. (2015). Improving the orthogonal data augmentation algorithm for Bayesian variable selection models. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 81, 7688. 
6. 
Qian, X., Tan, A., Ling, J. J., Nakajima, Y., Wang, W., Zhang, C. The Gaussian CLs Method for Searches of New Physics. Submitted 2015

7. 
Doss, H., Tan, A. (2014). Estimates and standard errors for ratios of normalizing constants from multiple Markov chains via regeneration. JRSSB, 76, 683712. 
Book Chapters
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Tan, A., Jones, G., Hobert, J. P. (2013). On the geometric ergodicity of twovariable Gibbs samplers. Festschrift for Morris Eaton. 
Publications by Dr. Q. Tang
Refereed Articles
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Li, J., Tang, Q. (2015). Interplay of insurance and financial risks in a discretetime model with strongly regular variation. Bernoulli, 21(3), 18001823. 
2. 
Tang, Q., Yuan, Z. Random difference equations with subexponential innovations. Science China Mathematics. Submitted 2015 Invited for a special issue in honor of Prof. Xiru Chen 
3. 
He, J., Tang, Q., Zhang, H. Risk reducers in convex order. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics. Accepted/In Press 2015 
4. 
Tang, Q., Yang, F. (2014). Extreme value analysis of the HaezendonckGoovaerts risk measure with a general Young function. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 59, 311320. 
5. 
Li, B., Tang, Q., Wang, L., Zhou, X. (2014). Liquidation risk in the presence of Chapters 7 and 11 of the US bankruptcy code. Journal of Financial Engineering, 1(3), 1450023 (19 pages). 
6. 
Tang, Q., Yuan, Z. (2014). Randomly weighted sums of subexponential random variables with application to capital allocation. Extremes, 17(3), 467493. 
7. 
Cheung, K. C., Dhaene, J., Lo, A., Tang, Q. (2014). Reducing risk by merging countermonotonic risks. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 54(1), 5865. 
8. 
Li, B., Tang, Q., Zhou, X. (2013). A timehomogeneous diffusion model with tax. Journal of Applied Probability, 50(1), 195207. 
9. 
Tang, Q., Yuan, Z. (2013). Asymptotic analysis of the loss given default in the presence of multivariate regular variation. North American Actuarial Journal, 17(3), 253271. 
Book Chapters
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Tang, Q., Yuan, Z. (2015). D. K. Dey & J. Yan (Eds.), Interplay of insurance and financial risks with bivariate regular variation (pp. 419438). Extreme Value Modeling and Risk Analysis: Methods and Applications. 
Publications by Dr. L. Tierney
Software
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Tierney, L., Jarjour, R. (2015). proftools 0.990 package  major update.. 
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Tierney, L. (2014). Parallel Vectorized Math Functions in R. 
3. 
Tierney, L. (2014). Initial work on reference counting in R. Released as part of R 3.1.0 
4. 
Tierney, L. (2013). Large Vector Support for R. Releases as part of R 3.0.0, April 2013. 
Publications for Dr. D.L. Zimmerman
Refereed Articles
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1. 
Chang, S.C., Zimmerman, D.L. (2016) Skewnormal antedependence models for skewed longitudinal data. Biometrika, 103, 363376. 
2. 
Zimmerman, D. L. (2015). Comment on "Efficient prediction designs for random fields". Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, 31, 195197. 
3. 
Malanson, G. P., Zimmerman, D. L., Fagre, D. B. Floristic similarity, diversity, and endemism as indicators of refugia characteristics and needs in the West. Biodiversity, 16, 237246. 
4. 
Li, J., Zimmerman, D. L. (2015). Modelbased sampling design for multivariate geostatistics. Technometrics, 57, 7586. 
5. 
Zimmerman, D. L. (2014). Comment on "The need for more emphasis on prediction: A nondenominational modelbased approach". The American Statistician, 68, 8586. 
6. 
Xie, Y., Zimmerman, D. L. (2014). Score and Wald tests for antedependence in categorical longitudinal data. Journal of Biometrics and Biostatistics, 5, 188. 
7. 
Som, N., Monestiez, P., Ver Hoef, J. M., Zimmerman, D. L., Peterson, E. E. (2014). Spatial sampling on streams: General principles for inference on aquatic networks. Environmetrics, 25, 306323. 
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Xie, Y., Zimmerman, D. L. (2013). Antedependence models for categorical longitudinal data with ignorable missingness: Likelihoodbased inference. Statistics in Medicine, 32, 32743289. 
Books
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Hogg, R. V., Tanis, E. A., Zimmerman, D. L. (2015). Probability and Statistical Inference (9th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson. 
Book Chapters
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NunezAnton, V., Zimmerman, D. L. (2013). Complexities in error structures within individuals. M. A. Scott, J. Simonoff, & B. D. Marx (Eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Multilevel Modeling. Los Angeles: SAGE. 
2. 
Zimmerman, D. L., Li, J. (2013). Modelbased frequentist design for univariate and multivariate geostatistics. J. Mateu & W. G. Muller (Eds.), SpatioTemporal Design (pp. 3753). John Wiley & Sons. 
3. 
Hogg, R. V., Zimmerman, D. L. (2013). The University of Iowa Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science. A. Agresti & X.L. Meng (Eds.), Strength in Numbers: The Rising of Academic Statistics Departments in the U.S. (pp. 395406). Springer. 