PREPARATORY/TUTORIAL BAYESIAN LECTURES

DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS, BANARAS HINDU UNIVERSITY
VARANASI-221 005 INDIA
(January 4-5, 2005)

Time

January 4, 2005

07:45-08:30

BREAK FAST

8:00-9:00

REGISTRATION

9:00-9:45

Chair: Manju Pandey

PT-1 -- SK Upadhyay: Bayes Computation I
9:45-10:30 PT-2 -- SK Upadhyay: Bayes Computation II
10:30-10:45

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

10:45-11:30

Chair: B.N. Pandey

PT 3 -- AK Bansal : Bayes Estimation for Bernoulli Trials

11:30-12:15

Chair: G.C. Mishra

PT 4--Tapas Samanta

12:15-13:00

Chair: B.N. Pandey

PT 5 -- AK Bansal : Bayes Estimation for Bernoulli Trials
13:00-14:00

LUNCH BREAK

14:00-14:45

Chair: G.C. Mishra

PT 6 --Tapas Samanta

14:45-15:30

Chair: Umesh Singh

PT 7 – Dipak Dey : Bayesian Modeling of Categorical Data
15:30-15:45

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

15:45-16:45

Chair: S.K. Upadhyay

PT-- 8 David Draper : A Brief Introduction to Bayesian Modeling, Inference, and Prediction

16:45-17:00

Chair: Umesh Singh

PT 9 – Dipak Dey : Bayesian Modeling of Categorical Data

17:00-17:15

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

17:15-18:15

Chair: S.K. Upadhyay

PT 10 – David Draper : A Brief Introduction to Bayesian Modeling, Inference, and Prediction

20:00-21:00 DINNER

************* END OF DAY 01 : PT PROGRAM ***********

 

 

Time

January 5, 2005

08:00-09:00

BREAK FAST

09:00-10:00

Chair: Tapas Samanta
PT 11 – David Draper : A brief Introduction to Bayesian Hierarchical Modeling

10:00-10:15

COFFEE/TEA BREAK
10:15-11:00 Chair: R.C. Yadava
PT 12 – BK Kale : Bayesian Approach to Early Failures in Failure Time Distributions

11:00 -11:45

Chair: David Draper
PT-13 JK Ghosh : Bayesian Analysis as Inference and Data Analysis

11:45-12:30

Chair: V.K. Singh
PT 14 – Malay Ghosh : Bayesian Methods in Sample Surveys

12:30-12:45

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

12:45-13:30

Chair: V.K. Singh
PT 16 – Malay Ghosh : Bayesian Methods in Sample Surveys
************* END OF PT PROGRAM ***********

13:30-14:30

LUNCH BREAK

INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP/CONFERENCE ON BAYESIAN STATISTICS AND ITS APPLICATIONS
DEPARTEMNT OF STATISTICS,
BANARAS HINDU UNIVERSITY VARANASI-221 005 INDIA
(January 5-8, 2005)

Time

January 5, 2005

14:45-15:30

REGISTRATION

15:30-17:00

INAUGURAL FUNCTION
Venue: Main Hall, Swatantrata Bhavan

17:00-17:30

HIGH TEA

17:30-19:30

Cultural Program

19:30-20:00

BREAK/BACK TO HOTEL CLARKS

20:00-21:00

Dinner

DAY 1: Thursday, January 6, 2005

Time January 6, 2005

07:30-08:10

Breakfast

08:10-08:45

Transportation to Venue of conference

09:00-09:35

SESSION SI - I

Chair: Jennifer Hoeting
Rapporteurs: V. Srinivas & Shalini Chandra
Speaker : KV Mardia
Topic: Science, Statistics and Emerging Methodologies

09:35-09:40

Discussion

Venue: SENATE HAll

09:40 – 10:15

 

SESSION SI - 2

Chair: Dipak K. Dey

Rapporteurs: D. Venkatesan & J. Sreekumar
Speaker : Ed George
Topic: Predictive Estimation Under Kullback-Leibler Loss

10:15-10:20

Discussion

Venue: SENATE HAll

10:20 – 10:35

Tea/Coffee Break

10:35 – 11:20

SESSION KS -I

Chair: John F Geweke
Rapporteurs: R.Vijayaraghavan & Santanu Dutta
Key Note Speaker : Arnold Zellner
Topic: The Bayes Non-Bayes Paradigm Shift and Bayesian Information Processing

Venue: SENATE HAll

11:20-11:25

Break

11: 25 -12: 25

SESSION I-1 (A1-B) & C-1-A

12:25-12:55

SESSION I-2 (A-B) & C-2-A

12:55 –13:55

LUNCH BREAK

SESSION I-1-A1
11:25-12: 25
Venue: Senate Hall


SESSION ORGANIZER: Debajyoti Sinha and Bani Mallick
Bayesian Methodologies in Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Chair: Raquel Prado

Rapporteurs: Amit Choudhury & Anwar Hassan

Speakers:

Ram C. Tiwari : Bayesian Model Selection Approach for Join point Regression

with Application to Age-adjusted Cancer Rates

Bani Mallick : Functional clustering by Bayesian Wavelet methods

SESSION I-1-B
11:25-12: 25
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Jean-Francois Angers

Bayesian Applications

Chair: Kazuo Shigemasu

Rapporteurs: G. Meenakshi & J.P. Singh Joorel

Speakers:

Jean-Francois Angers : Prior Model for Reconstruction of Contingency Table

Atanu Biswas : To be announced

SESSION C-1-A
11:25-12:25
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: S.K. Pandey

Rapporteurs: Dinesh Kumar & Arindam Kundu

Speakers:

D.Venkatesan : Structural Changes in AR(1) Model-A Bayesian Mixture Approach

Ramji Tiwari : Improved Generalized Least Squares Estimators in Linear Regression Models with Exact Prior Information

K. Rajagopal : An Empirical Study of Operating Characteristic Curves of Beta-

Binomial Sampling Plans

SESSION I-2-A
12:25-12:55
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA

Foundational Issues in Bayesian Statistics

Chair: Jonathan Rougier

Rapporteurs: Uma Srivastava & A. Loganathan

Speaker:

R.V. Ramamoorthi : On a Characterization of Dirichlet Distribution

SESSION I-2-B
12:25-12:55
Venue: Conference Hall


SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA
Chair: Deepak K. Agarwal
Rapporteurs: To be announced
Speaker: Simon P. Wilson :
Bayesian Approaches to Content-based Image
Retrieval

SESSION C-2-A
12:25-12: 55
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: K.N.S. Yadava

Rapporteurs: To be announced

Speakers:

Amit Choudhury : Statistical Inference in M/M/1 Queues: A Bayesian Approach

Narayan Joshi :
Minimum Expected Loss Estimators of Parameter of Burr X Lifetime Distribution Under Linex Loss Function

13:55-15:25

SESSION I-3 (A-B) & C-3-A

 

15:25-15:30

Break

 
15:30 – 16:05

 

SESSION SI - 3
Chair: Susie Bayarri
Rapporteurs: A.A. Khan & Ranjita Mishra
Speaker : Malay Ghosh
Topic: Bayesian Learning for Large p Small n Regression
16:05-6:10 Discussion
Venue: SENATE HAll

16:10 – 16:20

Tea/Coffee Break

Session I-3-A
13:55-15:25
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Balgobin Nandram

Bayesian Methods in Survey Sampling

Chair: Malay Ghosh

Rapporteurs: Rajeev Pandey & to be announced

Speakers:

Avinash Singh : Smoothing Covariance Matrix of Estimating Functions for Hierarchical Bayes Small Area Estimation from Survey Data

N.K. Unnikrishnan : Estimation of Population Proportion Using Dual Frame Surveys in Presence of Nonresponse and Noncoverage

Balgobin Nandram :
Bayesian Predictive Inference for A Finite Population MeanUnder Informative Sampling.

Session I-3-B
13:55-15:25
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Scott Schmidler

Bayesian Methods in Bioinformatics and Proteomics

Chair: K.V. Mardia

Rapporteurs: Sudhanshu Maiti & To be announced

Speakers:

Scott Schmidler :
Bayesian Shape Analysis for Structural Proteomics
Mayetri Gupta :
Bayesian Methods for Regulatory Module Discovery

Merlise Clyde :
Bayesian Nonparametric Models for Proteomic Expression

Session C-3-A
13:55-15:25
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: A.H. Khan

Rapporteurs: Rajesh Singh & M. Peshwani

Speakers:

M. Dube : On Specification Errors in Linear Regression Models

Gauri Shankar : V-H-V Rule and Principle of Deterioration

K.K. Jose : Single Use Confidence Regions in Multivariate Calibration

Vineeta Singh : The Generalized Uniform Distribution as Reliability Model and Related Estimation Procedures

S.K. Singh : Stochastic Modeling and Analysis of a Complex System of an Integrated Steel Plant Having Four Types of Non-Identical Units

16:20-19:00

19:00-21:00

Boating & Cultural program/Dinner at peshwa haveli (pre-Paid)

20:00-21:00

Conference dinner (Swatantrata Bhavan)

21:00-21:30 Back TO the PLACES OF STAY

*********** End of day one ***********

DAY 2: Friday, January 7, 2005

Time January 7, 2005

07:30-08:10

Breakfast

08:10-08:45

Transportation to Venue of conference
09:00-09:35

SESSION SI - 4

Chair: Edward I. George
Rapporteurs: K. Muralidharan & Vastoshpati Shastri
Speaker : Jose M. Bernardo
Topic: Intrinsic Objective Bayesian Inference

09:35-09:40 Discussion
Venue: SENATE HAll

09:40 – 10:15

 

SESSION SI - 5

Chair: Prem Goel

Rapporteurs: Sanjay K. Singh & S. Koteswara Rao

Speaker : David Draper

Topic: Bayesian Model Specification
10:15-10:20 Discussion
Venue: SENATE HAll

10:20-10:25

Break

10:25 – 11:00

 

SESSION SI - 6

Chair: J.K. Ghosh
Rapporteurs: Mahesh Barua & Pawan Kumar
Speaker : John Geweke
Topic: Bayesian Cross-Sectional Analysis of the Conditional Distribution of Earnings in the United States, 1966-1995

11:00-11: 05 Discussion
Venue: SENATE HAll

11:05-11:20

Tea/Coffee Break

11:20 – 12:05

SESSION KS -2

Chair: Anthony O`Hagan
Rapporteurs: Samiran Ghosh & Sanjeev Kumar
Key Note Speaker : James O. Berger

Topic: High-Dimensional Model Selection Problems

Venue: SENATE HAll

12:05-12:10

Break

12:10-13:10

SESSION I-4 (A-B) & C-4 (A)

13:10-14:10

LUNCH BREAK

Session I-4-A
12:10-13:10
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Fabrizio Ruggeri

Reliability

Chair : Michael Evans

Rapporteurs: N. Vasishta & Raman Pant

Speakers:

Fabrizio Ruggeri : On the Reliability of Repairable Systems: Methods and Applications

Sanjib Basu : To be announced

Session I-4-B
12:10-13:10
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA

Economic Statistics and Econometrics

Chair: Gabriella Salinetti

Rapporteurs: Sushma Tripathi & M. Dube

Speakers:

Bruno Bassan : Bayesian Games and Option Pricing

Hedibert Freitas Lopes : Stock Return and Trading Volume: a Bivariate Bayesian Markov Switching Stochastic Volatility Analysis by MCMC and SMC

Session C-4-A
12:10-13:10
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: J. Jothikumar

Rapporteurs: Parmil Kumar & Rupal Shah

Speakers:

P. Arumugam : A Bayesian Analysis of Structural Change in AR(p) Model

Sambit K. Mishra : Marketing Research and Practice with the Aid of Bayesian Statistics and Statistical Models

Anwar Hassan : On the Bayes Estimator of Parameter and Reliability Function

of the Zero-Truncated Generalized Poisson Distribution

14:10-15:40

SESSION I-5 (A-B) & C-5 (A)

15:40-15:55

Tea/Coffee Break

15:55-17:25

SESSION I-6 (A-B) & C-6 (A)

Session I-5-A
14:10-15:40
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Peter Mueller

Decision Problems in Biostatistics

Chair: Peter Mueller

Rapporteurs: G.P. Singh & Arun Kr. Rao

Speakers:

Andres J. Christen : A Bayesian Randomized Clinical Trial: A Decision Theoretic Sequential Design

Saurabh Mukhopadhyay : Bayesian Screening Tool for Clinical Safety Data

Raquel Prado : Detecting Positive Selection in DNA Sequences via Bayesian Hierarchical Models

Session I-5-B
14:10-15:40
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Sonia Petrone

Semiparametric and Nonparametric Bayesian Inference

Chair: R.V. Ramamoorthi

Rapporteurs: Rahul Gupta & Sandeep Sinharay

Speakers:

Sujit K. Ghosh : Semiparametric Bayesian Inference based on AFT Models

Radhey S. Singh : Bayes and Empirical Bayes Two-tail Test Procedures for the Scale Exponential Family: The Case of NA samples

Hemant Ishwaran : Spike and Slab Variable Selection: Frequentist and Bayesian Strategies

Session C-5-A
14:10-15:40
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: R. Chandrasekaran

Rapporteurs: Himanshu Pandey & K.Rajagopal

Speakers:

K. Muralidharan : Some Bayesian Inferences for Von Mises Distribution

G. Meenakshi : A Bayesian Procedure for the Detection of Outliers

Sudhanshu S. Maiti : Bayesian Estimation of P(X<=Y) for Some Discrete Life

Distributions

Dinesh Kumar : Bayesian and Hierarchical Bayesian Analysis of Response-Time Data with Concomitant Variables

Bilal Ahmad Bhat : On Bayes Estimation and Reliability Function for Mixtures of Two Pareto-Life Time Distribution from Right Censored Samples

Session I-6-A
15:55-17:25
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Prakash Laud

Biostatistics

Chair: Bani Mallick

Rapporteurs: Zahirul Hoque & Masood H. Siddiqui

Speakers:

Wesley Johnson : On the Use of Prior Information in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Peter Mueller : Semiparametric Bayesian Inference for Multilevel Repeated Measurement Data

Prakash Laud : Bayesian Semiparametric Analysis of Survival Data with Time Dependent Covariates

Session I-6-B
15:55-17:25
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA

Bayesian Application in Social Sciences & Educational Measurement

Chair : Balgobin Nandram

Rapporteurs: Neeraj Tiwari & Gopichand Agnihothram

Speakers:

Kazuo Shigemasu : Simpler Calculation of Posterior Distributions of the Parameters Involved in Structural Equation Model

Paramjit Gill : Bayesian Analysis for Dyadic Data

Sandip Sinharay : Bayesian Statistics in Educational Measurement

Session C-6-A
15:55-17:25
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: A.K. Bansal

Rapporteurs: Usha Srivastava and Diwakar Shukla

Speakers:Samiran Ghosh :
Statistical Approach to Metabonomic Analysis of Rat Urine Following Surgical Trauma

Sreekumar, J. : A Bayesian Framework for Improved Statistical Inference from Gene Expression data

Ranjita Misra : State Space Model with Errors in Variables

Elena Goldman : Bayesian Analysis of a Multiple Threshold ARMA Model with CKLS- GARCH Volatility

Zahirul Hoque : Observed Data Based Estimator and Both Observed Data and Prior Information Based Estimator under Asymmetric Losses

17:25-18:00

 

SESSION SI - 7

Chair: David Draper

Rapporteurs: Farooqui M. Z. & C.B. Tripathi
Speaker : Prem Goel
Topic: Comparison of Moving Strategies in Particle Filtering for Bayesian Analysis

18:00-18:05 Discussion

Venue: SENATE HAll

18:05-19:30

SESSION P-1

Session P-1
18:05-19:30
Venue: Swatantrata Bhavan (Ground floor)

In Charge Poster Session:

V.K. Singh, R.N. Mishra, B.P. Singh and B.B. Khare

Presenters:

1. M.R.L.N. Panchanana

and K. Sanjay Siva Rao :

Bayesian Exercises Using Monte Carlo Methods of SYSTAT 11

2. R. Chandrasekaran :

Applications of Artificial Neural Networks in Statistics

3. Rajesh Singh :

Estimation of Parameters of Poisson Type Exponential Class Model Considering Poisson and Gamma Priors

4. Priyanka Aggarwal

& Ashok K. Bansal :

Bayesian Analysis for the Inflated Modified Power Series Distribution

5. Vastoshpati Shastri :

Estimation of Parameter of Exponential Distribution when the Observations are Progressive Type II Censored

6. A. Loganathan :

A Study on the Behaviour of Operating Characteristic Curves of Sampling Plans Based on Polya Distribution

7. Daniel Merl : To be announced

A Robust Bayesian method for Detecting Positive Darwinian Selection in Lowly Divergent DNA Sequences: Technical Details

8. Rupal Shah :

Exponentiated Power Law Process

9. Santanu Dutta : A generalization of Rubin’s (1981) Non-parametric

Bayesian Bootstrap

10. Gauri Shankar & D.K. Gangeshwar
Life Tests Plan and Retentive Production System

11. Shalini Chandra :

Improved Estimation under Alternative Loss Functions

12. Mehraj A. Bhat :
Generalized Gurland’s Distribution

13. K.K. Suresh & K. Barathan :

Selection of Bayesian Skip-Lot Sampling Plans

14. S. Koteswara Rao :

Application of Statistical Filters for Underwater Target Tracking

15. Sanjay K. Singh :

Bayes Estimators of Weibull Parameters under General Entropy Loss Function

19:45-21:00

Banquet dinner

21:00-21:30

Back TO the PLACES OF STAY

*********** End of day two ***********

DAY 3: Saturday, January 8, 2005

Time January 8, 2005

07:30-08:10

Breakfast

08:10-08:45

Transportation to Venue of conference
09:00-09:35

SESSION SI - 8

Chair: Arnold Zellner
Rapporteurs: O.S. Deepa Gopakumar & Sandip Sinharay
Speaker : Anthony O`Hagan
Topic: Elicitation

09:35-09:40 Discussion
Venue: SENATE HAll
09:40-10:15

SESSION SI - 9

Chair: Merlise Clyde

Rapporteurs: Ramesh Gupta & A.A. Khan
Speaker : M.J. Bayarri
Topic: Objective Priors for Testing General Hypotheses in Linear Models

10:15-10:20 Discussion
Venue: SENATE HAll
10:20-10:35
Tea/Coffee Break
10:35-11:20

SESSION KS -3

Chair: James O. Berger

Rapporteurs: Daniel Merl & Girish C. Mishra
Key Note Speaker : Jayanta K. Ghosh
Topic: To be announced
Venue: SENATE HAll
11:20-11:25

Break

11:25-12:55
SESSION I-7 (A-B) & C-7(A)
12:55-13:55
LUNCH BREAK

Session I-7-A
11:25-12:55
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA

Spatial Modeling

Chair : Brunero Liseo

Rapporteurs: Jaikrishna Udupa & Swati Dutta

Speakers:

Deepak Agrawal : Modeling Spatial Association in Count data with Excess Zeros

Sudipto Banerjee : Statistical Wombling: On the Statistical Assessment of Gradients and Boundaries Under Spatial Process Models

Michael Goldstein : Reified Modelling of Physical Systems

Session I-7-B
11:25-12:55
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Kalyan Das

Bayesian Applications

Chair: B.K. Kale

Rapporteurs: Priyanka Aggarwal & Bilal Ahmad Bhat

Speakers:Kalyan Das :
Harmone Replacement Therapy for Menopausal problems: A Semiparametric Bayesian Interpretation

Sumitra Purkayastha: To be announced

Shesh N. Rai : Semi-Bayesian Estimating Procedure in Random Effects Threshold Dose Response Model

S.K. Upadhyay : Low Dimensional Reliability Models: Compatibility with the Data and the Choice

 

Session C-7-A
11:25-12:55
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: Manju Pandey Rapporteurs: V. Srinivas and V.N. Rai

Speakers:

M. Latha : Bayesian Special Type Double Sampling Plan Based on Cost

and Regret Function

V. Srinivas : On Admissibility/Inadmissibility of Linear Estimators of Mean of Negative Binomial Distribution

Arindam Kundu : A Brief Overview of Bayesian Bootstrap: Past and Present

M. Hussain Ali : Bayesian Narrow Limit Gaging Sampling Plan with Gamma Prior

Swati Dutta : Use of Time Series and Mutual Information Function for Analysing the Structure of some Prokaryotic Genomes

13:55-14:55-15:25

SESSION I-8-A & SESSION I-1-A1

SESSION I-8-B

SESSION C-8 (A)

15:25-15:30

Break

15:30-16:00

SESSION I-9 (A-B) & C-9 (A)

Session I-8-A
13:55-14:55
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA

Biological Monitoring

Chair : Wesley Johnson

Rapporteurs: Jaikrishna Udupa & Swati Dutta

Speakers:

Jennifer Hoeting : Biological Monitoring: Bayesian Models for a Discrete Multivariate Response

Stefan Van Dongen : Bayesian Analysis of Fluctuating Asymmetry as a Measure of Developmental Instability: Robustness of Results against Alternative Choices of Distributions

Session I-1-A2
14:55-15:25
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Debajyoti Sinha and Bani Mallick

Bayesian Methodologies in Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Chair : Scott Schmidler

Rapporteurs : To be announced

Speaker:

Debajyoti Sinha : Revisiting Cured Rate Survival Data: Generalization of Models & Bayesian Methods

Session I-8-B
13:55-15:25
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: Giovanna Jona Lasinio

Bayesian Paradigms for Linking Data across space, Time and Records

Chair : M. Goldstein

Rapporteurs : To be announced

Speakers:

Brunero Liseo : Regression for Linked Data

Colin Goodall : Real-time Anomaly Detection in Cross-Classified Streaming Event Count Data

Giovanna J. Lasinio : A Comparison of Spatio-temporal Bayesian Models for

Reconstruction of Rainfall Fields in a Cloud Seeding Experiment

Session C-8-A
13:55-15:25
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair : To be announced

Rapporteurs : To be announced

Speakers:O.S. Deepa Gopakumar :
Optimization of 2D Electrophoresis Technique by EM Algorithm

Ram Lal : Bayesian Analysis of Econometric Production Model

Arnab Kumar Laha : A Bayesian Analysis of the Change Point Problem for Directional Data

Vyas Dubey : A Modified Regression Type Estimators of Population Mean under General Sampling Design

Manuela Azevads: Estimating Fish Population key paramaeters with Bayesian Theory.

Session I-9-A
15:30-16:00
Venue: Senate Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA

Foundational Issues in Bayesian Statistics

Chair : Sujit Ghosh

Rapporteurs : To be announced

Speaker :Michael Evans :
Checking for Prior-data Conflict

Session I-9-B
15:30-16:00
Venue: Conference Hall

SESSION ORGANIZER: IWCBSA

Foundational Issues in Bayesian Statistics

Chair : Prakash Laud

Rapporteurs : To be announced

Speaker :

Prasanta S. Bandyopadhyay :
Why Bayesianism? An Interdisciplinary Approach to Statistical Inference

Session C-9-A
15:30-16:00
Venue: Lecture Room

Chair: To be announced

Rapporteurs: To be announced

Speakers:

Rajeev Pandey : Bayesian Informatics Modeling of Synergetic Development of Rural Agro Systems.

To be announced

16:00-16:25

Tea/Coffee Break

16:25-17:00

SESSION SI - 10

Chair: Jose M. Bernardo

Rapporteurs: Farooqui M. Z. & C.B. Tripathi
Speaker : Dipak K. Dey
Topic: Classification of Shapes Using Complex Elliptical Shape Distribution

17:00-17:05 Discussion

Venue: SENATE HAll

17:05-18:00

Visit to Bharat Kala Bhavan

18:00-19:15

SESSION P-2

Session P-2
18:00-19:15
Venue: Swatantrata Bhavan (Ground floor)

In Charge Poster Session:

V.K. Singh, R.D. Singh, K.K. Singh and H. Pandey

Presenters:

1. Sanku Dey :

A Note on Prediction Interval for Rayleigh Distribution: A Bayesian Approach

 

2. Prashant K. Rai : Corrective Action Plan for the Retentive Production Processes

3. S. Jayalakshmi : Selection of Bayesian Repetitive Deferred Sampling Plan

Involving Minimum Angle Method

4. R.Vijayaraghavan : Analysis of Operating Characteristic Curves of Gamma-Poisson Sampling Plans

5. Peshwani M. : Three Competitive Models in Reliability: A Bayes

Comparison Based on Simulation

6. Khurshid A. Mir : Bayesian Estimation in Some Power Series Distributions

7. Ubed Afzal : Bayes Estimation in Case of Doubly Censored Data from

Weibull Distribution

8. Arun Kumar Rao : Precautionary and Quadratic Approximate Bayes Estimators

Applied to The Generalized Pareto Distribution

9. Gyan P. Singh : Bayes Estimators of Exponential Parameters from Censored

Sample Using a Guessed Estimate

10. Uma Srivastava : Approximate Bayes Estimators of Weibull Density Using

11. Sambit Kr. Mishra :

Quality Improvement Process with the Aid of Optimization Techniques and Bayesian Statistical Models for Restructuring Manufacturing Industry in India

Lindley Approximation

12. Diwakar Shukla : On Earmarked Strata in Post-stratification

19:15-19:45

Valedictory Session

19:45-20:45

Dinner

20:45-21:15 Back To the PLACES OF STAY
***********End of day three ***********

Time

January 9, 2005

6:00 AM

Departure for Sunrise view at the Bank of river Ganges

7:30 AM

Arrival at Hotel/Guest houses

8:15-8:45 AM

BREAKFAST

8:45 AM-12:15 PM

Excursion to Sarnath

12:15 PM-01:15 PM

LUNCH

01:15 PM -

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