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1411  Adaptive Statistical Inference
[OWR201413] (2014)  (09 Mar  15 Mar 2014)This workshop in mathematical statistics highlights recent advances in adaptive methods for statistical estimation, testing and confidence sets. Related open mathematical problems are discussed with potential impact on the ... 
1716  Algebraic Statistics
[OWR201720] (2017)  (16 Apr  22 Apr 2017)Algebraic Statistics is concerned with the interplay of techniques from commutative algebra, combinatorics, (real) algebraic geometry, and related fields with problems arising in statistics and data science. This workshop ... 
0935  Challenges in Statistical Theory: Complex Data Structures and Algorithmic Optimization
[OWR200939] (2009)  (23 Aug  29 Aug 2009)Technological developments have created a constant incoming stream of complex new data structures that need analysis. Modern statistics therefore means mathematically sophisticated new statistical theory that generates or ... 
1542  Computational Geometric and Algebraic Topology
[OWR201545] (2015)  (11 Oct  17 Oct 2015)Computational topology is a young, emerging field of mathematics that seeks out practical algorithmic methods for solving complex and fundamental problems in geometry and topology. It draws on a wide variety of techniques ... 
1610  Computationally and Statistically Efficient Inference for Complex Largescale Data
[OWR201616] (2016)  (06 Mar  12 Mar 2016)The aim of the highly successful workshop Computationally and statistically efficient inference for largescale and heterogeneous data was to foster dissemination and collaboration between researchers in the area of ... 
1516b  Copulae: On the Crossroads of Mathematics and Economics
[OWR201520] (2015)  (12 Apr  18 Apr 2015)The central focus of the workshop was on copula theory as well as applications to multivariate stochastic modelling. The programme was intrinsically interdisciplinary and represented areas with much recent progress. The ... 
0443  Design and Analysis of Infectious Disease Studies
[OWR200449] (2004)  (17 Oct  23 Oct 2004) 
0945  Design and Analysis of Infectious Disease Studies
[OWR200948] (2009)  (01 Nov  07 Nov 2009)This workshop gathered 45 participants from 16 countries and had a correspondingly multifaceted program covering various infectious diseases, public health applications, and methodological innovations. The discussions and ... 
1808  Design and Analysis of Infectious Disease Studies
[OWR20187] (2018)  (18 Feb  24 Feb 2018)This was the fifth workshop on mathematical and statistical methods on the transmission of infectious diseases. Building on epidemiologic models which were the subject of earlier workshops, this workshop concentrated on ... 
Detecting Ineffective Features for Pattern Recognition
[OWP201726] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 20171017)For a binary classification problem, the hypothesis testing is studied, that a component of the observation vector is not effective, i.e., that component carries no information for the classification. We introduce nearest ... 
Exact Rate of Convergence of kNearestNeighbor Classification Rule
[OWP201725] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 20171016)A binary classification problem is considered. The excess error probability of the knearest neighbor classification rule according to the error probability of the Bayes decision is revisited by a decomposition of the ... 
1211  Frontiers in Nonparametric Statistics
[OWR201214] (2012)  (11 Mar  17 Mar 2012)The goal of this workshop was to discuss recent developments of nonparametric statistical inference. A particular focus was on high dimensional statistics, semiparametrics, adaptation, nonparametric bayesian statistics, ... 
1646  Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics
[OWR201654] (2016)  (13 Nov  19 Nov 2016)The goal of this workshop was to explore the recent advances in the mathematical understanding of the macroscopic properties which emerge on large spacetime scales from interacting microscopic particle systems. There were ... 
0827b  Learning Theory and Approximation
[OWR200830] (2008)  (29 Jun  05 Jul 2008) 
1226  Learning Theory and Approximation
[OWR201231] (2012)  (24 Jun  30 Jun 2012)Learning theory studies data structures from samples and aims at understanding unknown function relations behind them. This leads to interesting theoretical problems which can be often attacked with methods from Approximation ... 
1627b  Learning Theory and Approximation
[OWR201633] (2016)  (03 Jul  09 Jul 2016)The main goal of this workshop – the third one of this type at the MFO – has been to blend mathematical results from statistical learning theory and approximation theory to strengthen both disciplines and use synergistic ... 
1249  Mathematical and Algorithmic Aspects of AtmosphereOcean Data Assimilation
[OWR201258] (2012)  (02 Dec  08 Dec 2012)The nomenclature “data assimilation” arises from applications in the geosciences where complex mathematical models are interfaced with observational data in order to improve model forecasts. Mathematically, data assimilation ... 
1317a  Mathematical Statistics of Partially Identified Objects
[OWR201319] (2013)  (21 Apr  27 Apr 2013)The workshop brought together leading experts in mathematical statistics, theoretical econometrics and biomathematics interested in mathematical objects occurring in the analysis of partially identified structures. The ... 
1032  Mathematical Theory and Modelling in AtmosphereOceanScience
[OWR201034] (2010)  (08 Aug  14 Aug 2010)Participants from around the world gathered to review application and development of mathematics in relation to problems in the atmospheric, oceanic and climate sciences. 
1825b  Matrix Estimation Meets Statistical Network Analysis: Extracting lowdimensional structures in high dimension
[OWR201829] (2018)  (17 Jun  23 Jun 2018)The study of complex relationships among the elements of a large collection of random variables lead to the development of a number of areas in probability and statistics such as probabilistic network analysis or random ...