Browsing 2009 MU dissertations  Access restricted to MU by Thesis Department "Statistics (MU)"
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Adaptive optimal design with application to a two drug combination trial based on efficiencytoxicity response
(University of MissouriColumbia, 2009)[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT REQUEST OF AUTHOR.] The first part of this dissertation develops an adaptive optimal design for dosefinding with combination therapies that accounts for both efficacy ... 
Bayes factor consistency in linear models when p grows with n
(University of MissouriColumbia, 2009)[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT REQUEST OF AUTHOR.] This dissertation examines consistency of Bayes factors in the model comparison problem for linear models. Common approaches to Bayesian analysis of ... 
A hierarchical Bayesian mixture approach for modeling reflectivity fields with application to Nowcasting
(University of MissouriColumbia, 2009)[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT REQUEST OF AUTHOR.] We study a hierarchical Bayesian framework for finite mixtures of distributions. We first consider a Dirichlet mixture of normal components and utilize ... 
Hierarchical physicalstatistical forecasting in the atmospheric sciences
(University of MissouriColumbia, 2009)[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT REQUEST OF AUTHOR.] A class of hierarchical Bayesian models is introduced for PhysicalStatistical forecasting purposes in the Atmospheric Sciences. The first project ... 
Multiple imputation approaches to regression analysis of intervalcensored failure time data
(University of MissouriColumbia, 2009)[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT REQUEST OF AUTHOR.] This dissertation discusses regression analysis of intervalcensored failure time data, which occur in many fields including demographical, epidemiological, ...