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OlshenFest 2010

Oct 5 2010

A Statistics Department Special Seminar Series
in Honor of Richard A. Olshen

Tuesday, October 5, 2010
CIS-X Auditorium

Emceed by Philip Lavori, Stanford University Health Research and Policy


Schedule of Events

1:15 to 1:45pm
Jerome Friedman
Stanford University Department of Statistics
"Richard, BFOS, and CART"

1:50 to 2:20pm
John Rice
UC Berkeley Department of Statistics
"Richard at UCSD"

2:30 to 3pm
Refreshments

3:05 to 3:35pm
Iain Johnstone
Stanford University Department of Statistics
"Richard and the analysis of gaits"

3:40 to 4:10pm
Robert Gray
Stanford University Department of Electrical Engineering
"Richard Olshen and the Stanford Compression Group: Trees, quantization and classification, & quality and utility in digital mammography"

4:15 to 5pm
Informal speeches, stories, and anecdotes offered by Richard's colleagues and family members