1999 Technical Reports

99-01. A. DasGupta. The matching problem with random decks and the exact error of the Poisson approximation. Read Full Report

99-02. Y. Wu. Wavelet Estimation for Nonparametric Regression: Beyond Gaussian Noise I. Read Full Report

99-03. Y. Wu. Wavelet Estimation for Nonparametric Regression: Beyond Gaussian Noise II. Read Full Report

99-04. S. S. Gupta, Z. Lin, X. Lin. On a Selection Procedure for Selecting the Best Logistic Population Compared With a Control. Read Full Report

99-05. A. DasGupta. The Breast Cancer Screening Controversy: When and How Often. Read Full Report

99-06. S. S. Gupta, S. He, J. Li. On Selection Procedures for Exponential Family Distributions Based on Type I--Censored Data*. Read Full Report

99-07. T. Cai. On Adaptive Wavelet Estimation of a Derivative and Other Related Linear Inverse Problems. Read Full Report

99-08. B. Davis. On the Spectral Gap of the Dirichlet Laplacian. Read Full Report

99-09C. S. S. Gupta, J. Li. Empirical Bayes Tests with n-1 +e Convergence Rate in Continuous One--Parameter Exponential Family. Read Full Report

99-10. S. M. Samuels. An Elementary "Excellent Approximation" to Success Run Probabilities. Read Full Report

99-11. I. Kontoyiannis. Pointwise Redundancy in Lossy Data Compression and Universal Lossy Data Compression. Read Full Report

99-12. C. Zang. A Bibliography of Recent Work on Long Range Dependence. Read Full Report

99-13. C. Zang, A. DasGupta. Noninformative Priors, Bayes Estimation and Forecasting for Long Memory Processes. Read Full Report

99-14. T. Cai. Wavelet Regression via Block Thresholding: Adaptivity and the choice of Block Size and Threshold Level. Read Full Report

99-15. B. A. Craig. Drug Dilution vs. Disk Diffusion: Calibrating the two susceptibility tests. Read Full Report

99-16. A. DasGupta. A Conjecture On the Suffix of the first Fibonacci Number Divisible by a Given Prime. Read Full Report

99-17. S. S. Gupta, J. Li. Empirical Bayes Tests Some Non-exponential Distribution Family. Read Full Report

99-18. L. Brown, T. Cai, A. DasGupta. Confidence Intervals for a Binomial Proportion And Edgeworth Expansions. Read Full Report

99-19. L. Brown, T. Cai, A. DasGupta. Interval Estimation for a Binomial Proportion. Read Full Report

99-20. P. Protter. A Book Review of Arbitrage Theory in Continuous Times by Tomas Björk. Read Full Report

99-21. S. S. Gupta, J. Li. Empirical Bayes Tests In Some Continuous Exponential Family. Read Full Report

99-22. W. C. Tsai, A. DasGupta, J.V. Zidek. Decision Theory for Spatial Competition. Read Full Report

99-23. P. Protter. A Partial Introduction to Finance. Read Full Report

99-24. I. Kontoyiannis. Efficient Sphere - Covering and Covering Measure Concentration Via Generalized Coding Theorems. This is a 2005 revised version of the report. Read Full Report

99-25. S. S. Gupta, J. Li. An Empirical Bayes Procedure for Selecting Good Populations in Some Positive Exponential Family. Read Full Report

99-26. A. Dembo, I. Kontoyiannis. Critical Behavior in Data Compression. Read Full Report

99-27. M. Delampady, A. DasGupta, G. Casella, H. Rubin, W. Strawderman. A New Approach to Default Priors and Robust Bayes Methodology. Read Full Report