# Graduate Research Presentations and Awards

## Research Presentations

### 2013

### David Buhanan(now of (Centenary College)

- "Cocyclic Subshifts, Undecidability, and Connecting Diagrams," Rutgers Geometry/Topology Seminar, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, October 2013.

### Jennifer Thorenson

- “A Discontinuous Method for Analyzing and Modeling Delay Due to Pauses during Transcription,” SIAM Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, July 2013.

### Jennifer Weeding

- “Approaches to Modeling Variables with Correlated Measurement Errors,” Meeting of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association, Bozeman, Montana, September 2013.

### 2012

### Sydney Akapame

- “Genetic Algorithms and Generating Optimal Experimental Designs for Nonlinear Models,” Meeting of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association, Bozeman, Montana, September 2012.

### Katie Banner

- “Correcting for Time-of-Day to Compare Satellite Images and Ground Counts of Weddell Seals in Big Razorback Haul-Out (Erebus Bay, Antarctica),” Meeting of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association, Bozeman, Montana, September 2012.

### 2011

### Brian McGuire

- “Monothetic Clustering in R,” Meeting of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association, Bozeman, Montana, September 2011.

### Olga Vsevolozhskaya

- “Follow-Up Testing in Functional ANOVA,” Meeting of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association, Bozeman, Montana, 2011.

## Graduate Student Research Awards

### Sydney Akapame

- Kopriva Graduate Student Fellowship 2013-2014

Awarded by the College of Letters and Science of Montana State University.

http://www.math.montana.edu/news/s_akapamekopriva.htm

### Kevin Ferris

- Big Sky Conference Journal Award

for his 2013 article, "Analysis of Baseball Team Construction."

### Alyssa Peck

- The 2013 Ellis R. Ott Scholarship for Applied Statistics Quality Management

Awarded by the American Society for Quality (ASQ).

### Diana Schepens

- Enhancement of Graduate Education Award

Awarded by The Graduate School of Montana State University.

Updated on: 10/09/2013.