#### Theses/Dissertations from 2013

Small Improvement to the Kolmogorov-Smirnov Test, Xing Dong

Generalized Confidence Intervals for Partial Youden Index and its Corresponding Optimal Cut-Off Point, Chenxue Li

Jackknife Empirical Likelihood for the Variance in the Linear Regression Model, Hui-Ling Lin

Jackknife Empirical Likelihood Inference for the Absolute Mean Deviation, xueping meng

Identification of Differential Gene Pathways with Sparse Principal Component Analysis, Yichao Yin

The Minimum Rank of Sign Pattern Matrices with a 1-Separation, Wenyan Zhou

#### Theses/Dissertations from 2012

Cellular Neural Networks with Switching Connections, Malcom Devoe and Malcom W. Devoe Jr.

A Comparative Study Between Genotypes and Ages of Eyes Using Morphometric Measures of Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells, Micheal Shola Folarinde

A Novel Method for Automated Cell Image Selection, Shuman Guo

Confidence Interval Estimation for Coefficient of Variation, Shuang Liu

GerÅ¡gorin Discs and Geometric Multiplicity, Rachid Marsli

The Topology and Algebraic Functions on Affine Algebraic Sets Over an Arbitrary Field, Anthony J. Preslicka

Self-Reported Medical Conditions and Demographic, Behavioral and Dietary Factors Associated with Serum 25(OH)-Vitamin D Concentration in the US Adult Population, William E. Van Fleit III

Effect of Risk and Prognosis Factors on Breast Cancer Survival: Study of a Large Dataset with a Long Term Follow-up, Hongwei Wang

Destination After Entering Foster Care: Road Toward Stability, Dong Yang

Racial Differences in the Prevalence of Depressive Disorders Among U.S. Adult Population, Fang-Di Yang

Classification of Genotype and Age of Eyes Using RPE Cell Size and Shape, Jie Yu

#### Theses/Dissertations from 2011

Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for ROC Curves with Missing Data, Yueheng An

Jackknife Empirical Likelihood for the Accelerated Failure Time Model with Censored Data, Maxime K. Bouadoumou

Estimation Algorithm for Mixture of Experts Recurrent Event Model, Timesha U. Brooks

The Path from Foster Care to Permanence: Does Proximity Outweigh Stability?, Michael Fost

Prevalence of Chronic Diseases and Risk Factors for Death among Elderly Americans, Guangming Han

Testing an Assumption of Non-Differential Misclassification in Case-Control Studies, Qin Hui

Estimation of Hazard Function for Right Truncated Data, Yong Jiang

Interval Estimation for the Correlation Coefficient, Aekyung Jung

On the Lebesgue Integral, Jeremiah D. Kastine

On the 4 by 4 Irreducible Sign Pattern Matrices that Require Four Distinct Eigenvalues, Paul J. Kim

Minimum Degree Conditions for Tilings in Graphs and Hypergraphs, Andrew Lightcap

Modified Profile Likelihood Approach for Certain Intraclass Correlation Coefficient, Huayu Liu

Analysis of Dependently Truncated Sample Using Inverse Probability Weighted Estimator, Yang Liu

A New Jackknife Empirical Likelihood Method for U-Statistics, Zhengbo Ma

Assessment of the Sustained Financial Impact of Risk Engineering Service on Insurance Claims Costs, Bobby I. Parker Mr.

Stability Selection of the Number of Clusters, Gabriella v. Reizer

Revisiting the Dimensions of Residential Segregation, Harry Sharp

A Review of Cross Validation and Adaptive Model Selection, Ali R. Syed

Analysis of Faculty Evaluation by Students as a Reliable Measure of Faculty Teaching Performance, Etienne Twagirumukiza

Discrimination of High Risk and Low Risk Populations for the Treatment of STDs, Hui Zhao

Estimation of the Optimal Threshold Using Kernel Estimate and ROC Curve Approaches, Zi Zhu

#### Theses/Dissertations from 2010

Looking in the Crystal Ball: Determinants of Excess Return, Kokou S. Akolly

Cox Model Analysis with the Dependently Left Truncated Data, Ji Li

Semi-Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for the ROC Curve with Missing Data, Xiaoxia Liu

Empirical Likelihood Inference for the Accelerated Failure Time Model via Kendall Estimating Equation, Yinghua Lu

Weak Primary Decomposition of Modules Over a Commutative Ring, Harrison Stalvey

Data Driven Approaches to Testing Homogeneity of Intraclass Correlation Coefficients, Baohua Wu

Racial Disparities Study in Diabetes-Related Complication Using National Health Survey Data, Fengxia Yan

Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for ROC Curves Under Right Censorship, Hanfang Yang

#### Theses/Dissertations from 2009

Primary Decomposition and Secondary Representation of Modules over a Commutative Ring, Muslim Baig

Multistability in Bursting Patterns in a Model of a Multifunctional Central Pattern Generator., Matthew Bryan Brooks

Two Problems on Bipartite Graphs, Albert Bush

Method for Improving the Efficiency of Image Super-Resolution Algorithms Based on Kalman Filters, William Keith Dobson

Comparing Cognitive Decision Models of Iowa Gambling Task in Indivituals Following Temporal Lobectomy, Jenny Vennukkah Jeyarajah

Analyzing Gene Expression Data in Terms of Gene Sets: Gene Set Enrichment Analysis, Wei Li

Logistic Regression Analysis to Determine the Significant Factors Associated with Substance Abuse in School-Aged Children, Kori Lloyd Hugh Maxwell

Primary Decomposition in Non Finitely Generated Modules, Somaya Muiny

An Application of Armitage Trend Test to Genome-wide Association Studies, Nigel A. Scott

Applications of Linear Algebra to Information Retrieval, Jhansi Lakshmi Vasireddy

Some Contributions in Statistical Discrimination of Different Pathogens Using Observations through FTIR, Dongmei Wang

Theoretical and Numerical Study of Tikhonov's Regularization and Morozov's Discrepancy Principle, MaryGeorge L. Whitney

On Intraclass Correlation Coefficients, Jianhui Yu

The Impact of Midbrain Cauterize Size on Auditory and Visual Responses' Distribution, Yan Zhang

#### Theses/Dissertations from 2008

Direct Adjustment Method on Aalen's Additive Hazards Model for Competing Risks Data, Haci Mustafa Akcin

Riccati Equations in Optimal Control Theory, James Bellon

An Analysis of Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy Data to Predict Herpes Simplex Virus 1 Infection, Patrick D. Champion

Transformation Groups and Duality in the Analysis of Musical Structure, Janine du Plessis

Examination of Initialization Techniques for Nonnegative Matrix Factorization, John Frederic

"Clustering Categorical Response" Application to Lung Cancer Problems in Living Scales, Ling Guo

Intersections of Longest Paths and Cycles, Thomas Hippchen

Time Series Forecasting Model for Chinese Future Marketing Price of Copper and Aluminum, Zhejin Hu

Factorization of Quasiseparable Matrices, Paul D. Johnson

Algorithms for Toeplitz Matrices with Applications to Image Deblurring, Symon Kipyagwai Kimitei

Noetherian Filtrations and Finite Intersection Algebras, Sara Malec

Sign Pattern Matrices That Require Almost Unique Rank, Assefa D. Merid

Semi-Parametric Inference for the Partial Area Under the ROC Curve, Fangfang Sun

Analysis of Additive Risk Model with High Dimensional Covariates Using Correlation Principal Component Regression, Guoshen Wang

Some Conclusions of Statistical Analysis of the Spectropscopic Evaluation of Cervical Cancer, Hailun Wang

Generic Continuous Functions and other Strange Functions in Classical Real Analysis, Douglas Albert Woolley

Singular Value Decomposition in Image Noise Filtering and Reconstruction, Tsegaselassie Workalemahu

Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for the Difference of Two Quantiles with Right Censoring, Crystal Cho Ying Yau

HIV/Aids Relative Survival and Mean Residual Life Analysis, Xinjian Zhang

Treatments of Chlamydia Trachomatis and Neisseria Gonorrhoeae, Ken Kun Zhao

Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for the Ratio and Difference of Two Hazard Functions, Meng Zhao

New Non-Parametric Confidence Interval for the Youden, Haochuan Zhou

#### Theses/Dissertations from 2007

Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for Generalized Lorenz Curve, Nelly E. Belinga-Hill

Bayesian Approach to Three-Arm Non Inferiority Trials, Marcus Chenier Britton

Longitudinal Curves for Behaviors of Children Diagnosed with A Brain Tumor, Huayan Chai

An Extension of Ramsey's Theorem to Multipartite Graphs, Brian Michael Cook

Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for the Sensitivity of a Continuous-Scale Diagnostic Test, Angela Elaine Davis

Spectrally Arbitrary and Inertially Arbitrary Sign Pattern Matrices, Nilay Sezin Demir

Forecasting the Chinese Futures Markets Prices of Soy Bean and Green Bean Commodities, Kouadio Kouman Dongo

The Square Root Function of a Matrix, Crystal Monterz Gordon

Analyzing the Behavior of Rats by Repeated Measurements, Kenita A. Hall

Inference for Cox's Regression Model via a New Version of Empirical Likelihood, Ali Jinnah