M.Sc. and Ph.D. Thesis Defences

This is the schedule for upcoming and recent thesis defences from graduate students in the SFU Statistics and Actuarial Science department.

 Spring 2015 Defences

Date Time Location Degree Speaker Title / Abstract Link
Jan 15 10:00 ASB 10940 MSc Sabrina Zhang The Optimal Payment Reduction Ratios for a Catastrophe Bond
Jan 23 10:45 ASB 10908 MSc Yi Xiong Analysis of Spatio-Temporal Data for Forest Fire Control
           

Fall 2014 Defences

Date Time Location Degree Speaker Title / Abstract Link
Dec 11 9:00 ASB 10940 MSc Sherry Chen Natural Hedging Using Multi-population Mortality Models
Dec 19 9:30 ASB 10940 MSc Elena Szefer Joint analysis of imaging and genomic data to identify associations related to cognitive impairment