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Mathematics & Statistics

Freeh N. Alenezi

- Dissertation:
*Bayesian Reliability Analysis of The Power Law Process and Statistical Modeling of Computer and Network Vulnerabilities with Cybersecurity Application* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

A. K. M. R. Bashar

- Dissertation:
*Probabilistic Modeling of World Democracy, Corruption, Hemophilia A and Prediabetes Data* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Mahdi Goudarzi

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Learning of Biomedical Non-Stationary Signals and Quality of Life Modeling* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Maryam Habadi

- Dissertation:
*Probabilistic and Statistical Prediction Models for Alzheimerâ€™s Disease and Statistical Analysis of Global Warming* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Michael W. Kotarinos

- Dissertation:
*Essays on Time Series and Machine Learning Techniques for Risk Management* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Patrick Armand Assonken Tonfack

- Dissertation:
*Modeling in Finance and Insurance with Lévy-Itȏ Driven Dynamic Processes under Semi Markov-type Switching Regimes and Time Domains* - Advisor: G. Ladde

Muditha V. Devamitta Perera

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Ovarian and Breast Cancer* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Chao Gao

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Stomach Cancer Data* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Kristina B. Hilton

- Dissertation:
*Dynamics of Multicultural Social Networks* - Advisor: G. Ladde

Pubudu Hitigala Kaluarachchilage

- Dissertation:
*Cybersecurity: Stochastic Analysis and Modelling of Vulnerabilities to Determine the Network Security and Attackers Behavior* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Shuang Na

- Dissertation:
*Time Series Online Bayesian Kernel Segmentation: Applications in Real Time Activity Recognition Using Smartphone Accelerometer* - Advisor: K. Ramachandran and M. Ji

Sasith M. Rajasooriya

- Dissertation:
*Cybersecurity: Probabilistic Behavior of Vulnerability and Life Cycle* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Pulahinge H. S. Rodrigo

- Dissertation:
*Bayesian Artificial Neural Networks in Health and Cybersecurity* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Joy D'Andrea

- Dissertation:
*A Statistical Analysis of Hurricanes in the Atlantic Basin and Sinkholes in Florida* - Advisor: R. Wooten
- First Position: University of South Florida, Sarasota/Manatee

Sherlene Enriquez Savery

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis of a Risk Factor in Finance and Environmental Models for Belize* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Doo Young Kim

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Modeling of Carbon Dioxide and Cluster Analysis of Time Dependent Information: Lag Target Time Series Clustering, Multi-Factor Time Series Clustering, and Multi-Level Time Series Clustering* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Venkateswara Rao Mudunuru

- Dissertation:
*Modeling and Survival Analysis of Breast Cancer: A Statistical, Artificial Neural Network, and Decision Tree Approach* - Advisor: L. Skrzypek
- First Position: USF, Tampa

Bhikhari Prasad Tharu

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis and Modeling Health Data: A Longitudinal Study* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Xing Wang

- Dissertation:
*Time Dependent Kernel Density Estimation: A New Parameter Estimation Algorithm, Applications in Time Series Classification and Clustering* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Taysseer Sharaf

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Learning with Artificial Neural Network Applied to Health and Environmental Data* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Bong-Jin Choi

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis, Modeling, and Algorithms for Pharmaceutical and Cancer Systems* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First Position: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ram C. Kafle

- Dissertation:
*Trend Analysis and Modeling of Health and Environmental Data: Joinpoint and Functional Approach* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Olusegun M. Otunuga

- Dissertation:
*Stochastic Modeling and Analysis of Energy Commodity Spot Price Processes* - Advisor: G. Ladde

Arnut Paothong

- Dissertation:
*Dynamic Processes in Network Goods: Modeling, Analysis and Applications* - Advisor: G. Ladde

Keshav P. Pokhrel

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Brain Tumor Data: Histology and Regional Effects* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Iuliana Teodorescu

- Dissertation:
*Optimization in Non-parametric Survival Analysis and Climate Change Modeling* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Jean-Claude Pedjeu

- Dissertation:
*Multi-time Scales Stochastic Dynamic Processes: Modeling, Methods, Algorithms, Analysis, and Applications* - Advisor: G. Ladde

Daniel P. Siu

- Dissertation:
*Stochastic Hybrid Dynamic Systems: Modeling, Estimation and Simulation* - Advisor: G. Ladde

Devine T. Wanduku

- Dissertation:
*Stochastic Modeling of Network-Centric Epidemiological Processes* - Advisor: G. Ladde

Keith E. Hackett

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis and Mechanistic Modeling of Water Quality: Hillsborough Bay, Florida* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Carlos A. Molinares

- Dissertation:
*Parametric and Bayesian Modeling of Reliability and Survival Analysis* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First Position: Universidad de Puerto Rico en Arecibo

Dimitrios Vovoras

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis and Modeling: Cancer, Clinical Trials, Environment and Epidemiology* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First Position: USF, Tampa

Yong Xu

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Models for Environmental and Health Sciences* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Chunling Cong

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Breast Cancer and Lung Cancer* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Nabin K. Manandhar Shrestha

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Learning And Behrens Fisher Distribution Methods For Heteroscedastic Data in Microarray Analysis* - Advisor: K. Ramachandran

Ling Wu

- Dissertation:
*Stochastic Modeling and Statistical Analysis* - Advisor: G. Ladde

O'Neil Lynch

- Dissertation:
*Mixture Distributions with Application to Microarray Data Analysis* - Advisors: K. Ramachandran and W. Kim
- First Positon: Minnesota State University

Armando Hoare

- Dissertation:
*Parametric, Non-Parametric and Statistical Modeling of Stony Coral Reef Data* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First Position: USF, St. Petersburg

Branko Miladinovic

- Dissertation:
*Kernel Density Estimation of Reliability With Applications to Extreme Value Distributions* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First Position: University of Tampa

Shou Hsing Shih

- Dissertation:
*Forecasting Models for Economic and Environmental Data* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Florence George

- Dissertation:
*Johnson System of Distributions and Microarray Data Analysis* - Advisor: K. Ramachandran
- First Position: Florida International University

Alfred K. Mbah

- Dissertation:
*On the Theory of Records and Applications* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Gokarna R. Aryal

- Dissertation title:
*Study of Laplace and Related Probability Distributions and Their Applications* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First position: Purdue University Calumet

Louis R. Camara

- Dissertation title:
*Statistical Modeling and Assessment of Software Reliability* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First position: USF, St. Petersburg

Abdelelah M. Mostafa

- Dissertation title:
*Regression Approach to Software Reliability Models* - Advisor: K. Ramachandran
- First position: Unknown

Lakshminarayan Rajaram

- Dissertation title:
*Statistical Models for Environmental and Life Sciences* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- Current position: St. Petersburg College

Rebecca D. Wooten

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Environmental Models: Hurricanes, Lightning, Rainfall, Floods, Red Tide and Volcanoes* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First position: USF, Tampa

Zhao Chen

- Dissertation:
*Bayesian and Empirical Bayes Approaches to Power Law Process and Microarray Analysis* - Advisor: A. Rao
- First Position: Florida Gulf Coast University

George P. Yanev

- Dissertation:
*Statistical Modeling of Epidemic Disease Propagation via Branching Processes and Bayesian Inference* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First Position: USF, St. Petersburg
- Current Position: The University of Texas-Pan American

Ming Dai

- Dissertation:
*Identification of the Parameters of a Multivariate Normal Distribution by the Distribution of Maximum* - Advisor: A. Mukherjea
- First Position: University of Pennsylvania

Henry W. Roberts

- Dissertation:
*Predicting the Performance of Software Systems via the Power Law Process* - Advisor: C. Tsokos and A. Rao
- First Position: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta

Kejian Liu

- Dissertation:
*Kernel Estimates of Statistical Distribution Functions* - Advisor: C. Tsokos

Vincent A. R. Camara

- Dissertation:
*Bayesian Reliability Modeling with Applications* - Advisor: C. Tsokos
- First Position: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
- Current Position: Unknown