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CoFES News

Google, PNNL internships in data science

NEWS

Google, PNNL internships in data science

Jul 29, 2021

CoFES student researcher provides guidance, gains experience in summer programs

Turning volatility to an advantage

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Turning volatility to an advantage

Jul 14, 2021

Students’ time-series models map interrelationship of S&P 500, VIX

Time-series model scales variables behind student loan debt

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Time-series model scales variables behind student loan debt

Jul 14, 2021

Undergrad student George Elsesser uses statistical model to explain, predict student loan debt

9th Eubank Conference showcased big data’s rise in sports and gambling

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9th Eubank Conference showcased big data’s rise in sports and gambling

Jun 22, 2021

Lectures have been posted on the CoFES' YouTube Channel

CoFES Prizes in Computational Statistics Announced

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CoFES Prizes in Computational Statistics Announced

May 4, 2021

Researchers recognized for leadership in statistics and computational science

Experts in sports analytics and gaming risk management to speak at webinar

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Experts in sports analytics and gaming risk management to speak at webinar

Mar 16, 2021

Webinar features keynote speaker Ed Feng, 10 industry experts

The art of mastering chance

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The art of mastering chance

Jan 19, 2021

Rice University Professors’ impact on statistical research education

New course for spring 2021: Optimization Methods in Finance

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New course for spring 2021: Optimization Methods in Finance

Dec 15, 2020

This course, which is led by Leticia Velazquez, is open to undergraduate and graduate students in the Brown School of Engineering

The shape of data

NEWS

The shape of data

Nov 3, 2020

Scientists use analytic tools to visualize financial market volatility

Statistical model measures impact of news sentiment on oil futures

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Statistical model measures impact of news sentiment on oil futures

Oct 29, 2020

Collaborative research finds negative news has larger impact

Ernst named inaugural Don Gaver, Jr. Early Career Award winner

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Ernst named inaugural Don Gaver, Jr. Early Career Award winner

Oct 20, 2020

Early-career award recognizes research accomplishments in operations research, probability and statistics

Using predictability to mind the gap

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Using predictability to mind the gap

Aug 20, 2020

Data scientist Daniel Kowal builds dynamic regression model to study US yield curve

Kowal receives Young Investigator Award

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Kowal receives Young Investigator Award

Jul 31, 2020

Research focuses on statistical methods for massive data sets with complex dependence structures

Pathways to conscious capitalism

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Pathways to conscious capitalism

Jul 30, 2020

Rice University grad student Kim Raath shares empowering journey

Sathya Ramesh brings his game to NYU

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Sathya Ramesh brings his game to NYU

Jul 30, 2020

Rice U. statistics alumnus begins doctoral studies at NYU Stern School of Business

Q&A story with Yifan Zhang

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Q&A story with Yifan Zhang

Jul 30, 2020

An economist and data scientist in the making

CoFES introduces innovative curriculum in fintech/blockchain

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CoFES introduces innovative curriculum in fintech/blockchain

Jul 30, 2020

CoFES reaches across academic schools to offer training programs and courses

A random walk to nowhere

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A random walk to nowhere

Jul 30, 2020

Popular-level book discusses the impact of models behind a stock's price

Carly Fagnant selected to present paper

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Carly Fagnant selected to present paper

Jul 30, 2020

Joint research is making a mark on flood risk analysis and mapping

Michael Weylandt proposes framework to forecast natural gas prices

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Michael Weylandt proposes framework to forecast natural gas prices

Jul 30, 2020

American Statistical Association honors Rice U. graduate research paper

Ensor elected president of American Statistical Association

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Ensor elected president of American Statistical Association

May 4, 2020

Ensor to take office Jan 1, 2021

NEWS

The art of mastering chance

Apr 16, 2020

Rice University Professors’ impact on statistical research education

Calendar of Events

EVENTS

CoFES Virtual Guest Lecture: Robert L. Shoss, JD, MBA

Feb 23, 2021

Market Models for Investment and Portfolio Management

EVENTS

Leading Women in Business and Industrial Statistics

Feb 19, 2021

Free Webinars by International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics (ISBIS) and y-BIS

EVENTS

CoFES Virtual Guest Lecture: Lynn Lewis

Feb 4, 2021

Market models in publicly-traded U.S. real estate investment trusts (REITs) and international property companies

EVENTS

CoFES Virtual Guest Lecture: Mark Radulovich, MBA, CIMA®

Oct 29, 2020

Quantitative Financial Analytics