Thursday, August 7, 2008: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
101 B, Midwest Airlines Center
COS 105 - Statistics
1:30 PMA Markov chain Monte Carlo technique to analyze the growth, recruitment, and survivorship of unmarked individuals
Ben Bolker, University of Florida, Craig W. Osenberg, University of Florida, Jeffrey S. Shima, Victoria University of Wellington
1:50 PMUse of factor analysis to investigate multivariate population time series
Masami Fujiwara, Texas A&M University
2:10 PMA Bayesian interpretation of correspondence analysis
Steven C. Walker, University of Toronto
2:30 PMUnderstanding aggregation in the membracid Publilia concava: Using models to disentangle processes
Daniel L. Klein, Williams College, Manuel A. Morales, Williams College
2:50 PMOn the importance of standardization by species in the exploratory analysis of community data
Peter R. Minchin, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
3:10 PMBreak
3:20 PMThe effect of species functional traits and range size on the accuracy of distribution models for plant species in southern California
Alexandra D. Syphard, San Diego State University and Conservation Biology Institute, Janet Franklin, San Diego State University
3:40 PMStatistical inference using mechanistic models in continuous time: Measles as a case study
Aaron A. King, University of Michigan, Daihai He, University of Michigan, Edward L. Ionides, University of Michigan
4:00 PMA comparison of state-space approaches for population viability analysis with short time series
Brice Semmens, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Elizabeth E. Holmes, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Eric Ward, University of Washington / NOAA
4:20 PMInferring diet-switches from stable isotope analyses of multiple tissues - CANCELLED
Katherine J. Forbes, University of Wisconsin, Claudio Gratton, University of Wisconsin
4:40 PMChoosing between parsimonious and predictive ecological models
Shane A. Richards, University of Durham

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