COS 97 - Statistics

Thursday, August 11, 2011: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
12B, Austin Convention Center
8:20 AM
Beyond randomization: A probabilistic model for analyzing species co-occurrence
Joseph A. Veech, Texas State University - San Marcos
9:00 AM
A method for detecting among-individual differences in growth rate without marking individuals
Mollie E. Brooks, University of Florida; Michael McCoy, East Carolina University; Benjamin M. Bolker, McMaster University
9:20 AM
Implications of using an optimal alpha approach for statistical hypothesis tests in ecology
Joseph F. Mudge, University of New Brunswick; Tim J. Barrett, University of New Brunswick; Kelly R. Munkittrick, University of New Brunswick; Jeff Houlahan, University of New Brunswick
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
Discharge–calcium concentration relationships in streams of the Amazon and Cerrado of Brazil: Soil or land use controlled
Daniel Markewitz, The University of Georgia; E. Conrad Lamon III, Statistical Ecology Associates LLC; Mercedes MMC Bustamante, Universidade de Brasilia; Joaquin Chaves, Brown University; Ricardo O. Figueiredo, Embrapa Meio Ambiente; Mark S. Johnson, University of British Columbia; Alex V. Krusche, CENA/USP; Christopher Neill, Marine Biological Laboratory; José S. O. Silva, Universidade de Brasilia
10:10 AM
Fitting complex population models by combining particle filters with markov chain Monte Carlo
Jonas Knape, University of California - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; Perry de Valpine, University of California - Berkeley
10:50 AM
Modelling variable development using shared frailty models for interval-censored data
Katherine Scranton, Yale University; Perry de Valpine, University of California - Berkeley
11:10 AM
Long-term trends in uncertainty of element fluxes at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest
Mark B. Green, Plymouth State University; Donald C. Buso, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; John L. Campbell, USDA Forest Service; Carrie Rose Levine, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry; Gene E. Likens, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Ruth D. Yanai, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Copyright © . All rights reserved.
Banner photo by Flickr user greg westfall.