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#### 2018

Implementing the Use of Personal Activity Data in an Introductory Statistics Course, Lacy Christensen

Brun's 1920 Theorem on Goldbach's Conjecture, James A. Farrugia

Three Environmental Fluid Dynamics Papers, Eden Furtak-Cole

The Effect of Warmer Winters on the Demography of an Outbreak Insect Is Hidden by Intraspecific Competition, Devin W. Goodsman, Guenchik Grosklos, Brian H. Aukema, Caroline Whitehouse, Katherine P. Bleiker, Nate G. McDowell, Richard S. Middleton, and Chonggang Xu; *Global Change Biology*

Canonical Coordinates on Lie Groups and the Baker Campbell Hausdorff Formula, Nicholas Graner

Jacobian Elliptic Kummer Surfaces and Special Function Identities, Elise Griffin and Andreas Malmendier; *Communications in Number Theory and Physics*

Modeling the Spread of Alfalfa Stem Nematodes: Insights into their Dynamics and Control, Scott G. Jordan

Calculating the Cohomology of a Lie Algebra Using Maple and the Serre Hochschild Spectral Sequence, Jacob Kullberg

Multi-Resolution Analysis Using Wavelet Basis Conditioned on Homogenization, Abibat Adebisi Lasisi

Feature Screening of Ultrahigh Dimensional Feature Spaces With Applications in Interaction Screening, Randall D. Reese

A Series of Papers on Detecting Examinees who Used a Flawed Answer Key, Marcus W. Scott

A Comparison of R, SAS, and Python Implementations of Random Forests, Breckell Soifua

#### 2017

Statistical Methods for Assessing Individual Oocyte Viability Through Gene Expression Profiles, Michael O. Bishop

Application of Machine Learning and Statistical Learning Methods for Prediction in a Large-Scale Vegetation Map, Carla M. Brookey

Telephone Polls and PPS Sampling: A Potential Boon to the Polling Industry, Jade McKay Burt

Novel Statistical Models for Quantitative Shape-Gene Association Selection, Xiaotian Dai

A Stochastic Model for Water-Vegetation Systems and the Effect of Decreasing Precipitation on Semi-Arid Environments, Shannon A. Dixon

A Comparison of Five Statistical Methods for Predicting Stream Temperature Across Stream Networks, Maike F. Holthuijzen

Real Simple Lie Algebras: Cartan Subalgebras, Cayley Transforms, and Classification, Hannah M. Lewis

Extracting and Visualizing Data from Mobile and Static Eye Trackers in R and Matlab, Chunyang Li

There Has to Be an Easier Way: A Simple Alternative for Parameter Tuning of Supervised Learning Methods, Jill F. Lundell; *2017 Joint Statistical Meeting*

There Has to Be An Easier Way: A Simple Alternative for Parameter Tuning of Supervised Learning Methods, Jill F. Lundell; *JSM Proceedings, Statistical Computing Section*

Prediction of Stress Increase in Unbonded Tendons using Sparse Principal Component Analysis, Eric Mckinney

Extensions and Improvements to Random Forests for Classification, Anna Quach

Exact Approaches for Bias Detection and Avoidance with Small, Sparse, or Correlated Categorical Data, Sarah E. Schwartz

Efficiently representing the integer factorization problem using binary decision diagrams, David Skidmore

A comparison of multiple testing adjustment methods with block-correlation positively-dependent tests, John R. Stevens, Abdullah Al Masud, and Anvar Suyundikov; *PLoS ONE*

A Comparison of Statistical Methods RElating Pairwise Distance to a Binary Subject-Level Covariate, Rachael Stone

Comparision of Survival Curves Between Cox Proportional Hazards, Random Forests, and Conditional Inference Forests in Survival Analysis, Brandon Weathers and Richard Cutler Dr.

Combinatorial Games on Graphs, Trevor K. Williams

Tree-based Regression for Interval-valued Data, Chih-Ching Yeh

Imputation for Random Forests, Joshua Young

#### 2016

To Dot Product Graphs and Beyond, Sean Bailey

Tutorial for Using the Center for High Performance Computing at The University of Utah and an example using Random Forest, Stephen Barton

Fine Mapping of a Major-Effect QTL Controlling Rhizomatous Growth in Perennial Wildrye Hyrbrids, Jenny L. Clements

A Spatiotemporal Mountain Pine Beetle Outbreak Model Predicting Severity, Cycle Period, and Invasion Speed, Jacob P. Duncan

The Eyes Have It: Eye Tracking Data Visualizations of Viewing Patterns of Statistical Graphics, Trent Fawcett

Separation of Points and Interval Estimation in Mixed Dose-Response Curves with Selective Component Labeling, Darl D. Flake II

Classification of Spacetimes with Symmetry, Jesse W. Hicks

Laboratory Experiences in Mathematical Biology for Post-Secondary Mathematics Students, Matthew Lewis

Bayesian Models for Repeated Measures Data Using Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods, Yuanzhi Li

Analysis of Ultra-High-Dimensional Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Genome Using DC-RR, Jill F. Lundell and G. Fu; *2016 Joint Statistical Meeting*

Machine Learning Techniques for Diagnosing of Erythemato-Squamous Diseases in a Dermatological Setting, Randall Reese

Car Crash Conundrum, Mohammad Sadra Sharifi, David Tate, and Spenser Tingey

Modeling of Mating Encounters: The Classical Mass Action Paradigm and an Application to Pest Control, Katherine R. Snyder

Definition and Construction of Entropy Satisfying Multiresolution Analysis (MRA), Ju Y. Yi

#### 2015

Factors Related to Successful Completion of Developmental Mathematics Courses, Jason Bagley

Annotation Tools for Multivariate Gene Set Testing of Non-Model Organisms, Russell K. Banks

An Integrated Approach to Exploit Linkage Disequilibrium for Ultra High Dimensional Genome-wide Data, Michelle Carlsen

Comparing Linear Mixed Models to Meta-Regression Analysis in the Greenville Air Quality Study, Lynsie M. Daley

A Comparison of Random Forest-Based Methods for Racial/Ethnic-Specific Classification of Obesity, Sun Young Jeon

Data Quality Objectives Supporting the Environmental Direct Radiation Monitoring Program for the Idaho National Laboratory, Jill F. Lundell, S. O. Magnuson, P. Scherbinske, and M. J. Case; *INL/EXT-15-34803*

Incorporating Prior Information to Enhance Quantitative ELISA, Sarah Marie Reehl

Random Walks and Dihedral Groups, Randall Reese; *BYU Spring Research Conference*

Classification of Five-Dimensional Lie Algebras with One-dimensional Subalgebras Acting as Subalgebras of the Lorentz Algebra, Jordan Rozum

Explicit Construction of First Integrals for the Toda Flow on a Classical Simple Lie Algebra, Patrick Seegmiller

Survival Analysis for Truncated Data and Competing Risks, Michael Steelman

Statistical Dependence in Imputed High-Dimensional Data for a Colorectal Cancer Study, Anvar Suyundikov

Tropical Arithmetics and Dot Product Representations of Graphs, Nicole Turner

#### 2014

Computational Topics in Lie Theory and Representation Theory, Thomas J. Apedaile

Hamiltonicity, Pancyclicity, and Cycle Extendability in Graphs, Deborah C. Arangno

Modeling Asset Volatility Using Various Resources, Isaac G. Blackhurst

Multiplicity Results of Periodic Solutions for Two Classes of Nonlinear Problems, Kazuya Hata

Implementation and Application of the Curds and Whey Algorithm to Regression Problems, John Kidd

Traditional Lecture Versus an Activity Approach for Teaching Statistics: A Comparison of Outcomes, Jennifer L. Loveland

How Far Can You Drive with Three Flat Tires and One Good Tire or Why the Data Life Cycle Matters to Me, Jill F. Lundell and Berta Oates; *2014 Radiobioassay and Radiochemistry Measurements Conference*

Why I Should Stick My Nose in Other People’s Business or Why I Should Participate in All Phases of the Data Life Cycle, Jill F. Lundell and Berta Oates; *2014 Radiobioassay and Radiochemistry Measurements Conference*

MVGST: Tools For Multivariate and Directional Gene Set Testing, Dennis S. Mecham

Statistical Modeling, Exploration, and Visualization of Snow Water Equivalent Data, James Beguah Odei

Visualizing and Forecasting Box-Office Revenues: A Case Study of the James Bond Movie Series, Vahan Petrosyan

Lifetime Modeling of Deficient Bridges in New York, Levi Phippen

The Optimal Release of Sterile Males in Pest Management, Sergio Ramirez

k-Characters and the Group Matrix, Randall Reese; *BYU Spring Research Conference*

Physically Based Preconditioning Techniques Applied to the First Order Particle Transport and to Fluid Transport in Porous Media, Michael Rigley

High Cognitive Test Item Development and Implementation, Ashley Salisbury

Family-Wise Error Rate Control in Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) Mapping and Gene Ontology Graphs with Remarks on Family Selection, Garret Saunders

Family-Wise Error Rate Control in Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) Mapping and Gene Ontology Graphs with Remarks on Family Selection, Garrett Saunders

Network Applications and the Utah Homeless Network, Michael A. Snyder

#### 2013

Dot Product Graphs and Their Applications to Ecology, Sean Bailey

Students Rise to the Challenge of Modeling Yeast Growth Despite Sour Hiccups from Imperfect Data, Alicia Caldwell

Processing and Manipulation of Data Collected from the Educational On-Line Game Refreaction, Xiaotian Dai

Spatially Indexed Functional Data, Oleksandr Gromenko

Statistical Algorithms for Optimal Experimental Design with Correlated Observations, Chang Li

Probability Estimation in Random Forests, Chunyang Li

Enhancement of Random Forests Using Trees with Oblique Splits, Andrejus Parfionovas

Existence and Multiplicity Results on Standing Wave Solutions of Some Coupled Nonlinear Schrodinger Equations, Rushun Tian

#### 2012

A Classroom Experiment: Implementing a Math-Talk Environment in a University Setting, Janice Bodily

A Collection and Analysis of Local Middle Grade Math Projects for the Common Core, Lynnette Checketts

Simulating Logan Repayment by the Sinking Fund Method Sinking Fund Governed by a Sequence of Interest Rates, Placede Judicaelle Gangnang Fosso

Homogenization of Large-Scale Movement Models in Ecology with Application to the Spread of Chronic Wasting Disease in Mule Deer, Martha J. Garlick

SigTree: An Automated Meta-Analytic Approach to Find Significant Branches in a Phylogenetic Tree, Todd R. Jones

Validation Study: A Case Study of Calculus 1 MATH 1210, Abibat Adebisi Lasisi

Interactive Random Forests Plots, Anna T. Quach

Assessing Changes in the Abundance of the Continental Population of Scaup Using a Hierarchical Spatio-Temporal Model, Beth E. Ross

Visual Data Mining Techniques for Functional Actigraphy Data: An Object-Oriented Approach in R, Abbass Sharif

The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster: A Graphical Assessment of its Impact on Wildlife, Anvar Suyundikov