UPSS freshman, George Ringo S. Manapat, placed 2nd in the 22nd PSQ - NCR finals
The annual nationwide statistics competition was conducted since 1992, designed to challenge freshmen college students' knowledge of Statistics taken from secondary education. Having said so, the competition is only opened for first time freshmen college students. UP Diliman, through the School of Statistics, has been consistently participating in the annual search for young Statistics geniuses. read more
UPSS in the 12th National Convention on Statistics
Several Faculty members, Students and Alumni of the UP School of Statistics actively participated in the recently concluded National Convention on Statistics, held last Oct 1-2, 2013 at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel. This year, the National Convention on Statistics aimed to promote and discuss the importance of statistics in the country, bannering "Statistics that matter to every Filipino" as this year's theme. read more
UP School of Statistics, Advancing Excellence in Statistics for 60 years and beyond
October 1, 2013 - In line with the 60th founding anniversary, UP School of Statistics went to the streets of UP Diliman last Sept. 20, 2013 to promote the culture of "Statistical Thinking" within the University. The School of Statistics was established in 1953 through a bilateral agreement between the Government of the Philippines and the United Nations. 60 years later, School of Statistics stands as one of the progressive and contemporaneous read more
UPSS Graduate Students Won ISI Young Statisticians Competition
Iris Ivy M. Gauran and Ma.Sofia Criselda A. Poblador won the 2013 International Statistical Institute's Jan Tinbergen Awards based on their paper "Classification of Congenital Hypothyroidism using Artificial Neural Networks". The paper is a requirement for a graduate course in UP School of Statistics. They will present the paper and receive the award during the 59th ISI World Statistics Congress to be held in Hong Kong from 25-30 August 2013. read more
R. Veron Cruz and E. Barrios, Estimation Procedure for a Multiple Time Series Model, forthcoming in Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computing.
J. Umali and E. Barrios, Nonparametric Principal Components Regression, forthcoming in Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computing.
J. Daquis, Nonparametric Transfer Function Models with Localized Temporal Effect, The Philippine Statistician, 62(1):1-14.
J. Magadia, Value-at-Risk Measures for the PSA Index Using Hidden Markov Models, The Philippine Statistician, 62(1): 21-32.
J.Lansangan, Sparse Principal Component Regression, The Philippine Statistician, 62(1): 33-50.
A. De Leon and J. Punzalan, An Elementary Proof of Independence of Least Squares Estimators of Regression Coefficients and of Variance in Linear Regression, The Philippine Statistician, 62(1): 77-82.
J. Guarte and E. Barrios, Nonparametric Hypothesis Testing in a Spatial-Temporal Model: A Simulation Study, Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computing, 42(1):153-170.