Mike West

Arts and Sciences Professor of Statistics and Decision Sciences

External address: 
214C Old Chemistry, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90251, Durham, NC 27708-0251
(919) 684-8842


Go to my personal web page for links and info on my teaching, publication list (sortable and searchable -- just click on table headers), current research, current & past students, software, etc.

Krystal, AD, Zoldi, S, Prado, R, Greenside, HS, and West, M. "The spatiotemporal dynamics of generalized tonic-clonic seizure EEG data: Relevance to the climinal practice of electroconvulsive therapy." Nonlinear Dynamics and Brain Functioning. Ed. N Pradhan, PE Rapp, and R Sreenivasan. New York: Novascience, 1999.

Turner, DA, Chen, Y, Wheal, HV, and West, M. "Statistical inference of synaptic responses: Physiological and statistical approaches." Modelling in the Neurosciences: From Ion Channels to Neural Networks. Ed. RR Poznanski. London, Gordon & Breach Publishers, 1999. 39-78.

Paddock, S, Clyde, MA, and West, M. "Mixture models in the exploration of structure-activity relationships in drug design." Bayesian Statistics in Science and Engineering: Case Studies IV. Ed. C Gastonis, RE Kass, B Carlin, A Carriquiry, A German, M West, and I Verdinelli. Springer, 1998. 339-353. (Chapter) Full Text

Escobar, MD, and West, M. "Computing nonparametric hierarchical models." Practical Non and Semiparametric Bayesian Statistics. Ed. P Müller, DD Dey, and D Sinha. Springer-Verlag, 1998. 1-16.

West, M. "Bayesian forecasting." Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences. Ed. S Kotz, CB Read, and DL Banks. Wiley, 1998. 50-60.

Prado, R, and West, M. "Exploratory modelling of multiple non-stationary time series: Latent process structure and decompositions." Modelling Longitudinal and Spatially Correlated Data. Ed. T Gregoire. Springer-Verlag, 1997. 349-362.

West, M, Müller, P, and Escobar, MD. "Hierarchical priors and mixture models, with application in regression and density estimation." Aspects of Uncertainty: A Tribute to D.V. Lindley. Ed. AFM Smith and PR Freeman. London: Wiley, 1994. 363-386.


Kontoghiorghes, EJ, Dijk, HKV, Belsley, DA, Bollerslev, T, Diebold, FX, Dufour, J-M, Engle, R, Harvey, A, Koopman, SJ, Pesaran, H, Phillips, PCB, Smith, RJ, West, M, Yao, Q, Amendola, A, Billio, M, Chen, CWS, Chiarella, C, Colubi, A, Deistler, M, Francq, C, Hallin, M, Jacquier, E, Judd, K, Koop, G, Lütkepohl, H, MacKinnon, JG, Mittnik, S, Omori, Y, Pollock, DSG, Proietti, T, Rombouts, JVK, Scaillet, O, Semmler, W, So, MKP, Steel, M, Taylor, R, Tzavalis, E, Zakoian, J-M, Boswijk, HP, and Luati, A et al. "CFEnetwork: The Annals of Computational and Financial Econometrics: 2nd Issue." Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 76 (2014): 1-3. Full Text

Zhou, X, Nakajima, J, and West, M. "Bayesian forecasting and portfolio decisions using dynamic dependent factor models." International Journal of Forecasting - (2014): ---. (Academic Article)

Mukherjee, C, Kasibhatla, PS, and West, M. "Spatially-varying SAR models and Bayesian inference for high-resolution lattice data." Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics 66 (2014): 000-000. (Academic Article) Full Text

Nakajima, J, and West, M. "Bayesian analysis of latent threshold dynamic models." Journal of Business & Economic Statistics 31 (2013): 151-164. (Academic Article) Full Text Open Access Copy

Cron, A, Gouttefangeas, C, Frelinger, J, Lin, L, Singh, SK, Britten, CM, Welters, MJP, van der Burg, SH, West, M, and Chan, C. "Hierarchical modeling for rare event detection and cell subset alignment across flow cytometry samples." PLoS Comput Biol 9.7 (2013): e1003130-. Full Text

Lin, L, Chan, C, Hadrup, SR, Froesig, TM, Wang, Q, and West, M. "Hierarchical Bayesian mixture modelling for antigen-specific T-cell subtyping in combinatorially encoded flow cytometry studies." STATISTICAL APPLICATIONS IN GENETICS AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 12.3 (2013): 309-331. Full Text

Walsky, RL, Obach, RS, Hyland, R, Kang, P, Zhou, S, West, M, Geoghegan, KF, Helal, CJ, Walker, GS, Goosen, TC, and Zientek, MA. "Selective mechanism-based inactivation of CYP3A4 by CYP3cide (PF-04981517) and its utility as an in vitro tool for delineating the relative roles of CYP3A4 versus CYP3A5 in the metabolism of drugs." Drug metabolism and disposition: the biological fate of chemicals 40.9 (September 2012): 1686-1697. Full Text

Wang, Q, and West, M. "Model-controlled flooding with applications to image reconstruction and segmentation." J Electron Imaging 21.2 (June 22, 2012). Full Text

Janiszewski, J, Schneider, R, Kapinos, B, West, M, Funk, C, Federico, J, Umland, J, Piotrowski, M, Mitchell, W, Zhang, H, Zelesky, V, Gobey, J, Whalen, K, Liston, T, and Troutman, M. "Development of a high-speed, multiplexed sample-delivery instrument for LC-MS/MS bioanalysis." Bioanalysis 4.9 (May 2012): 1039-1056. Full Text

Manolopoulou, I, Matheu, MP, Cahalan, MD, West, M, and Kepler, TB. "Rejoinder." Journal of the American Statistical Association 107.499 (2012): 871-874. Full Text


Ferreira, MAR, Bi, Z, West, M, Lee, HKH, and Higdon, DM. "Multiscale modelling of 1-D permeability fields." Oxford University Press, 2003.

West, M. "Case Studies in Bayesian Statistics V." Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001.

Aguilar, O, and West, M. "Analysis of hospital quality monitors using hierarchical time series models." Springer Verlag, New York, 1999.

Aguilar, O, Huerta, G, Prado, R, and West, M. "Bayesian inference on latent structure in time series." 1999.

Paddock, S, West, M, Young, S, and Clyde, M. "Mixture models in the exploration of structure-activity relationships in drug design." Springer-Verlag, New York, 1998.

West, M. "Case Studies in Bayesian Statistics IV." Springer-Verlag, New York, 1998.


Reeson, C, Carvalho, CM, and West, M. Dynamic graphical models and portfolio allocations for structured mutual funds. Department of Statistical Science, Duke University, 2009.

Wang, Q, You, L, and West, M. CellTracer: Software for automated image segmentation and lineage mapping for single-cell studies. Department of Statistical Science, Duke University, 2008.

Ferreira, MAR, Higdon, DM, Lee, HKH, and West, M. Multi-scale random field models. Institute of Statistics and Decision Sciences, Duke University, 2005.