Surya Tapas Tokdar

Associate Professor of Statistical Science

External address: 
214 Old Chemistry, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90251, Durham, NC 27708-0251
(919) 684-2152

Information in Limited-Capacity Neural Codes awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2014 to 2019

Understanding Regression Heterogeneity Through Joint Estimation of Conditional Quantiles awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2019

Bayesian Methods for Assessing Gene by Environment Interactions awarded by National Institutes of Health (Investigator). 2009 to 2015

Ghosh, JK, and Tokdar, ST. "Convergence and consistency of Newton’s algorithm for estimating mixing distribution." Frontiers in Statistics: Dedicated to Peter John Bickel in Honor of his 65th Birthday. January 1, 2006. 429-443. Full Text

Klemish, D, Ramger, B, Vittetoe, K, Reiter, JP, Tokdar, ST, and Appelbaum, LG. "Visual abilities distinguish pitchers from hitters in professional baseball. (Published online)" J Sports Sci (February 15, 2017): 1-9. Full Text

Yang, Y, and Tokdar, ST. "Minimax-optimal nonparametric regression in high dimensions." The Annals of Statistics 43.2 (April 2015): 652-674. Full Text

Pati, D, Dunson, DB, and Tokdar, ST. "Posterior consistency in conditional distribution estimation." Journal of Multivariate Analysis 116 (2013): 456-472. Full Text

Montagna, S, Tokdar, ST, Neelon, B, and Dunson, DB. "Bayesian latent factor regression for functional and longitudinal data." Biometrics 68.4 (December 2012): 1064-1073. Full Text

Martin, R, and Tokdar, ST. "A nonparametric empirical Bayes framework for large-scale multiple testing." Biostatistics 13.3 (2012): 427-439. Full Text

Tokdar, ST, and Kadaney, JB. "Simultaneous linear quantile regression: A semiparametric bayesian approach." Bayesian Analysis 7.1 (2012): 51-72. Full Text

Bisi, A, Dada, M, and Tokdar, S. "A censored-data multiperiod inventory problem with newsvendor demand distributions." Manufacturing and Service Operations Management 13.4 (2011): 525-533. Full Text

Tokdar, ST, Grossmann, I, Kadane, JB, Charest, A-S, and Small, MJ. "Impact of beliefs about atlantic tropical cyclone detection on conclusions about trends in tropical cyclone numbers." Bayesian Analysis 6.4 (2011): 547-572. Full Text

Tokdar, S, Xi, P, Kelly, RC, and Kass, RE. "Detection of bursts in extracellular spike trains using hidden semi-Markov point process models." J Comput Neurosci 29.1-2 (August 2010): 203-212. Full Text