Graduate Programs      Graduate Home Ph D Programs Masters Degree Ph D Program Requirements Course Descriptions Current Courses Admissions Current Graduate Students Graduate Student Seminar SIAM Chapter Seminar Recent Graduates Incoming Students Graduate Seminar Nicolas Garcia Trillos Carnegie Mellon University Title: Two Sample Test Problem Abstract: Given two independent random samples $X_1,...,X_n$ and $Y_1,...,Y_n$, the two sample test problem consists on deciding whether the samples were drawn from the same distribution or not. In this talk I will present some of the most popular statistical methods in the literature to answer this question, as well as I will present a new approach based on optimal transportation.Date: Thursday, March 19, 2015Time: 5:30 pmLocation: Wean Hall 8220Submitted by:  Zilin Jiang