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### 2013, Volume 65, Issue C

**29-45 Robust distances for outlier-free goodness-of-fit testing***by*Cerioli, Andrea & Farcomeni, Alessio & Riani, Marco**46-55 Robust functional linear regression based on splines***by*Maronna, Ricardo A. & Yohai, Victor J.**56-67 Variable selection in high-dimensional partially linear additive models for composite quantile regression***by*Guo, Jie & Tang, Manlai & Tian, Maozai & Zhu, Kai**68-79 Robust estimation for vector autoregressive models***by*Muler, Nora & Yohai, V´ictor J.**80-97 Robust tests in generalized linear models with missing responses***by*Bianco, Ana M. & Boente, Graciela & Rodrigues, Isabel M.**98-112 Robust minimum information loss estimation***by*Lind, John C. & Wiens, Douglas P. & Yohai, Victor J.

### 2013, Volume 64, Issue C

**1-19 Mixture of D-vine copulas for modeling dependence***by*Kim, Daeyoung & Kim, Jong-Min & Liao, Shu-Min & Jung, Yoon-Sung**20-33 Power Lindley distribution and associated inference***by*Ghitany, M.E. & Al-Mutairi, D.K. & Balakrishnan, N. & Al-Enezi, L.J.**34-50 A new extended Birnbaum–Saunders regression model for lifetime modeling***by*Lemonte, Artur J.**51-70 Assessing classifiers in terms of the partial area under the ROC curve***by*Yousef, Waleed A.**71-86 Minimum disparity estimation: Improved efficiency through inlier modification***by*Mandal, Abhijit & Basu, Ayanendranath**87-98 Simultaneous confidence intervals for comparing margins of multivariate binary data***by*Klingenberg, Bernhard & Satopää, Ville**99-112 Monitoring the covariance matrix with fewer observations than variables***by*Maboudou-Tchao, Edgard M. & Agboto, Vincent**113-131 Bispectral-based methods for clustering time series***by*Harvill, Jane L. & Ravishanker, Nalini & Ray, Bonnie K.**132-152 Stable graphical model estimation with Random Forests for discrete, continuous, and mixed variables***by*Fellinghauer, Bernd & Bühlmann, Peter & Ryffel, Martin & von Rhein, Michael & Reinhardt, Jan D.**153-164 Linear regression models with slash-elliptical errors***by*Alcantara, Izabel Cristina & Cysneiros, Francisco José A.**165-179 Generalised interval estimation in the random effects meta regression model***by*Friedrich, Thomas & Knapp, Guido**180-191 Two step composite quantile regression for single-index models***by*Jiang, Rong & Zhou, Zhan-Gong & Qian, Wei-Min & Chen, Yong**192-208 A Bayesian multivariate probit for ordinal data with semiparametric random-effects***by*Kim, Jung Seek & Ratchford, Brian T.**209-219 Conjugate priors and variable selection for Bayesian quantile regression***by*Alhamzawi, Rahim & Yu, Keming**220-236 A predictive deviance criterion for selecting a generative model in semi-supervised classification***by*Vandewalle, Vincent & Biernacki, Christophe & Celeux, Gilles & Govaert, Gérard**237-252 Bayesian inference in nonlinear mixed-effects models using normal independent distributions***by*Lachos, Victor H. & Castro, Luis M. & Dey, Dipak K.**253-268 An empirical study of tests for uniformity in multidimensional data***by*Petrie, Adam & Willemain, Thomas R.**269-280 Statistical inference on survival data in group-parallel clinical trials with treatment switching***by*Ding, Chang & Tse, Siu-keung & Yang, Ronghai**281-298 Logistic regression with weight grouping priors***by*Korzeń, M. & Jaroszewicz, S. & Klęsk, P.**299-313 Objective Bayesian analysis for bivariate Marshall–Olkin exponential distribution***by*Guan, Qiang & Tang, Yincai & Xu, Ancha

### 2013, Volume 63, Issue C

**1-15 Generalized Birnbaum–Saunders kernel density estimators and an analysis of financial data***by*Marchant, Carolina & Bertin, Karine & Leiva, Víctor & Saulo, Helton**16-30 Performance of parametric survival models under non-random interval censoring: A simulation study***by*Pantazis, Nikos & Kenward, Michael G. & Touloumi, Giota**31-41 Multiple choice from competing regression models under multicollinearity based on standardized update***by*Ueki, Masao & Kawasaki, Yoshinori**42-49 Robust variable selection through MAVE***by*Yao, Weixin & Wang, Qin**50-62 A quantile approach to the power transformed location–scale model***by*Grace Hong, Hyokyoung**63-80 Recent progress in the nonparametric estimation of monotone curves—With applications to bioassay and environmental risk assessment***by*Bhattacharya, Rabi & Lin, Lizhen**81-98 Unsupervised data classification using pairwise Markov chains with automatic copulas selection***by*Derrode, Stéphane & Pieczynski, Wojciech**99-112 Shrinkage variable selection and estimation in proportional hazards models with additive structure and high dimensionality***by*Lian, Heng & Li, Jianbo & Hu, Yuao**113-124 Nonparametric estimation and bootstrap confidence intervals for the optimal maintenance time of a repairable system***by*Gilardoni, Gustavo L. & Oliveira, Maristela D. de & Colosimo, Enrico A.**125-138 Bayesian inference for the multivariate skew-normal model: A population Monte Carlo approach***by*Liseo, Brunero & Parisi, Antonio**139-147 Sufficient dimension reduction in multivariate regressions with categorical predictors***by*Hilafu, Haileab & Yin, Xiangrong**148-159 Efficient estimation of the mode of continuous multivariate data***by*Hsu, Chih-Yuan & Wu, Tiee-Jian

### 2013, Volume 62, Issue C

**1-10 Clustering through empirical likelihood ratio***by*Melnykov, Volodymyr & Shen, Gang**11-25 Smallest Pareto confidence regions and applications***by*Fernández, Arturo J.**26-38 A coordinate descent MM algorithm for fast computation of sparse logistic PCA***by*Lee, Seokho & Huang, Jianhua Z.**39-51 Estimation of the volume under the ROC surface with three ordinal diagnostic categories***by*Kang, Le & Tian, Lili**52-69 Kalman filter estimation for a regression model with locally stationary errors***by*Ferreira, Guillermo & Rodríguez, Alejandro & Lagos, Bernardo**70-82 Adaptive profile-empirical-likelihood inferences for generalized single-index models***by*Huang, Zhensheng & Pang, Zhen & Zhang, Riquan**83-92 A class of inference procedures for validating the generalized Koziol–Green model with recurrent events***by*Adekpedjou, Akim & Stocker, Russell & De Mel, Withanage A.**93-107 Multivariate regression shrinkage and selection by canonical correlation analysis***by*An, Baiguo & Guo, Jianhua & Wang, Hansheng**108-121 Bayesian planning and inference of a progressively censored sample from linear hazard rate distribution***by*Sen, Ananda & Kannan, Nandini & Kundu, Debasis**122-135 Sparse regularized local regression***by*Vidaurre, Diego & Bielza, Concha & Larrañaga, Pedro**136-148 Bandwidth selection for backfitting estimation of semiparametric additive models: A simulation study***by*Häggström, Jenny**149-170 A new exponential-type distribution with constant, decreasing, increasing, upside-down bathtub and bathtub-shaped failure rate function***by*Lemonte, Artur J.**171-180 Estimation of the accelerated failure time frailty model under generalized gamma frailty***by*Chen, Pengcheng & Zhang, Jiajia & Zhang, Riquan**181-187 A partial spline approach for semiparametric estimation of varying-coefficient partially linear models***by*Kim, Young-Ju

### 2013, Volume 61, Issue C

**1-6 A numerical investigation of the accuracy of parametric bootstrap for discrete data***by*Lloyd, Chris J.**7-21 A comparison between Markov approximations and other methods for large spatial data sets***by*Bolin, David & Lindgren, Finn**22-37 Efficient two-dimensional smoothing with P-spline ANOVA mixed models and nested bases***by*Lee, Dae-Jin & Durbán, María & Eilers, Paul**38-49 Fiducial-based tolerance intervals for some discrete distributions***by*Mathew, Thomas & Young, Derek S.**50-66 Generative models for functional data using phase and amplitude separation***by*Tucker, J. Derek & Wu, Wei & Srivastava, Anuj**67-82 Score tests for zero-inflation and overdispersion in two-level count data***by*Lim, Hwa Kyung & Song, Juwon & Jung, Byoung Cheol**83-98 A pure L1-norm principal component analysis***by*Brooks, J.P. & Dulá, J.H. & Boone, E.L.**99-106 Conditional tests for homogeneity of zero-inflated Poisson and Poisson-hurdle distributions***by*Bedrick, Edward J. & Hossain, Anwar**107-123 Bandwidth selection for kernel density estimation with doubly truncated data***by*Moreira, C. & Van Keilegom, I.**124-136 A fast algorithm for robust constrained clustering***by*Fritz, Heinrich & García-Escudero, Luis A. & Mayo-Iscar, Agustín**137-147 Mixed beta regression: A Bayesian perspective***by*Figueroa-Zúñiga, Jorge I. & Arellano-Valle, Reinaldo B. & Ferrari, Silvia L.P.**148-157 A hyper-Poisson regression model for overdispersed and underdispersed count data***by*Sáez-Castillo, A.J. & Conde-Sánchez, A.**158-173 Estimation of a regression spline sample selection model***by*Marra, Giampiero & Radice, Rosalba**174-186 Automatic variable selection for longitudinal generalized linear models***by*Li, Gaorong & Lian, Heng & Feng, Sanying & Zhu, Lixing**187-198 Prediction of sea surface temperature in the tropical Atlantic by support vector machines***by*Lins, Isis Didier & Araujo, Moacyr & Moura, Márcio das Chagas & Silva, Marcus André & Droguett, Enrique López**199-210 On sufficient conditions for mean residual life and related orders***by*Belzunce, Félix & Martínez-Riquelme, Carolina & Ruiz, José M.

### 2013, Volume 60, Issue C

**1-11 Exactly computing bivariate projection depth contours and median***by*Liu, Xiaohui & Zuo, Yijun & Wang, Zhizhong**12-31 Improved Bayesian inference for the stochastic block model with application to large networks***by*McDaid, Aaron F. & Murphy, Thomas Brendan & Friel, Nial & Hurley, Neil J.**32-49 A hypothesis test using bias-adjusted AR estimators for classifying time series in small samples***by*Liu, Shen & Maharaj, Elizabeth Ann**50-69 A new variable selection approach using Random Forests***by*Hapfelmeier, A. & Ulm, K.**70-79 Advances in seeded dimension reduction: Bootstrap criteria and extensions***by*Yoo, Jae Keun**80-89 Group variable selection and estimation in the tobit censored response model***by*Liu, Xianhui & Wang, Zhanfeng & Wu, Yaohua**90-96 Objective Bayesian higher-order asymptotics in models with nuisance parameters***by*Ventura, Laura & Sartori, Nicola & Racugno, Walter**97-110 A Bayesian semiparametric model for volatility with a leverage effect***by*Delatola, E.-I. & Griffin, J.E.**111-122 An expected power approach for the assessment of composite endpoints and their components***by*Rauch, G. & Kieser, M.**123-131 A new class of generalized log rank tests for interval-censored failure time data***by*Zhao, Xingqiu & Duan, Ran & Zhao, Qiang & Sun, Jianguo**132-145 Assessing agreement with intraclass correlation coefficient and concordance correlation coefficient for data with repeated measures***by*Chen, Chia-Cheng & Barnhart, Huiman X.**146-156 Bayesian dynamic models for space–time point processes***by*Reis, Edna A. & Gamerman, Dani & Paez, Marina S. & Martins, Thiago G.**157-168 Most powerful rank tests for perfect rankings***by*Frey, Jesse & Wang, Le**169-178 Sample size requirements to detect an intervention by time interaction in longitudinal cluster randomized clinical trials with random slopes***by*Heo, Moonseong & Xue, Xiaonan & Kim, Mimi Y.

### 2013, Volume 59, Issue C

**1-12 Estimation of the optimal design of a nonlinear parametric regression problem via Monte Carlo experiments***by*Hertel, Ida & Kohler, Michael**13-27 Efficient maximum likelihood estimation of multiple membership linear mixed models, with an application to educational value-added assessments***by*Karl, Andrew T. & Yang, Yan & Lohr, Sharon L.**28-40 Tuning parameter selection in sparse regression modeling***by*Hirose, Kei & Tateishi, Shohei & Konishi, Sadanori**41-51 On computing the distribution function for the Poisson binomial distribution***by*Hong, Yili**52-69 Selecting and estimating regular vine copulae and application to financial returns***by*Dißmann, J. & Brechmann, E.C. & Czado, C. & Kurowicka, D.**70-81 Bootstrapping for highly unbalanced clustered data***by*Samanta, Mayukh & Welsh, A.H.**82-94 Nonparametric inference in small data sets of spatially indexed curves with application to ionospheric trend determination***by*Gromenko, Oleksandr & Kokoszka, Piotr**95-102 A new semiparametric estimation method for accelerated hazards mixture cure model***by*Zhang, Jiajia & Peng, Yingwei & Li, Haifen**103-120 Estimation in linear regression models with measurement errors subject to single-indexed distortion***by*Zhang, Jun & Gai, Yujie & Wu, Ping**121-133 Testing structural change in partially linear single-index models with error-prone linear covariates***by*Huang, Zhensheng & Pang, Zhen & Hu, Tao**134-143 Analysis of presence-only data via semi-supervised learning approaches***by*Wang, Junhui & Fang, Yixin**144-160 Simultaneous multifactor DIF analysis and detection in Item Response Theory***by*Gonçalves, F.B. & Gamerman, D. & Soares, T.M.**161-170 Influence diagnostics in generalized symmetric linear models***by*Villegas, Cristian & Paula, Gilberto A. & Cysneiros, Francisco José A. & Galea, Manuel**171-179 Robust inference using hierarchical likelihood approach for heavy-tailed longitudinal outcomes with missing data: An alternative to inverse probability weighted generalized estimating equations***by*Lee, Donghwan & Lee, Youngjo & Paik, Myunghee Cho & Kenward, Michael G.**180-182 The Cicchetti–Allison weighting matrix is positive definite***by*Warrens, Matthijs J.

### 2013, Volume 58, Issue C

**4-14 Removing seasonality under a changing regime: Filtering new car sales***by*Thornton, Michael A.**15-26 An unscented Kalman smoother for volatility extraction: Evidence from stock prices and options***by*Li, Junye**27-44 Identifying anomalous signals in GPS data using HMMs: An increased likelihood of earthquakes?***by*Wang, Ting & Bebbington, Mark**45-57 Extracting common pulse-like signals from multiple ice core time series***by*Gazeaux, Julien & Batista, Deborah & Ammann, Caspar M. & Naveau, Philippe & Jégat, Cyrille & Gao, Chaochao**58-70 Sequential estimation of mixtures of structured autoregressive models***by*Prado, Raquel**71-81 A 2D wavelet-based multiscale approach with applications to the analysis of digital mammograms***by*Ramírez-Cobo, Pepa & Vidakovic, Brani**82-97 A three-state recursive sequential Bayesian algorithm for biosurveillance***by*Zamba, K.D. & Tsiamyrtzis, Panagiotis & Hawkins, Douglas M.**98-113 Description length and dimensionality reduction in functional data analysis***by*Poskitt, D.S. & Sengarapillai, Arivalzahan**114-126 Trend filtering via empirical mode decompositions***by*Moghtaderi, Azadeh & Flandrin, Patrick & Borgnat, Pierre**127-138 Mixture ensemble Kalman filters***by*Frei, Marco & Künsch, Hans R.**139-146 Widely linear prediction for transfer function models based on the infinite past***by*Navarro-Moreno, Jesús & Moreno-Kaiser, Javier & Fernández-Alcalá, Rosa María & Ruiz-Molina, Juan Carlos**147-161 Noise space decomposition method for two-dimensional sinusoidal model***by*Nandi, Swagata & Kundu, Debasis & Srivastava, Rajesh Kumar**162-176 A generative model for rank data based on insertion sort algorithm***by*Biernacki, Christophe & Jacques, Julien**177-186 The computation of bivariate normal and t probabilities, with application to comparisons of three normal means***by*Kim, Jongphil**187-200 Approximate posterior distributions for convolutional two-level hidden Markov models***by*Rimstad, Kjartan & Omre, Henning**201-209 Exact statistical power for response adaptive designs***by*Yi, Yanqing**210-226 A consistent method of estimation for the three-parameter Weibull distribution***by*Nagatsuka, Hideki & Kamakura, Toshinari & Balakrishnan, N.**227-241 Detection, classification and estimation of individual shapes in 2D and 3D point clouds***by*Su, J. & Srivastava, A. & Huffer, F.W.**242-256 Minimum distance estimation of ARFIMA processes***by*Zevallos, Mauricio & Palma, Wilfredo**257-264 Modeling time-dependent overdispersion in longitudinal count data***by*Ye, Fei & Yue, Chen & Yang, Ying**265-275 Simultaneous confidence intervals for multiple comparisons among expected values of log-normal variables***by*Schaarschmidt, Frank**276-282 A procedure for finding an improved upper bound on the number of optimal design points***by*Hyun, Seung Won & Yang, Min & Flournoy, Nancy**283-291 Sample size calculation for comparing time-averaged responses in k-group repeated-measurement studies***by*Zhang, Song & Ahn, Chul**292-307 Spatial interaction models with individual-level data for explaining labor flows and developing local labor markets***by*Chakraborty, A. & Beamonte, M.A. & Gelfand, A.E. & Alonso, M.P. & Gargallo, P. & Salvador, M.**308-325 Small area estimation with spatio-temporal Fay–Herriot models***by*Marhuenda, Yolanda & Molina, Isabel & Morales, Domingo**326-338 Resistant estimates for high dimensional and functional data based on random projections***by*Fraiman, Ricardo & Svarc, Marcela**339-351 SURE-tuned tapering estimation of large covariance matrices***by*Yi, Feng & Zou, Hui**352-367 The compound class of extended Weibull power series distributions***by*Silva, Rodrigo B. & Bourguignon, Marcelo & Dias, Cícero R.B. & Cordeiro, Gauss M.**368-382 Smoothing survival densities in practice***by*Gámiz Pérez, M. Luz & Martínez Miranda, María Dolores & Nielsen, Jens Perch**383-396 A semiparametric approach to source separation using independent component analysis***by*Eloyan, Ani & Ghosh, Sujit K.**397-406 Comparison among run order algorithms for sequential factorial experiments***by*Hilow, Hisham**407-419 Optimal reduction of a spatial monitoring grid: Proposals and applications in process control***by*Borgoni, Riccardo & Radaelli, Luigi & Tritto, Valeria & Zappa, Diego

### 2013, Volume 57, Issue 1

**1-16 Minimum quadratic distance density estimation using nonparametric mixtures***by*Chee, Chew-Seng & Wang, Yong**17-32 Independent Component Analysis for the objective classification of globular clusters of the galaxy NGC 5128***by*Chattopadhyay, Asis Kumar & Mondal, Saptarshi & Chattopadhyay, Tanuka**33-40 Robust estimation for panel count data with informative observation times***by*Zhao, Xingqiu & Tong, Xingwei & Sun, Jianguo**41-51 An EM algorithm for the proportional hazards model with doubly censored data***by*Kim, Yongdai & Kim, Joungyoun & Jang, Woncheol**52-58 On simulating Balakrishnan skew-normal variates***by*Teimouri, Mahdi & Nadarajah, Saralees**59-67 A maximum entropy type test of fit: Composite hypothesis case***by*Lee, Sangyeol**68-81 Improved Birnbaum–Saunders inference under type II censoring***by*Barreto, Larissa Santana & Cysneiros, Audrey H.M.A. & Cribari-Neto, Francisco**82-94 Hyperparameter estimation and plug-in kernel density estimates for maximum a posteriori land-cover classification with multiband satellite data***by*Stover, Jason H. & Ulm, Matthew C.**95-111 Exact methods for variable selection in principal component analysis: Guide functions and pre-selection***by*Pacheco, Joaquín & Casado, Silvia & Porras, Santiago**112-124 Statistical analysis of discrete-valued time series using categorical ARMA models***by*Song, Peter X.-K. & Freeland, R. Keith & Biswas, Atanu & Zhang, Shulin**125-140 Robust estimation for the covariance matrix of multivariate time series based on normal mixtures***by*Kim, Byungsoo & Lee, Sangyeol**141-148 Exact simultaneous confidence intervals for a finite set of contrasts of three, four or five generally correlated normal means***by*Liu, W. & Ah-Kine, P. & Bretz, F. & Hayter, A.J.**149-165 Simulating the characteristics of populations at the small area level: New validation techniques for a spatial microsimulation model in Australia***by*Rahman, Azizur & Harding, Ann & Tanton, Robert & Liu, Shuangzhe**166-209 Hybrid censoring: Models, inferential results and applications***by*Balakrishnan, N. & Kundu, Debasis**210-222 Association estimation for clustered failure time data with a cure fraction***by*Chen, Chyong-Mei & Lu, Tai-Fang C. & Hsu, Chao-Min**223-232 Sparse sufficient dimension reduction using optimal scoring***by*Wang, Tao & Zhu, Lixing**233-245 A hierarchical Bayesian approach for the analysis of longitudinal count data with overdispersion: A simulation study***by*Aregay, Mehreteab & Shkedy, Ziv & Molenberghs, Geert**246-261 Some tests for detecting trends based on the modified Baumgartner–Weiß–Schindler statistics***by*Shan, Guogen & Ma, Changxing & Hutson, Alan D. & Wilding, Gregory E.**262-270 A multivariate control quantile test using data depth***by*Liu, Zhenyu & Modarres, Reza & Yang, Mengta**271-281 Bayes estimation for the Marshall–Olkin bivariate Weibull distribution***by*Kundu, Debasis & Gupta, Arjun K.**282-296 Interpretable dimension reduction for classifying functional data***by*Tian, Tian Siva & James, Gareth M.**297-308 Testing the significance of index parameters in varying-coefficient single-index models***by*Wong, Heung & Zhang, Riquan & Leung, Bartholomew & Huang, Zhensheng**309-319 Testing the fit of the logistic model for matched case-control studies***by*Chen, Li-Ching & Wang, Jiun-Yi**320-335 Sequential Monte Carlo for Bayesian sequentially designed experiments for discrete data***by*Drovandi, Christopher C. & McGree, James M. & Pettitt, Anthony N.**336-348 Statistical inference and visualization in scale-space using local likelihood***by*Park, Cheolwoo & Huh, Jib**349-363 The robustness of the hyperbolic efficiency estimator***by*Bruffaerts, C. & De Rock, B. & Dehon, C.**364-376 Full bandwidth matrix selectors for gradient kernel density estimate***by*Horová, Ivana & Koláček, Jan & Vopatová, Kamila**377-391 Drift mining in data: A framework for addressing drift in classification***by*Hofer, Vera & Krempl, Georg**392-403 Limited information estimation in binary factor analysis: A review and extension***by*Wu, Jianmin & Bentler, Peter M.**404-416 Λ-neighborhood wavelet shrinkage***by*Reményi, Norbert & Vidakovic, Brani**417-428 Parameter estimation for multivariate diffusion systems***by*Varughese, Melvin M.**429-434 A note on the lack of symmetry in the graphical lasso***by*Rolfs, Benjamin T. & Rajaratnam, Bala**435-449 Variable selection in quantile varying coefficient models with longitudinal data***by*Tang, Yanlin & Wang, Huixia Judy & Zhu, Zhongyi**450-464 Influence diagnostics in linear and nonlinear mixed-effects models with censored data***by*Matos, Larissa A. & Lachos, Victor H. & Balakrishnan, N. & Labra, Filidor V.**465-478 An efficient proposal distribution for Metropolis–Hastings using a B-splines technique***by*Shao, Wei & Guo, Guangbao & Meng, Fanyu & Jia, Shuqin**479-490 Halfline tests for multivariate one-sided alternatives***by*Lu, Zeng-Hua**491-503 Variable selection in the additive rate model for recurrent event data***by*Chen, Xiaolin & Wang, Qihua**504-517 An EM algorithm for continuous-time bivariate Markov chains***by*Mark, Brian L. & Ephraim, Yariv**518-535 A simple generalisation of the Hill estimator***by*Fátima Brilhante, M. & Ivette Gomes, M. & Pestana, Dinis**536-548 One-step robust estimation of fixed-effects panel data models***by*Aquaro, M. & Čížek, P.**549-557 Likelihood inference in generalized linear mixed measurement error models***by*Torabi, Mahmoud**558-569 Assessing model adequacy in possibly misspecified quantile regression***by*Noh, Hohsuk & El Ghouch, Anouar & Van Keilegom, Ingrid**570-588 Stochastic models for multiple pathways of temporal natural history on co-morbidity of chronic disease***by*Yen, Amy Ming-Fang & Chen, Hsiu-Hsi**589-599 Modeling respiratory illnesses with change point: A lesson from the SARS epidemic in Hong Kong***by*Wong, Heung & Shao, Quanxi & Ip, Wai-cheung**600-614 A Bayesian model averaging approach to analyzing categorical data with nonignorable nonresponse***by*Janicki, Ryan & Malec, Donald**615-630 Smoothed rank correlation of the linear transformation regression model***by*Lin, Huazhen & Peng, Heng**631-644 An extended variable inclusion and shrinkage algorithm for correlated variables***by*Mkhadri, Abdallah & Ouhourane, Mohamed**645-660 On Crevecoeur’s bathtub-shaped failure rate model***by*Liu, Junfeng & Wang, Yi**661-671 Variational Bayesian inference for the Latent Position Cluster Model for network data***by*Salter-Townshend, Michael & Murphy, Thomas Brendan**672-683 Parameter estimation for growth interaction processes using spatio-temporal information***by*Redenbach, Claudia & Särkkä, Aila**684-698 Change point models for cognitive tests using semi-parametric maximum likelihood***by*van den Hout, Ardo & Muniz-Terrera, Graciela & Matthews, Fiona E.

### 2012, Volume 56, Issue 12

**3809-3820 Mixtures of Gaussian wells: Theory, computation, and application***by*Manolopoulou, Ioanna & Kepler, Thomas B. & Merl, Daniel M.**3821-3842 A new similarity measure for nonlocal filtering in the presence of multiplicative noise***by*Teuber, T. & Lang, A.**3843-3864 Computational aspects of fitting mixture models via the expectation–maximization algorithm***by*O’Hagan, Adrian & Murphy, Thomas Brendan & Gormley, Isobel Claire**3865-3875 The use of historical controls in estimating simultaneous confidence intervals for comparisons against a concurrent control***by*Kitsche, A. & Hothorn, L.A. & Schaarschmidt, F.**3876-3886 Nonparametric estimation of quantile density function***by*Soni, Pooja & Dewan, Isha & Jain, Kanchan**3887-3897 Shape and change point analyses of the Birnbaum–Saunders-t hazard rate and associated estimation***by*Azevedo, Cecilia & Leiva, Víctor & Athayde, Emilia & Balakrishnan, N.**3898-3908 A plug-in rule for bandwidth selection in circular density estimation***by*Oliveira, M. & Crujeiras, R.M. & Rodríguez-Casal, A.**3909-3920 EM vs MM: A case study***by*Zhou, Hua & Zhang, Yiwen**3921-3934 Comparing non-stationary and irregularly spaced time series***by*Salcedo, Gladys E. & Porto, Rogério F. & Morettin, Pedro A.**3935-3944 Learned-loss boosting***by*Hooker, Giles & Ramsay, James O.**3945-3958 Bayesian smoothing spline analysis of variance***by*Cheng, Chin-I. & Speckman, Paul L.**3959-3974 Calibration of computer models with multivariate output***by*Paulo, Rui & García-Donato, Gonzalo & Palomo, Jesús**3975-3987 Information ratio test for model misspecification on parametric structures in stochastic diffusion models***by*Zhang, Shulin & Song, Peter X.-K. & Shi, Daimin & Zhou, Qian M.**3988-3999 A finite mixture of bivariate Poisson regression models with an application to insurance ratemaking***by*Bermúdez, Lluís & Karlis, Dimitris**4000-4010 A stickiness coefficient for longitudinal data***by*Gottlieb, Andrea & Müller, Hans-Georg**4011-4025 Left truncated and right censored Weibull data and likelihood inference with an illustration***by*Balakrishnan, N. & Mitra, Debanjan**4026-4036 Simulated annealing for higher dimensional projection depth***by*Shao, Wei & Zuo, Yijun**4037-4046 An alternating direction method for finding Dantzig selectors***by*Lu, Zhaosong & Pong, Ting Kei & Zhang, Yong**4047-4066 Generalized exponential–power series distributions***by*Mahmoudi, Eisa & Jafari, Ali Akbar**4067-4080 Bayesian inference through encompassing priors and importance sampling for a class of marginal models for categorical data***by*Bartolucci, Francesco & Scaccia, Luisa & Farcomeni, Alessio