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Selected Preprints and Publications

T.-J. Huang, A. Luedtke and I. W. McKeague (2023)

* Efficient Estimation of the Maximal Association between Multiple Predictors and a Survival Outcome*
The Annals of Statistics, 51(5), 1965-1988 [with an online supplement of 87 pages]
[pdf] [arXiv link]

I. W. McKeague and Y. Swan (2023)

* Stein's Method and Approximating the Multidimensional Quantum Harmonic Oscillator*
Journal of Applied Probability, 60(3), 855-873.
[arXiv link]

H.-W. Chang and I. W. McKeague (2022)

* Empirical Likelihood-based Inference for Functional Means with Application to Wearable Device Data*

Journal of the Royal Statistical Society -- Series B, 84(5), 1947-1968, [online supplement of 37 pages]
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague (2021)

* Non-Commutative Probability and Multiplicative Cascades*

Statistical Science, 36, 256-263.
[pdf]

H.-W. Chang, I. W. McKeague and Y.-J. Wang (2021)

* A Case Study of Non-inferiority Testing with Survival Outcomes*

Case Studies in Business, Industry and Government Statistics, 8, 1-13.
[pdf] [Code and data]

I. W. McKeague and X. (Henry) Zhang (2022)

* Significance Testing for Canonical Correlation Analysis in High Dimensions*
Biometrika, 109(4), 1067-1083 [pdf]
[arXiv link]

D. Gyllenberg, I. W. McKeague, A. Sourander and A.S. Brown (2020)

* Robust Data-driven Identification of Risk Factors and their Interactions:
A Simulation and a Study of Parental *

and Demographic Risk Factors for Schizophrenia
International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 2020;29:e1834.
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague, E. Pekoz and Y. Swan (2019)

* Stein's Method and Approximating the Quantum Harmonic Oscillator*

Bernoulli, 25, 89-111.
[pdf]

T.-J. Huang, I. W. McKeague and M. Qian (2019)

* Marginal Screening for High-Dimensional Predictors of Survival Outcomes*

Statistica Sinica, 29, 2105-2139.
[pdf] [supplement]

H.-W. Chang and I. W. McKeague (2019)

* Nonparametric Testing for Multiple Survival Functions with Non-Inferiority Margins.*

The Annals of Statistics, 47, 205-232.
[pdf] [supplement]

I. W. McKeague (2019)

* Introduction to Empirical Likelihood (Lecture Notes)*

First prepared for a Workshop at Université catholique de Louvain, May 2002.
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague and M. Qian (2019)

*Marginal Screening of 2x2 Tables in Large-Scale Case-Control Studies*

Biometrics, 75, 163-171
[pdf] [supplement][R code]

H. J. Wang, I. W. McKeague and M. Qian (2018)

* Testing for Marginal Linear Effects in Quantile Regression*

JRSS-B, 80, 433-452.
[pdf] [supplement] [R code] [Help and Example] [HIV-EFV data (csv file)]

N. L. Hjort, I. W. McKeague and I. Van Keilegom (2018)

* Hybrid Combinations of Parametric and Empirical Likelihoods*

Statistica Sinica (special issue in honor of Peter Hall), 28, 389-2407.
[pdf]

H.-W. Chang, H. El Barmi and I. W. McKeague (2016)

* Tests for Stochastic Ordering under Biased Sampling*

Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 28, 659-682.
[pdf of preprint]

H.-W. Chang and I. W. McKeague (2016)

* Empirical Likelihood Based Tests for Stochastic Ordering under Right Censorship*

Electronic Journal of Statistics, 10, 2511-2536.
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague and B. Levin (2016)

* Convergence of Empirical Distributions in an Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics*

Annals of Applied Probability, 26, 2540-2555.
[pdf] [arXiv]

H. El Barmi and I. W. McKeague (2016)

* Testing for Uniform Stochastic Ordering via Empirical Likelihood*

Annals of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 68, 955-976.
[pdf of preprint]

D. J. Eck and I. W. McKeague (2016)

* Central Limit Theorems under Additive Deformations*

Statistics and Probability Letters, 118, 156-162.
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague and M. Qian (2015)

*An Adaptive Resampling Test for Detecting
the Presence of Significant Predictors*

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 110 1422-1433.

JASA-T&M Special Invited Paper for 2015 (with discussion).
[pdf of paper] [pdf of rejoinder]

I. W. McKeague (2015)

* Central Limit Theorems under Special Relativity*

Statistics and Probability Letters, 99, 149-155 (2015)
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague, A. S. Brown, Y. Bao, S. Hinkka-Yli-Salomaki, J. Huttunen, Sourander, A. (2015)

* Autism with Intellectual Disability Related to Dynamics of Head Circumference Growth during Early Infancy *

Biological Psychiatry, 77, 833-840 (2015).
[pdf] [supplement]

M. Zhao, Y. Zhao and I. W. McKeague (2015)

* Empirical Likelihood Inference for the Odds Ratio of Two Survival Functions under Right Censoring. *

Statistics and Probability Letters, 107, 304-312.
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague and M. Qian (2014)

* Estimation of Treatment Policies based on Functional Predictors *

Statistica Sinica, 24, 1461-1485 (2014)
[pdf]

Z. Li and I. W. McKeague (2013)

* Power and Sample Size Calculations for Generalized Estimating Equations via Local Asymptotics *

Statistica Sinica, 23, 231-250 (2013).
[pdf] [supplement]

H. El Barmi and I. W. McKeague (2013)

* Empirical Likelihood Based Tests for Stochastic Ordering*

Bernoulli, 19, 295-307 (2013).
[pdf]

M. A. A. Boon, J. H. J. Einmahl and I. W. McKeague (2013)

* Visualizing Multiple Quantile Plots *

Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 22, 69-78.
[pdf]

Lopez-Pintado, S. and McKeague, I. W. (2013)

* Recovering Gradients from Sparsely Observed
Functional Data *

Biometrics, 69, 396-404 (2013).
[pdf] [pdf of preprint]

R package. growthrate: Bayesian reconstruction of growth velocity (version 1.3) [on CRAN]

I. W. McKeague, S. Lopez-Pintado, M. Hallin and M. Siman (2011)

* Analyzing Growth Trajectories *

Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 2, 322-329 (2011)
[pdf]

A. El Gouch, I. Van Keilegom and I. W. McKeague (2010)

* Empirical Likelihood Confidence Intervals for Dependent Duration Data *

Econometric Theory, 27, 178-198.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Sen, B. (2010)

* Fractals with Point Impact in Functional
Linear Regression *

Annals of Statistics, 38, 2559-2586.
[pdf]

Lindquist, M. A. and McKeague, I. W. (2009)

* Logistic Regression with Brownian-like Predictors *

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 104, 1575-1585.
[pdf]

Herbei, R. and McKeague, I. W. (2009)

* Hybrid Samplers for Ill-posed Inverse Problems.
*

Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 36, 839-853.
[pdf]

Hjort, N. L., McKeague, I. W. and I. Van Keilegom (2009)

* Extending the Scope of Empirical Likelihood *

Annals of Statistics, 37, 1079-1111.
[pdf]

Sun, Y, Gilbert, P. B. and I. W. McKeague (2009)

* Proportional Hazards Models with Continuous Marks*

Annals of Statistics, 37, 394-426.
[pdf]

Herbei, R., McKeague, I. W. and Speer, K. (2008)

* Gyres and Jets: Inversion of Tracer Data for Ocean Circulation Structure.
*

Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38, 1180-1202.
[pdf]

Banerjee, M. and McKeague, I. W. (2007)

* Estimating Optimal Step-function Approximations
to Instantaneous Hazard Rates*

Bernoulli, 13, 279-299.
[pdf]

Banerjee, M. and McKeague, I. W. (2007)

* Confidence Sets for Split Points
in Decision Trees *

Annals of Statistics, 35, 543-574.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Y. Zhao (2006)

* Width-Scaled Confidence Bands
for Survival Functions.*

Statistics and Probability Letters, 76, 327-339.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W., Nicholls, G., Speer, K. and R. Herbei (2005)

* Statistical Inversion of South Atlantic Circulation
in an Abyssal Neutral Density Layer *

Journal of Marine Research, 63, 683-704.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W.
(2005)

* A Statistical Model for Signature Verification *

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 100, 231-241 (2005).
[pdf]

Bunea, F. and McKeague, I. W. (2005)

* Covariate Selection for Semiparametric
Hazard Function Regression Models. *

Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 92, 186-204.
[pdf]

A. Antoniadis, G. Gregoire and McKeague, I. W. (2004)

* Bayesian Estimation in Single-Index Models. *

Statistica Sinica, 14, 1147-1164.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Y. Zhao.
(2002)

* Simultaneous Confidence Bands for Ratios of Survival Functions via
Empirical Likelihood. *

Statistics and Probability Letters, 60, 405-415.
[pdf]

Talk at WNAR/IMS Meeting, University
of California, Los Angeles, June 2002.

*Comparison of Treatments via Empirical Likelihood*

[pdf]

Talk at Eighth Summer Workshop,
New Zealand Mathematics Research Institute,
Napier, January 2002.

* Illustrations of MCMC in Nonlinear Regression, Survival
Analysis and Spatial Statistics*

[pdf]

Talk at Harvard School of Public Health, December 2001.

* Comparison of Treatments and
Competing Risks in Clinical Trials. *

[pdf]

Gilbert, P. B., McKeague, I. W. and Sun, Y.

* Tests for Comparing Mark-Specific
Hazards and Cumulative Incidence Functions. *

Lifetime Data Analysis, 10, 5-28 (2004).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

Einmahl, J. H. J. and McKeague, I. W.

* Empirical Likelihood based Hypothesis Testing. *

Bernoulli, 9, 267-290 (2003).
[pdf]

P. Gilbert, I. W. McKeague, G. Eisen,
C. Mullins, A. Gueye-NDiaye, S. Mboup and P. Kanki (2003)

* Comparison of HIV-1 and HIV-2 Infectivity
from a Prospective Cohort Study in Senegal *

Statistics in Medicine, 22, 573--593.[pdf]

Niu, X-F., McKeague, I. W. and Elsner, J. B.
(2003).

* Seasonal Space-Time Models for Climate Systems.*

Statistical Inference for Stochastic Processes 6, 111-133.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Loizeaux, M. A.

* Perfect Sampling for Point Process Cluster Modelling.
*

Chapter 5 of Spatial Cluster Modelling
(A. Lawson and D. Denison, eds.), Chapman and Hall (2002), pages 87-107.
[pdf]

Loizeaux, M. A. and McKeague, I. W.

* Perfect Sampling for Posterior Landmark Distributions
with an Application to the Detection of Disease Clusters.*

IMS Lecture Notes - Monograph Series, Vol. 37, 321-331 (2001).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

McKeague, I. W., Gilbert, P. B. and Kanki, P.

* Omnibus Tests for Comparison of Competing Risks
with Adjustment for Covariate Effects. *

Biometrics, 57, 818-828 (2001).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

McKeague, I. W., Subramanian, S. and Sun, Y.

* Median Regression and the Missing Information Principle. *

Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 13, 709-727 (2001).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

Amir, C. and McKeague, I. W.
(August 2000)

* Identifying a Time-dependent Covariate Effect in the
Additive Risk Model. *

[PostScript]
[Abstract]

McKeague, I. W. and Tighiouart, M.

* Bayesian Estimators for Conditional Hazard Functions.*

Biometrics, 56, 1007-1015 (2000).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

McKeague, I. W. and Wefelmeyer, W.

* Markov Chain Monte Carlo and Rao-Blackwellization.*

Statistical Planning and Inference, 85, 171-182 (2000).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

Einmahl, J. H. J. and McKeague, I. W.

* Confidence Tubes for Multiple Quantile
Plots via Empirical Likelihood. *

The Annals of Statistics, 27, 1348-1367 (1999).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

Greenwood, P. E., McKeague, I. W. and Wefelmeyer, W.

* Von Mises Type Statistics for Single Site Updated Local Interaction Random Fields.*

Statistica Sinica, 9, 699-712 (1999).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

Greenwood, P. E., McKeague, I. W. and Wefelmeyer, W.

* Information Bounds for Gibbs Samplers. *

The Annals of Statistics, 26, 2128-2156 (1998).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

Laan, M. van der, and McKeague, I. W.
(1996)

* Efficient Estimation from Right-Censored Data when Failure Indicators are Missing at Random.*

The Annals of
Statistics, 26, 164-182 (1998).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

McKeague, I. W. and Subramanian, S.

* Product-Limit Estimators and Cox Regression with Missing Cause-of-Failure Information.*

Scandinavian Journal of
Statistics, 25, 589-601 (1998).
[pdf]
[Abstract]

Hollander, M., McKeague, I. W. and Yang, J.

* Likelihood Ratio-Based Confidence Bands for Survival Functions.*

Journal of the American Statistical Association,
92, 215-226 (1997).
[pdf]

Greenwood, P. E., McKeague, I. W. and Wefelmeyer, W.

* Outperforming the Gibbs Sampler Empirical Estimator for Nearest Neighbor Random Fields.*

The Annals of Statistics, 24, 1433-1456 (1996).
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Sun, Y. (1996)

* Transformations of Gaussian Random Fields to Brownian Sheet
and Nonparametric Change-point Tests.*

Statistics and Probability Letters, 28, 311-319.
[pdf]

Li, G., Hollander, M., McKeague, I. W. and Yang, J. (1996)

* Nonparametric Likelihood Ratio Confidence Bands
for Quantile Functions from Incomplete Survival Data.*

The Annals of Statistics, 24, 628-640.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Sun, Y. (1996)

* Towards an Omnibus Distribution-free
Goodness-of-fit Test for the Cox Model.*

Statistica Sinica, 6, 579-588 (1996).
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague, A. M. Nikabadze and Y. Sun (1995)

* An Omnibus Test for Independence of a Survival Time from a Covariate.*

The Annals of Statistics, 23, 450-475 (1995).
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and M.-J. Zhang (1994)

* Identification of Nonlinear Time Series from First Order Cumulative Characteristics.*

The Annals of Statistics, 22, 495-514.
[pdf]

I. W. McKeague and P. D. Sasieni (1994)

*A Partly Parametric Additive Risk Model*

Biometrika, 81, 501-514
[pdf]

A. Antoniadis, G. Gregoire and I. W. McKeague (1994)

*Wavelet Methods for Curve Estimation*

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 89, 1340-1353
[pdf]

A. A. Aly, S. C. Kochar and I. W. McKeague (1994)

*Some Tests for Comparing Cumulative Incidence Functions and Cause-Specific Hazard Rates*

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 89, 994-999
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Utikal, K. J. (1990).

* Identifying nonlinear covariate effects in semimartingale regression models.*

Probability Theory and Related Fields, 87, 1-25 (1990).
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Utikal, K. J. (1990).

* Inference for a Nonlinear Counting Process Regression Model.*

Annals of Statistics, 18,
1172-1187 (1990).
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. and Utikal, K. J. (1990)

* Stochastic Calculus as a Tool in Survival Analysis: A Review.*

Applied Mathematics and Computation, 38,
23-49 (1990).
[pdf of preprint]

McKeague, I. W. (1988)

* Asymptotic Theory for Weighted Least Squares Estimators in
Aalen's Additive Risk Model.*

Contemporary Mathematics, 80, 139-152 .
[pdf]

Huffer, F. W. and McKeague, I. W. (1987, 1991).

* Survival Analysis using Additive Risk Models.*
[pdf of preprint]

Subsequently appeared in revised form as:

* Weighted Least Squares
Estimation for Aalen's Additive Risk Model*

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 86, 114-129 (1991).
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. (1986)

* Estimation for a Semimartingale Regression Model Using the Method of Sieves.*

The Annals of Statistics, 14, 579-589.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. (1984)

* Estimation for Diffusion Processes under Misspecified Models*

Journal of Applied Probability, 21, 511-520.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. (1984)

* On the Stability of Bayes Estimators for Gaussian Processes.*

The Annals of Statistics, 12, 1310-1323.
[pdf]

McKeague, I. W. (1981)

* On the Capacity of Channels with Gaussian and Non-Gaussian Noise.*

Information and Control, 51, 153-173.
[pdf]

C. R. Baker and McKeague, I. W. (1981)

* Compact Covariance Operators.*

Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, 83, 590-593.
[pdf]