Renato Martins Assunção

Titular  Professor 

Bolsa produtividade CNPq nível   1D

Doutor, University of Washington, EUA, 1994   www
 ICEx/DCC, room 7307, +55 (31) 3409-5880
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Ph.D. Estatística na University of Washington em 1994
M.Sc. Matemática na Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada em 1987
B.Sc. Matemática na Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais em 1984

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Articles in journals

Predicting Environmental Boundary Behaviors With a Mobile Robot
2016. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters.
Exploring multiple evidence to infer users? location in Twitter
2015. Neurocomputing (Amsterdam).
Sensing in the Collaborative Internet of Things
2015. Sensors (Basel).
Universal and Distinct Properties of Communication Dynamics
2015. ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data.
Relative risk estimates from spatial and space-time scan statistics: Are they biased?
2014. Statistics in Medicine (Print).
A critical look at prospective surveillance using a scan statistic
2014. Statistics in Medicine (Print).
Space-time prospective surveillance based on Knox local statistics
2014. Statistics in Medicine (Print).
Prospective space-time surveillance with cumulative surfaces for geographical identification of the emerging cluster
2014. Computational Statistics (Zeitschrift).
Relative Risk of Visceral Leishmaniasis in Brazil: A Spatial Analysis in Urban Area
2013. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases (Online).
Optimal generalized truncated sequential Monte Carlo test
2013. Journal of Multivariate Analysis.
A closer look at the spatial exponential matrix specification
2013. Spatial Statistics.
Commentary: Statistical assessment of cancer cluster evidence--in search of a middle ground
2013. International Journal of Epidemiology.
Bayes plus Brass: Estimating total fertility for many small areas from sparse census data
2013. Population Studies.
Spatio-temporal analysis of the avalanche hazard in the North of Italy
2013. Statistica.
A Holistic Hybrid Algorithm for User Recommendation on Twitter
2013. Journal of Information and Data Management - JIDM.
Flexible Scan Statistic Test to Detect Disease Clusters in Hierarchical Trees
2012. Computational Statistics (Zeitschrift).
Bayesian spatial models with mixture neighborhood structure.
2012. Journal of Multivariate Analysis.
Visualizing Marked Spatial and Origin-destination Point Patterns With Dynamically Linked Windows
2012. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics.
Dynamical Random-Set Modeling of Concentrated Precipitation in North America
Constrained spanning tree algorithms for irregularly-shaped spatial clustering
2012. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis (Print).
Um olhar cuidadoso sobre o modelo espacial de decaimento exponencial
2012. Revista da Estatística da Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto.
Neighborhood Dependence in Bayesian Spatial Models
2009. Biometrical Journal (1977).
Surveillance to detect emerging space time clusters
2009. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis (Print).
A Bayesian space varying parameter model applied to estimating fertility schedules
2002. Statistics in Medicine (Print).
A new proposal to adjust Moran's I for population density
1999. Statistics in Medicine (Print). 3.0.CO;2-I target="_blank">

Papers in conferences

Anomaly Detection under Cost Constraint
2016. 2016 5th Brazilian Conference on Intelligent Systems (BRACIS).
Burstiness Scale
2016. the 22nd ACM SIGKDD International Conference.
Dynamic perimeter surveillance with a team of robots
2016. 2016 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA).
INFOSAS: sistema de detecção de anomalias nos registros de serviços de saúde no Sistema Único de Saúde.
2016. XV Congresso Brasileiro de Informática em Saúde.
Efficient Bayesian Methods for Graph-based Recommendation
2016. the 10th ACM Conference.
A Generative Spatial Clustering Model for Random Data through Spanning Trees
2015. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM).
A distributed multi-robot approach for the detection and tracking of multiple dynamic anomalies
2015. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA).
The Self-Feeding Process: A Unifying Model for Communication Dynamics in the Web.
2013. WWW '13: 22nd International World Wide Web Conference.
From data to knowledge
2013. the 2nd ACM SIGKDD International Workshop.
Uncovering the Location of Twitter Users
2013. Brazilian Conference on Intelligent Systems (BRASCIS).
Interpreting the correlation structure of spatial models for multivariate lattice data
2012. XI Brazilian Meeting on Bayesian Statistics: EBEB 2012.
Multiple neighborhood model for analysis of SIDS space-time data set
2012. XI Brazilian Meeting on Bayesian Statistics: EBEB 2012.

Extended abstracts in conferences

A New Credit Scoring Method
2007. Third Brazilian Conference on Statistical Modelling in Insurance and Finance.

Abstracts in conferences

Bayesian spatial models with mixture neighborhood structure.
2012. XII Latin American Congress of Probability and Mathematical Statistics.
Covariance decomposition in multivariate spatial models
2012. XX Simpósio Nacional de Probabilidade e Estatística.
Vigilância Espaço-Temporal de Eventos Pontuais Via Superfícies Aacumuladas
2008. 18º Simpósio Nacional de Probabilidade e Estatística - SINAPE.
Análise Espaço-Temporal de Arrombamentos de Residências em Belo Horizonte
2008. 18º Simpósio Nacional de Probabilidade e Estatística - SINAPE.
Efeito do Tamanho da População Sobre o Risco Relativo de Homicídios na Região Sudeste nos Anos de 1981 a 2004.
2008. 18º Simpósio Nacional de Probabilidade e Estatística - SINAPE.

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