Julia Volaufova, PhD
Graduate Probability and Mathematical Statistics, Faculty of Natural Sciences - 1974
RNDr Natural Sciences - 1975
Ph.D Probability and Statistics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics - 1984
My research interest is in estimation and testing in mixed models, linear and nonlinear, as well as in applications of mixed models methodology in biomedical research.
Fall semester 2014:
BIOS 6204: Statistical Theory I - a required course for MS and MPH students in Biostatistics
BIOS 7302: Mixed Models - an elective advanced course for PhD students in Biostatistics
|Committees & Administrative Responsibilities|
Acta Mathematica Universitatis Comenianae;
Measurement Science Review;
Acta et Commentationes Universitatis Tartuensis de Mathematica;
Journal of Multivariate Analysis.
Recent papers on statistics in refereed journals:
Volaufova, J.:Approximate Small Sample Tests of Fixed Effects in Nonlinear Mixed Models. Communications in Statistics – Computations and Simulations. Volume 43, Issue 09, pp 2117 – 2137. 2014.Online April 18, 2014.
Burton, JH,Volaufova, J.: Approximate testing in two-stage nonlinear mixed models. Submitted to: Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, Accepted August 2014.
Recent articles on applications in refereed journals:
Elizabeth A. Frost, Leanne M. Redman, Lilian de Jonge, Jennifer Rood, Jeffery J. Zachwieja, Julia Volaufova, George A. Bray, Steven R. Smith: Interaction between dietary fat and exercise on excess postexercise oxygen consumption.American Journal of Physiology-Endocrinology and Metabolism. Published: 1 May 2014. Vol. 306, E1093-E1098.DOI: 10.1152/ajpendo.00383.
Molina, Patricia; Amedee, Angela; Veazey, Ronald; Dufour, Jason; Volaufova, Julia; Bagby, Gregory; Nelson, Steve: Chronic binge alcohol consumption does not diminish effectiveness of continuous antiretroviral suppression of viral load in SIV-infected macaques. Submitted to: in Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research,Accepted June 4, 2014.
Loganantharaj, Nisha, Nichols, Whitney, Bagby, Gregory, Volaufova, Julia, Dufour, Jason, Martin, David, Nelson, Steve, Amedee, Angela: The Effects of Chronic Binge Alcohol on the Genital Microenvironment of SIV-Infected Female Rhesus Macaques. Submitted to: AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. Accepted June 5, 2014.