Research interests: Nonparametric Statistics, Simultaneous Inference, Discriminant Analysis, Harmonic Analysis.

Selected Recent Publications

Singh, S., Srivastava, P., Abebe, A., Mitra, S. (2016), How do Irrigation and Droughts Effect Stream Flow Levels in the Lower Flint River Basin? – A Systematic Evaluation. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, (to appear).

Rubach, K., Wu, M., Abebe, A., Dobson, F. S., Murie, J. O. and Viblanc, V. A. (2016), Testing Reproductive Tradeoffs in Female Columbian Ground Squirrels. Ecology and Evolution, (to appear). DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2215

Abebe, A. and Bindele, H. F. (2016), Robust Signed-Rank Variable Selection in Linear Regression. In Regina Liu and Joseph W. McKean, editors. Robust Rank-Based and Nonparametric Methods. Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics, 168, 25 – 45. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-39065-9

Abebe, A., McKean, J. W., Kloke, J. D. and Bilgic, Y. (2016), Iterated Reweighted Rank-Based Estimates for GEE Models. In Regina Liu and Joseph W. McKean, editors. Robust Rank-Based and Nonparametric Methods. Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics, 168, 61 — 79. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-39065-9

Miakonkana, G. M., Nguelifack B. M. and Abebe, A. (2016), Rank Based Group Variable Selection. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 28(3): 550-562. DOI: 10.1080/10485252.2016.1190842

Bindele,  H. F. and Abebe, A. (2015), Semi-parametric Rank Regression with Missing Responses. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 142, 117-132. DOI:10.1016/j.jmva.2015.08.007

Singh, S., Srivastava, P., Abebe, A. and Mitra, S. (2015), Baseflow Response to Climate Variability Induced Droughts in the Apalachicola–Chattahoochee–Flint River Basin. Journal of Hydrology, 528, 550-561.DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.06.068

Nguelifack, B. M., Kwessi, E. and Abebe, A. (2015), Generalized Signed-Rank Estimation for Nonlinear Models with Multidimensional Indices. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 27, 2, 215-228. DOI:10.1080/10485252.2015.1029474

Kwessi, E. , De Souza, G. , Ngwane, F. and Abebe, A. (2014), Atomic Decomposition of Weighted Lorentz Spaces and Operators. Journal of Function Spaces, Art. ID 626314, 9 pp. DOI:10.1155/2014/626314

Miakonkana, G. and Abebe, A. (2014). Iterative Rank Estimation for Generalized Linear Models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 151/152, 60-72. DOI:10.1016/j.jspi.2014.04.002

Abebe, A. and McKean, J. W. (2013), Weighted Wilcoxon Estimators in Nonlinear Regression. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 55, 401-420. DOI:10.1111/anzs.12046

Urbin, M. A. , Fleisig, G. S. , Abebe, A. and Andrews, J. R. (2013). Associations between Timing in the Baseball Pitch and Shoulder Kinetics, Elbow Kinetics, and Ball Speed. The American Journal of Sports Medicine, 41, 336-342. DOI:10.1177/0363546512467952

Kwessi, E. , De Souza, G. , Abebe, A.  and Aulaskari, R. (2013). Characterization of Lacunary Functions in Weighted Bergman-Besov-Lipschitz Spaces. Complex Variables and Elliptic Equations, 58, 2, 157-162. DOI:10.1080/17476933.2011.559544

Kwessi, E. , Alfonso, P. , De Souza, G. and Abebe, A.  (2012), A Note on Multiplication and Composition Operators in Lorentz Spaces. Journal of Function Spaces and Applications, Art. ID 293613, 10 pp. DOI:10.1155/2012/293613

Bindele, H. F. and Abebe, A. (2012), Bounded Influence Nonlinear Signed-Rank Regression. Canadian Journal of Statistics, 40, 172-189. DOI:10.1002/cjs.10134