Research

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

Recent Publications

  • Chen, X. , Abebe, A. , Zhang, K. and Jahera, J. S. (2014+), Country Banking Crisis Prediction Using Transvariation Analysis. Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, in press.
  • Kwessi, E. , Abebe, A. , De Souza, G. (2014+), Efficient Rank Regression with Wavelet Estimated Scores. Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods, in press.
    DOI: 10.1080/03610926.2012.712188
  • 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 Inuence Nonlinear Signed-Rank Regression. Canadian Journal of Statistics, 40, 172-189.
    DOI: 10.1002/cjs.10134
  • Abebe, A. , McKean, J. W. and Bindele, H. F. (2012), On the Consistency of a Class of Nonlinear Regression Estimators. Pakistan Journal of Statistics and Operations Research, 8, 3, 543-555.
    http://www.pjsor.com/index.php/pjsor/article/viewArticle/526
  • Gong, Y. and Abebe, A. (2012), On the Iteratively Reweighted Rank Regression Estimator. Communications in Statistics – Simulation and Computation, 41, 2, 155-166.
    DOI: 10.1080/03610918.2011.581779
  • Abebe, A. and Nudurupati, S. V. (2011). Smooth Nonparametric Allocation for Classication. Communications in Statistics – Simulation and Computation, 40, 5, 694-709.
    DOI:10.1080/03610918.2010.551013
  • Quintero, H. E. , Hutson, A. , Chaimongkol, A. , Davis, D. A. , Dunham, R. and Abebe, A. (2009). Eects of Varying Dietary Protein Levels and Feeding Frequencies on Condition and Reproductive Performance of Channel Catsh to Produce Hybrid Catsh. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society, 40, 601-615.
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-7345.2009.00281.x
  • Nudurupati, S. V. and Abebe, A. (2009). A Nonparametric Allocation Scheme for Classication Based on Transvariation Probabilities. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 78, 977-987.
    DOI: 10.1080/00949650802074472
  • Singh, P. and Abebe, A. (2009). Comparing Several Exponential Populations with more than One Control. Statistical Methods and Applications, 18, 359-374.
    DOI: 10.1007/s10260-008-0092-x
  • Abebe, A. and Nudurupati, S. V. (2009). Rank-Based Classication Using Robust Discriminant Functions. Communications in Statistics – Computation and Simulation, 38, 2, 199-214.
    DOI: 10.1080/03610910802446993
  • Billor, N. , Abebe, A. , Turkmen, A. , Nudurupati, S. V. (2008). Classication Based on Depth Transvariations. Journal of Classification, 25, 249-260.
    DOI: 10.1007/s00357-008-9015-7
  • Crimin, K. , Abebe, A. , McKean, J. W. (2008). Robust General Linear Models and Graphics via a User Interface. Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, 7(1), 318330.
    http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/jmasm/vol7/iss1/28
  • Jolly, C. , Namugabo, E. and Abebe, A. (2008). Food Safety Issues Between Latin American and Caribbean Countries. Tropical Agriculture, 85 (2), 175-184.
  • Abebe, A. and Singh, P. (2008). An Exact Test for U-Shaped Alternatives of Location Parameters: the Exponential Distribution Case. Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods, 37 : 1, 3745.
    DOI: 10.1080/03610920701648755

Refereed Proceedings

  • Jenda, O. , Marghitu, D. , Dunn, C. , Abebe, A. Shannon, D. , Chidume, C. , McCullough, B. (2013), Effective Strategies to Attract Gifted and Talented Students with Disabilities in Higher Education STEM Fields. Alabama Alliance for Students With Disabilities in STEM Case Study. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Transformative Science and Engineering, Business and Social Innovation, 147-152. http://icel.tamuc.edu/SDPS2013_Proceedings.pdf
  • Abebe, A. and Yin, S. (2010). Application of Nonparametric Discriminant Analysis for Assessing Food Safety Issues of Caribbean Imports. Proceedings of the 28th West Indies Agricultural Conference, 126-134. http://purl.umn.edu/122882