Research

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

Selected Recent Publications

Singh, S., Srivastava, P., Mitra, S., Abebe, A. (2016), Climate variability and irrigation impacts on streamflows in a Karst watershed – A systematic evaluation. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 8, 274-286. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejrh.2016.07.001

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, 6(21): 7586-7595. 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