QMCS Colloquium to examine the basics of wavelets St. Thomas Newsroom November 1, 1999 The next QMCS Colloquium will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, in Room 275, Owens Science Hall. Refreshments will be served at 2:50 p.m.Dr. German Pliego of the Quantitative Methods and Computer Science Department will speak on “Wavelets From S-Plus for Density Estimation: A Basic Tool of Applied Statistics.” The talk will introduce the basics of wavelets. Pliego will include a demonstration of the use of S-Plus statistical software.Pliego earned his Ph.D. in statistics from Purdue University, writing a thesis on wavelets in statistics. He has held academic and governmental positions in Mexico and taught at Purdue before joining St. Thomas in October 1998.RelatedQMCS colloquium WednesdayAlumnus to speak at QMCS colloquium Oct. 6U of M professor to discuss scientific computationWhat is UST’s artificial intelligence lab up to these days?