Disputation for Mohsen Taheri Shalemani

Monday 24 June 2024 10:00-15:30,
UiS, Kjølv Egelands Hus,

Philosophiae Doctor Disputation at Faculty of Science and Technology.

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Mohsen Taheri Shalemani will defend his PhD thesis at the University of Stavanger, Kjølv Egeland House. 

Kl. 10.00: Trial lecture "The logic of Null Distribution Hypothesis and the Pitfalls of p-values in Medical Data Analysis"

Kl. 12.15: Disputation “Shape Statistics via Skeletal Structures”

Both the disputation and trial lecture are open to all interested/the public

Assessment Committee:

  • Dr. Xavier Pennec, INRIA, National Institute for Research, France
  • Associate Professor Thomas Fletcher, University of Virginia, USA
  • Associate Professor Mahdieh Khanmohammadi, University of Stavanger, administrator


  • Main supervisor: Professor Jörn Schultz, University of Stavanger
  • Co-supervisor: Professor Jan Terje Kvaløy, University of Stavanger
  • Co-supervisor: Professor Stephen M. Pizer, University of North Carolina, USA

Chair of the defense: 

  • Head of Department Bjørn Auestad, Department of Mathematics and Physics, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Stavanger

Digital participation in Zoom

Meeting ID: 627 2953 6629

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