Mailing address: Department
of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Ottawa, 585 King
Edward, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, CANADA

email: givanoff at uottawa.ca

**Research Interests:**

Probability theory and stochastic processes: in
particular, stochastic processes indexed by sets, martingales,
Markov processes, point processes, survival analysis,
exchangeability, limit theory

**Recent publications**

**1. Research monographs:**

- B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (2000).
**Set-Indexed Martingales.**Chapman & Hall/CRC Press, Boca Raton. - L. Gorostiza and B.G. Ivanoff (2000), eds.
**Stochastic Models,**Proceedings of the International Conference on Stochastic Models, June 1998. Canadian Mathematical Society Conference Proceedings**26.**

- I. Abdelrazeq, B.G. Ivanoff and R. Kulik (2014). Model
verification for Levy-driven Ornstein-Uhlenbeck processes. Electronic Journal of Statistics
8, 1-29-1062.

- F. El Ktaibi, B.G. Ivanoff and N.C. Weber (2014).
Bootstrapping the empirical distribution of a linear process.
Statistics and Probability
Letters 93, 134-142.

- A. Jordan and B.G. Ivanoff (2013) Multidimensional p-p
plots and precedence tests for point processes on R^d.
Journal of Multivariate
Analysis 115, 122-137.

- A. Carabarin-Aguirre and B.G. Ivanoff (2012). Path-dependent estimation of a distribution under generalized censoring. Mathematical Methods of Statistics 21, 61-92.
- A. Carabarin-Aguirre and B.G.
Ivanoff (2010). Estimation of a distribution under
generalized censoring. Journal
of Multivariate Analysis 101, 1501-1519 ;
DOI:10.1016/j.jmva.2009.12.016

- B.G. Ivanoff and N.C. Weber (2010). Asymptotic results
for spatial causal ARMA models. Electronic Journal of Statistics, Vol.
4, 15-35. DOI: 10.1214/09-EJS533.

- B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (2009) Optimal detection of a change-set in a spatial Poisson process. Annals of Applied Probability 20, 640-659; DOI: 10.1214/09-AAP629.
- A.R. Dabrowski, B.G. Ivanoff and R. Kulik (2009) Some notes on Poisson limits for empirical processes. Canadian Journal of Statistics 37, 327-346.
- A. Jordan and B.G. Ivanoff (2009) One-dimensional P-P
plots and precedence tests for point processes. Mathematical Methods of
Statistics 18, 134-158.

- A. Carbarin-Aguirre and B.G. Ivanoff (2009)
Multidimensional hazard estimation under generalized
censoring. Electronic
Journal of Statistics, 3, 349-375.

- B.G. Ivanoff (2009) Multi-parameter renewal processes and
simulation of forest fires. Environmental
and
Ecological
Statistics,
16. 153-171.

- B.G. Ivanoff, E. Merzbach and M. Plante
(2007). A compensator characterization of point processes on
topological lattices.
**Electronic Journal of Probability 12,**47-74. - B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (2006). What is
a multi-parameter renewal process?
**Stochastics 78,**411-441. - B.G. Ivanoff and N.C. Weber (2005).
Spreadable arrays and martingale structures.
**Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society 79,**277-296. - B.G. Ivanoff and N.C. Weber (2004).
Predictable sampling for partially exchangeable arrays.
**Statistics and Probability Letters 70,**95-108**.** - B.G.I vanoff and E. Merzbach (2004). Random
clouds and an application to censoring in survival analysis.
**Stochastic Processes and their Applications 111,**259-279. - B.G. Ivanoff and P. Sawyer (2002). Local
times for processes indexed by a partially ordered set.
**Statistics and Probability Letters 61,**1-15**.** - B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (2002). Random
censoring in set-indexed survival analysis.
**Annals of Applied Probability 12,**944-971. - R.M. Balan and B.G. Ivanoff (2002). A Markov
property for set-indexed processes.
**Journal of Theoretical Probability 15**, 553-558. - B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (2000). A
Skorokhod topology for a class of set-indexed functions.
**Skorokhod's Ideas in Probability Theory,**V. Korolyuk, N. Portenko, H. Syta, eds. Proceedings of the Institute of Mathematics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine**32**, 172-178. - B.G. Ivanoff and N.C. Weber (1998). Tail
probabilities for weighted sums of products of normal random
variables.
**Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society 58,**239-244. - B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (1997). Poisson
convergence for set-indexed empirical porcesses.
**Statistics and Probability Letters 32,**81-86. - B.G. Ivanoff, Y-X. Lin and E. Merzbach
(1996). Weak convergence of set-indexed point processes.
**Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics 55,**46-58. - B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (1996). A
martingale characterization of the set-indexed Brownian
motion.
**Journal of Theoretical Probability 9,**903-913. - A. Dabrowski, Y. Fang and B.G. Ivanoff
(1996). Strong approximations for multiparameter martingales.
**Stochastics and Stochastics Reports 56,**241-270. - B.G. Ivanoff and N.C. Weber (1996). Some
characterizations of partial exchangeability.
**Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society Series A 61,**345-359. - B.G. Ivanoff (1996). Stopping times and
tightness for multiparameter martingales.
**Statistics and Probability Letters 28,**111-114.

- B. G. Ivanoff (2003) Set-indexed processes:
distributions and weak convergence. In
**Topics in Stochastic Spatial Processes, Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1802,**Sringer-Verlag, Berlin, 85-125.

**4. Articles in refereed conference proceedings:**

- A. Carbarin-Aguirre, B.G. Ivanoff and A.
Jordan (2007). Filtering of multiparameter processes: theory
and applications. In
**Math Everywhere: Deterministic and Stochastic Modelling in Biomedicine, Economics and Industry.**Springer-Verlag, 103-114. - B.G. Ivanoff and E. Merzbach (2000).
Set-indexed Markov processes. In
**Stochastic Models,**Canadian Mathematical Society Conference Proceedings**26,**217-232**.** - B.G. Ivanoff and N.C. Weber (1998). A
maximal inequality and tightness for multiparameter stochastic
processes. In
**Asymptotic Methods in Probability and Statistics,**B. Szyszkowicz, ed. Elsevier Science, 359-369.