__Published papers__

- ``Essai de classification de cellules cervicovaginales
saines et cancéreuses'', (with J. BERRUYER and M. JOURLIN),
*Arch. Anat. Cytol. Path.*, vol **27**, 5, 281-285, 1979.

- ``Analyse automatique des frottis cervicovaginaux
(II)'', (with J. BERRUYER and M. JOURLIN), *Arch. Anat. Cytol.
Path.*, vol **29**, 5, 282-286, 1981.

- ``Sur certains problèmes d'estimation
et de test concernant la moyenne d'un processus Gaussien'', *Ann.
Inst. H. Poincaré*, vol **18**, 3, 223-236, 1982.

- ``Analyse de la variance à deux
facteurs à ensemble de niveaux quelconque'', *C. R. Acad.
Sci. Paris*, série A, vol **294**, 417-419, 1982.

- ``Détermination de types de temps
et des conditions de diffusion associées par un traitement
statistique des données météo d'un site'',
*Revue de Radioprotection*, vol **17**, No 2, 71-82, 1982.

- ``Transformation de certaines fonctions
aléatoires Gaussiennes à valeurs dans un espace
de Banach en mouvement Brownien'', *C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris*,
série A, vol **296**, 451-454, 1983.

- ``Analysis of variance on function spaces'',
*Math. Oper. Forsch. und Statist.*, series Statistics, vol
**15**, 1, 59-71, 1984.

- ``On estimating the number of components
in a finite mixture of power series distributions'', (with J.
BERRUYER), *Computational statistics & Data Analysis*,
4, 229-241, 1986.

- ``Analyse statistique de champs poissonniens
et applications au traitement de données de multidétecteurs'',
(with J. BERRUYER), *Statistique et Analyse des données*,
1, 1-18, 1986.

- ``Statistical methods applied to PSD data:
Characterization of the detector response''. (with J. BERRUYER
and A. FILHOL), *Journal de Physique*, C5, **47**, 8,
17-25, 1986.

- ``Regression vectorielle multiple and
une généralisation multi-dimensionnelle de l'algorithme
de Gauss-Newton'', (with J.BERRUYER), *Statistique and Analyse
des données*, Vol **13**, 3, 1-13, 1988.

- ``Eigenfunction expansions for infinite
dimensional Ornstein-Uhlenbeck Processes'', (with R. CARMONA),
*Probability Theory and related fields*, **74**, 31-54,
1987.

- ``Parametric estimation of the mean of
a Gaussian process by the method of sieves'', *Journal of Multivariate
Analysis*, **26**, 1-16,1988.

- ``Nonparametric penalized maximum likelihood
estimation of the intensity of a counting process'', *Annals
of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics*, **41**, 4,
781-807, 1989.

- ``Simultaneous estimation of the mean
and the covariance of a Banach valued Gaussian process by the
method of sieves'', (with J. BEDER), *Statistics*, **20**,
Vol 1, 77-93, 1989.

- `` Estimation régulière
de la fonction d'intensité d'un processus ponctuel :
méthodes non paramétriques'', (with G. GREGOIRE),
*Cahiers du C.E.R.O*, **31**, 3-4, 1989.

- ``Penalized likelihood estimation for
rates with censored survival data'', (with G. GREGOIRE), *Scand.
Journal of Statistics*, **17**, p. 43-63, 1990.

- `` Maximum likelihood estimation methods
in powder diffraction experiments'', (with J. BERRUYER at A. FILHOL),
*Acta. Cryst.*, A **46**, 692-711, 1990.

- ``Accuracy of pulse oximetry during moderate
exercise : a comparative study'', (with J. C. BARTHELEMY and al.),
*Scand. J. Clin. Lab. Invest.*, vol **50**, 533-539, 1990.

- ``Taux de convergence pour des modèles
de régression à inf-convolution spline and applications'',
*Statistique and Analyse des données*, vol **16**,
2, 20-32, 1992.

- ``Nonparametric analysis of changes in
change-point hazard rate models: a point process approach'', (with
G.GREGOIRE), *Journal of Nonparametric statistics*, vol **1**,
161-172, 1994.

- ``An estimating function for a scalar
parameter in a covariance operator and its applications in ANACOVA,
(with C. LAVERGNE), *Decisions & Statistics*, **12**,
53-65, 1994.

- ``Smoothing Noisy Data with coiflets'',
*Statistica Sinica*, **4**, 651-678, 1994.

- ``Wavelet
methods for curve estimation'', (with G. GREGOIRE and I. McKEAGUE), *Journal of American Statistical Association*, **89**,
No 428, pp. 1340-1353, 1994.

- ``Discussion on Wavelet Shrinkage: Asymptopia'',
*J. R. S. S.*, series B, vol **57**, No 1, 1995.

- ``Smoothing noisy data with tapered coiflet
series'', *Scandinavian Journal of Statistics*, **23**,
No 3, 313-330, 1996.

- ``Maximal Blood Lactate Level acts as
a major discriminant variable in exercise testing for Coronary
Artery Disease Detection in men'', (with J. C. BARTHELEMY and
al.)*Circulation*, vol **93**, 246-252, 1996.

- ``Random design wavelet curve smoothing'',
(with G. GREGOIRE and P. VIAL), *Statistics & Probability
Letters*, **35**, 225-232, 1997.

- ``Model Selection using wavelet decomposition
and applications'', (with I. GIJBELS and G. GREGOIRE), *Biometrika*,
Vol **84**, 4, 751-763, 1997.

- ``Reducing bias in the analysis of counting
statistics data'', (with A. HAMMERSLEY), *Nuclear instruments
and Methods in Physics Research*, ser. A, **394**, 219-224,
1997.

- ``Data Compression for Diffraction Patterns'',
(with J. L. FERRER and M. ROTH), *Acta. Cryst.*, ser. D,
vol **54**, 184-199, 1998.

- ``Wavelet regression for random or irregular
design'', (with P.Dinh-Tuan) *Computational Statistics &
data analysis*, **28**, 353-369, 1998.

- ``Wavelets in Statistics: A Review'',
Invited discussion paper. *Journal of the Italian Statistical
Society*, vol **6**, 1, to appear 1999.

- ``Wavelet transform to quantify heart
rate variability and to assess its instantaneous changes'', (with
J.C. BARTHELEMY and al.), *Journal Appl. Physiology*, **86**,
3, 1081-1091, 1999.

- ``Density and hazard rate estimation for
right censored data using wavelet methods'', (with G. GREGOIRE
and G. NASON), *Journ. Royal Statist. Soc. B*, **61**,
1, 63-84, 1999.

- ``Wavelet Estimators for change-point
regression models'', *CRM - AMS Lecture Notes*, **18**,
335-346, 1999.

- ``Estimation semi-paramétrique
dans les familles doublement poissonniennes and application aux
spectres de diffraction'', (with J. BERRUYER and A. FILHOL), *Rev.
Stat. Appli.*, **XLVII**, 3, 57-80, 1999.

- ``Nonparametric estimation for the location
of a change-point in an otherwise smooth hazard function under
random censoring'', (with I. GIJBELS and B. MACGIBBON), *Scand.
J. Statist.*, **27**, 3, 501-519, 2000.

- ``Nonparametric Wavelet Regression for
Binary Response'', (with F. LEBLANC), *Statistics*, **34**,
183-213, 2000

- ``Relation between heart rate variability
and training load in middle-distance runners'', (with V. PICHOT,
F. ROCHE, J.-C. BARTHELEMY), *Medecine & Science in Sports
& Exercise*, **32**, 10, 1729--1736, 2000.

- ``Use of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
data to predict left ventricular mass in hypertension'' (with
Baguet JP, de Gaudemaris R, Mallion JM). *Blood. Press. Monit.*,
**6**, 1--8, 2001.

-" Wavelet Estimators in Nonparametric Regression: A Comparative Simulation Study", (with J. BIGOT and T. SAPATINAS), *Journal
of Statistical Software*, **6**, i06, 2001. (see http://www.jstatsoft.org/v06/i06)

- ``Detecting abrupt changes by wavelet methods'', (with I. GIJBELS), Discussion paper 9816, Institut de Statistique, UCL Louvain-La-Neuve, 2001.

- ``A wavelet method for unfolding sphere
size distributions'', (with J. FAN and I. GIJBELS), *Canadian
J. of Statistics, *Vol. 29, No 2, 251-268, 2001.

- ``Adaptive wavelet series estimation in separable nonparametric
regression models'', (with U. AMATO), *Statistics and Computing*,
**11**, 373--394, 2001

- ``Regularization of Wavelets Approximations'',
with discussion (with J. FAN), *J. Amer. Statist. Assoc*.,
**96**, No 455, 939-963, 2001.

- ``Wavelet Shrinkage for Natural Exponential
Families with Quadratic Variance Functions'', (with T. SAPATINAS),
*Biometrika*, **88**, 805--820, 2001.

- ``Wavelet Shrinkage for Natural Exponential Families with Cubic
Variance Functions'', (with B. BESBEAS and T. SAPATINAS), *Shankya*,
**63**, Series A, 309--327, 2001.

- ``Detecting abrupt changes by wavelet
methods'', (with I. GIJBELS), *J. Nonparam. Statist.,* **14**,
No 1-2, 7--29, 2002.

- ``Fourier series estimation in separable
models'', (with U. AMATO and I. De FEIS), *J. Computational
and Applied Mathematics*, **146/2**, 459--479, 2002.

- ``Quantification of cumulated physical fatigue at the workplace'', (with V. PICHOT, E. BOURIN, F. ROCHE, M. GARET, J.-M. GASPOZ, D. DUVERNEY, J.-R. LACOUR and J.-C. BARTHELEMY), *Eur J Physiol*, **445**, 10, 267--272, 2002.

-``Wavelet thresholding for some classes of non-Gaussian noise'', (with D. LEPORINI and J. C. PESQUET), *Statistica Neerlandica*, **56**, No 4, pp. 434--453, 2002.

-``Independent component discriminant analysis'', (with U. Amato and G. Gregoire), *International Mathematical Journal*, **3** , No. 7, 735 - 753, 2002.

- ``Effective Dimension Reduction Methods for Tumor Classification using Gene Expression Data'',

(with S. LAMBERT-LACROIX and F. LEBLANC), *Bioinformatics*, **19**, No 5, 563--570, 2003. Selected to be reprinted in the ``Year Book of Medical Informatics'', 2004.

- ``Wavelet methods for continuous-time prediction using representations of autoregressive processes in Hilbert spaces'', (with T. Sapatinas), *Journal of Multivariate Analysis*, **87**, 133--158, 2003.

- ``Segmentation of magnetic resonance brain images through discriminant analysis'', (with Amato, U. and Laborina, M. and Alfano, M.), *J. Neurosci. Methods*, **131**, 65--74, 2003.

-``Automatic smoothing with wavelets for a wide class of distributions'', (with S. SARDY and P. TSENG), *Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics*, **13**, 2, 399--421, 2004.

- ``Biological detection of low radiation doses by combining results of two microarray analysis methods" (with G. MERCIER, N. BERTHAULT, J. MARY, J. PEYRE, J-P.COMET, A. CORNUEJOL, C. FROIDEVAUX and M. DUTREIX), *Nucleid Acids Research*, **32**, 1, 1--7, 2004.

- ``Classification of images for classification with independent features'', (with A. GUERIN and H. LE BORGNE), *Pattern Recognition Letters*, 25, 2, 141--154, 2004.

-"Bayesian estimation in single-index models", (with G.GREGOIRE and I. McKEAGUE), *Statistica Sinica, 14, 4, 1147-1164,* 2004.

- ``Optimal testing in a fixed-effects functional analysis of variance models" (with Abramovich, F., Sapatinas, T. & Vidakovic, B.), *International Journal on Wavelets, Multiresolution and Information Processing*, **2 **, 4, 324--349, 2004.

- ``Dimension Reduction in Functional Regression with Applications" (with U. Amato and I. De Feiss), *Computational Satistics and Data Analysis*, **50**, 9, 2422-2446, 2006.

- ``Wavelet kernel penalized estimation for non-equispaced design regression'' (with U. Amato and M. Pensky), *Statistics and Computing*, **16**, 1, 37-56, 2006. (Matlab code)

- ``Parametric modelling of thresholds across scales in wavelet regression'', (with P. Fryzlewicz), *Biometrika*, **93**, 2, pp. 465–471, 2006. Software

- ``Poisson inverse problems''(with J. Bigot), *Annals of Statistics*, **34**, 5, 2132-2158, 2006.

- ``Wavelet Based Estimation for Univariate Stable Laws'', (with P. Goncalves and A. Feueverger), *Annals of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics*, **58**,4, 779-807, 2006.

- ``A Functional Wavelet-Kernel Approach for Continuous-time Prediction'', (with E. Paparoditis and T. Sapatinas), *J. R. S. S.*, series B, Part 5, 837-857, 2006.

-``Curvelet-based snake for multiscale detection and tracking of geophysical fluids'', (with J. Ma and F.-X. Le Dimet), *IEEE Trans. Geoscience and Rem. Sensing,* **44**, 12, 3626--3638, 2006.

- ``Nonparametric Pre-processing Methods and Inference Tools for Analyzing Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry Data'', (with J. Bigot, S. Lambert-Lacroix and F. Letue), *Current Analytical Chemistry*, **3**, 2, 127--147, 2007.

- ``Estimation and Inference in Functional Mixed-Effects models", (with T. Sapatinas), * Computational Satistics and Data Analysis, 51, 4793 - 4813, *2007.

- ``Estimation of piecewise-smooth functions by amalgamated bridge regression splines'', (with F. Abramovich et M. Pensky), *Shankya*, * 69, 1, 1 - 27, *2007.

- ``Penalized wavelet monotone regression'', (with J. Bigot and I. Gijbels), *Stat & Prob. Letters,* * 77*,

- ``Wavelet methods in Statistics: some recent developments and their applications '', * Statistics Surveys, 1, 16-55,* 2007.

-``Statistical cloud detection from SEVIRI multispectral images'' (with U. Amato, V. Cuomo, L. Cutillo, M. Franzese. L. Murino and C. Serio), *Remote Sensing of Environment,* **112**, 750 – 766, 2008.

- ``A multiscale approach for statistical characterization of spatially and temporally heterogeneous brain response images'', (with J. Bigot and R. von Sachs), *Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics*, **18**, 1, 216-237, 2009.

- `` Bandwidth selection for functional times series prediction'' , (with E. Paparoditis and T. Sapatinas), *Stat & Prob. Letters*, **79**, 6, 733-740, 2009.

- ``Technical note : Functional sliced inverse regression to infer temperature, water vapour and ozone from IASI data'' (with U. Amato, I. De Feis, M. Guido, M. Matricardi, and C. Serio),* Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discussions*, **9**, 2, 7589-7613, 2009.

- ``Some Statistical approaches for the analysis of biomedical functional data'', ECMI newletter **46**, 2, 2152-2155, 2009.

- `` Smoothing non equispaced heavy noisy data with wavelets'' , (with I. Gijbels and J.-M. Poggi), *Statistica Sinica, * special Issue on *MULTISCALE METHODS AND STATISTICS: A PRODUCTIVE MARRIAGE*, **19**, 4, 1371-1388, 2009.

- ``Comments on L1-Penalization for Mixture Regression Models'', *Test*, **19**, Number 2, 257-258, 2010.

- ``Peaks detection and alignment for MASS spectrometry data'', (with J. Bigot and S. Lambert-Lacroix), *Journal de la Société Française de Statistique, ***151***, *1, 17-37*,* 2010.

- ``Noisy Independent Factor Analysis Model for Density Estimation and Classification'', (with U. Amato, A. Samarov and A. Tsybakov), *Electronic Journal of Statistics*, **4**, 707-736, 2010.

- ``Clustering Functional data with wavelets'', (with X. Brossat, J. Cugliari and J.-M. Poggi), e-book of *COMPSTAT 2010, 697-704, Springer, 2010*.

- ``Lasso Logistic Regression, GSoft and the Cyclic Coordinate Descent Algorithm. Application to Gene Expression Data'', (with M. Garcia-Magarinos, R. Cao and W. Gonzalez-Manteiga), *Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology*, Volume 9, Issue 1, Article 30, 2010.

- ``The Danzig Selector for Regression with Right Censored Data'', (with F. Letue and P. Fryzlewicz), *Scandinavian Journal of Statistics*, **37**, 4, 531-552, 2010.

-``A sparse version of the ridge logistic regression for large-scale text categorization'' (with S. Aseervatham, M. Burlet, Y. Denneulin and E. Gaussier), *Pattern Recognition Letters*, **32**, 2, 101-106, 2011.

- ``Penalized likelihood regression for generalized linear models with nonquadratic penalties'', (with I. Gijbels et M. Nikolova), *Annals of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics*, **63**, 3, 585-616, 2011.

- ``Régression logistique et catégorisation de textes'', (with S. Aseervatham, M. Burlet, Y. Denneulin and E. Gaussier), in *Modèles probabilistes pour l'accès à l'information textuelle*, Editors: E. Gaussier and F. Yvon, Hermès Science, 97-120, 2011.

- ``A flexible framework for sparse simultaneous component based data integration", (with K. Van Deun, T. Wilderjans, R.A. van den Berg and I. Van Mechelen), *BMC Bioinformatics*, **12**, 448, 1-36, 2011.

- ``Spatio-temporal prediction for West Africa monsoon", (with C. Helbert, C. Prieur and L. Viry), *Environmetrics*, **23**, 24–36, 2012.

-``Variable selection in varying coefficient models using P-splines'', (with I. Gijbels and A. Verhasselt),* Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics*, **21**, 3, 1-24, 2012.

-``Variable selection in additive models using P-splines'', (with I. Gijbels and A. Verhasselt),*Technometrics*,** 54**, 4, 425–438, 2012.

- ``Prévision d’un processus à valeurs fonctionnelles en présence de non stationnarités. Application à la consommation d’électricité'', (with X. Brossat, J. Cugliari and J.-M. Poggi), *Journal of the French Statistical Society*,**153**, 2, 52--78, 2012.

-`` Clustering Functional Data Using Wavelets'', (with X. Brossat, J. Cugliari and J.-M. Poggi), *International Journal of Wavelets, Multiresolution and Information Processing, ***11**, 1, 1--30, 2013*.*

- ``Statistical classification for assessing PRISMA hyperspectral potential for agricultural land use", (with U. Amato, M.F. Carfora, P. Colandrea, V. Cuomoli, M. Franzese, S. Pignatti and C. Serio), in *IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing*, **6**, 2, 615--625, 2013. (doi : http://10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2255981)

- ``Penalized estimation in additive varying coefficient models using grouped regularization'', (with Irène Gijbels and Sophie Lambert-Lacroix), in *Statistical papers*, **55**, 727--750, 2014.

-``Nonparametric Regression Estimation with Incomplete Data: Minimax Global Convergence Rates and Adaptivity'' (with M. Pensky and T. Sapatinas), *ESAIM: Probability and Statistics*, **18**, 1, 1--41, 2014.

-``Cloud detection of MODIS multispectral images'' (with L. Morino, U. Amato, M.-F. Carfora, B. Huang, W. P. Menzel and C. Serio), *Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology*, Vol **31**, 347--365, February 2014.

- ``Une approche fonctionnelle pour la prévision non paramétrique de la consommation d’électricité'', (with X. Brossat, J. Cugliari and J.-M. Poggi), *Journal of the French Statistical Society*, **155**, 2, 202--219, 2014.

- ``Nonparametric local comparison of empirical distributions via nonparametric regression'', (with Hayat Mohamed and Ingrid K. Glad), * Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation*, 85, 12, 2384--2405, 2015.

- ``Discussion of ``Analysis of spatio-temporal mobile phone data: a case study in the metropoloitan area of Milan", (with J.-M. Poggi), * Statistical Methods and Applications*, 24, 307--312, 2015.

- ``A prediction interval for a function-valued forecast model'', (with X. Brossat, J. Cugliari and J.-M. Poggi), to appear in *International Journal of Forecasting, 2016*.

- ``Electricity forecasting using multi-step estimators of nonlinear additive models'', (with V. Thouvenot, A. Pichavant, X. Brossat, Y. Goude and J.-M. Poggi), to appear in *IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016*.

- ``Additive model selection", (with U. Amato and I. De Feiss), to appear in* Statistical Methods and Applications*, 2016.

- ``Joint estimation and variable selection for mean and dispersion in proper dispersion models", (with I. Gijbels, S. Lambert-Lacroix and J.-M. Poggi), *Electronic Journal of Statistics*, **10**, 1, 1630-1676, 2016.

__Papers in refereed Proceedings__

- ``Statistics on Banach spaces valued Gaussian
variables'', in *Probability on Banach space* III. Lecture
notes in Mathematics, vol **860**, 1-9, Springer-Verlag, 1981.

- ``Modèles d'analyse de la variance
à deux facteurs pour l'étude de données de
précipitation'', (with A. LE BRETON, S. DEGERINE, G. GREGOIRE
and S. MARTIN), *Cahiers de Géographie de Besançon*,
No 28, 1986.

- ``Kernel estimation in change-point hazard
rate models'', (with G. GREGOIRE), in *Curves and Surfaces*,
Edt P. J. Laurent, A. Le Méhauté and L. Schumaker,
Academic Press, pp. 11-16, 1991.

- ''Estimation non paramétrique d'une
densité de probabilité'', (with P. BARRAS and M.
COULIBALY), in *Progress in Wavelet Analysis and Applications*,
Editions Frontiers, pp 339-345, 1992.

- ``Learning Data Analysis and Mathematical
Statistics with a Macintosh'', (with J. BERRUYER and R. CARMONA),
in *Computer Intensive methods in Statistics*, Eds. W. Hardle
and L. Simar, pp. 73-84, Statistics & Computing, Physica-Verlag,
1993.

- ``Wavelet methods for smoothing noisy
data'', in *Wavelets, Images, and Surface Fitting*, AK Peters
ltd, pp 21-29, 1994.

- ``Nonparametric Wavelet estimation in
heteroscedastic regression models'', (with C. LAVERGNE), in *Wavelets
and Statistics*, Lecture Notes in Statistics, **103**, pp. 31-43, Springer Verlag, 1995.

- ``The characterization system: a statistical
approach for the determination of the range of code applicability'',
(with L. CARARRO, E. GAGNIER, A. NOURI and P. REUSS), to appear
in the Proceedings of the *Sixth International Conference on
Nuclear Criticality Safety*, ICNC'99, Sept 20-24, Versailles, France, 1999.

- `'Classification and segmentation of multispectral vegetation images", (with M. Franzese, U. Amato, M.F. Carfora, P. Colandrea, G. Manoni, S. Pignatti and C. Serio) *Proceedings of the IEEE Gold Remote Sensing Conference*, M. Migliaccio ed, 2004.

- `'Clustering Functional Data using Wavelets", (with X. Brossat, J. Cugliari and J.-M. Poggi), *Proceedings of the COMPSTAT 2010 Conference*, Paris, France, 22nd - 27th August, 2010.

- `'Adaptive estimation in high-dimensional response surface models via iterative thresholding regularization", (with S. Touzani and D. Busby), *JSM 2010*, Vancouver, Canada, July 31 - August 5, 2010.

- `'Automatic component selection in additive modeleng of French national electricity load forecasting", (with X. Brossat, Y. Goude, J.-M. Poggi and V. Thouvenot), to appear in* Proceedings of the second ISNPS conference*, Springer-Verlag, 2016.

__Books__

- ``*Régression non linéaire et applications*'', (with J. BERRUYER and R. CARMONA), Editions Economica, 1992.

- ``*Wavelets in Statistics*'',(co-editor G. OPPENHEIM), Lecture Notes in Statistics, vol **103**, Springer Verlag, 1995.

- ``*Modeling and stochastic learning for forecasting in high dimension*'',(co-editor X. BROSSAT and J.-M. POGGI), Lecture Notes in Statistics, Vol 217, Springer Verlag, 2015.

- May 1996, Invited Conference, ``Wavelets
estimators for change-point regression models", *Wavelets
and spline functions in Statistics*, CIRM, Montréal,
Canada.

- Feb. 1997, Invited Conference, ``Detecting
abrupt changes by wavelet methods.", *The art of Nonparametric
Statistics*, Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium.

- Sept. 1997, Invited Conference, ``Wavelets
in Statistics: A review'', Discussion meeting on the JISS paper
by A. Antoniadis, *Institute of the Italian Statistical Society*,
Rome, Italy.

- May 1998, Invited Conference, ``Nonparametric
estimation in change point hazard rate models'', *Workshop on
Statistical Models and Methods for Discontinuous Phenomena*,
Oslo, Norway.

- Feb. 1999, Invited Conference, ``Statistique
and ondelettes : Applications au domaine biomédical'',
*Journées Statistique et ondelettes*, SFDS, Institute
Henri Poincaré, Paris.

- Sept. 1999, Communication, ``The characterization
system: a statistical approach for the determination of the range
of code applicability'',*Sixth International Conference on Nuclear
Criticality Safety*, ICNC'99, Versailles.

- May 2000, Invited Conference ,``Wavelet regulartization'', 5th World Congress of the Bernoulli Society, Guanajuato, Mexico.

- May 2000. Invited Conference , ``Nonparametric estimation for the location of a change-point in an otherwise smooth hazard function under random censoring'', First International meeting on Actuarial and Finance Sciences, Samos, Greece.

- May 2001. Invited Conference , ``A wavelet
method for unfolding sphere size distributions'', International
workshop on ``*Statistics of Inverse Problems*", IHP,
Paris, France.

- August 2001. Invited Conference with discussion, ``Regularization of Wavelets Approximations'', (with J. FAN), JASA's Theory and Methods selected paper presented at the Join Statistical Meeting 2001, Atlanta.

- August 2001. Invited Conference , ``Model selection by Wavelet Networks and GNC'', section on Statistical Computing, JSM, Atlanta.

- May 2002. Invited talk, ``Wavelet FANOVA'', French Statistical Meeting 2002, Brussels, Belgium.

- July 2002. Invited talk, ``Wavelet methods for continuous-time prediction of ARH processes'', with Sapatinas, International Nonparametric Conference, Crete, Greece.

- September 2002. Invited talk, ``Regression tree methods and dimensionality reduction for ozone prediction'', French Statistical Conference on Pollution and Statistics, Rennes, France.

- April 2003. Invited talk, ``Penalized likelihood regression for generalized linear models with non quadratic penalties", University of Naples, Italy.

- November 2003. Invited talk, ``Stochastic methods for Sensitivity Analysis and Functional Analysis of Variance, GDR-MOMAS Workshop, CIRM, Marseille.

- May 2004. Invited talk, ``Wavelet kernel penalized estimation for random design regression'', Annual Meeting of the Statistical Society of Canada, SSC 2004, Montreal, Canada.

- July 2005. Invited talk, ``Estimation and inference in functional wavelet mixed-effects models'', International Seminar on Nonparametric Inference, ISNI 2005, La Coruna, Spain.

- February 2006. Invited talk, ``Outils statistiques pour l'analyse de sensibilité'', Planification d'expériences et analyse d'incertitudes pour les gros codes numériques : Approches Stochastiques, Toulouse, 2-3 février 2006.

- May 2006. Invited talk, ``Approches statistiques pour l'analyse de signaux biomédicaux'', Journée "Statistique et Santé", Université René Descartes, Paris, 5 Mai 2006.

- August 2007. Invited Discussion on the talks presented at the ISI 2007 Section ``*Multiscale lifting in statistics*'', International Statistical Institue 2007, Lisboa, Portugal.

- April 2008. Invited talk, ``The Danzig Selector for Regression with Right Censored Data'', Seminar, Oslo University, Oslo, Norway.

- May 2008. Invited talk, ``Statistical issues with mass spectrometry data'', Seminar, Institute of Applied Mathematics, CNR-Naples, Italy.

- June 2008. Invited talk, ``Smoothing non equispaced heavy noisy data with wavelets'', *Stochastic Analysis and Applications: from Mathematical Physics to Mathematical Finance*, June 13-15, Princeton, NJ, USA.

- November 2008. Invited talk, ``Wavelet methods in Statistics: some recent developments and their applications'', *ISNI 2008, International Seminar on Nonparametric Inference*, November 5-7, Vigo, Spain.

- November 2008. Invited talk, ``Smoothing non equispaced heavy noisy data with wavelets'', *IFMSR 2008, International workshop on Flexible Modelling : Smoothing and Robustness*, November 12-14, Leuven, Belgium.

- August 2009, ``The Danzig Selector for Regression with Right Censored Data'', *ISI 2009, * August 15-22, *Durban*, South Africa.

- February 2010, ``Regularization and Shrinkage for Model Selection in Sparse Models'', *UCT Seminar, * February 16, *Cape Town*, South Africa.

- March 2011. Invited talk, ``Regularization and shrinkage for model selection in sparse GLM models", in *Statlearn'11, Challenging problems in Statistical Learning*, March 17-18, *Grenoble*, France.

- June 2012. Special invited talk, ``Smoothing and variable selection using P-splines", in *1st Conference of the International Society for Nonparametric Statistics*, June 15-19, *Chalkidiki*, Greece.

- July 2012. Laplace Lecture of the Bernoulli Society, ``Wavelet methods for Continuous-Time Prediction by means of Markov Switching Autoregressive Hilbert space processes", 8th* World Congress in Probabiity and Statistics*, July 9-14, *Istambul*, Turkey.

- August 2012. Invited talk, ``Functional Time Series Prediction and Applications", Joint Statistical Meeting (ASA and IMS), JSM2012, *Sand Diego*, USA.

- December 2013. Invited talk, ``Local Comparison of empirical distributions via nonparametric regression", 25th Anniversary of LStat, KUL, *Leuven*, Belgium.

- June 2014. Invited talk, ``Variable selection in high-dimensional exponential dispersion models",* 2nd ISNPS conference, June 12th-16th*, Cadiz, Spain.

- September 2015. Invited talks, A series of 3 lectures,* workshop conference of the Eastern Cape Chapter of the South African Statistical Association, Sept. 9th-11th*, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa.

- December 2015. Invited talk, Wavelet estimation and variable selection for additive partial linear models, *8th International Conference of the ERCIM WG on
Computational and Methodological Statistics (CMStatistics 2015), Dec. 12-14th*, Senate House, University of London, UK.

- March 2016. Invited talk (join with I. Gijbels), ``Variable selection in high-dimensional exponential dispersion models",* Western Cape Chapter of SASA meeting, March 11*, Stellenbosh, South Africa.

**Lectures in International
Research Schools**

- September 2000, ``Ondelettes, Images et
Applications", *Ecole Franco-Marocaine de Calcul Numerique
et
Symbolique*, Rabat, Maroc,.

- April 2001, ``Wavelets and Statistics",
*XIX session of the Computational Mathematics
School,* organised by the Istituto per Applicazioni della Matematica of the Italian National Research Council, Vico Equense.

- September 2001, ``De la séparation de sources à l'analyse en composantes indépendantes: Méthodes, algorithmes et applications", Villard-de-Lans.

- November 2002, ``Nonparametric Function
Estimation: Basics and Applications'', *1st Probability and
Statistics Seminar Series
on Nonparametric Statistics and Time Series Analysis*, University
of Cyprus .

- May 2003, ``A short course on computational and statistical aspects of microarray analysis'', jointly with R. Gentleman, University of Milan, Italy.

- July 2004, ``Wavelets for regression'', Wavelet And Multifractal Analysis 2004, Cargese, Corsica, France.

- June 2005, ``A short course on sensitivity and uncertainty analysis'', CEA-EDF-INRIA, Paris, France.

- March 2006, ``A short course on Support Vector Machines and Statistical Learning'', Institute of Statistics, UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.

- October 2006, ``Ondelettes: Part I and Part II'', Nonparametric approaches in regression, C.I.R.M. - Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques, Marseilles, France.

- October 2007, ``*Longitudinal and Functional data Analysis*'', International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy.

- October 2007, `*`A short course on Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces and their Applications in Statistics*'', Department of Statistics, UPS of Toulouse, Nissan lez Enserune, France.