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Department of Environmental and Public Health Sciences

Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

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Marepalli Rao

  • B.S.: Madras University
  • M.S.: Madras University
  • Ph.D.: Indian Statistical Institute
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Peer Reviewed Publications

Holland C.; Mast T.; Rao M.; Rich K. 12-01-2018. Characterization of cavitation-radiated acoustic power using diffraction correction Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 144 6, 3563-3574

Kasala S.; Rao M.; Zhang H. 12-01-2011. Probabilistic recurrence relations Advances in Directional and Linear Statistics: A Festschrift for Sreenivasa Rao Jammalamadaka, , 217-233

Boyce S.; Butler D.; Juncosa-Melvin N.; Kinneberg K.; Nirmalanandhan V.; Powell H.; Rao M. 12-01-2007. Evaluation of a novel scaffold material for tendon tissue engineering Proceedings of the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference 2007, SBC 2007, , 1005-1006

Bradica G.; Butler D.; Dressler M.; Gooch C.; Juncosa-Melvin N.; Nirmalanandhan V.; Rao M.; Shearn J. 12-01-2007. Mechanical stimulation of tissue engineered tendon constructs: Effect of scaffold materials Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 129 6, 919-923

Rao C.; Rao M.; Zhang H. 12-01-2007. One bulb? Two bulbs? How many bulbs light up? - A discrete probability problem involving dermal patc Sankhya: The Indian Journal of Statistics, 69 2, 137-161

Butler D.; Gooch C.; Jain A.; Juncosa-Melvin N.; Nirmalanandhan V.; Rao M.; Shearn J. 12-01-2006. Optimizing the mechanical stimulus in culture to improve construct biomechanics for tendon repair MCB Molecular and Cellular Biomechanics, 3 4, 131-133

Butler D.; Haridas B.; Nirmalanandhan V.; Rao M.; Sacks M. 12-01-2005. Effect of length of the engineered tendon construct on its structure-function relationships in cultu Proceedings of the 2005 Summer Bioengineering Conference, 2005 , 1388-1389

Rao M.; Terpstra J. 11-15-2002. On the asymptotic distribution of a multivariate GR-estimate for a VAR(p) time series Statistics and Probability Letters, 60 2, 219-230

Bradica G.; Butler D.; Gooch C.; Jain A.; Juncosa-Melvin N.; Nirmalanandhan V.; Rao M.; Shearn J. 11-01-2008. Improving linear stiffness of the cell-seeded collagen sponge constructs by varying the components o Tissue Engineering - Part A., 14 11, 1883-1891

Jia X.; Rao M.; Zhang H. 11-01-2003. On weak consistency in linear models with equi-correlated random errors Statistics, 37 6, 463-473

Ghosh C.; Rao M.; Roy S. 10-29-2012. Modeling and validation of channel idleness and spectrum availability for cognitive networks IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 30 10, 2029-2039

Agrawal D.; Cordeiro C.; Ghosh C.; Rao M. 09-28-2009. Markov chain existence and hidden markov models in spectrum sensing 7th Annual IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications, PerCom 2009, ,

Jiang T.; Rao M.; Wang X. 09-03-1992. Moderate deviations for some weakly dependent random processes Statistics and Probability Letters, 15 1, 71-76

Mitra R.; Rao M.; Zhang H. 09-01-2006. On the generalized maximum likelihood estimator of survival function under Koziol-Green model Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 136 9, 3032-3051

Elias E.; Jauhar P.; Rao M.; Satyavathi V. 09-01-2004. Effects of growth regulators on in vitro plant regeneration in durum wheat Crop Science, 44 5, 1839-1846

Ogunyemi T.; Rao M. 09-01-1998. On s - and (m,s) -optimality of minimal incomplete block designs Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 73 1-2, 189-195

Ogunyemi T.; Qu X.; Rao M. 08-07-2009. On a nonbinary S-Optimal design over a class of minimally connected binary row-column designs Progress in Applied Statistics Research, , 223-234

Butler D.; Haridas B.; Nirmalanandhan V.; Rao M.; Sacks M. 07-26-2007. Effect of length of the engineered tendon construct on its structure-function relationships in cultu Journal of Biomechanics, 40 11, 2523-2529

Haridas B.; Karkhanis T.; Morales D.; Rao M.; Zafar F. 06-01-2016. Tracheal cartilage ring biomechanical properties for pediatric exostent design Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME, 10 2,

Haynes E.; Pirko I.; Rao M.; Sahay R. 06-01-2012. Assessment of sexual satisfaction in relation to potential sexual problems in women with multiple sc Sexuality and Disability, 30 2, 227-236

Aronow B.; Bezerra J.; Bove K.; Chakraborty R.; Jegga A.; Kaimal V.; Magee J.; Mourya R.; Moyer K.; Pacheco C.; Rao M.; Shivakumar P.; Xu H. 05-13-2010. Staging of biliary atresia at diagnosis by molecular profiling of the liver Genome Medicine, 2 5,

Carey P.; Rao M.; Williams D. 04-27-2012. Impact of a transfusion-related acute lung injury reduction strategy on apheresis platelet collectio Journal of Clinical Apheresis, 27 4, 205-211

Alfageeh A.; Ali S.; Bakari A.; Rao M.; Sahly A. 04-01-2018. A retrospective study to investigate the impact of immigration on tuberculosis control program by DO Journal of Public Health (Germany), 26 2, 163-175

Grinshpun S.; Kim J.; Peck R.; Rao M.; Reponen T.; Yermakov M. 03-01-2016. Efficiency of portable HEPA air purifiers against traffic related combustion particles Building and Environment, 98 , 21-29

Rao M.; Zhang H. 03-01-2006. Maximum likelihood estimation in linear models with equi-correlated random errors Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 48 1, 79-93

Lin C.; Oria M.; Peiro J.; Pulliam S.; Rao M.; Signey L.; Tatu R. 02-01-2019. Using poly(l-lactic acid) and poly(?-caprolactone) blends to fabricate self-expanding, watertight an Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials, 107 2, 295-305

Bates N.; Nesbitt R.; Rao M.; Schaffner G.; Shearn J. 02-01-2018. Effects of Population Variability on Knee Loading During Simulated Human Gait Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 46 2, 284-297

Brokamp C.; Jandarov R.; LeMasters G.; Rao M.; Ryan P. 02-01-2017. Exposure assessment models for elemental components of particulate matter in an urban environment: A Atmospheric Environment, 151 , 1-11

Cheng F.; Huang C.; Rao M.; Zhang H. 02-01-2016. A discrete probability problem in card shuffling Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 45 3, 612-620

Jauhar P.; Rahman H.; Rao M. 01-08-2008. Homoeologous group-5 chromosome effects on the ability of durum and bread wheats to produce haploids Journal of Crop Improvement, 21 1, 1-11

Ndikintum N.; Rao M. 01-02-2016. A Special Inference Problem in Repeated Measures Design—Test of Statistical Hypothesis on Accuracy R Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research, 8 1, 60-76

Boyce S.; Ishikawa K.; MacAuslan J.; Rao M. 01-01-2019. Application of a Landmark-Based Method for Acoustic Analysis of Dysphonic Speech Journal of Voice, ,

Brokamp C.; Jandarov R.; Rao M.; Ryan P. 01-01-2017. A comparison of resampling and recursive partitioning methods in random forest for estimating the as Stat, 6 1, 360-372

Aschbacher-Smith L.; Breidenbach A.; Butler D.; Dyment N.; Jiang R.; Kadler K.; Liu C.; Liu H.; Lu Y.; Rao M.; Rowe D.; Shearn J.; Wylie C. 01-01-2015. Ablating hedgehog signaling in tenocytes during development impairs biomechanics and matrix organiza Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 33 8, 1142-1151

Breidenbach A.; Butler D.; Dyment N.; Kadler K.; Lu Y.; Rao M.; Rowe D.; Shearn J. 01-01-2015. Fibrin gels exhibit improved biological, structural, and mechanical properties compared with collage Tissue Engineering - Part A, 21 3-4, 438-450

Brokamp C.; Fan Z.; Rao M.; Ryan P. 01-01-2015. Does the elemental composition of indoor and outdoor PM2.5 accurately represent the elemental compos Atmospheric Environment, 101 , 226-234

Ahmad S.; Barthe P.; Fosnight T.; Hooi F.; Keil R.; Mast T.; Rao M.; Ren X.; Subramanian S.; Wang Y. 01-01-2014. Motion-corrected echo decorrelation imaging of in vivo focused and bulk ultrasound ablation in a rab IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS, , 2161-2164

Bannerman-Thompson H.; Bernstein D.; Boulet L.; Cartier A.; Frye B.; Gautrin D.; Germolec D.; Johnson V.; Kashon M.; Lummus Z.; Luster M.; Quirce S.; Rao M.; Sastre J.; Tarlo S.; Wang W.; Yucesoy B. 01-01-2014. Genetic variants in the major histocompatibility complex class i and class II genes are associated w Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 56 4, 382-387

Bannerman-Thompson H.; Rao M. 01-01-2014. Sample Size Calculations with R: Level 2 Handbook of Statistics, 32 , 221-255

Bessho K.; Bezerra J.; Jegga A.; Magee J.; Mourya R.; Rao M.; Shivakumar P.; Walters S. 01-01-2014. Gene expression signature for biliary atresia and a role for interleukin-8 in pathogenesis of experi Hepatology, 60 1, 211-223

Kasala S.; Rao M. 01-01-2014. Sample Size Calculations with R: Level 1 Handbook of Statistics, 32 , 177-220

Mallick P.; Rao M. 01-01-2014. Graphics Miscellanea Handbook of Statistics, 32 , 93-142

Rao C.; Rao M. 01-01-2014. Bayesian networks Handbook of Statistics, 32 , 357-385

Abebe T.; Beyene J.; Chakraborty R.; Ding L.; Goldberg A.; Khurana Hershey G.; Martin L.; Mersha T.; Rao M.; Rothenberg M.; Wilke R.; Woo J. 01-01-2013. Rank-based genome-wide analysis reveals the association of Ryanodine receptor-2 gene variants with c Human Genomics, 7 1,

Fosnight T.; Mast T.; Rao M.; Schmidt D.; Subramanian S. 01-01-2013. TU?E?144?02: Dependence of Ultrasound Echo Decorrelation On Tissue Temperature During Radiofrequency Medical Physics, 40 6, 451

Agrawal D.; Ghosh C.; Rao M.; Roy S. 01-01-2010. Spectrum occupancy validation and modeling using real-time measurements Proceedings of the Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, MOBICOM, , 25-30

Butler D.; Gooch C.; Juncosa-Melvin N.; Nirmalanandhan V.; Rao M.; Shearn J. 01-01-2008. Effect of scaffold material, construct length and mechanical stimulation on the in vitro stiffness o Journal of Biomechanics, 41 4, 822-828

Abu-Taleb A.; Rao M.; Zhang H. 01-01-2003. Periodic inspection plans: The case of Weibull distribution Metrika, 58 1, 15-30

Almouslem A.; Bommineni V.; Jauhar P.; Peterson T.; Rao M. 01-01-1998. Haploid durum wheat production via hybridization with maize Crop Science, 38 4, 1080-1087

Jiang T.; Rao M.; Wang X. 01-01-1995. Large deviations for moving average processes Stochastic Processes and their Applications, 59 2, 309-320

Li D.; Rao M.; Wang X. 01-01-1995. On the strong law of large numbers and the law of the logarithm for weighted sums of independent ran Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 52 2, 181-198

Rao M.; Wang X.; Yang X. 01-01-1993. Convergence rates on strong laws of large numbers for arrays of rowwise independent elements Stochastic Analysis and Applications, 11 1, 115-132

Babu G.; Rao C.; Rao M. 01-01-1992. Nonparametric estimation of specific occurrence/exposure rate in risk and survival analysis Journal of the American Statistical Association, 87 417, 84-89

Rao M.; Wang X. 01-01-1990. A note on convergence in Banach spaces of cotype p Statistics and Probability Letters, 10 5, 391-396