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Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.

No matter how far a person can go the horizon is still way beyond you.
 

~Zora Neale Hurston
 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Cataron, A.; Andonie, R.; Chueh, Y. “Asymptotically Unbiased Estimation of A Nonsymmetric Dependence Measure Applied to Sensor Data Analytics and Financial Time Series”, International Journal of Computers Communications & Control, No. 4/2017.

Chueh, Y.; Andonie, R.; Cataron, A. “Stochastic Modeling of Mortality Rate: Unilateral Dependency Applied to the 2000-2008 SOA IAEC Data for Older Age Mortality Modeling”, ARCH Actuarial Research Clearing House, Society of Actuaries, 2017.

Chueh, Y.; Cataron, A.; Andonie. R. “Mortality Rate Modeling of Joint Lives and Survivor Insurance Contracts Tested by A Novel Unilateral Dependence Measure”, IEEE SSCI 2016.

Cataron, A., Andonie, R., Chueh, Y. “Financial Data Analysis Using the Informational Energy Unilateral Dependency Measure”, Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, IJCNN 2015, Killarney, Ireland, July 12-17, 2015.

Jim Smigaj, Yvonne Chueh, John Anvik, Paul H. Johnson, Jr. “Actuarial Model Outcome Optimal Fit (AMOOF) 3.0—Probability Modeling Tool for Education and Research” ARCH Actuarial Research Clearing House, Society of Actuaries, 2015.

Yvonne Chueh. “Software For Teaching Probability Models” Expanding Horizons, Education & Research Section, Society of Actuaries, October 2015.

Cataron, A., Andonie, R., Chueh, Y. “kNN Estimation of The Unilateral Dependency Measure between Random Variables”, Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Data Mining (CIDM 2014), IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI), Orlando, Florida, 471-478, ISBN: 978-1-4799-4519-1, December 2014.

Yvonne Chueh. “Teaching Future Actuaries: Learn. Do. Automate Loss Modeling.” Expanding Horizons Education & Research Section, Society of Actuaries, October 2014.
      
Yvonne Chueh. “Teaching Matters: You Do Not Really Understand MLC Unless-” Expanding Horizons, Education & Research Section, Society of Actuaries, April 2014.
         
Cataron, A., Andonie, R., Chueh, Y.  “Asymptotically Unbiased Estimator of the Informational Energy with kNN”, International Journal of Computers, Communications & Control, 8:689-698, ISSN 1841-9836, October 2013.
     
Paul H. Johnson, Jr., Yvonne C. Chueh, and Yongxue Qi, “Small Sample Stochastic Tail Modeling: Tackling Sampling Errors and Sampling Bias by Pivot-Distance Sampling and Parametric Curve Fitting Techniques”, ARCH Actuarial Research Clearing House, Society of Actuaries, 2012.

PRESENTATIONS  

   

“Canadian Life Insurance Industry Innovation”, Melissa Carruthers, FSA, FCIA, Presenter; Yvonne Chueh, Moderator, 2017 SOA Life & Annuity Symposium, Seattle, WA, May 2017.    
         
“Innovation (US Life Insurance Industry)” Ata Azarshahi, Presenter; Yvonne Chueh, Moderator, 2017 SOA Life & Annuity Symposium, Seattle, WA, May 2017.   

“Pet Health Insurance”, Christopher Meredith, Insurance Guy Lori Weyuker Presenters; Yvonne Chueh, Moderator, 2017 SOA Life & Annuity Symposium, Seattle, WA, May 2017.

Chueh, Y.; Cataron, A.; Andonie. R. “Mortality Rate Modeling of Joint Lives and Survivor Insurance Contracts Tested by A Novel Unilateral Dependence Measure”, IEEE SSCI Athens, Greece, December 2016.

“Scenario Reduction Technique: The Three Plus Two Methods—Theory, Process, and New Test Results on VA and UL”, Annual Meeting & Exhibits, Society of Actuaries, Invited Panelist and Presenter, Las Vegas, USA, October 2016.

“Stochastic Modeling of Mortality Rate: Unilateral Dependency Applied to the 2000-08 SOA IAEC Data For Older Age Mortality Modeling”, SOA Actuarial Research Conference, University of Minnesota, Presenter, Minneapolis, USA, July 2016.

 “Older Age Mortality Analysis Using Modern Statistical Methods” annual Life & Annuity Symposium, Society of Actuaries, Presenter, Nashville, TN, U.S.A. May 2016.

“Improving ERM Tools: A Software Tool to Fit and Analyze Risk Metrics By Easy-Access Parametric and Non-Parametric Probability Distribution Models”, Yvonne Chueh, Presenter, Enterprise Risk Management Symposium, Arlington, VA, April, 2016. (Planning and rescheduled to 2017)

“Software Engineering Projects and Products: Ideas and Proposals”, Yvonne Chueh, Presenter, Computational Science masters seminars, Computer Science department, Central Washington University, 2013, 2014, 2015 
       
“Kernel Density Function Optimization in Modeling Software AMOOF3”, Moderator and Session Organizer, Presenter James Smigaj, annual Actuarial Research Conference, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, August 2015.

“Using Probability Modeling Software AMOOF 3.--Data Rich and Data Scarce Modeling” annual Life & Annuity Symposium, Society of Actuaries, Presenter, New York City, NY, U.S.A. May 2015.

“Predictive Modeling Tools Applied in Investment Performance and Risk” Investment Symposium, Presenter and Panelist, Society of Actuaries, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A. March 2015

“Probabilities Tour with Middle School Girls and Actuary—Career Without Boundaries”, Invited Speaker, Expanding Your Horizons Career-day Conference for middle school students, sponsored by CWU CESME Science Education Program, Ellensburg, Washington, USA, March, 2014, 2015. 

“Actuarial Model Outcome Optimal Fit (AMOOF) 3.0—Probability Modeling Tool for Education and Research”, co-Presenter with James Smigaj, Paul H. Johnson, Jr., annual Actuarial Research Conference, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, July 2014.

“Modeling Efficiency Workshop: Free Research Tool For Selecting Economic Scenarios” annual Life & Annuity Symposium, Society of Actuaries, co-Presenter with Paul H. Johnson, Jr, Atlanta, GA, U.S.A. May 2014.

“Earthquake Damage Modeling” Cascadia Hazards Institute Conference, Presenter, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA, April, 2014.

“Efficient Stochastic Modeling: Pivot/Representative Scenarios With Parametric Tail Replication”, Seattle Actuarial Club, Presenter, Seattle, WA, U.S.A., March 2014.

“Stochastic Model Efficiency Applications: Cluster-Distance Sampling and Parametric Curve Fitting to Tackle Sampling Errors and Bias”, Presenter with Paul H. Johnson, Jr., Actuarial Seminar, Simon Fraser University, July 2013.

“Stochastic Model Efficiency Applications: Cluster-Distance Sampling to Tackle Sampling Errors and Bias”, co-Presenter with Paul H. Johnson, Jr., the 17th International Congress on Insurance: Mathematics, and Economics, Copenhagen, July 1-3, 2013

 

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1. AMOOF3 

https://bitbucket.org/AMOOF3/amoof-3.0/wiki/Home

2. CSTEP

https://bitbucket.org/chuehy/cstep/downloads/

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