Yahya W. B

Dr. Waheed Babatunde Yahaya



N.C.E. (Mathematics/Geography) (Distinctions)           1992 (Ila-Orangun)
Higher Diploma in Public Accounting and Auditing        1997 (Kwara Poly.)
B.Sc. (Hons.) Statistics (Second Class Upper Division)   2001 (Ilorin)
M.Sc. Statistics    2003 (Ilorin)
Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Management (PGDFM)    2004 (UNAD)
Masters of Business Administration (MBA)                                2006 (UNAD)
Ph.D. Statistics (Dr. rer. nat.)                                        2009 (LMU-Munich)

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Tel:                   +234 703 057 8626


Microarray analysis; Multiple hypothesis testing; Biostatistics.thesis testing; Biostatistics.



His Publications are:



  1. Hapfelmeier A, Yahya WB, Robert R, Ulm K. (2012): Predictive modelling of gene Expression data. In: Handbook of Statistics in Clinical Oncology, 3rd ed., Edited by Crowley,  J. and A. Hoering. Chapman and Hall/CRC, New York, pp: 463-475, ISBN-13: 9781439862001.http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/b11800-31
  2. Yahya WB, Oladiipo MO and Jolayemi ET (2012): A fast algorithm to construct neural networks classification models with high-dimensional genomic data. Annals. Computer Science Series. Tibiscus University of Timisoara. http://anale-informatica.tibiscus.ro/ (accepted)
  3. Yahya WB, and Adeniyi I. A. (2012): Super QC-Pack: A novel Statistical Software for analysing Quality Control Data. Annals. Computer Science Series. Tibiscus University of Timisoara.http://anale-informatica.tibiscus.ro/ (accepted)
  4. Yahya, W. B. and Adeleke, B. L.(2012):  Concepts of hypothesis testing in Science, Social Science and humanities. In: Philosophy and Science. Publications of General Studies Division, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. (In Press)
  5. Yahya WB (2012): Genome-based Histopathologic Responder and Non-responder Rectal Cancer Patients to Neoadjuvant Radiochemotherapy Treatments. Proceedings of the International Conference and Exhibition on Biometrics & Biostatistics, March 5-7, 2012, Omaha Marriott, USA.
  6. Yahya WB and Adebayo SB (2011): Multilevel ordinal response modelling of trend of breastfeeding initiation in Nigeria. American Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research (in press). http://www.scihub.org/AJSIR
  7. Yahya WB, Ulm K, Fahrmeir L and Hapfelmeier A (2011): k-SS: a sequential feature                   selection and prediction method in Microarray Study. Int’l. Jour. of Artificial Intelligence Vol. 6, (S11), 19-47. CECER Publications. http://www.ceser.in/ceserp/index.php/ijai/article/view/912 .ISSN: 0974-0635.
  8. Adebayo SB and Yahya WB (2010): Modelling Trend of Breastfeeding Initiation in   Nigeria: A Multilevel Analysis. Proceedings of the 1st International Epidemiology workshop on Occupational and Public Health (IEOPH). Organized by Institute of Occupational and Social Medicine-RWTH, Aachen University. May 21-22, 2010, Aachen, Germany. http://www.ukaachen.de/go/show?ID=15719000&DV=0& COMP=download&NAVID=5215252&NAVDV=0
  9. Yahya, W.B. (2009): "Sequential dimension reduction and prediction methods with high-dimensional microarray data". Universitätsbibliothek, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München, Germany. ISBN 3-87821-335-2. http://edoc.ub.unimuenchen.de/
  10. Yahya WB and Ulm K (2009): Survival Analysis of Breast and Small-Cell Lung     Cancer Patients using Conditional Logistic Regression Model. Int’l. Jour. of Ecological Economics & Statistics, 14, (S09): 15-34. CECER Publications. http://ceser.in/ceserp/index.php/ijees/article/view/436ISSN: 0973-1385.
  11. Yahya WB, Adebayo SB, Jolayemi ET, Oyejola BA and Sanni OOM (2008):  Effects of non-orthogonality on the efficiency of seemingly unrelated regression (SUR) models”. InterStat Journals, 1-29. Department of Statistics, Virginia Tech, U.S.A..http://interstat.statjournals.net/YEAR/2008/abstracts/0805003.php ISSN: 1941-689X.
  12. Ajao MS, Alimi TA, Yahya WB, Eweoya OO, Jimoh OR, and Olawepo A (2008): Gender effects on physical reactions of health science students at first encounter with cadaver using Pearson chi-square test. Research Journal of Medical Sciences, 2(2): 92-95. Department of Medicine and Systems Biology and Translational Medicine, The Texas A & M University, USA. ISSN: 1993-6095. http://www.medwelljournals.com/abstract/?doi=rjmsci.2008.92.95
  13. Yahya WB and Jolayemi ET (2008): A note on the Test of Hypothesis with Ordered Alternatives. Scientific Annals of “Alexandru Ioan Cuza " 54(1), 197-208.  ISSN: 0379-7864. University of Iasi, Romania. http://www.math.uaic.ro/~annalsmath/
  14. Eni, D., Yahya, W.B. and Etuk, E.H. (2007): "An Autocovariance Approach to Parameter Estimation of GARCH Models". The Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 22: 2120-2128.
  15. Yahya WB, Farayola PI and Eni D (2007):  A Numerical Procedure for computing Chi-square Percentage Points. InterStat Journals, 1-8. Department of Statistics, Virginia Tech, U.S.A. ISSN: 1941-689X.            http://interstat.statjournals.net/YEAR/2007/abstracts/0704005.php
  16. Yahya, W.B., Jolayemi, E.T. and Ige, S.O. (2006): "Superiority Test in Design and Analysis of Experiment". SCIENTIA AFRICANA, International Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 5; (2); 17.
  17. Yahya, W.B., Rauf, K., Omolehin, J.O. and Ige, S.O. (2006): "On Algorithms to Generate Normal Probabilities Using a Numerical Method". SCIENTIA AFRICANA, International Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 5;(2); 32-39
  18. Omolehin, J.O., Fadare, D.T., Rauf, K. and Yahya, W.B. (2006): "Application of Fuzzy Logic for the Appraisal of Electrical Energy Generation". Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences. 21; 2013-2022.
  19. Omolehin, J.O. Rauf, K., Opawoye, B., and Yahya, W.B. (2006): "Jacobian Approach to Optimal Determination of Perturbation Parameter for Gradient Method". The Journal of the Nigerian Association of Mathematical Physics. 10; 363 – 370. http://ajol.info/index.php/jonamp/article/view/40144
  20. Eni, D. and Yahya, W. B. (2006): "On the True Parameter Estimation of GARCH      
    Models with Measurement or Round-Up Errors
    ". Journal of Nigerian Statistical Association. 18; 4-40.
  21. Yahya, W.B. (2004a): Determination of the Optimum Product Mix at Minimum Raw Material Cost using Linear Programming’. Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences. 19; 1712 – 1721.
  22. Yahya, W.B. (2004b): "On a Numerical Quadrature Formula based on Quartic function". ABACUS.  31, (2B); 231-239.
  23. Yahya, W.B. and Jolayemi, E.T. (2003): "Testing Ordered Means against a Control". Journal of Nigerian Statistical Association. 16; 40 – 51.
    Yahya WB  and Adeniyi IA (2012): Super QC-pack: A novel Software for Analysing Quality Control Data. Department of Statistics, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria,www.unilorin.edu.ng/sqcpack/yahya_adeniyi/webpage.htm