Niemi, J., Mittman, E., Landau, W., and Nettleton, D. (2015), "Empirical Bayes Analysis of RNA-seq Data for Detection of Gene Expression Heterosis," Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics, 20, 1-15. Available at

Landau, W. and Liu, P. (2013), "Dispersion Estimation and Its Effect on Test Performance in RNA-seq Data Analysis: A Simulation-Based Comparison of Methods," PLOS One, 8. Available at

Ratliff, B., Womack. C., Tang, X., Landau, W., Butler, L., and Szpunar, D. (2010), "Modeling the Rovibrationally Excited C2H4OH Radicals from the Photodissociation of 2-Bromoethanol at 193 nm," Journal of Physical Chemistry, 114, 4934-4945. Available at


Landau, W. and Niemi, J. (2015), A Fully Bayesian Hierarchical Modeling Strategy for Identifying Gene Expression Heterosis using Parallel Computing with Graphics Processing Units (GPUs) . Conference on Applied Statistics in Agriculture, Kansas State University. (Similar poster presented at the Joint Statistical Meetings in Boston, MA in 2014.)

Landau, W. and Liu, P. (2013), Dispersion Estimation and its Effect on Test Performance in RNA-Seq Data Analysis, Joint Statistical Meetings, 2013. Montreal, QC, Canada.