Ephraim M. Hanks

Ephraim M. Hanks

Associate Professor of Statistics

Most Recent Papers

Extreme Value-Based Methods for Modeling Elk Yearly Movements

Dhanushi A. Wijeyakulasuriya, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Benjamin Adam Shaby, Paul C. Cross, 2019, Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics on p. 73-91

Spatially structured statistical network models for landscape genetics

Erin E. Peterson, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Mevin B. Hooten, Jay M. Ver Hoef, Marie Josée Fortin, 2019, Ecological Monographs

Time-varying predatory behavior is primary predictor of fine-scale movement of wildland-urban cougars

Frances E. Buderman, Mevin B. Hooten, Mathew W. Alldredge, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Jacob S. Ivan, 2018, Movement Ecology

A spatially varying stochastic differential equation model for animal movement

James C. Russell, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Murali Haran, David Peter Hughes, 2018, Annals of Applied Statistics on p. 1312-1331

On the relationship between conditional (CAR) and simultaneous (SAR) autoregressive models

Jay M. Ver Hoef, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Mevin B. Hooten, 2018, Spatial Statistics on p. 68-85

Examining speed versus selection in connectivity models using elk migration as an example

Angela Brennan, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Jerod A. Merkle, Eric K. Cole, Sarah R. Dewey, Alyson B. Courtemanch, Paul C. Cross, 2018, Landscape Ecology on p. 955-968

Estimating animal utilization densities using continuous-time Markov chain models

Kenady Wilson, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Devin Johnson, 2018, Methods in Ecology and Evolution on p. 1232-1240

Spatial autoregressive models for statistical inference from ecological data

Jay M. Ver Hoef, Erin E. Peterson, Mevin B. Hooten, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Marie Josèe Fortin, 2018, Ecological Monographs on p. 36-59

Within the fortress

Emilia Solá Gracia, Charissa De Bekker, Ephraim Mont Hanks, David Peter Hughes, 2018, PloS one

Modeling Collective Animal Movement Through Interactions in Behavioral States

James C. Russell, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Andreas P. Modlmeier, David Peter Hughes, 2017, Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics on p. 313-334

Recent High-Impact Papers

Agent-based inference for animal movement and selection

Mevin B. Hooten, Devin S. Johnson, Ephraim Mont Hanks, John H. Lowry, 2010, Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics on p. 523-538

Velocity-Based movement modeling for individual and population level inference

Ephraim Mont Hanks, Mevin B. Hooten, Devin S. Johnson, Jeremy T. Sterling, 2011, PloS one

Restricted spatial regression in practice

Ephraim Mont Hanks, Erin M. Schliep, Mevin B. Hooten, Jennifer A. Hoeting, 2015, Environmetrics on p. 243-254

Reconciling resource utilization and resource selection functions

Mevin B. Hooten, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Devin S. Johnson, Mat W. Alldredge, 2013, Journal of Animal Ecology on p. 1146-1154

Continuous-time discrete-space models for animal movement

Ephraim Mont Hanks, Mevin B. Hooten, Mat W. Alldredge, 2015, Annals of Applied Statistics on p. 145-165

Circuit theory and model-based inference for landscape connectivity

Ephraim Mont Hanks, Mevin B. Hooten, 2013, Journal of the American Statistical Association on p. 22-33

Animal movement constraints improve resource selection inference in the presence of telemetry error

Brian M. Brost, Mevin B. Hooten, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Robert J. Small, 2015, Ecology on p. 2590-2597

Reconciling multiple data sources to improve accuracy of large-scale prediction of forest disease incidence

Ephraim Mont Hanks, Mevin B. Hooten, Fred A. Baker, 2011, Ecological Applications on p. 1173-1188

Hierarchical animal movement models for population-level inference

Mevin B. Hooten, Frances E. Buderman, Brian M. Brost, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Jacob S. Ivan, 2016, Environmetrics on p. 322-333

Social, spatial, and temporal organization in a complex insect society

Lauren E. Quevillon, Ephraim Mont Hanks, Shweta Bansal, David Peter Hughes, 2015, Scientific reports