Some Technical Reports

  • Gazin, U., Heller, R., Marandon, A., and Roquain, E.
    Selecting informative conformal prediction sets with false coverage rate control (2024)

  • Frostig, T., Heller, R., and Benjamini, Y.
    Direction Preferring Confidence Intervals (2024)

  • Dickhaus, T., Heller, R., Hoang, A., and Rinott, Y.
    A procedure for multiple testing of partial conjunction hypotheses based on a hazard rate inequality (2024)

  • Heller, Y. and Heller, R.
    Computing the Bergsma Dassios sign-covariance(2016)

  • Gorfine, M. and Heller, R. and Heller, Y.
    Comment on "Detecting Novel Associations in Large Data Sets"(2012)


  • Heller, R., and Solari, A.
    Simultaneous directional inference (2023)
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (JRSS), series B.

  • Bogomolov, M. and Heller, R.
    Replicability Across Multiple Studies(2023)
    Statistical Science.

  • Heller, R., Krieger, A., and Rosset, S.
    Optimal multiple testing and design in clinical trials(2022)

  • Jaljuli, I., Benjamini, Y., Shenhav, L., Panagiotou, O., and Heller, R.
    Quantifying replicability and consistency in systematic reviews(2022)
    Statistics in biopharmaceutical research.

  • Brill, B., Amir, A., and Heller, R.
    Testing for differential abundance in compositional counts data, with application to microbiome studies(2022)
    The Annals of Applied Statistics.

  • Haroush, M., Frostig, T., Heller, R., and Sourdry, D.
    A statistical framework for efficient out of distribution detection in deep neural networks(2022)
    The tenth International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR).

  • Rosset, S., Heller, R., Painsky, A., and Aharoni, E.
    Optimal and maximin procedures for multiple testing problems(2022)
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (JRSS), series B.

  • Panagiotou, O.A. and Heller, R.
    Inferential Challenges for Real-world Evidence in the Era of Routinely Collected Health Data: Many Researchers, Many More Hypotheses, a Single Database (2021)
    JAMA Oncology.

  • Heifetz, A., Heller R. and Ostreiher, R.
    Do Arabian babblers play mixed strategies in a ``voulunteer's dilemma"?(2021)
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics .

  • Heller R. and Rosset, S.
    Optimal control of false discovery criteria in the two-group model(2020)
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (JRSS), series B .

  • Panagiotou, O.A., Jaljuli, I., and Heller, R.
    Replicability of Treatment Effect in Study of Blood Pressure Lowering With Dementia(2020)

  • Heller, R.
    Comments on: Hierarchical inference for genome-wide association studies: a view on methodology with software(2020)
    Computational Statistics.

  • Heller, R., Meir, A., and Chatterjee, N.
    Post-selection estimation and testing following aggregated association tests(2019)
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (JRSS), series B .

  • Bogomolov, M., Heller, R.
    Assessing replicability of findings across two studies of multiple features(2018)

  • Brill, B., Heller, Y., and Heller, R.
    Nonparametric independence tests and K-sample tests for large sample sizes, using package HHG(2018)
    R Journal.

  • Sampson, J., Boca, S., Moore, S., Heller, R.
    FWER and FDR control when testing multiple mediators(2018)

  • Karmakar, B., Heller, R. and Small, D.
    False discovery rate control for effect modification in observational studies(2018)
    Electronic Journal of Statistics.

  • Heller, R., Chatterjee, N., Krieger, A., and Shi, J.
    Post-selection Inference Following Aggregate Level Hypothesis Testing in Large Scale Genomic Data(2017)
    Journal of the American Statistical Association.

  • Jiang L., Amir A., Morton J., Heller R., Arias-Castro E., and Knight R.
    Discrete False-Discovery Rate Improves Identification of Differentially Abundant Microbes .(2017)
    mSystems, doi: 10.1128/mSystems.00092-17.

  • Sun L., Subar A.F., Bosire C., Dawsey S.M., Kahle L.L., Zimmerman T.P., Abnet C.C., Heller R., Graubard B.I., Cook M.B., and Petrick J.L.
    Dietary Flavonoid Intake Reduces the Risk of Head and Neck but Not Esophageal or Gastric Cancer in US Men and Women.(2017)
    J Nutr, pii: jn251579. doi: 10.3945/jn.117.251579.

  • Eilenberg, R. and Heller, R.
    On the use of balancing scores and matching in testing for exposure effect in case-control studies(2017)
    Statistics and Its Interface, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp.51-60.

  • Sofer, T., Heller, R., Bogomolov, M., Avery, C., Graff, M., North, K., Reiner, A., Thornton, T., Rice, K., Benjamini, Y., Lauriee, C., and Kerr, K.
    A Powerful Statistical Framework for Generalization Testing in GWAS, with Application to the HCHS/SOL(2017)
    Genetic Epidemiology.

  • Karp, N.A., Heller, R., Yaacoby, S., White, J.K., and Benjamini, Y.
    Improving the Identification of Phenotypic Abnormalities and Sexual Dimorphism in Mice When Studying Rare Event Categorical Characteristics(2016)
    Genetics, DOI: 10.1534/genetics.116.195388.

  • Heller, R. and Heller, Y.
    Multivariate tests of association based on univariate tests(2016)
    Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) 2016, Barcelona, Spain.

  • Heller, R., Heller, Y., Kaufman, S., Brill, B. and Gorfine, M.
    Consistent distribution-free K-sample and independence tests for univariate random variables(2016)
    Journal of Machine Learning Research , Vol. 17.

  • Angelini, C., Heller, R., Volkinshtein, R., and Yekutieli, D.
    Is this the right normalization? A diagnostic tool for ChIP-seq normalization.(2015)
    BMC Bioinformatics, Vol. 16, No. 150.

  • M. Gorfine, B. Goldstein, A. Fishman, R. Heller, Y. Heller, A. Lamm
    Function of cancer associated genes revealed by modern univariate and multivariate association tests(2015)
    PLOS ONE, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126544.

  • Heller, R., Bogomolov, M., and Benjamini, Y.
    Deciding whether follow-up studies have replicated findings in a preliminary large-scale “omics’ study”(2014)
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), Vol. 111, Pp. 16262-16267.

  • Heller R., Yaacoby S., and Yekutieli D.
    repfdr: A tool for replicability analysis for genome-wide association studies (2014)
    Bioinformatics, doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btu434

  • Heller, R. and Yekutieli, D.
    Replicability analysis for genome-wide association studies (2014)
    Annals of Applied Statistics, Vol. 8, No. 1, Pp. 481-498.

  • Bogomolov, M. and Heller, R.
    Discovering findings that replicate from a primary study of high dimension to a follow-up study (2013)
    Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol. 108, No. 504, Pp. 1480-1492.

  • Heller, R. and Heller, Y. and Gorfine, M.
    A consistent multivariate test of association based on ranks of distances(2013)
    Biometrika, Vol. 100, No. 2, Pp. 503-510.

  • Heller, R. and Gorfine, M. and Heller Y.
    A class of multivariate distribution-free tests of independence based on graphs (2012)
    Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, Vol. 142, No. 12, Pp. 3097–3106.

  • Heller, R.
    Discussion of “Multiple Testing for Exploratory Research” by J. J. Goeman and A. Solari (2012)
    Statistical Science, Vol. 26, No. 4, Pp. 598-600.

  • Heller, R.
    Comment:Correlated z-values and the accuracy of large scale statistical estimates(2010)
    Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol. 105, No. 491, Pp. 1057-1059.

  • Heller, R. and Rosenbaum, P.R. and Small, D.S.
    Using the cross-match test to appraise covariate balance in matched pairs(2010)
    The American Statistician, Vol. 64, No. 4, Pp. 299-309

  • Heller, R. and Jensen, S.T. and Rosenbaum, P.R. and Small, D.S.
    Sensitivity Analysis for the Cross-Match Test, With Applications in Genomics(2010)
    Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol. 105, No. 491, Pp. 1005-1013.

  • Benjamini, Y. and Heller, R. and Yekutieli, D.
    Selective Inference in Complex Research(2009)
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Vol. 367, No. 1906, Pp. 4255-4271 .

  • Heller, R. and Manduchi, E. and Grant, G.R. and Ewens, W.J.
    A flexible two-stage procedure for identifying gene sets that are differentially expressed(2009)
    Bioinformatics, Vol. 25, No. 8, Pp. 1019-1025.

  • Heller, R. and Rosenbaum, P.R. and Small, D.S.
    Split samples and design sensitivity in observational studies(2009)
    Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol. 104, No. 487, Pp. 1090-1101.

  • Heller, R. and Manduchi, E. and Small, D.S.
    Matching methods for observational microarray studies(2009)
    Bioinformatics, Vol. 25, No. 7, Pp. 904-909.

  • Benjamini, Y. and Heller, R.
    Screening for partial conjunction hypotheses(2008)
    Biometrics, Vol. 64, No. 4, Pp. 1215-1222.

  • Benjamini, Y. and Heller, R.
    False Discovery Rates for Spatial Signals(2007)
    Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol. 102, No. 480, Pp. 1272-1281.

  • Heller, R. and Golland, Y. and Malach, R. and Benjamini, Y.
    Conjunction group analysis: An alternative to mixed/random effect analysis(2007)
    Neuroimage, Vol. 37, No. 4, Pp. 1178-1185.

  • Heller, R. and Stanley, D. and Yekutieli, D. and Rubin, N. and Benjamini, Y.
    Cluster-based analysis of FMRI data(2006)
    NeuroImage, Vol. 33, No. 2, Pp. 599-608.

  • Abramovich, F. and Heller, R.
    Local functional hypothesis testing(2005)
    Mathematical Methods Of Statistics, Vol. 14, No. 3.