Department of Statistical Science

The Department of Statistics, which is located in the University’s Fox School of Business and Management, has 15 full-time graduate faculty members and about forty graduate students in its Master’s and Ph.D. programs.

2016 Awards

2016 George Carides Memorial Award

Patrick Coyle

For excellent performance on the Department of Statistics’ Screening Examination, making good academic progress, and participated in department activities


2016 Iglewicz Publication Award

Yiyong Fu

Who had demonstrated excellence in research through publication of a paper in in the prestigious statistics journal Biometrika.


2016 Raghavarao Publication Award

Yuexiao Dong

Who has demonstrated excellence in research through publication research through publication of a paper in the prestigious statistics journal JASA.


2016 William W. Wei Research Award

Bu Hyoung Lee

Who has demonstrated excellence in research related to time series analysis through publication of a paper in a refereed academic journal as part of his Ph.D. dissertation research.


2016 Doctoral Student Travel Award

Scott Bruce

For winning the student paper competition sponsored by the ASA Section on Nonparametric Statistics and presenting at the JSM 2016 the paper titled “Nonparametric Distributed Learning Architecture: Algorithm and Application”.


2016 Doctoral Student Travel Award

Shinjini Nandi

For winning the student paper competition conducted by the Statistical Computing and Graphics Section of the ASA and presenting at the JSM 2016 the paper titled “Nonparametric Signal Procession of Space-Time Trajectory Data: Algorithm for Eye Movement Pattern Recognition”.


 

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