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 Xiaoming Dong Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: Bayesian Tractography Using Geometric Shape Prior Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Yiming Feng Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: Marked Determinantal Point Processes Professor: Fred Huffer
Yuqing Pan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Microsoft (Seattle) Thesis: Professor: Mai
Pengpeng Wang Major: Statistics Affiliation: EliLily Thesis: Bayesian Seimparametric Joint Model for Longitudinal Survival Data Professor: Slate
Wenjing Wang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Microsoft Thesis: Envelopes, Subspace Learning, and Applications Professor: Tao and X. Zhang
Jingyi Xiao Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: Univariate and Multivariate Volatility Models for Portfolio Value at Risk Professor: Xufeng Niu
Zhixing Xu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Sanofi Thesis: Survival Analysis Using BayesianJoint Models Professor: Sinha

 Kyungmin Ahn Major: Statistics Affiliation: Riken Thesis: Elastic Functional Regression Model Professor: Srivastava
Apurva Bhingare Major: Statistics Affiliation: NIH Thesis: Semiparametric Bayesian Regression Models for Skewed Responses Professor: Sinha
Veronica Bunn Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Takeda Thesis: Bayesian Analysis of Survival Data with Missing Censoring Indicators Professor: Sinha
Qiusheng Chen Major: Statistics Affiliation: Merck Thesis: Tests and Classifications in Adaptive Designs with Application Professor: Xufeng Niu
Melaine Couch (De Oliveira) Major: Statistics Affiliation: National High Magnetic Field Laboratory Thesis: Influence Measures for Bayesian data analysis Professor: Sinha
Kumaresh Dhara Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Florida Thesis: Shape Constrained Single Index Models for Biomedical Studies Professor: Sinha
Adam Duncan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Google, LLC Thesis: Statistical Shape Analysis of Neuronal Tree Structures Professor: Srivastava
Megan Duncan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Frequence Thesis: Elastic Functional Principal Component Analysis for Modeling and Testing of Functional Data Professor: Srivastava
Tingting Hu Major: Statistics Affiliation: FDA Thesis: An Examination of the Association Between Alcohol and Dementia in a Longitudinal Study Professor: McGee & Slate
Matthew Ross Kunz Major: Statistics Affiliation: Idaho National Laboratory Thesis: Fused Lasso and Tensor Covariance Learning with Robust Estimation
Professor: She
Shuyi Liu Major: Statistics Affiliation: International Monetary Fund Thesis: Generalized Mahalanobis Depth in Point Process and Its Application in Neural Coding And SemiSupervised Learning in Bioinformatics Professor: Wu
Yuhang Liu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Citibank Thesis: New Approaches of Differential Gene Expression Analysis and Immune Evasion Mechanism Identification Professor: Zhang, Jinfeng
Wei Ma Major: Statistics Affiliation: Capital First Thesis: A Study of Some Issues of GoodnessofFit Tests for Logistic Regression Professor: Mai & McGee
Anwesha Mukherjee Major: Statistics Affiliation: Merck & Co., INC Thesis: Using Net Benefit Curves in a Model Performance Measure for Examining Clinical Relevance Professor: McGee
Albert Steppi Major: Statistics Affiliation: Harvard medical School Thesis: Comparative mRNA expression analysis leveraging known biochemical interactions Professor: Zhang, Jinfeng
Shao Tang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Ebay Thesis: The Statistical Modeling of Count Data in High Dimensions Professor: She
Hoang Tran Major: Statistics Affiliation: GlaxoSmithKline Thesis: Nonparametric and semiparametric estimation and inference with applications to finance and bioinformatics Professor: She
Roumen Varbanov Major: Statistics Affiliation: Liberty Mutual Insurance Thesis: Professor: Eric Chicken and Antonio Linero
Zhifeng Wang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Signifyd Thesis: Scalable Nonconvex Optimization Algorithims: Theories and Applications Professor: She
Yang Xue Major: Statistics Affiliation: Axcess Financial Thesis: VOLATILITY MATRIX ESTIMATION FOR HIGHFREQUENCY FINANCIAL DATA Professor: Tao
Serin Zhang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: A matched sample based normalization method for crossplatform microarray and NGS data Integration
Professor: Zhang, Jinfeng

 Hissah Alzahrani Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Om AlQura University Thesis: Multivariate binary longitudinal data analysis Professor: Slate
Danisha Baker Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: US Dept.of Energy Thesis: A Bayesian Wavelet Based Analysis of Longitudinally Observed Skewed Heteroscedastic Responses Professor: Chicken and Sinha
Jason Cleveland Major: Statistics Affiliation: Supreme Court of the State of Florida Thesis: Robust Function Registration using Depth on the Phase Variability Professor: Wu
Vladmir Geneus Major: Statistics Affiliation: Eli Lilly and Company Thesis: Nonparametric Change Point Detection Methods For Profile Variability Professor: Chicken
Vladimir Geneus Major: Statistics Affiliation: Eli Lily and Company Thesis: Nonparametric Change Point Detection Methods for Profile Variability Professor: Chicken
Junxian Geng Major: Statistics Affiliation: Boehringer Ingelheim Thesis: Bayesian Models for Capturing Heterogeneity in Discrete Data Professor: Slate and Pati
Ruite Guo Major: Statistics Affiliation: Suntrust Bank Thesis: TESTING FOR THE EQUALITY OF TWO DISTRIBUTIONS ON HIGH DIMENSIONAL OBJECT SPACES AND NONPARAMETRIC INFERENCE FOR LOCATION PARAMETERS Professor: Patrangenaru
Guanyu Hu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Postdoc at the University of Connecticut Thesis: Spatial Statistics and its Applications in Biostatistics and Environmental Statistics Professor: Huffer
Saryet Kucukemiroglu Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: CDRH, FDA Thesis: Examining the Effect of Treatment on the Distribution of Blood Pressure in the Population Using Observational Data Professor: McGee and Slate
Jiwon Lee Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: U.S. Census Bureau Thesis: Small Area Estimation with Automatic Random Effects Selection Professor: She
David Lester Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: High Level Image Analysis on Manifolds via Projective Shapes and 3D Reflection Shapes Professor: Patrangenaru
Hanning Li Major: Statistics Affiliation: Soothe Thesis: BAYESIAN MODELING AND VARIABLE SELECTION FOR COMPLEX DATA Professor: Huffer and Pati
Mark Orndorff Major: Statistics Affiliation: Wells Fargo Thesis: Nonparametric detection of arbitrary changes to distributions in process control Professor: Chicken
Gautam Sabnis Major: Statistics Affiliation: PostDoc at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Thesis: Scalable and structured high dimensional covariance matrix estimation Professor: Pati
Libo Wang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Liberty Mutual Insurance Thesis: Regression Methods for Skewed and Heteroscedastic Response with Highdimensional Covariates Professor: Sinha
Liu Yang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Liberty Mutual Thesis: SEMIPARAMETRIC GENERALIZED ESTIMATING EQUATIONS WITH KERNEL SMOOTHER: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY IN FINANCIAL DATA ANALYSIS Professor: Niu

 Josue Anaya Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: First steps toward image denoising under lowlight conditions Professor: Barbu
Glenna Gordon Major: Affiliation: FSU College of
Nursing Thesis: Intensity Estimation
in Poisson Processes with
Phase Variability Professor: Wei Wu
Cherry Gupta Major: Affiliation: FDA, Rockville, MD Thesis: Bayesian Inference
and Novel Models for Survival
Data with Cured Fraction Professor: Debajyoti Sinha
Ajay Gupta Major: Affiliation: Bank of America Thesis: Parameterized
Principal Component
Analysis Professor: Adrian Barbu
Xue Huang Major: Affiliation: Hotwire.com Thesis: Sparse Feature and
Element Selection in highdimensional
Vector
Autoregressive Model Professor: Xufeng Niu and Yiyuan She
Ryan Scolnik Major: Statistics Affiliation: 6sense Thesis: Predictive Accuracy Measures for Binary Outcomes: Impact of Incidence Rate and Optimization Techniques Professor: McGee and Slate
Kaixian Yu Major: Statistics Affiliation: M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Thesis: Statistical Methods for Big Data and Their Applications in Biomedical Research Professor: Jinfeng Zhang
Qiaoya Zhang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Liberty Mutual Insurance Thesis: Sparse Generalized PCA and Dependency Learning for Largescale Applications Professor: She
Shuguang Zhang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Wells Fargo Thesis: TimeVarying Mixture Models for Financial Risk Management Professor: Niu

 Sharifah Alrajhi Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: EXAMINING THE RELATIONSHIP OF DIETARY COMPONENT INTAKES TO EACH OTHER AND TO MORTALITY Professor: McGee
Raphael Fraser Major: Statistics Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin Thesis: Median Regression for Complex Survey Data Professor: Debajyoti Sinha
Gary Gramajo Major: Statistics Affiliation: Growth Strategy Analyst, ChickfilA Corporate Thesis: Parameter Sensitive Feature Selection with Annealing for Learning on Large Datasets Professor: Barbu
Felicia Griffin Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: USFDA, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Thesis: An Examination of the Concept of Frailty in the Elderly Professor: McGee and Slate
He Jiang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Postdoctoral research associate, Purdue University Thesis: The studies of joint sparsity pursuit of hierarchical variable selection and fused Lasso Professor: She
Mingfei Qiu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Thesis: THE ONE AND TWOSAMPLE PROBLEM FOR DATA ON HILBERT MANIFOLDS WITH APPLICATIONS TO SHAPE ANALYSIS Professor: Victor Patrangenaru
Tiffany Schleeter Major: Statistics Affiliation: Deloitte Thesis: Methods of Block Thresholding across Multiple Resolution Levels in Adaptive Wavelet Estimation Professor: Chicken
Jiang Shao Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Medpace Thesis: Matched sample based Approach for CROSSPLATFORM NORMALIZATION on gene expression data Professor: Jinfeng Zhang
Qian Xie Major: Statistics Affiliation: Amazon Thesis: Tools for Statistical Analysis on Shape Spaces of ThreeDimensional Objects Professor: Srivastava
Zhengwu Zhang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Postdoctora Fellow at Statistical and Applied Mathematical Science Institute (SAMSI) Thesis: Geometric Approaches for Analysis of Images, Densities, and Trajectories Professor: Srivastava

 Aseel Almansour Major: Statistics Affiliation: International Monetary Fund Thesis: The Risk of Lipids on Coronary Heart Disease: Prognostic Models and MetaAnalysis Professor: Daniel McGee
Steve Chung Major: Statistics Affiliation: California State University, Fresno Thesis: A CLASS OF SEMIPARAMETRIC VOLATILITY MODELS WITH APPLICATIONS TO FINANCIAL TIME SERIES Professor: Xufeng Niu
Oliver Galvis Major: Statistics Affiliation: Amgen Thesis: Sparse Factor AutoRegression Methodology for Forecasting Time Series in High Dimensions with Very Many Predictors Professor: Yiyuan She
Senthilbalaji Girimurugan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Florida Gulf Coast University Thesis: NONLINEAR MULTIVARIATE TESTS FOR HIGHDIMENSIONAL DATA USING WAVELETS WITH APPLICATIONS IN GENOMICS AND ENGINEERING Professor: Eric Chicken and Jinfeng Zhang
Wade Henning Major: Statistics Affiliation: Tallahassee Community College Thesis: A Metric for Comparing Densities Underlying Sets of Shapes Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Jose Laborde Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Cibo Technologies Thesis: ELASTIC SHAPE ANALYSIS
OF RNAS AND PROTEINS Professor: Anuj Srivastava and Jinfeng Zhang
Elvis Martinez Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Traveler's Insurance Thesis: Practical methods for equivalence and noninferiority studies with survival response Professor: Sinha
Michael Rosenthal Major: Statistics Affiliation: Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City, FL Thesis: Parametric and Nonparametric Spherical Regression with Diffeomorphisms Professor: Anuj Srivastava and Wei Wu
James Derek Tucker Major: Statistics Affiliation: Sandia National Laboratories Thesis: FUNCTIONAL COMPONENT ANALYSIS AND REGRESSION USING ELASTIC METHODS Professor: Anuj Srivastava and Wei Wu

 Rommel Bain Major: Statistics Affiliation: Mathematical Statistician, Center for Global Health, CDC Thesis: Monte Carlo Likelihood Estimation for Conditional Autoregressive Models with Application to Sparse Spatiotemporal Data
Professor: Fred Huffer
Rachel Becvarik Major: Statistics Affiliation: EliLily Thesis: NONPARAMETRIC NONSTATIONARY DENSITY ESTIMATION INCLUDING UPPER CONTROL LIMIT METHODS FOR DETECTING CHANGE POINTS Professor: Eric Chicken
Darshan Bryner Major: Statistics Affiliation: Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division Thesis: 2D affine and projective shape analysis and Bayesian elastic active contours Professor: Anuj Srivastava and Eric Klassen (Math)
SeungYeon Ha Major: Statistics Affiliation: FL Dept. of Education Thesis: THEORIES ON GROUP VARIABLE SELECTION
IN MULTIVARIATE REGRESSION MODELS Professor: Yiyuan She
Robert Holden Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: FAILURE TIME REGRESSION MODELS
FOR THINNED POINT PROCESSES Professor: Fred Huffer
Ester Kim Nilles Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Tennessee Dept of Health Thesis: AN ENSEMBLE APPROACH TO PREDICTING HEALTH OUTCOMES Professor: Dr. Dan McGee and Dr. Jinfeng Zhang
Kelly McGinnity Major: Statistics Affiliation: Institute for Defense Analyses Thesis: NONPARAMETRIC WAVELET THRESHOLDING AND
PROFILE MONITORING FOR NONGAUSSIAN ERRORS Professor: Eric Chicken
Gretchen Rivera Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Thesis: META ANALYSIS AND META REGRESSION OF A MEASURE OF DISCRIMINATION USED IN PROGNOSTIC MODELING Professor: McGee
Jingyong Su Major: Statistics Affiliation: Texas Tech University Thesis: STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF TRAJECTORIES ON RIEMANNIAN MANIFOLDS Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Yuanyuan Tang Major: Statistics Affiliation: EliLilly Thesis: BAYESIAN METHODS FOR SKEWED RESPONSE INCLUDING LONGITUDINAL AND HETEROSCEDASTIC DATA Professor: Dr. Debajyoti Sinha and Dr. Debdeep Pati
Yingfeng Tao Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Anova Law Group Thesis: THE FREQUENTIST PERFORMANCE OF SOME BAYESIAN CONFIDENCE INTERVALS FOR THE SURVIVAL FUNCTION Professor: Fred Huffer
Felicia Williams Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Cox Communications Thesis: The Relationship of Diabetes to CHD Mortality: a
metaanalysis based on personlevel data Professor: Dan McGee and Daniel T. Lackland (MUSC)

 Emilola Abayomi Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Nova Southeastern University Thesis: The Relationship Between Body Mass and Blood Pressure in Diverse Populations Professor: Dan McGee and Daniel Lackland
Jordan Cuevas Major: Statistics Affiliation: United States Military Academy Thesis: ESTIMATION AND SEQUENTIAL MONITORING OF NONLINEAR FUNCTIONAL RESPONSES USING WAVELET SHRINKAGE Professor: Eric Chicken
Jennifer Geis Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Sequenom. San Diego, CA Thesis: ADAPTIVE CANONICAL CORRELATION ANALYSIS WITH CONSIDERATIONS FOR HIGH DIMENSIONAL MATRICES: A WEIGHTED RANK SELECTION CRITERION APPROACH WITH A HIV/NEU Professor: Yiyuan She, Florentina Bunea
Paul Hill Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: Bootstrap Prediction Bands for NonParametric Function Signals in a Complex System Professor: Eric Chicken
Sebastian Kurtek Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Ohio State University, Dept. of Statistics Thesis: Riemannian Shape Analysis of Curves and Surfaces Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Jianchang Lin Major: Statistics Affiliation: Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company Thesis: Semiparametric Bayesian survival analysis using models with loglinear median Professor: Debajyoti Sinha
Daniel Osborne Major: Statistics Affiliation: Florida A&M University Thesis: NONPARAMETRIC DATA ANALYSIS ON MANIFOLDS WITH APPLICATIONS IN MEDICAL IMAGING Professor: Victor Patrangenaru
Jihyung Shin Major: Statistics Affiliation: Korea Information Society Development Institute Thesis: Mixedeffects and mixeddistribution models for count data with applications to educational research data. Professor: Xufeng Niu

 Lindsey Bell Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Coastal Carolina University Thesis: A STATISTICAL APPROACH FOR INFORMATION EXTRACTION OF BIOLOGICAL RELATIONSHIPS Professor: Xufeng Niu, Jinfeng Zhang
Matthew Dutton Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Florida A&M University
Thesis: INDIVIDUAL PATIENTLEVEL DATA
METAANALYSIS: A COMPARISON OF METHODS
FOR THE DIVERSE POPULATIONS
COLLABORATION DATA SET Professor: Daniel McGee
Leif Ellingson Major: Statistics Affiliation: Texas Tech University Thesis: STATISTICAL SHAPE ANALYSIS ON MANIFOLDS WITH APPLICATIONS TO PLANAR CONTOURS AND STRUCTURAL PROTEOMICS Professor: Victor Patrangenaru
Yu Gu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Boehringer Ingelheim Thesis: New semiparametric methods for recurrent events data Professor: Debajyoti Sinha
Vernon Lawhern Major: Statistics Affiliation: U Texas, San Antonio Thesis: Statistical Modeling and Applications of Neural Spike Trains Professor: Wei Wu
Xiaoyun "Nicole" Li Major: Statistics Affiliation: Merck & Co Thesis: ANALYSIS OF MULTIVARIATE DATA WITH RANDOM CLUSTER SIZE Professor: Debajyoti Sinha
Wei Liu Major: Statistics Affiliation: A RIEMANNIAN FRAMEWORK FOR ANNOTATED CURVES ANALYSIS Thesis: Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Greg Miller Major: Statistics Affiliation: Merck Thesis: INVESTIGATING THE USE OF MORTALITY DATA AS A SURROGATE FOR MORBIDITY DATA Professor: Dan McGee, Myles Hollander
Sentibaleng Ncube Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: Nextera Energy Resources Thesis: A Novel Riemannian Metric for Analyzing Spherical Functions with Applications to HARDI Data Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Kunle Olumide Major: Statistics Affiliation: Yale University Thesis: A probabilistic and graphical analysis of O.J. Simpson's Murder case using Bayesian networks Professor: Fred Huffer
Tamika RoyalThomas Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: University of the West Indies, Mona Thesis: Interrelating of Longitudinal Processes: An Empirical Example Professor: McGee
Anqi Tang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Capital One Thesis: A CLASS OF MIXEDDISTRIBUTION MODELS
WITH APPLICATIONS IN FINANCIAL DATA
ANALYSIS Professor: Xufeng Niu
Feng Zhao Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: BAYESIAN PORTFOLIO OPTIMIZATION WITH TIMEVARYING FACTOR MODELS Professor: Xufeng Niu

 Muffasir Badshah Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Finance and Economics,
Qatar University
Thesis: Analysis Of The Wealth Distribution At Equilibrium In A Heterogeneous Agent Economy
Professor: Anuj Srivastava, and Paul Beaumont (Department of Economics)
Michael Crane Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: EPA Thesis: NONPARAMETRIC ESTIMATION OF THREE DIMENSIONAL PROJECTIVE SHAPES WITH APPLICATIONS IN MEDICAL IMAGING AND IN PATTERN RECOGNITION Professor: Victor Patrangenaru
Yan Li Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: PPD, Kansas City, Missouri Area Thesis: The effect of risk factors on coronary heart disease; age relevant multivariate meta analysis Professor: Daniel McGee and Yiyuan She
Zhi Li Major: Statistics Affiliation: Chase Thesis: Multistate Intensity Model with ARGARCH Random Effect for Corporate Credit Rating Transition Analysis Professor: Fred Huffer and Xufeng Niu
Wenting Wang Major: Statistics Affiliation: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Thesis: Some Methods for Design and Analysis of Survival Data Professor: Debajyoti Sinha
Jelani Wiltshire Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: Age Effects in the Extinction of Planktonic Foraminifera: A New
Look at Van Valen's Red Queen Hypothesis Professor: Fred Huffer
Sutan Wu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Roche Diagnostics, Diabetes Care
Thesis: Goodnessoffit Tests For Logistic Regression
Professor: Daniel McGee and Jinfeng Zhang
Fang Yang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Vertex Pharmaceutical Thesis: Bayesian Generalized Polychotomous Response Models and Applications Professor: Xufeng Niu
Haiyan Zhao Major: Statistics Affiliation: JPMorgan Chase & Co Thesis: Timevarying Coefficient Models with ARMAGARCH Structures for Longitudinal Data Analysis Professor: Xufeng Niu, Fred Huffer

 Nikolay Balov Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Rochester, Dept of Biostatistics and Computational Biology Thesis: Covariance on Manifolds Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Prabhakar Chalise Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City Thesis: Time Scales in Epidemiological Analysis Professor: Daniel McGee and Dr. Eric Chicken
Li Fan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Merck Research Lab Thesis: Estimating the probability of Cardiovascular DiseaseA comparison of Methods Professor: Daniel McGee
Wenhao Gui Major: Statistics Affiliation: Cornell University Thesis: Adaptive Series Estimators for Copula Densities Professor: Marten Wegkamp
Shuva Gupta Major: Statistics Affiliation: Northern Illinois University Thesis: A Study of the Asymptotic Properties of LASSO Estimates for Correlated Data Professor: Florentina Bunea
Lanjia Lin Major: Statistics Affiliation: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Thesis: Association Models for Clustered Data with Binary and Continuous Responses Professor: Debajyoti Sinha
Yang Liu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Merck Pharmaceuticals Thesis: Transformation Models for Survival Data
Analysis and Applications Professor: Xufeng Niu
Moeti Ncube Major: Statistics Affiliation: Nextera Energy Resources Power Marketing Risk
Management Division. Thesis: Stochastic Models and Inferences for Commodity Futures Pricing Professor: Anuj Srivastava
Jeanette Simino Major: Statistics Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Department of Data Science, John D. Bower School of Population Health, University of Mississippi Medical Center Thesis: Discrimination and Calibration of Prognostic Survival Models Professor: Myles Hollander & Daniel McGee
Warren Thompson Major: Biostatistics Affiliation: AT&T Thesis: Variable Selection of correlated predictors in logistic regression: investigating the DietHeart Hypothesis Professor: Daniel McGee

 Andrada Ivanescu Major: Statistics Affiliation: East Carolina University Thesis: Revealing Sparse Signals in Functional Data Professor: Florentina Bunea & Marten Wegkamp
Jon Norton Major: Statistics Affiliation: MedImmune Thesis: Spatiotemporal Bayesian hierarchical models, with application to birth outcomes Professor: Niu

 SeoEun Choi Major: Statistics Affiliation: Arkansas State Univeristy, Department of Mathematics & Statistics Thesis: A Statistical Approach to Ocean Circulation Inverse Problem Professor: Huffer
Jianghua He Major: Statistics Affiliation: Kansas University Medical Center, Department of Biostatistics
Thesis: TimeVarying Coefficients Models for Longitudinal Aging Data" Professor: McGee and Niu
Mahtab Marker Major: Statistics Affiliation: Sr. Principal Biostatistician at Novartis Pharmaceuticals (oncology) Thesis: Bayesian Approach to MetaAnalysis: Relationship between Body Mass Index and
Mortality Professor: McGee
Dimitre Stefanov Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Akron (Ohio), Department of Statistics Thesis: Cardiovascular Risk Functions Based on MultiState Models Professor: McGee
Fei Tan Major: Statistics Affiliation: IUPUI Indiana University  Purdue University Indianapolis Thesis: A method for finding the nadir of nonmonotonic relationships Professor: McGee
Dai Ho Uhm Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Oklahoma (Stillwater), Department of Statistics Thesis: Flexible Additive Risk Models using Piecewise Constant Hazard Functions Professor: Huffer

 Anna Auguste Major: Statistics Affiliation: Capital One, Richmond, VA Thesis: Estimation from Data representing a Sample of Curves Professor: Bunea
Ayesha Delpish Major: Statistics Affiliation: Elon University, Dept. of Mathematics, NC Thesis: Comparison of Estimators in Hierarchical Linear Modeling Professor: Niu
Radu Herbei Major: Statistics Affiliation: Ohio State University, Ohio Thesis: Quasi3D Statistical Inversion of Oceanographic Tracer Data Professor: Wegkamp
Evgenia Rubinshtein Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Central Arkansas, Dept. of Mathematics Thesis: Optimal Linear Representations of Images Under Diverse Criteria Professor: Srivastava
Dinesh Sharma Major: Statistics Affiliation: James Madison University Thesis: Logistic Regression, Measures of Explained Variation, and the Base Rate Problem Professor: McGee
Han Yu Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Toledo, Ohio Thesis: Nonparametric Minimax Testing on High Frequency Data Professor: Song

 Saengla Chaimongkol Major: Statistics Affiliation: Lecturer at Mathematics and Statistics Department, Faculty of Science and Technology, Thammasat University, Thailand. Thesis: Modeling Differential Item Functioning (DIF) Using Multilevel Logistic Regression Models: A Bayesian Perspective Professor: Huffer
Billy Franks Major: Statistics Affiliation: Astellas Pharmaceuticals in Chicago. Thesis: Investigating the Categories for Blood Pressure for Risk Assessment of Death Due Coronary Heart Disease Professor: McGee
David Kaziska Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Air Force Institute of Technology, Dayton, OH. Thesis: Statistics Models on Human Shapes with Application to Bayesian Image Segmentation and Gait Recognition Professor: Srivastava
Mahtab Munshi Major: Statistics Affiliation: Takeda Pharmaceuticals in Chicago. Thesis: Impact of Missing Data on Building Prognostic Models and Summarizing Models Across Studies Professor: McGee

 Robert Neher Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Air Force Institute of Technology, Dayton, OH Thesis: A Bayesian MRF Framework for Labeling Terrain Using Hyperspectral Images Professor: Srivastava
Gang Ye Major: Statistics Affiliation: Nemours Children's Clinic  Orlando Thesis: Nonparametric Analysis for General TimeVarying Covariate Effect Regression Models Professor: McKeauge, Song

 Panagiota Kitsanta Major: Statistics Affiliation: George Mason University Thesis: Assessing Adverse Birth Outcomes via Classification Trees Professor: Hollander
Dacheng Liu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc Thesis: Mixedeffects state space models for longitudinal data analysis Professor: Niu
Wenji Pu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Medtronic, Minneapolis, Minnesota Thesis: Selecting mixedeffects models based on a generalized information criterion Professor: Niu
Michael Smith Major: Statistics Affiliation: Senior Associate at MCR, LLC Thesis: Bayesian Sensor Fusion: A Framework for Using MultiModal Sensors to Estimate Target Locations and Identities in a Battlefield Scene
Dept of Mathematical Sciences, US Military Academy, West Point, New York Professor: Srivastava

 Feiming Chen Major: Statistics Affiliation: BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company)
Diagnostic Systems R&D
Thesis: Bayesian Modeling of Multivariate Spatial Binary Data with Application to the Distribution of Plant Species Professor: Huffer
Sandra Hall Major: Statistics Affiliation: Kansas University Medical Center Thesis: Generalized Linear Mixed Effects Models with Applications to Indoor Air Quality Data Professor: Niu
Yichuan Zhao Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA Thesis: Empirical Likelihood Methods for Comparison of Survival Functions Professor: McKeague

 Marc Loizeaux Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN Thesis: Bayesian Inference for a Spatial Cluster Model Via Perfect Sampling Professor: McKeague
Blake Whitten Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science
Department of Economics
University of Iowa Thesis: Formulations of MissingData Models and LikelihoodBased Inference Professor: McKeague
Shaojun Zhang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Hong Kong Polytechnic University Thesis: Building Tracking Portfolios and Modeling Risk Management Programs Professor: X.F. Niu. James Ang

 Tom Jagger Major: Statistics Affiliation: Independent Contractor (Consultant) Thesis: SpaceTime Models for Count Processes with application to Hurricane Activity Professor: X.F. Niu
Glen Laird Major: Statistics Affiliation: Sanofi Pharmaceuticals Thesis: Nonparametric Inference for the Proportionality Function in the Randomly Censored Model Professor: M. Hollander, K. Song

 Dagang Wang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Zvolve Systems, Inc, Atlanta, GA Thesis: Nonparametric Dynamic Regression Models with Applications to Financial Data Analysis Professor: X.F. Niu

 Mourad Tighiouart Major: Statistics Affiliation: Associate Director, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research Center at CedarsSinai
Thesis: Nonparametric Bayesian Inference for Survival Data Professor: I. McKeague

 Mary Baggett Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Math and Computer Sciences, Northern Kentucky University Thesis: Estimation and Testing for the Doubly Truncated Logistic Distribution Professor: D. Meeter
Jeffery Stein Major: Statistics Affiliation: Inlight Solutions, Albuquerque, NM Thesis: A Class of SpaceTime Models for Monitoring Station Data with Application to El Nino Events Professor: F. Huffer

 Josue Anaya Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: First steps toward image denoising under lowlight conditions Professor: Barbu
Shauming Wu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA Thesis: Asymptotic Bounds on the Overflow Probability in MarkovModulated Fluid Models Professor: J. Sethuraman

 Cyrus Amir Major: Statistics Affiliation: Medical Affairs Department, Agouron Pharmaceuticals, a Pfizer Company, La Jolla, CA Thesis: Testing for a TimeDependent Covariate Effect in the Linear Risk Model Professor: I. McKeague
Crisanto A. Dorado Major: Statistics Affiliation: Arthur Andersen Consulting, Atlanta, GA Thesis: On a General Repair Model for Repairable Systems Professor: M. Hollander, J. Sethuraman
Shanti V. Gomatam Major: Statistics Affiliation: Division for Biostatistics, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, US FDA Thesis: On Nonparametric Regression for Current Status Data Professor: Burr Doss
Sundarraman Subramanian Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Maine, ME Thesis: Estimation Under Censoring with Missing Failure Indicators Professor: I. McKeague
Jie Yang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Real Time System, Frankfurt, Germany Thesis: Likelihood Ratio Based Confidence Interval in Survival Analysis Professor: M. Hollander, I. McKeague

 ChingHsiang Chen Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Tamkang University, Tamsui, Taiwan, R.O.C. Thesis: Identifying Influential Effects in Factorial Experiments with Sixteen Runs: Empirical Bayes Approaches Professor: D. Meeter, P. Lin
Kevin Lawson Major: Statistics Affiliation: Abbott Labs, Texas Thesis: Bayesian Nonparametric Estimation Via Gibbs Sampling for Coherent Systems With Redundancy Professor: H. Doss, F. Huffer
Hulin Wu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, New York Thesis: Regression Models for Spatial Binary Data with Application to the Distribution of Plant Species Professor: F. Huffer

 WenChiung Lee Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Feng Chia University , Taichung, Taiwan, R.O.C. Thesis: Generating Poisson and Binomial Random Variates Professor: Marsaglia
ChienTai Lin Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Math, Tamkang University, Tamsui, Taiwan, R.O.C. Thesis: The Computation of Probabilities Which Involve Spacings, With Applications to the Scan Statistic Professor: Huffer

 Robin Antoine Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of West Indies, Trinidad, West Indies Thesis: Identifiability in the Autopsy Model of Reliability Theory Professor: Hollander, Doss
Thomas Burr Major: Statistics Affiliation: Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, New Mexico. Thesis: Estimating and Modeling Gene Flow for a Spatially Distributed Species Professor: Meeter
Donna Herge Major: Statistics Affiliation: U. S. Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama Thesis: Effects of Inspection Error on Optimal Inspection Policies and Software Fault Detection Models Professor: Proschan, Sethuraman
Gang Li Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA. Thesis: Generalized PearsonFisher ChiSquare GoodnessofFit Tests, with Applications to Models with Life History Data Professor: Doss
Cheolyong Park Major: Statistics Affiliation: Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea Thesis: A Preliminary Test for Structure Professor: Huffer
Yanqing Sun Major: Statistics Affiliation: Math Department, University of North Carolina at Charlotte Thesis: Transformations of Certain Gaussian Random Fields, With Applications in Survival Analysis Professor: McKeague

 T.V. Kurien Major: Statistics Affiliation: Niksun, Inc., New Jersey. Thesis: Limit Theorems for Markov Random Fields Professor: Sethuraman
Stephen Lee Major: Statistics Affiliation: Mathematics Department, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho. Thesis: Estimation and Testing for Some NonLinear Time Series Biological Population Models Professor: Meeter
B Narasimhan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. Thesis: Optimal Search in an Ordered Array Professor: Marsaglia
MeiJie Zhang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Thesis: Cumulative Regression Function Methods In Survival Analysis and Time Series Professor: McKeague

 JiHyun Kim Major: Statistics Affiliation: Soongsil University, Seoul, Korea. Thesis: Conditional Bootstrap Methods for Censored Data Professor: Doss
James Norris Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Wake Forest University, WinstonSalem, NC. Thesis: Estimation of the Number of Classes of Objects Through Presence/Absence Data Professor: Meeter
Thomas Young Major: Statistics Affiliation: Neuralware, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA. Thesis: A New Family of Survival Functions Derived from a General Cumulative Damage Threshold Crossing Model for Evolving Structural Systems of Improving Components with Biomedical and Accelerated Life Testing Applications Professor: Sethuraman

 Brett Presnell Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. Thesis: Nonparametric Methods for Imperfect Repair Models Professor: Hollander, Sethuraman
Michael Proschan Major: Statistics Affiliation: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Silver Springs, Maryland. Thesis: Contributions to the Theory of Arrangement Increasing Functions Professor: Leysieffer
Viswanathan Ramakrishnan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Massey Cancer Center, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA. Thesis: Analysis of Crossclassified Data Using Negative Binomial Models Professor: Meeter

 YuangChin Chiang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Institute of Statistics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C. Thesis: A Comparison of Two Methods of Bootstrapping in a Reliability Model Professor: Doss
James Clair Major: Statistics Affiliation: Merck, Sharpe and Dohme Research Labs, West Point, PA Thesis: Simultaneous Quantile Testing Professor: Meeter
Paulo Santana Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, S.P. , Brazil Thesis: Finite Horizon Singular Control and a Related TwoPerson Game Professor: Taksar

 Peter Danaher Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Auckland, New Zealand Thesis: Estimating the Audience for a Magazine Advertising Campaign Professor: Meeter
Norma Graciela Rueda Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Merrimack College, North Andover, Massachusetts Thesis: Generalized Convexity in Nonlinear Programming Professor: Hanson
Klaus Utikal Major: Statistics Affiliation: Wirtschaftstheorie II, Bonn, Germany Thesis: Inference for a Nonlinear Semimartingale Regression Model Professor: McKeague

 Steven A. Freitag Major: Statistics Affiliation: Reed & Carnrick, Piscataway, New Jersey Thesis: Estimating Jointly System and Component Reliabilities Using a Mutual Censorship Approach Professor: Doss, Proschan
Edsel Pena Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of South Carolina Thesis: Nonparametric Tests for Biased Coin Designs Professor: Hollander
James Sconing Major: Statistics Affiliation: American College Testing Program, Iowa City, Iowa Thesis: Information in Censored Models Professor: Hollander, Proschan

 Wai Tat Chan Major: Statistics Affiliation: Digital Equipment Corporation, Tewksbury, Massachusetts Thesis: Partial Orderings, with Applications to Reliability Professor: Proschan, Sethuraman
Gillian Mary Mimmack Major: Statistics Affiliation: Head of the Dept of Math & Stats at the University College of the Fraser Valley, Abbotsford, BC, Canada Thesis: Piecewise Geometric Estimation of a Survival Function and Some Results in Total Positivity Orderings Professor: Proschan
Barbara Nelson Young Major: Statistics Affiliation: U.S. Government, Washington, D.C. Thesis: The Comparison of Sensitivities of Experiments Professor: Bradley

 Abbas Jean Roayaei Major: Statistics Affiliation: National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Cancer Institute in Frederick Maryland Thesis: Statistical Modeling of the Monetary Approach to the Balance of
Payments: Argentina, Venezuela & Yugoslavia Professor: Huffer, Lin

 Frank Guess Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Thesis: Testing Whether Mean Residual Life Changes Trend Professor: Hollander, Proschan
John M. Rasp Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Finance and Quantitative Methods, Stetson University, Deland, Florida Thesis: Determining a Sufficient Level of InterRater Reliability Professor: Zahn
Michael J. Schell Major: Statistics Affiliation: Professor and Biostatistics Division Chief
Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology
Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
University of South Florida
Thesis: An Increasing Failure Rate Approach to Conservative Low Dose Extrapolation Professor: Proschan

 Dennis Brindley Major: Statistics Affiliation: Glaxo, Inc., Research Triange Park, North Carolina Thesis: Some Results on the Distribution of Grubbs Estimators Professor: Bradley
Narasinga Rao Chaganty Major: Statistics Affiliation: Mathematics and Statistics Department, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia Thesis: Large Deviation Local Limit Theorems, with Applications Professor: Sethuraman
Harry Sue Wah Joe Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Thesis: Percentile Residual Life FunctionProperties, Testing and Estimation Professor: Proschan
Jee Soo Kim Major: Statistics Affiliation: School of Dentistry, Linda Loma University, California Thesis: Ranking and Selection Procedures for Exponential Populations with Censored Observations Professor: Berger
Dong Ho Park Major: Statistics Affiliation: Hallym University, South Korea Thesis: Testing Whether New is Better than Used of a Specified Age Professor: Hollander, Proschan
Dennis F. Sinclair Major: Statistics Affiliation: Sinclair Associates, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Thesis: Tests of Displacement and Ordered Mean Hypotheses Professor: Meeter

 Nasser Reza Arghami Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Mashad University, Mashad, Iran Thesis: Partial Sequential Tests for the Mean of a Normal Distribution Professor: Billard
Cheng Chung Chen Major: Statistics Affiliation: Texas A&M UniversityKingsville, Kingsville, Texas Thesis: Sequential Estimation of Parameters in a Polya Process Professor: Basu
Catherine A. D' Abadie Major: Statistics Affiliation: AT&T, New Jersey Thesis: Stochastic Versions of Rearrangment Inequalities with Applications to Statistics Professor: Proschan
Benedikt Johannesson Major: Statistics Affiliation: Talnakonnun Data Analysis, Reykjavik, Iceland Thesis: Solutions to Continuous Time Programming Problems Professor: Hanson
Fouad Mohamed Major: Statistics Affiliation: Burke, Virginia Thesis: Estimation and Prediction of Exponential Time Series Models Professor: Billard
Amany M. Mousa Major: Statistics Affiliation: Professor and Head, Dept. of Appl.Stat. and Econometrics Cairo University, Vice Dean of CDC for Academic Affairs Thesis: Estimation of a Multivariate Location Vector Professor: Lin
Paulo Cesar F. Ramos Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil Thesis: Generalized Fractional Programming Professor: Hanson

 Atef M. AbdelMoneim Major: Statistics Affiliation: Professor of Matematical statistics, Cairo University, Professor and Chairman of Computer Sc. Dept,.CDC Cairo Egypt Thesis: Lumpability and Weak Lumpability in Finite Markov Chains Professor: Leysieffer
Yuan Yan Chen Major: Statistics Affiliation: US Department of Transportation, and PNN Technologies Thesis: Testing for Classes of Life Distributions Using Randomly Censored Data Professor: Hollander, Langberg
Errguang Philip Cheng Major: Statistics Affiliation: Institute of Statistics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan Thesis: On Nonparametric Estimation of Density and Regression Functions Professor: Serfling
Paul Gaylord Cooper Major: Statistics Affiliation: (Deceased) Thesis: TwoWay Cluster Analysis for Nominal Data Professor: Meeter
John Francis Kitchin Major: Statistics Affiliation: Principal Engineer, Massachusetts Microprocessor Design Center, Intel, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Thesis: A New Method of Estimating Life Distribution From Incomplete Data Professor: Langberg, Proschan
Carlos A. B. Pereira Major: Statistics Affiliation: Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil Thesis: Bayesian Solutions to Some Classical Problems of Statistics Professor: Basu
Thomas Charles Redman Major: Statistics Affiliation: Juran Institute, New Jersey Thesis: Minimum Estimation for LogLinear Models Professor: Bradley
Ram Chandra Tiwari Major: Statistics Affiliation: Center for Drug Evaluation & Research, FDA
Thesis: A Mathematical Study of the Dirichlet Process Professor: Basu, Sethuraman
KeTsai Wu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Revenue, Ad Valorem Taxes, State of Florida, Tallahassee, Florida Thesis: The Stability of Continuous Programming Professor: Hanson

 AbdulHadi Ahmed (now Ebraheim) Major: Statistics Affiliation: King Saud University Thesis: Qualitative Dependency Among Random Variabbles, with Applications in Probability and Statistics
Professor: Proschan and Langberg
Lawrence E. Barker Major: Statistics Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia. Thesis: Extremal Problems in Large Deviations and Bayesian Nonparametric Failure Rate Estimation Professor: Sethuraman
KuangFu Cheng Major: Statistics Affiliation: Graduate Institute of Statistics, National Central University, ChungLi, Taiwan. Thesis: Contributions to Asymptotic Theory for Statistics as Functionals of the Empirical Density Function Professor: Serfling
Richard Fagerstrom Major: Statistics Affiliation: National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD,. Thesis: A Comparative Study of Some Bioassay Methods Professor: Basu
Robert Hannum Major: Statistics Affiliation: University of Denver Thesis: Professor:
Robert C. Hannum Jr. Major: Statistics Affiliation: rf29s@nih.govDepartment of Statistics and Operations Research, University of Denver, Colorado. Thesis: Contributions to Bayesian Nonparametric Statistics Professor: Hollander
Jong Woo Jeon Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Computer Science and Statistics, Seoul National University, Korea Thesis: Central Limit Theorems in the Regions of Large Deviations with Applications to Statistical Mechanics Professor: Sethuraman
Herbert "Pepi" Lacayo Major: Statistics Affiliation: USEPA, Washington, D.C. Thesis: Simple Epidemic and Related Processes Professor: Billard
Ramon Leon Major: Statistics Affiliation: Statistics Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee. Thesis: Nonparametric Families of Life Distributions: I. Extreme Points, II. Characterizations Professor: Langberg, Proschan
Alan R. Zinsmeister Major: Statistics Affiliation: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. Thesis: Continuous Time Markov Independent Particle Systems with Continuous Time Input Professor: Leysieffer

 ShihChuan Cheng Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska. Thesis: A Mathematical Study of Sufficiency and Adequacy in Statistical Theory Professor: Basu
Charles Roger Longbotham Major: Statistics Affiliation: Process Management International, Littleton, Colorado. Thesis: Estimation of Time Dependent Parameters in the GaussMarkov Model Professor: Billard
Mohammad R. Meshkani Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran. Thesis: Empirical Bayes Point Estimation for Multinominal Distribution and Markov Chains Professor: Billard

 Dennis D. Boos Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina. Thesis: The Differential Approach in Statistical Theory and Robust Inference Professor: Serfling
John C. Conlon Major: Statistics Affiliation: Allergan, Inc., Irvine, California. Thesis: GOrdered Functions with Applications in Statistics Professor: Proschan, Sethuraman
Susan L. Reiland Major: Statistics Affiliation: Freelance technial editor and production services. Raleigh, North Carolina. Thesis: Stochastic Models for CarrierBorne Epidemics Professor: Billard
Thomas W. Reiland Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina. Thesis: Contributions to Duality Theory in Continuous Nonlinear Programming Professor: Hanson
Derek C. Wong Major: Statistics Affiliation: Naval Ocean Systems Center, San Diego, California. Thesis: Second Order Duality and Complementarity in Continuous Time Programming Professor: Hanson
Ching Ming Yeh Major: Statistics Affiliation: Ciba Geigy Pharmaceuticals, Summit, New Jersey. Thesis: Designs with a Polynomial Trend in Complete or Incomplete Blocks Professor: Bradley

 Erwin P. Bodo Major: Statistics Affiliation: Florida Health Care Association, Tallahasseee, Florida. Thesis: Contributions to the Theory of Continuous Complimentarity and Programming Professor: Hanson
Gregory P. Campbell Major: Statistics Affiliation: Center for Devices and Rad. Health, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Thesis: Nonparametric Estimation with the Dirichlet Prior Professor: Hollander
Michael T. Longnecker Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas. Thesis: Moment Inequalities, Maximal Inequalities, and Their Applications Professor: Serfling
Anthony J. Quinzi Major: Statistics Affiliation: Systems Analyst, Las Cruces, New Mexico. Thesis: Converting Dependent Models Into Independent Ones, with Applications in Reliability and Biometry Professor: Proschan

 Ibrahim A. Ahmad Major: Statistics Affiliation: Regents Professor, Oklahoma State University Thesis: Nonparametric Estimation of Probability Density Function for Dependent Variables with Applications Professor: Lin
Larry P. Ammann Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas. Thesis: Estimation in Random Hazard Models Professor: Savage
Victor Kane Major: Statistics Affiliation: Ford Motor Company, Livonia, Michigan. Thesis: Statistical Models for X Chromosome Inactivation Professor: Savage
Lanny Larson Major: Statistics Affiliation: Thesis: Contributions to the Theory of Continuous Time Programming Professor: Hanson
S. Edward Nevius Major: Statistics Affiliation: Division of Biometrics, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, Maryland. Thesis: Stochastic Majorization, with Applications to Multivariate Analysis Professor: Proschan, Sethuraman
Lawrence C. Peele Major: Statistics Affiliation: Martin Marietta Aerospace Corporation, Orlando, Florida. Thesis: Prediction Functions and Mean Estimation Functions for a Time Series Professor: Kimeldorf
Peter F. Thall Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Thesis: Robust Estimation for the Poisson Process: Models and Procedures Professor: Serfling
Ramalakshmi Vishnuvajjala Major: Statistics Affiliation: Rockville, Maryland. Thesis: Surveillance of a Wiener Process Under Costly Surveillance Professor: Hanson
Constance L. Wood Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. Thesis: Weak Convergence of a Modified Empirical Stochastic Process with Applications to KolmogorovSmirnov Type Statistics Professor: Serfling

 Kasra Afsarinejad Major: Statistics Affiliation: Astrazeneca R&D Molndal, Sweden. Thesis: Some Contributions to the Theory of Repeated Measurements Designs Professor: Hedayat
Kasra Asfarinejad Major: Statistics Affiliation: Astrazeneca, SWEDEN Thesis: Some Contributions to the Theory of Repeated Measurements Designs Professor: Hedayet
Abdalla ElHelbawy Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Thesis: Factorial Treatment Combinations in Paired Comparisons Professor: Bradley
Blanton A. Godfrey Major: Statistics Affiliation: NCSU, College of Textiles (DEAN) Thesis: Stochastic Models for Population Projection Professor: Shimi
John P. Lang Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Virginia Wesleyan College, Norfolk, Virginia. Thesis: Duels with NonDiscrete Firing Professor: Kimeldorf
James Dennis Lynch Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina. Thesis: Contributions to Rates of Convergence with Applications to Efficiencies of Test and Estimates Professor: Sethuraman

 Mohamed AbdelHameed Major: Statistics Affiliation: United Arab Emirates University Thesis: Applications of Total Positivity to Shock Models and Generating Functions Professor: Proschan
Emad ElNeweihi Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois. Thesis: Probability Measures on Separable Banach Spaces Professor: Sethuraman
William H. Farr Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of the Navy, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Fredericksburg, Virginia Thesis: Continuous Time Programming with Nonlinear Constraints Professor: Hanson
Douglas H. Jones Major: Statistics Affiliation: Associate Dean Academic Programs, Rutgers Business School,, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey Thesis: Asymptotic Comparison of Rank Tests with Parametric Competitors in the Bahadur Sense Professor: Sethuraman
Pasquale Sullo Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Operations Research and Statistics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York Thesis: Estimating the Parameters of a Multivariate Exponential Distribution Professor: Proschan
Dennis D. Wackerly Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida Thesis: Asymptotic Theory of Sequential FixedWidth Confidence Intervals for Location Parameters Professor: Serfling

 Robert Clickner Major: Statistics Affiliation: WESTAT, Inc., Rockville, Maryland Thesis: Contributions to Rates of Convergence and Efficiencies in NonParametric Statistics Professor: Sethuraman
William F. Grams Major: Statistics Affiliation: EmbryRiddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida Thesis: Rates of Convergence in the Central Limit Theorem for Dependent Variables Professor: Serfling
Ramesh M. Korwar Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Math & Statistics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA Thesis: Contributions to the Theory of Dirichlet Processes Professor: Hollander
Chanchal Singh Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York Thesis: Mathematical Programming in Banach Spaces Professor: Hanson
Furman H. Smith Major: Statistics Affiliation: Mathematics Department, Auburn University, Montgomery, Alabama Thesis: Binomial Searching for a Random Number of Multinomially Hidden Balls Professor: Kimeldorf

 Larry Hart Crow Major: Statistics Affiliation: Crow Reliability Resources, Inc.
Thesis: Maximum Likelihood Estimation of LifeTime Distributions from Renewal Procedures Professor: Shimi
Jairus D. Flora Jr. Major: Statistics Affiliation: Midwest Research Institute, Kansas City, Kansas Thesis: Bayes Nonparametric Selection Procedures Professor: Hollander
Gavin G. Gregory Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, Texas Thesis: Testing for the Monotonicity of a Generalized Failure Rate Function Professor: Sethuraman
Bobbie Iris Shimizu Major: Statistics Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Laurel, Maryland Thesis: Relevance of Asymptotic Theory in Small Sample Estimation Professor: Katti
Robert Lewis Sielken Jr. Major: Statistics Affiliation: Sielken, Inc., Bryan, Texas Thesis: Sequentially Determined Bounded Length Confidence Intervals for Stochastic Approximation Procedures of the RobbinsMonro Type Professor: Sethuraman
Robert Lee Taylor Major: Statistics Affiliation: Chair, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina Thesis: Some Weak Laws of Large Numbers for Random Elements in Normed Linear Spaces and their Applications Professor: Sethuraman

 William J. Blot Major: Statistics Affiliation: International Epidemiology Institute,LTD, Rockville, Maryland Thesis: Sequential Experimental Design Procedures Professor: Meeter
David Warren Fairweather Major: Statistics Affiliation: Bethesda, Maryland Thesis: Generalized Branching Process Theorems for a Class of Positively Regular First Moment Matrices Professor: Shimi
Kantilal M. Patel Major: Statistics Affiliation: Derwood, MD Thesis: Randomization Tests for the Multivariate TwoSample and PairedSample Problems and the Problems of Independence Professor: Bradley
Andres Petrasovits Major: Statistics Affiliation: (Deceased) Thesis: Health and Welfare Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Approximations to Bayes Procedures for Quantal Assays with Simple Exponential Tolerance Distributions Professor: Cornell
Walter R. Pirie Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia Thesis: DistributionFree Tests for Ordered Alternatives in the Randomized Block Model Professor: Hollander

 John F. Conroy Major: Statistics Affiliation: San Francisco, California Thesis: Bounds and Comparisons of Distributions of Partial Maxima of Independent, Identically Distributed Random Variables Professor: Sethuraman
Ronald H. Randles Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida Thesis: TMinimax Procedures for the Use of Incomplete Prior Information in Selection and Classification Problems Professor: Hollander
A. Vijaya Rao Major: Statistics Affiliation: Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Thesis: The LogZero Poisson Distribution Professor: Katti
David S. Reynolds Major: Statistics Affiliation: (Deceased) Thesis: Random Wear Models in Reliability Theory Professor: Savage
Dwayne A. Wnar Rollier Major: Statistics Affiliation: (Deceased) Professor Emeritus, Department of Industrial Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona Thesis: Heterogeneous Block Variances in Incomplete Block Designs Professor: Bradley

 Sharad Chitgopekar Major: Statistics Affiliation: (Deceased), Retired from College of Business, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois Thesis: Continuous Time Markovian Sequential Control Processes Professor: Savage
Choudary R. Hanumara Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Computer Science and Statistics, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island Thesis: Variance Component Analysis in a TwoWay Layout with Unequal Variance Professor: Thompson
William E. Lever Major: Statistics Affiliation: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee Thesis: The Limiting Distribution of the Likelihood Ratio Statistics, 2lnln Under a Class of Local Alternatives, Part I, and Minimum Average Risk Decision Procedures for the Noncentral ChiSquare Distribution, Part 2 Professor: Cornell
Donald C. Martin Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Thesis: Classification Procedures Based Upon Dichotomous Multivariate Observations Professor: Bradley
C. Bradley Russell Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematical Science, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina Thesis: Three Papers on Optimal Strategies in Surveillance Theory Professor: Savage
Richard L. Scheaffer Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida Thesis: Statistical Procedures for Some Problems in Inverse Sampling of Bulk Materials Professor: Thompson
Daniel L. Solomon Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina Thesis: Partially Bayes Estimates Professor: Savage
Vasant B. Waikar Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio Thesis: Inference with Tested Priors Professor: Katti
H. D. Weed Jr. Major: Statistics Affiliation: Motorola, Inc., Austin, Texas Thesis: Sequential OneSample Grouped Rank Tests for Symmetry Professor: Bradley

 Jesse C. Arnold Major: Statistics Affiliation: Retired from Department of Statistics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia Thesis: Estimation Through Preliminary Test Professor: Katti
Jagbir Singh Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Thesis: The Treatment of Ties in Paired Comparisons Professor: Thompson

 John J. Beauchamp Major: Statistics Affiliation: Lipscomb University Thesis: Simultaneous Nonlinear Estimation Professor: Cornell
Roger R. Davidson Major: Statistics Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Victoria, Canada Thesis: Multivariate Paired Comparisons Professor: Bradley
Bruce J. McDonald Major: Statistics Affiliation: (Deceased). Department of Computer Science, San Francisco State University, California Thesis: Probabilities for Rank Sum Multiple Comparisons Professor: Thompson

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