Hannan gift

February 8, 2017

Department of Statistics and Operations Research received a generous gift from the estate of Dr. James Francis Hannan and Ms. Bettie Creighton Hannan that will support our recruitment and retention of top graduate students and faculty. We are grateful to the family of … Continued

Dr. Yufeng Liu given Breiman award

January 23, 2017

Professor Yufeng Liu was selected for the Inaugural Leo Breiman Junior Awards by the Section on Statistical Learning and Data Science (SLDS) at ASA, for great impacts of his work in the area of SLDS.  As an award recipient, Yufeng is invited to give … Continued

Welcome new faculty members

September 29, 2016

The Statistics and Operations Research Department would like to welcome our newest faculty members, Assistant Professors Nicolas Fraiman and Sayan Banerjee!   Dr. Banerjee received his undergraduate and masters education at the Indian Statistical Institute in Kolkata. He completed his … Continued