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

New research grants received by STOR faculty

September 23, 2016

With the start of the 2016-17 school year, faculty members in the Department of Statistics and Operations Research have received a number of new research grants from national research funds, to support their research in statistics and operations research with … Continued

Ryder Best receives CASE scholarship

July 15, 2016

Congratulations to Ryder Best, an undergraduate student of Mathematical Decision Sciences and Economics, who has received the 2016 Casualty Actuaries of the Southeast (CASE) scholarship.