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
Every year the STOR department offers a number of First Year Seminars. These are meant to introduce incoming first year students to cutting edge research in the disciplines of STOR. This year Dr. Shankar Bhamidi is teaching a course called … Continued
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
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.
A new award to recognize excellence in teaching by faculty and graduate students has been established in STOR. This has been made possible by a generous gift from the family of Dr. Deemer.
Professor Jan Hannig has been named a fellow in the American Statistical association (ASA). He will receive the certificate at a ceremony August 2 at the annual Joint Statistical Meetings in Chicago, IL. The American Statistical Association is the world’s largest community of statisticians … Continued
Professor Nilay Argon has been featured in UNC spotlight: Women in Stem. This UNC Research timeline spans the past 116 years and features women who have not only made major research discoveries and advancements, but have narrowed the gender gap … Continued
MDS students Damien Gu, Devon Francis Martin and Rachel Lee Nesbit will be initiated into Alpha of the North Carolina Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa on April 5, 2016, 4PM at the Friday Center.