1990s History

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1990

Events:

Gary McDonald (M.S. 1966, Ph.D. 1969) is named a Science Distinguished Alumni.

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • Eitan Greenshtein (1990 - 1990)
  • Chong Gu (1990 - present) Currently Professor of Statistics
  • Brunero Liseo (1990 - 1990)
  • Anthony O'Hagan (1990 - 1990)
  • Dimitris Politis (1990 - 1996)

 Eitan Greenshtein  Chong Gu  Brunero Liseo  Dimitris Politis

Eitan Greenshtein, Chong Gu, Brunero Liseo and Dimitris Politis

Graduates:

  • Mr. David N. Akers, BS
  • Mr. Thomas Allen Beams, BS
  • Mr. Douglas B. Bryant, BS
  • Mr. Thomas K. Cange, BS
  • Ms. Diane June Ottinger, BS
  • Miss Rita A. Smith, BS
  • Mr. Chris W. Stalbaum, BS
  • Mrs. Shindok Lee Coolman, BS, MS
  • Rosa Rosanna Bernarte Bustos, MS
  • Dr. Huifen Chen, MS
  • Ms. Wen-Yau Chen, MS
  • Mrs. Laura Humphreys Foust, MS
  • Miss Devika Jayasuriya, MS
  • Mr. Jong-Ho Park, MS
  • Mrs. Tulin Shekar, MS
  • Mr. Eric H. Wietsma, MS
  • Mrs. Guey-Mei You, MS
  • Dr. Sanjib Basu, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta
  • Dr. Bradley P. Evans, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Thomas Kuczek
  • Dr. Sudip Kumar Bose, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Su-Yun Huang, PHD, Advisor: Dr. William John Studden
  • Dr. Yeong-Tzay Su, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Steven P. Lalley
  • Dr. Ming Tan, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Leon J. Gleser
  • Dr. Ke-Ying Ye, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger

1991

Events:

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • Holger Dette (1991 - 1991)
  • Vince Melfi (1991 - 1992)

Holger Dette and Vince Melfi

 Holger Dette  Vince Melfi

New/Promoted Staff:

Shaun Ponder (1991 - present), currently Administrative

Shaun Ponder

Shaun Ponder

Graduates:

  • Mr. Jeffrey C. Beehler, BS
  • Mrs. Sherise Y. Bennett, BS
  • Mr. Michael W. Biggane, BS
  • Mrs. Kim M. Bloss, BS
  • Mr. James M. Gabriel, BS
  • Mrs. Elaine Mary Johnson, BS
  • Ms. Cathy L. Lemons, BS
  • Mrs. Laura A. O'Dell, BS
  • Mrs. Ann M. Ponti, BS
  • Mr. John R. Roeger, BS
  • Ms. Terri L. Schwomeyer, BS
  • Mr. Gary C. Shamley Jr., BS
  • Mr. Brian J. Short, BS
  • Mrs. Sarah A. Showalter, BS
  • Mr. James Andrew Shrader, BS
  • Stammy A. Tripodis, BS
  • Mr. Harold E. Vollmer Jr., BS
  • Mr. Michael A. Webster, BS
  • Dr. Alpha O. Camara, MS
  • Mr. Richard L. Davis, MS
  • Mr. Melvin McCullough Jr., MS
  • Meei-Huey Lii Moh, MS
  • Mr. Michael C. Morrow, MS
  • Mrs. Mary K. Nixon, MS
  • Mr. Jeremy Hale Partin, MS
  • Mr. Joseph John Prusacki, MS
  • Mr. Michael J. Scholl, MS
  • Dr. Jin Wang, MS
  • Mr. Xiangning Wang, MS
  • Mr. Jian Zhao, MS
  • Ms. Yuan Zhou, MS
  • Dr. Sanjib Basu, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta
  • Dr. Minghui Chen, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Xiaobo Gao, MS, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Mary E. Bock
  • Dr. Peter Mueller, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Saurabh Mukhopadhyay, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta
  • Dr. Hyun S. Oh, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta
  • Dr. German Jose Pliego, MS, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Mary E. Bock
  • Dr. Zhongcheng Wang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Mary E. Bock
  • Dr. Xiaoping Xiong, MS, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Steven P. Lalley
  • Dr. Hangping Zhang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Jayanta K. Ghosh
  • Dr. Dongchu Sun, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Mei-Mei Zen, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta

1992

Events:

  • The fifth Purdue International Symposium on Statistical Decision Theory and Related Topics was held.
  • The Department had a network consisting of two fileservers, one an IBM RISC/6000 and the other an older Sun, which was upgraded to a 4/280. Connected to the servers were six Sun workstations, 24 X-Windows terminals and one stand-alone IBM RISC/6000 workstation. Faculty, students and staff used the computers. About two dozen "dumb" terminals were still connected to the servers. These were in graduate student offices. All but two faculty used workstations. The DEC VAX 11/780 was retired.
  • The Department was a leader in the use of sophisticated statistical software, such as S-Plus and LispStat, symbolic mathematical software, such as Mathematica, and various dialects of TeX.
  • The first V.L. Anderson Scholarship Award was awarded to Bradley H. Lemons. The award was created in honor of Professor Virgil Anderson who retired from the Department of Statistics in 1986.
  • Thomas J. Lorenzen (Ph.D. 1977) was named a Science Distinguished Alumni.
  • Professor Carl Cowen was named Director of the Actuarial Science program. He served from 1992 - 1997.
  • Myra Samuels, Associate Director of the Statistical Consulting Service, passed away on December 23, 1992.

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • Evelyn Crowley (1992 - 1996)
  • Mauro Gasparini (1992 - 1996)

 Evelyn Crowley Mauro Gasparini

Evelyn Crowley and Mauro Gasparini

Graduates:

  • Mr. Thomas J. Behnke, BS
  • Mr. Steven A. Brammer, BS
  • Mrs. Margaret E. Butcher, BS
  • Ms. Janet Ilene Feeney, BS
  • Mrs. Elizabeth Kipp Friend, BS
  • Mr. T. Richard Hanna, BS
  • Maj. Michael J. Harmon, BS
  • Mr. Craig Anthony Hilsmier, BS
  • H. Anna Hsu, BS
  • Mr. John E. Johnson, BS
  • Mrs. Melissa A. Knodel, BS
  • Mrs. Jennifer J. Miller, BS
  • Mr. David Allen Nelson, BS
  • Ms. Erika D. Parker, BS
  • Mr. Brian E. Springer, BS
  • Mr. G. Scott Staley, BS
  • Mr. Kent M. Wenger, BS
  • Mrs. Shindok Lee Coolman, BS
  • Ms. Kathleen D. Alig, MS
  • Dr. Catherine D. Axtell, MS
  • Ms. Anita L. Fagerman, MS
  • Mr. Daniel Joseph Flick, MS
  • Mr. Eric Thomas Parson, MS
  • Mr. Steven Jay Weiner, MS
  • Dr. Dimitrios N. Gatzouras, MS, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Steven P. Lalley
  • Dr. Sayaji Namdeo Hande, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Shanti S. Gupta
  • Dr. Saurabh Mukhopadhyay, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta
  • Dr. Lei Wang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Chi-Mei Shui, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Fu-Chuen Chang, PHD, Advisor: Dr. William John Studden
  • Dr. Changkon Hong, PHD, Advisor: Dr. William John Studden
  • Dr. Jinsoo Hwang, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Thomas M. Sellke
  • Dr. Anu Radha Kanniganti, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Steven P. Lalley
  • Dr. Arturo Kohatsu-Higa, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Philip Protter
  • Dr. Yuning Liao, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Shanti S. Gupta
  • Dr. Brani D. Vidakovic, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta

1993

Events:

  • The first Prem S. Puri Memorial Lecture was given on March 18, 1993 by Yuan Shih Chow. The memorial lecture is in honor of Professor Prem S. Puri who was a member of the Purdue faculty in 1966 until his death in 1989. The title of his talk was "Wald's Equation for A Class of Denormalized U-statistics."
  • Fred C. Leone (Ph.D. 1949) was named a Science Distinguished Alumni.
  • Lawrence D. Brown was awarded an honorary Doctor of Science degree from Purdue University.

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • Brunero Liseo (1993 - 1993)
  • Kai-Sheng Song (1993 - 1994)
Brunero Liseo

Brunero Liseo

Graduates:

  • Mr. James E. Anisi, BS
  • Mr. B. Bradley Bales, BS
  • Mr. Chad E. Blech, BS
  • Ms. Leah B. Byrnes, BS
  • Mrs. Kristen Lea Didio, BS
  • Mr. Christopher P. Freese, BS
  • Mr. Daniel C. Greer, BS
  • Miss Melissa H. Hsieh, BS
  • Ms. E. Anne Jackson, BS
  • Mr. Edward M. Jackson, BS
  • Mr. Bradley H. Lemons, BS
  • Mr. Steven A. McQueen Jr., BS
  • Mrs. Anita I. Mraz, BS
  • Mrs. Shelly A. Nikrant, BS
  • Mrs. Marcia L. O'Keefe, BS
  • Mr. Michael J. Orndorff, BS
  • Mrs. Jennifer Marie Schmitt, BS
  • Ms. Xiaorong Wang, BS
  • Miss Erin P. Young, BS
  • Miss Carol M. Kuiper, MS
  • Mr. Hongbin Li, MS
  • Ms. Guifen Mao, MS
  • Mr. Andrew P. McKeen, MS
  • Mrs. Thi-Lan Tran, MS
  • Mr. Stephen P. Zimmerman, MS
  • Mrs. Kathy L. Layne, MS
  • Dr. Minghui Chen, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Anindya K. De, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe and Dr. Jayanta K. Ghosh
  • Dr. Zhuoqiong He, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. William John Studden
  • Dr. Marcey Lee Hoover, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Shanti S. Gupta
  • Dr. Hyun S. Oh, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta
  • Dr. Zhongcheng Wang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Mary E. Bock
  • Dr. Xiaoping Xiong, MS, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Steven P. Lalley
  • Dr. Darryl K. Nester, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Burgess J. Davis
  • Dr. Chunfu Qiu, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger and Dr. Chong Gu

1994

Events:

  • Raymond J. Carroll (M.S. 1972, Ph.D. 1974) was named a Science Distinguished Alumni.
  • The Department of Statistics began serving web pages on the World Wide Web.
  • 2,157 students (42 class sections) enrolled in Statistics courses in the fall semester.

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • Susie Bayarri (1994 - 1994)
  • Katsuaki Iwaki (1994 - 1996)

 Susie Bayarri  Katsuaki Iwaki

Susie Bayarri and Katsuaki Iwaki

Graduates:

  • Miss Beverly P. Ayala, BS
  • Mr. Todd R. Estep, BS
  • Miss Kathryn A. Genovese, BS
  • Mr. Mark Gilbert, BS
  • Mr. Kenneth J. Heard, BS
  • Mr. Kevin M. Heatley, BS
  • Mrs. Christine A. Heim, BS
  • Mr. Christopher R. Heim, BS
  • Miss Hsin-Ping Hwang, BS
  • Mr. Kevin C. Ingle, BS
  • Miss C. Elaine Jackson, BS
  • Mrs. Jennifer Joy Kapszukiewicz, BS
  • Mr. W. Scott Ketchum III, BS
  • Mrs. Kerri D. Lemming, BS
  • Mrs. Alicia S. MacLafferty, BS
  • Mr. Jeffrey L. Martin, BS
  • Mrs. Jennifer L. Schmitt, BS
  • Mr. Jason P. Slaughter, BS
  • Ms. Kristen Szucs, BS
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Throm, BS
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. VanSchepen, BS
  • Mr. Wesley B. Weber, BS
  • Mr. Kenneth L. Weingart, BS
  • Mr. Derrick L. Wolford, BS
  • Mr. Brian J. Yasz, BS, MS
  • Mrs. Naomi L. Benz, MS
  • Mr. Richard J. Benz, MS
  • Mr. John L. Deck, MS
  • Mrs. Teresa Lynn Nelson, MS
  • Ms. Jennifer Karas Montez, MS
  • Miss Loan H. Pham, MS
  • Ms. Min Zhang, MS
  • Dr. Hyungsok Ahn, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Philip Protter
  • Dr. Zusheng Jin, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Tony Suat Tanaydin, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Ruoyong Yang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Yung-Pin Chen, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Stephen M. Samuels
  • Dr. G. Michael Lu, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Mary E. Bock
  • Dr. Xianglian Tang, PHD, Advisor: Wei-Liem Loh

1995

Events:

  • Shanti S. Gupta stepped down as Head of the Department of Statistics. Professor Mary Ellen Bock assumed duties as Head of the Department making her the first female Department Head in the College of Science.
  • Conference on Multiple Decision Theory was held June 8 - 10 in honor of Shanti S. Gupta. Professor Gupta was one of the founders of multiple decision theory, and has maintained leadership in the field through an exceptional research and education program. Many of Professor Gupta's Ph.D. students attended.
  • Intrinsic Bayes Factor Workshop was held on June 10-12. The event involved approximately 20 active researchers in development of intrinsic Bayes factors, a recent and promising methodology applicable to virtually any model selection problem. Professor James O. Berger led the workshop.
  • 2,257 students (43 class sections) enrolled in Statistics courses in the spring semester.
  • Jerone N. Deverman (Ph.D. 1969) was named a Science Distinguished Alumni.
  • Regina Becker was hired as the Manager of the Statistical Consulting service. She handles the day to day activities of managing the consultants.
New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:
  • Arup Bose (1995 - 1996)
  • Rebecca W. Doerge (1995 - 2016) Currently Adjunct Professor of Statistics
  • Jayanta K. Ghosh (1995 - 1995) Currently Emeritus Professor of Statistics
  • Brunero Liseo (1995 - 1995)
  • German J. Pliego (1995 - 1997)
  • Regis Serinko (1995 - 1996)
  • Weizhen Wang (1995 - 1996)

Arup Bose Rebecca W. Doerge Jayanta K. Ghosh Brunero Liseo German J. Pliego Regis Serinko Weizhen Wang

Arup Bose, Rebecca W. Doerge, Jayanta K. Ghosh, Brunero Liseo, German J. Pliego, Regis Serinko and Weizhen Wang

New/Promoted Staff:

Angie Murphy (1995 - 2000)

Angie Murphy

Angie Murphy

Graduates:

  • Mr. Timothy S. Adams, BS
  • Mr. Craig P. Bishop, BS
  • Mr. Ashis Kumar Das, BS
  • Ms. Justina T. DeLuca, BS
  • Mrs. Kendra L. Fox, BS
  • Mr. Jason B. Gomberg, BS
  • Mr. Douglas J. Heckman, BS
  • Mr. Bryce B. Hemker, BS
  • Juliann D'Arcy Jaumotte, BS
  • Mr. Tate A. Miceli, BS
  • Ms. Catherine A. Moore, BS
  • Mr. Brian G. Nyland, BS
  • Mr. T. Adam Rohn II, BS
  • Mr. Christian N. Slater, BS
  • Mr. Stephen G. Slocum, BS
  • Mrs. Monica S. White, BS
  • Mr. Gregory S. Winkler, BS
  • Mr. Ohjoon Kwon, BS, MS
  • Mr. Brian S. Lichy, BS, MS
  • Mr. Marcel Baumgartner, MS
  • Miss Lynda A. Davis, MS
  • Mr. Christopher J. Rellinger, MS
  • Mrs. Christine A. Smiley, MS
  • Mr. Kenneth J. Smiley, MS
  • Ms. Ying Zhang, MS
  • Mr. Chad A. Henemyer, MS
  • Dr. Zhuoyuan Zhang, MS
  • Dr. Sarat C. Dass, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger and Dr. Mary Ellen Bock
  • Dr. Bradley P. Evans, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Thomas Kuczek
  • Dr. Marcey Lee Hoover, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Shanti S. Gupta
  • Dr. Dustin D. Ruff, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Dejun Tang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Mary Ellen Bock and Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Jacek Dmochowski, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Thomas M. Sellke
  • Dr. Julia A. Varshavsky, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger

1996

Events:

  • David S. Moore was named Shanti S. Gupta Distinguished Professor of Statistics.
  • A formal relationship with Purdue's Technical Assistance Program (TAP) was established
  • First Myra Samuels Memorial Lecture was held on March 22, 1996. Nobel prize winner, Herbert Hauptman, gives the address, "A probabilistic approach to the phase problem of X-ray crystallography." The lectures were founded in memory of Dr. Myra Samuels who worked for many years in the Statistics Department and was an Associate Professor in Veterinary Pathobiology at the time of her death in 1992. The Myra Samuels Biostatistics Fund provides support for the Memorial Lecture.
  • B.L.S. Prakasa Rao, Indian Statistical Institute, was the invited lecturer for the K.C.S. Pillai Memorial Lecture held on April 12, 1996. The title of his talk was "Spatial Data Analysis."
  • Donna Brogan (M.S. 1962) was named a Science Distinguished Alumni.
  • Professor Philip Protter became the Associate Director of the Actuarial Science program. He served as Associate Director until 2002.

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • Ted Bandy (1996 - 1996)
  • Tianwen Tony Cai (1996 - 2000)
  • Bruce A. Craig (1996 - present) Currently Professor of Statistics, Director of Statistical Consulting
  • Michael A. Dritschel (1996 - 1998)
  • Carmen Fernandez (1996 - 1996)
  • Jayanta K. Ghosh (1996 - 1996) Currently Emeritus Professor of Statistics
  • Alexander Gluhovsky (1996 - 2010) Currently Professor of Statistics, Professor of Atmospheric Sciences
  • Brunero Liseo (1996 - 1996)
  • Youngsook Son (1996 - 1997)
  • Mark Steel (1996 - 1996)

 Ted Bandy  Tianwen Tony Cai  Bruce A. Craig  Michael A. Dritschel  Carmen Fernandez  Jayanta K. Ghosh  Alexander Gluhovsky  Brunero Liseo  Youngsook Son  Mark Steel

Ted Bandy, Tianwen Tony Cai, Bruce A. Craig, Michael A. Dritschel, Carmen Fernandez, Jayanta K. Ghosh, Alexander Gluhovsky, Brunero Liseo, Youngsook Son and Mark Steel

New/Promoted Staff:

Douglas G. Crabill (1996 - present), currently Senior Academic IT Specialist

Douglas G. Crabill

Douglas G. Crabill

Graduates:

  • Mr. Michael D. Bishop, BS
  • Mr. Christopher R. Burgess, BS
  • Ms. Jana L. deMelker, BS
  • Mr. C. Jason DePasquale, BS
  • Ms. Yvette M. Dowd, BS
  • Mrs. Melinda A. Dubois, BS
  • Ms. Eriko Enatsu, BS
  • Ms. Gina Rana Gatlin, BS
  • Mr. Matthew A. Good, BS
  • Mr. Ryan Griffin, BS
  • Mrs. Suzanne L. Harney, BS
  • Mrs. Anne Marie Heckman, BS
  • Mr. Scott A. Hickner, BS
  • Mr. Daric D. Leinbach, BS
  • Ms. Liliana Lopez, BS
  • Mr. Nathan P. Luepke, BS
  • Mr. Jason N. Marx, BS
  • Mr. Ryan J. Morris, BS
  • Mr. Jonathan C. Painter, BS
  • Ms. Renata Ringo, BS
  • Mrs. Kelly L. Rodarmel, BS
  • Mr. Jon A. Schmaltz, BS
  • Mr. Paul A. Schultz, BS
  • Mr. John D. Rush, BS
  • Mr. Brian J. Yasz, BS
  • Mr. Qiang Bai, MS
  • Mr. Wei-Cheng Chang, MS
  • Miss Mary K. Guidinger, MS
  • Ms. Ruoh-Lin Hu, MS
  • Dr. Bo Jiang, MS
  • Mr. Martin Olsak, MS
  • Miss Joy A. Rathnau, MS
  • Mr. Bin Wang, MS
  • Mr. Xuyan Xu, MS
  • Mr. Thomas L. Hodgson, MS
  • Mr. Christopher P. Presley, MS
  • Dr. Lin Chen, MS, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Thomas M. Sellke
  • Dr. Xiaobo Gao, MS, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Mary E. Bock
  • Dr. Xun Lin, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Shanti S. Gupta
  • Dr. Dustin D. Ruff, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Steven Sun, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Tony Suat Tanaydin, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Chuanbo Zang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Anirban Dasgupta
  • Dr. Hangping Zhang, MS, PHD, Advisor: Prof. Jayanta K. Ghosh
  • Dr. Chi-Mei Shui, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Cynthia A. Rodenberg, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Nariankadu D. Shyamalkumar, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger

1997

Events:

  • Professor Bruce S. Weir, North Carolina State University, was the invited lecturer for the Myra Samuels Memorial Lecture held on April 23, 1997. The title of his talk was "A Statistician in Court."
  • The Myra Samuels Garden was dedicated on April 25, 1997.
  • Richard E. James (M.S. 1968) was named a Science Distinguished Alumni.
  • Professor Steve Samuels became the second Director of the Actuarial Science program, replacing Professor Carl Cowen. Professor Samuels served as Director from 1997 - 2000.
  • Marcel Neuts, University of Arizona, was the invited lecturer for the Prem S. Puri Memorial Lecture held on December 4, 1997. The title of his talk was "Quasi-Birth-and-Death Processes and Queueing Models."

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • John J. Deely (1997 - 1999) Currently Continuing Lecturer in Statistics
  • Mohan Delampady (1997 - 1998)
  • Cindelyn G. Eberts (1997 - 2000)
  • Jayanta K. Ghosh (1997 - 2016) Currently Emeritus Professor of Statistics
  • Linda M. Haines (1997 - 1997)
  • Zhengyan Lin (1997 - 1998)
  • Yuhai Wu (1997 - 1997)
  • Mei-Mei Zen (1997 - 1998)

 John J. Deely  Mohan Delampady  Cindelyn G. Eberts  Jayanta K. Ghosh  Linda M. Haines  Zhengyan Lin  Mei-Mei Zen

John J. Deely, Mohan Delampady, Cindelyn G. Eberts, Jayanta K. Ghosh, Linda M. Haines, Zhengyan Lin and Mei-Mei Zen

New/Promoted Staff:

Annette Cheever

Annette Cheever

Graduates:

  • Mr. Brian E. Arnold, BS
  • Mr. Colin A. Boyle, BS
  • Ms. Amy E. Caldwell, BS
  • Ms. Cecile M. Cambre, BS
  • Mr. Gabriel F. Carrillo, BS
  • Mr. Wayne R. Colonna, BS
  • Mrs. Laura Dawn Craig, BS
  • Ms. Roselea S. Gonzalez, BS
  • Ms. Sio-San S. Ho, BS
  • Mr. Aaron D. Lambright, BS
  • Mrs. Amanda Marie Levinson, BS
  • Mr. Matthew M. Moldthan, BS
  • Mr. Matthew C. Neuhaus, BS
  • Ms. Nabilah Yahya, BS
  • Mr. Brian S. Lichy, BS
  • Mr. George Chelidonis, MS
  • Mr. Aaron D. Daly, MS
  • Mrs. Christine L. Emsley, MS
  • Mr. John T. Hayes, MS
  • Ms. Michelle A. Mc Nabb, MS
  • Mrs. Shinjini Menon, MS
  • Mr. Hai-Bin Shu, MS
  • Ms. Karen M. Stechuchak, MS
  • Dr. Roland J. Thorpe, Jr., MS
  • Ms. Laura Di Domenico, MS, MS
  • Dr. Markus Bachmann, MS, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Thomas M. Sellke
  • Dr. Steven Sun, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe

1998

Events:

  • The Master of Science in Computational Finance was established.
  • The Department of Statistics hosted Stat Day on April 23, 1998.
  • George Casella (M.S. 1974) was named a Science Distinguished Alumni.
  • George Casella, Cornell University, was the invited lecturer for the Myra Samuels Memorial Lecture on April 23, 1998. The title of his talk was "Random Cows, Random Corn, and Random Effects."
  • The sixth Purdue International Symposium on Statistics was held June 17-23.
  • The first alumni advisory council convened in September.

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • James W. Dobbin (1998 - 2013)
  • Ioannis Kontoyiannis (1998 - 2001)
  • Friedrich Liese (1998 - 1998)
  • Katy Simonsen (1998 - 2007)

James W. Dobbin  Ioannis Kontoyiannis  Friedrich Liese  Katy Simonsen

James W. Dobbin, Ioannis Kontoyiannis, Friedrich Liese and Katy Simonsen

New/Promoted Staff:

Michael Hilborn (1998 - 2000)

Michael Hilborn

Michael Hilborn

Graduates:

  • Mr. Joshua E. Booe, BS
  • Mr. Russell H. Brands, BS
  • Mr. Michael H. Brobst, BS
  • Mrs. Karen E. Bunch, BS
  • Ms. Stephanie M. Carter, BS
  • Mr. Ryan P. Ellison, BS
  • Mr. Shane D. Greulach, BS
  • Mr. Donovan L. Lemelin, BS
  • Mr. Joseph B. Polley, BS
  • Mr. Daniel S. Riley, BS
  • Ms. Sarah C. Russell, BS
  • Mr. Scott D. Sheefel, BS
  • Mr. Brian D. Weadock, BS
  • Ms. Kimberly A. Weber, BS
  • Mrs. Kara Kathleen Bennett, MS
  • Mrs. Leah L. Flury, MS
  • Ms. Hanaa M. Girgis, MS
  • Ms. Veronika Kourcheva, MS
  • Dr. Meng-Rong Lee, MS
  • Greg Porter, MS
  • Ms. Hua Wang, MS
  • Ms. Chunhua Zhao, MS
  • Dr. Markus Bachmann, MS, PHD, Advisor: Mr. Thomas M. Sellke
  • Dr. Sarat C. Dass, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger and Dr. Mary Ellen Bock
  • Dr. Zusheng Jin, MS, PHD, Advisor: Dr. George P. McCabe
  • Dr. Jaeyong Lee, PHD, Advisor: Dr. Thomas M. Sellke and Dr. James O. Berger
  • Dr. Jose M. Perez, PHD, Advisor: Dr. James O. Berger and Dr. Shanti S. Gupta

1999

Events:

New Faculty/Visitors/Scholars:

  • Dimitris Gatzouras (1999 - 1999)
  • German J. Pliego (1999 - 1999)

 Dimitris Gatzouras  German J. Pliego

Dimitris Gatzouras and German J. Pliego

Graduates:

  • Ms. Anna M. Arnold, BS
  • Ms. Tracie Bennett, BS
  • Mrs. Heather Anne Dawson, BS
  • Ms. Andria L. Duke, BS
  • Mr. Keith L. Galloway, BS
  • Miss Amy R. Greichunos, BS
  • Mrs. Shannon M. Hurst, BS
  • Mr. Justin M. Kindy, BS
  • Mr. Kamran R. Kiyani, BS
  • Ms. Leeann L. Kreske, BS
  • Mr. Gavin X. Lienemann, BS
  • Chaundra M. Lykes-Phillips, BS
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