Olga Vitek

Education

  • B.S., University of Geneva , Econometrics and Statistics , 1995
  • M.S., University of Geneva , Econometrics and Statistics , 1997
  • M.S., Purdue University , Mathematical Statistics , 2001
  • Ph.D., Purdue University , Statistics , 2005

Research Interests

  • Proteomics
  • Machine Learning
  • Computer Languages and Environments for Data Analysis
  • Combinatorial Optimization
  • Computational Methods for Statistical Inference
  • Bayesian analysis
  • Experimental Design
  • Systems Biology
  • Genomics
  • Modeling and Model Selection

Ph.D. Students from Purdue University Department of Statistics

  • Kyle Bemis
  • Kylie Bemis ( Joint with Professor Hyonho Chun )
  • Ching-Yun (Veavi) Chang
  • Meena Choi ( Joint with Professor Hyonho Chun )
  • Timothy Clough
  • April Harry ( Joint with Professor Hyonho Chun )
  • Robert Ness
  • Danni Yu
  • Cheng Zheng

Awards/Honors

  • Purdue University Faculty Scholar, 2013-2018
  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2011
  • College of Science Graduate Student Mentoring Award, February 2010
  • Department of Statistics Outstanding Assistant Professor Undergraduate Teaching Award, 2010
  • Teaching for Tomorrow Award, 2008
  • Institute of Mathematical Statistics Laha Travel Award to present at the Joint Statistical Meetings, 2005
  • Graduate School Dissertation Fellowship, Purdue University, 2004
  • Charlie Sampson Best Poster Award, 26th annual Midwest Biopharmaceutical Statistics Workshop, Ball State University, 2003
  • Prize of the Industrial Services of Geneva for work encouraging rational use of energy, Geneva (Switzerland), 1997
  • Member, Sigma Xi
For more information about Olga Vitek, please visit: http://www.stat.purdue.edu/~ovitek/index.html