William S. Cleveland

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Education

  • A.B., Princeton, Mathematics
  • Ph.D., Yale University, Statistics

Research Interests

  • Applied Probability
  • Computational Methods for Statistical Inference
  • Computer Languages and Environments for Data Analysis
  • Computer Networking
  • Data Mining
  • Data Visualization
  • Healthcare Engineering
  • Machine Learning
  • Massive Data
  • Statistical Model Building
  • Statistical Models
  • Time Series

Ph.D. Students from Purdue University Department of Statistics

  • David Anderson
  • Hui Chen ( Joint with Professor Bowei Xi )
  • Saptarshi Guha
  • Ryan Hafen
  • Paul Kidwell ( Joint with Professor Guy Lebanon )
  • Zhenqiang (James) Lu
  • Lei Shu
  • Benjamin Tyner
  • Jin Xia ( Joint with Professor Mark Daniel Ward )
  • Jianying Zhang
  • Aritra Chakravorty ( Joint with Professor Chuanhai Liu )
  • Xiang (Sean) Han ( Joint with Professor Bowei Xi )
  • Xiaosu Tong
  • Jeremy Troisi

Awards/Honors

  • Highly Cited Researcher by the American Society for Information Science and Technology
  • Wilcoxon Prize, Technometrics, 1975
  • Wilcoxon Prize, Technometrics, 1977
  • Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute, 1983
  • Fellow of the American Statistical Association, 1983
  • Youden Prize, Technometrics, 1987
  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1992
  • Statistician of the Year by the Chicago Chapter of the American Statistical Association, 1996
  • Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 1999
For more information about William S. Cleveland, please visit: http://www.stat.purdue.edu/~wsc/