William S. Cleveland

Education

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

Research Interests

  • Statistics
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Visualization
  • High Performance Computing for Deep Analysis of Data, Big and Small

Ph.D. Students from Purdue University Department of Statistics

  • David Anderson
  • Aritra Chakravorty ( Joint with Professor Chuanhai Liu )
  • Hui Chen ( Joint with Professor Bowei Xi )
  • Philip Gautier
  • Jeanine Gnang
  • Saptarshi Guha
  • Ryan Hafen
  • Xiang (Sean) Han ( Joint with Professor Bowei Xi )
  • Paul Kidwell ( Joint with Professor Guy Lebanon )
  • Jianfu (Jeff) Li
  • Qi Liu
  • Zhenqiang (James) Lu
  • Barret Schloerke ( Joint with Professor Ryan Hafen )
  • Lei Shu
  • Yuying Song
  • Xiaosu Tong
  • Benjamin Tyner
  • Jin Xia ( Joint with Professor Mark Daniel Ward )
  • Jianying Zhang

Ph.D. Students from Other Departments and Universities

  • Ashrith Barthur, Purdue University, The Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security

Awards/Honors

  • Lifetime Achievement Award in Graphics and Computing from the American Statistical Association; the first since 2010, 2016
  • Parzen Prize, 2016
  • Highly Cited Researcher by the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 2002
  • Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 1999
  • Statistician of the Year by the Chicago Chapter of the American Statistical Association, 1996
  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1992
  • Youden Prize, Technometrics, 1987
  • Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute, 1983
  • Fellow of the American Statistical Association, 1983
  • Wilcoxon Prize, Technometrics, 1977
  • Wilcoxon Prize, Technometrics, 1975
For more information about William S. Cleveland, please visit: http://www.stat.purdue.edu/~wsc/