Henry Lewis Rietz


'Henry Lewis Rietz' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Probability and Statistics


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1875–1943; b. Gilmore, OH; d. Iowa City, IA)

American mathematician and statistician. Rietz was a mathematics graduate at OSU in 1899, and obtained his PhD from Cornell U in 1902. After 15 years at U Illinois, he was appointed to the faculty at U Iowa. He was a founder of the IMS and its first President (1935).

Subjects: Probability and Statistics.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.