Institute of Mathematical Statistics

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Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Institute of Mathematical Statistics

JEFFERS, John Norman Richard (1926 - 2011), consultant; Visiting Professor: Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing, University of Newcastle, since 1994; Mathematical Institute, University of Kent, since 1993; School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computing, University of Greenwich, since 1994

PRIESTLEY, Maurice Bertram (1933 - 2013), Professor of Statistics, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, 1970–96 (Head of Department of Mathematics, 1973–75, 1977–78, 1980–85 and 1987–89), then Professor Emeritus, University of Manchester

KENDALL, Maurice (George) (1907 - 1983), Director, World Fertility Survey, 1972–80; Chairman, Scientific Control Systems (Holdings), 1971–72; Fellow: American Statistical Association; Econometric Society; Institute of Mathematical Statistics; London Graduate School of Business Studies

SMITH, Richard Lyttleton (born 1953), Mark L. Reed III Distinguished Professor of Statistics, since 2004, and Professor of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, since 2008, University of North Carolina (Professor of Statistics, 1991–2004 (on leave, 1994–96)); Director, Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute, North Carolina, since 2010

BOWLEY, Arthur Lyon (1869 - 1957), Acting Director of University of Oxford Institute of Statistics, 1940–44; Professor of Statistics in the Univ. of London, 1919–36; Emeritus Professor since 1936; Lecturer at London School of Economics and Political Science from 1895; Mathematical Lecturer at University College, Reading, 1900–07; Professor of Mathematics and Economics, 1907–13; Lecturer in Economics, 1913–19

HUPPERT, Herbert Eric (born 1943), Professor of Theoretical Geophysics and Foundation Director, Institute of Theoretical Geophysics, Cambridge University, 1989–2011, now Professor Emeritus; Leverhulme Emeritus Research Fellow, 2013–15; Fellow of King’s College, Cambridge, since 1970; Dean of Science Professor, University of Bristol, since 2012; Professor, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New South Wales, since 2012 (Visiting Professor, 1991–96)


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The Institute is one of the major American societies for statisticians. Founded in 1935 at Ann Arbor in Michigan, it currently has about 3 000 members worldwide. The IMS publishes the Annals of Applied Probability, Annals of Probability, Annals of Statistics, Statistical Science and Annals of Applied Statistics. The first three of these titles superseded its initial publication, the Annals of Mathematical Statistics.

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