Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences

Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences

Online ISBN: 9780471667193

DOI: 10.1002/0471667196

Editors & Contributors


Samuel Kotz, Ph.D. , is Visiting Professor of Operations Research and Statistics at The George Washington University. He is the senior Co-Editor-in-Chief of the 13-volume Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences (1982-1999) and author or co-author of over 300 books and articles on statistical methodology and theory. He is an honorary fellow of the Washington Academy of Sciences.

Campbell B. Read, Ph.D. , is Professor Emeritus of Statistical Science at Southern Methodist University. He is the junior Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences and author or co-author of over 150 books and articles. He is a member of over a half dozen professional societies.

N. Balakrishnan, Ph.D. , is Professor of Statistics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at McMaster University. He holds numerous honors, awards, and editorial positions in the field of statistics. He has published more than 50 books on various subjects in the discipline. He is an avid traveler.

Brani Vidakovic, Ph.D. , is Professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University where he concentrates on research in wavelets and general Bayesian methodology and on teaching theoretical and applied statistical courses. He authored more than 80 peer reviewed articles and books and is a member of several professional societies.