Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
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Encyclopedia of Biostatistics
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David, H. A. and Pollak, E. 2005. Kempthorne, Oscar. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Oscar Kempthorne (1919–2000) made important contributions to statistics, especially inference and experimental design, and to statistical genetics. He was born and educated in England, but worked at Ames, Iowa, from 1947 to 1989.
- statistical genetics;
- experimental design;
- randomization theory;
- diallel crosses;
- natural selection;