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Editor-in-Chief: Nicholas Fisher

Online ISSN: 2049-1573

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Stat - The ISI's Journal for the Rapid Dissemination of Statistics Research

What makes Stat different?

Speed: a single pass, high quality review process that aims to publish within 30 days of submission. There is no revision cycle.

Concision: a maximum article length of 10 pages of text, not including references.

Support: inclusion of electronic support materials including graphs, video, software and code.

Scope: addresses all areas of statistics and interdisciplinary areas

Electronic Delivery: delivery of articles and innovative forms of supplementary materials

 NEW Statblog - The ISI's Blog for Discussion of Statistics Research
 Statblog - The ISI's Blog for Discussion of Statistics Research
2013 Hannan Medal 

The 2013 Hannan Medal for research in statistical science has been awarded to Stat author Professor Matthew Wand FAA, University of Technology Sydney. Read his paper: 

Continued fraction enhancement of Bayesian computing
Matt P. Wand, John T. Ormerod  

See the Australian Academy of Science yearly award winners

Stat - Submit Your Paper Today

 Stat Call for Papers

Maximise Your Chance of Acceptance!

Stat has a simple set of criteria for assessing submissions. Please check them carefully, before you submit your article. In fact, why not ask a colleague or friend to do it as well? Remember, you only get one chance. It is not permitted to re-submit a revised version of your article to Stat if you are unsuccessful the first time.

Criteria for acceptance

OnlineOpen The Open Access Option for Authors
OnlineOpen is available to authors who wish to make their article open access, free to read, download and share via Wiley Online Library and PubMed Central.

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Launched August 2012, Stat – The ISI’s Journal for the Rapid Dissemination of Statistics Research is a new online only, rapid communication research journal publishing short articles of the highest quality from all areas of statistics and interdisciplinary areas. Hear all about it from the Editor-in-Chief Nicholas Fisher:

   Video of Nicholas Fisher about the new online journal Stat

Stat provides a means of rapid sharing of important new theoretical, methodological and applied research for the international community of statisticians, and for researchers and practitioners in other disciplines where statistics plays an important role.

Enjoy Complimentary Access to Stat until December 2013

Enjoy complimentary access to Stat.

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Your institution can get complimentary online access to this journal until the end of 2013,
and can retain online access to all content published during 2013 and 2012 with or without
a paid subscription in subsequent years.

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New Journal Stat

Aims and Scope

Stat is a scientific journal for the international community of statisticians and researchers and practitioners in allied quantitative disciplines.

The journal publishes high quality papers in all areas of statistical endeavour such as data mining, econometrics, computer science and environmetrics to name but a few. You can find out more about the scope of Stat - The ISI's journal for the rapid dissemination of statistics research, by reading the Aims and Scope.