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     September 29, 1999 Vol. 40 No. 1     
     Editor: Cheryl Bissett Fall 1999     


Welcome:

Jon Wakefield of Imperial College has accepted the Associate Professor of Statistics and Biostatistics position at UW.

Naisyin Wang of Texas A&M University and Man-Suk Oh of Ewha Womans University will be visiting the Department for one year.

Christian Posse of Talaria Inc. will be teaching Statistics 421 Fall Quarter.

Gayle Gray, Administrator for CSSS program.

Jason Racey, our new Program Assistant in the Statistics Office.

Hans Skaug, Visiting Scholar, of the Institute of Marine Research, Norway is here to do research with Judy Zeh.

Astrid Lunde, Visiting Scholar, of the Department of Mathematics, Johannes Brunsgt., Bergen Norway.


Out of Town:
Cliff Lunneborg
9/1 - 11/30, MacQuarrie Univ., Sydney & Univ. of Sydney
12/1 - 2/15/00, Univ. of Western Australia & Murdoch Univ., Perth
Michael Perlman
9/27 - 10/2
Elizabeth Thompson
10/14 - 10/17, ISPG in Monterey
10/19 - 10/21, ASHG in San Fransico
11/29 - 11/30, NCSU program project review
12/11 - 12/13, CMS in Montreal
Werner Stuetzle
9/99 - 9/00, on sabbatical.

Statistics Seminars:
Monday, October 4, 1999
Research Day - II
Communications 120 at 3:30 P.M.

Thursday, October 21, 1999
(Joint with the Department of Biostatistics)
Peter Guttorp, Department of Statistics, University of Washington
"Picture the future - graphical innovation in environmental statistics."
Health Sciences T-639 at 3:30 P.M.


CSSS Seminar Schedule Series:

Fall 1999

is located at http://www.csss.washington.edu/Seminars/


CSSS Seed Grants Program: Call for Proposals:

Contact Gayle Gray: Phone: 616-6235,
E-mail: gayleg@u.washington.edu