Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct was recently torn down, three weeks before being replaced by the new tunnel. Many predicted that this would lead to traffic gridlock, but in fact the impact on… more
On today's increasingly crowded globe, human migration can strain infrastructure and resources. Accurate data on migration flows could help governments plan for and respond to immigrants. Yet… more
Jon Wakefield has been invited to join the Technical Advisory Group (TAG), that advises the United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UN IGME).
UN IGME was… more
The first edition of our undergraduate newsletter, "Student's T time", is edited by Ranjini Grove, our
faculty undergraduate program coordinator.
This edition of the newsletter … more
The Department of Statistics is pleased to welcome Alex Luedtke and Emilija Perković as two new faculty members.
Alex Luedtke is an Assistant Professor in our… more
This has been a great year for Statistics at University of Washington!
Among our many highlights:
Peter Guttorp was elected Vice President of the International… more
The Simons Foundation has named Daniela Witten, Associate Professor in the Department of Statistics and Biostatistics, as a… more
Yen-Chi Chen has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation’s Statistics Program for his project on “Statistical Analysis Using Density Surrogates”.
Density surrogates are… more