Department of Statistics

University of California, Berkeley

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Alumni 1960 - 1969

Alejandro Daniel De Acosta

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Existence and Convergence of Probability Measures in Banach Spaces"

Radhakrishnan Jemboonath Aiyar

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Bickel
Dissertation: "On Some Tests for Trend and Autocorrelation"

Peter Clifford

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "A Stochastic Model of Survival Where Accumulated Damage May Be Repaired"

Robert Braithwaite Davies

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "The Concept of Beta-Optimal Tests and Several Applications, Including the Summary Evaluation of Independent Experiments"

Louis Alan Jaeckel

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Robust Estimates of Location"

Isaac Meilijson

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "A Bargaining Problem"

Myra Jordan Samuels

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "Distribution of the Population Among Generations in an Age-Dependent Branching Process"

Sailes Kumar Sengupta

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "The Two-Armed Bandit Problem with Finite Memory"

Jokhan Singh

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Doksum
Dissertation: "A Sometimes Pool Test Procedure for the Analysis of Variance Model II"

Wilhelmine Von Turk Stefansky

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "On the Rejection of Outliers by Maximum Normed Residual"

Charles Joseph Yarbrough

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Freedman
Dissertation: "Sequential Discrimination with Likelihood Ratios"

Victor Jaime Yohai

Graduated: 1969
Advisor: Radner
Dissertation: "Optimal Strategies of a Buyer When Price Information is Costly"

Jan Cornelius Geertsema

Graduated: 1968
Advisor: Bickel
Dissertation: "Sequential Confidence Intervals Based on Rank Tests"

Frank Rudolf Hampel

Graduated: 1968
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Contributions to the Theory of Robust Estimation"

David Carl Heilbron

Graduated: 1968
Advisor: Hodges
Dissertation: "Estimating the Variability of Systematic Sampling"

Edward Cornelis Van Der Meulen

Graduated: 1968
Advisor: Thomasian
Dissertation: "Transmission of Information in a T-Terminal Discrete Memoryless Channel"

Erik Nikolai Torgersen

Graduated: 1968
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Comparison of Experiments When the Parameter Space is Finite"

Demetrius Athanasios Athanasopoulos

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Scheffé
Dissertation: "Sampling for Time Series"

Manish Chandra Bhattacharjee

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Optimal Random Walk Via Dynamic Programming"

Min-te Chao

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Nonsequential Optimal Solutions of Sequential Decision Problems"

David Gomberg

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Estimation of Asymptotes"

Tien-fang Hou

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Weak Approachability in a Two-person Game"

Hira Lal Koul

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Bickel
Dissertation: "Estimation by Method of Ranks in Regression Models"

Shridhar Ramarao Kulkarni

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "Optimal C(a) and Cr(a) Tests for the Presence of Variable Effects of a Treatment"

Alberto Ruiz-moncayo

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Optimal Stopping for Functions of Markov Chains"

Stephen Mack Stigler

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Linear Functions of Order Statistics"

Calvin Wayne Sweat

Graduated: 1967
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Adaptive Competitive Decision in Repeated Play of a Matrix Game With Uncertain Entries"

James Nwoye Adichie

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Nonparametric Inference in Linear Regression"

Carlos Alberto Barbosa-dantas

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "The Existence of Stationary Optimal Plans"

Gouri Kanta Bhattacharyya

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Multivariate Two-Sample Normal Scores Test for Shift"

Wolfgang Johann Buhler

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "Limit Theorems for Branching Processes"

Benjamin Henry Eichhorn

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Sequential Search Problems"

Nadia Makary Girgis

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Optimal Cash Balance Levels"

Dattaprabhakar V. Gokhale

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Bickel and Lehmann
Dissertation: "Some Problems in Independence and Dependence"

Shulamith Gross

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Nonparametric Tests When Nuisance Parameters Are Present"

Arthur Bruce Hoadley

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "The Theory of Large Deviations With Statistical Applications"

Gian Domenico Majone

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Asymptotic Behavior of Bayes Estimates in Borel Sets"

John Eric Rolph

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Bayesian Estimation of Mixing Distributions"

Nora Snoeck Smiriga

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Stochastic Processes With Independent Pieces"

Grace Lo Yang

Graduated: 1966
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Contagion in Stochastic Models for Epidemics"

Abdelmonem Abdelaziz Afifi

Graduated: 1965
Advisor: Elashoff
Dissertation: "Missing Observations in Multivariate Statistical Analysis"

Chandrakant Mahadeorao Deo

Graduated: 1965
Advisor: Dudley
Dissertation: "Prediction Theory of Non-stationary Processes"

Kjell Andreas Doksum

Graduated: 1965
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Asymptotically Minimax Distribution-Free Procedures"

Phillip Freygood

Graduated: 1965
Advisor: Good
Dissertation: "Limiting Conditional Behaviour of Some Transient Chains"

William Harvey Lawton

Graduated: 1965
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Concentration of Random Quotients"

Allan Harvey Marcus

Graduated: 1965
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "A Stochastic Model of the Formation and Survival of Lunar Craters"

Ralph Eugene Strauch

Graduated: 1965
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Negative Dynamic Programming"

Vida Lazarus Greenberg

Graduated: 1964
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Robust Inference in Some Experimental Designs"

Milan Kumar Gupta

Graduated: 1964
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "An Asymptotically Nonparametric Test of Symmetry"

Madabhushi Raghavachari

Graduated: 1964
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "The Two-Sample Scale Problem When Locations are Unknown"

Ponnapalli Venkata Ramachandramurty

Graduated: 1964
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "On Some Nonparametric Estimates and Tests in The Behrens-Fisher Situation"

George Gregory Roussas

Graduated: 1964
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Some Extensions of Dubins and Savages Work on Red and Black"

Peter John Bickel

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Asymptotically Nonparametric Statistical Inference in the Multivariate Case"
Last known position: Department of Statistics, University of California Berkeley

Leon Emry Borgman

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "Stationarity in a Markov Chain Approximation to the Neyman-Scott Clustering Model for Populations"

Richard Snowden Bucy

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Recurrent Events for Markov Chains"

Jaap Fabius

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Asymptotic Behavior of Bayes Estimates"

Arnljot Høyland

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Some Problems in Robust Point Estimation"

Ashok Prasad Maitra

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Dynamic Programming for Countable State Systems"

Roger Alexander Purves

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Bimeasurable Functions"

Samirendra Mohan Sinha

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Dantzig
Dissertation: "Stochastic Programming"

Helen Wittenberg

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Limiting Distributions of Random Sums of Independent Random Variables"

Aharon Joseph Yahav

Graduated: 1963
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "On Optimal Stopping"

Subha Bhuchongkul

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "A Class of Non-Parametric Tests for Independence in Bivariate Populations"

John L. Denny, Jr.

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Barankin
Dissertation: "Minimal Dimension of Sufficient Statistics"

Sudhakar W. Dharmadhikari

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Barankin
Dissertation: "Functions of Finite Markov Chains"

Sakti Pada Ghosh

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Hodges
Dissertation: "Optimum Sampling Theory"

Shishirkumar Shreedhar Jogdeo

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Nonparametric Tests for Regression Models"

Jack I. Karush

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "A Martingale Proof of the Ergodic Theorem Using Random Averages"

Krishen Lal Mehra

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Rank Tests for Incomplete Block Designs. Paired-Comparison Case"

Madan Lal Puri

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Asymptotic Efficiency of a Class of c-Sample Tests"

James William Thompson

Graduated: 1962
Advisor: Hodges
Dissertation: "Two-Stage Sequential Designs"

Alfred G. Aswad

Graduated: 1961
Advisor: Scheffé
Dissertation: "Some Statistical Problems Arising in a Certification Procedure"

Beliyar Ramdas Bhat

Graduated: 1961
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Bayes Sequential Tests in Markov Chains"

Klaus Hermann Daniel

Graduated: 1961
Advisor: Barankin
Dissertation: "A Delivery-lag Inventory Model with an Emergency Provision"

Dorian Feldman

Graduated: 1961
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Contributions to the Two-Armed Bandit Problem"

Piotr Witold Mikulski

Graduated: 1961
Advisor: Lehmann
Dissertation: "Some Problems in the Asymptotic Theory of Testing Statistical Hypotheses"

Shobh Nath Singh

Graduated: 1961
Advisor: Neyman
Dissertation: "The Chance Mechanism of Variation in the Number of Children Born to a Couple"

Atholl Livingston Wilson

Graduated: 1961
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "An Approach to n-Person Games"

John Joseph Birch

Graduated: 1960
Advisor: Blackwell
Dissertation: "Approximations for the Entropy for Functions of Markov Chains"

Robert Francis Cogburn

Graduated: 1960
Advisor: Loève
Dissertation: "Asymptotic Properties of Stationary Sequences"

Jerome Hamilton Klotz

Graduated: 1960
Advisor: Hodges
Dissertation: "Nonparametric Tests for Scale"

Lorraine Schwartz

Graduated: 1960
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Consistency of Bayes Procedures"

Charlotte T. Striebel

Graduated: 1960
Advisor: Le Cam
Dissertation: "Efficient Estimation of Regression Parameters for Certain Second Order Stationary Processes"