Search results

98 items matching your search terms.
Filter the results.
Item type

























New items since



Sort by relevance · date (newest first) · alphabetically
Interdisciplinary team aims to predict the future of Antarctic ice
The National Science Foundation's Division of Mathematical Sciences has awarded more than $500,000 to Penn State to develop new statistical methods needed for predicting the future of Antarctic ice sheets.
Located in Information / News / 2014 News
2017 Bioinformatics and Genomics Retreat
The 2017 Bioinformatics and Genomics retreat will be held on September 22nd and 23rd. The one and a half day retreat will feature Dr. Zhiping Weng from University of Massachusetts Medical School as the keynote speaker. There will also be a number of faculty and student talks as well as a workshop session on the September 23rd. The retreat is open to everyone and attendance is free, but everyone must register before September 15th.
Located in Events
Murali Haran receives Abdel El-Shaarawi Young Researcher Award
This prestigious award recognizes and honors outstanding contributions to the field of environmetrics.
Located in News
Meridith Bartley awarded honorable mention for Gertrude M. Cox Scholarship
The Gertrude M. Cox Scholarship was established in 1989 to encourage more women to enter statistically oriented professions.
Located in Information / News / 2015 News
SAMSI Poised to Help Hone Gravitational Wave Astronomy, Astronomers' New Sense
SAMSI is poised to help astronomers hone their new sense. In November 2014, SAMSI sought input from the astronomical community for a year-long program that would gather astronomers, statisticians, and applied mathematicians to address challenging interdisciplinary problems in astronomy. Led by statistician G. Jogesh Babu (Penn. State University), a team of scientists identified a set of timely and compelling research directions, under the overarching and overlapping themes of time-domain astronomy and survey-based astronomy.
Located in Information / News / 2016 News
Statistics Faculty Member featured in NISS News
Statistics Faculty Member Murali Haran featured in NISS news for his continued commitment to research at Penn State Statistics.
Located in News
Naomi Altman to co-write for "Nature Methods"
This summer "Nature Methods" launched a new column ‘Points of Significance’ devoted to statistics, a topic of profound importance for biological research, but one that often doesn’t receive the attention it deserves.
Located in Information / News / 2014 News
Joshua Goldstein wins student poster competition
Joshua Goldstein took first place in the student poster competition at the Graybill Conference/ENVR workshop on Modern Statistical Methods in Ecology at Colorado State University in Fort Collins.
Located in Information / News / 2015 News
Joshua Snoke and Kevin Lee receive student paper award at JSM
Located in News
Jogesh Babu has been admitted as a member of the International Astronomical Union
The International Astronomical Union (IAU) was founded in 1919. Its mission is to promote and safeguard the science of astronomy in all its aspects through international cooperation. Its individual members — structured into Divisions, Commissions, and Working Groups — are professional astronomers from all over the world, at the Ph.D. level and beyond, who are active in professional research and education in astronomy.
Located in News