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IMS News
Annals of Statistics: Vol.48, No.2 May 26, 2020
A new issue of Annals of Statistics has been published. You can get a summary in PDF-format at: https://www.imstat.org/publications/aos/aos_48_2/aos_48_2.pdf If you or your library has subscribed to the journal, electronic access to the full journal articles is at: https://projecteuclid.org/ or https://www.jstor.org/
IMS Names 2020 Fellows May 19, 2020
Congratulations to the 2020 Class of IMS Fellows! You can read their citations in the June/July IMS Bulletin. They are: Louigi Addario-Berry Aguêmon Yves Atchadé Shankar Bhamidi Guang Cheng Nicolas Chopin Merlise Clyde Peter F. Craigmile Radu V. Craiu Charmaine Dean Francesca Dominici Yingying Fan Alice Guionnet Jianhua Guo Jan Hannig Jae-kwang Kim Chenlei Leng Andrea Montanari Johanna G. Nešlehová Wei Pan Marianna Pensky Danny Pfeffermann Carey Priebe Jerry Reiter Fabrizio Ruggeri Galit Shmueli…
One World Probability Seminar (OWPS) May 17, 2020
The World of Probability becomes One… Leif Döring and Andreas Kyprianou write: The year 2020 will be remembered as a year of big changes in many aspects caused by the COVID-19 virus and its consequences. Research, as a truly global activity, has also been affected severely. Conferences, schools, research visits and seminar programs have been canceled or postponed. However, the global lockdown provides the perfect laboratory environment to road test a number of ideas that…
June/July 2020 Bulletin now online May 16, 2020
The PDF version of the June/July 2020 IMS Bulletin is online now: click here to download the complete PDF. You can also read the articles here at https://imstat.org/news/ Contents include: Carver Award: Lynne Billard Members’ news: Gérard Ben Arous, Yoav Benjamini, Ofer Zeitouni, Sallie Ann Keller, Dennis Lin, Tom Liggett, Kavita Ramanan, Ruth Williams, Thomas Lee, Kathryn Roeder, Jiming Jiang, Adrian Smith Nominate for International Prize in Statistics Recent papers: AIHP, Observational Studies News from…
IMS Special Lectures Nominations May 13, 2020
The IMS Committee on Special Lectures is accepting nominations for IMS Named and Medallion Lectures. The following lectures are available for nomination in 2020. Information on all lectures can be found here: https://www.imstat.org/ims-special-lectures/ 2022 Neyman Lecturer 2022 Rietz Lecturer 2023 Medallion Lecturers Deadline is October 1. To submit a nomination, go here: https://www.imstat.org/ims-special-lectures/nominations-for-ims-named-and-medallion-lectures/