Ten Statistical Ideas That Changed the World

In this collection of videos, Trevor Hastie and Rob Tibshirani interview authors of seminal papers in the field of statistics. This project was part of Stanford's STATS 319 class held in Winter Quarter of 2024.

News & Announcements

Professor Tibshirani has been chosen for this important recognition of meritorious achievement and scholarship, as well as highly significant impact of statistical methods on scientific investigations.
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) has announced their 2024 Class of Fellows, distinguished members nominated for their exemplary research as well as outstanding service to the community.
The big day is almost here! Statistics, Data Science, Mathematical and Computational Science and the very first graduating cohort from the Data Science major cordially invite family and friends to join us for a diploma ceremony in Sequoia Hall Grove immediately after the university

2024 Department Diploma Ceremony

Sunday, June 16th, 11:30am at Sequoia Hall Grove

Upcoming Seminars & Events

  Sequoia 200
  Jacob Fox, Stanford Math
  Dominik Rothenhäusler, Stanford Statistics
diverging white staircases

Our IA Program develops practical relationships between the department and the industrial community by creating opportunities for scientists, engineers, and developers from high-profile businesses to meet with our graduate students and share research topics in an informal setting. The annual conference for members, faculty, and final-year PhD candidates is a highlight event in our academic year.

shelves of books arranged in series

The entire collection of Tech Reports issued by the Statistics Department — since 1949 — is available in PDF format. Browse the Archive in date order or search by Author, Year, Series, or Title keyword: advance your research or just find something interesting every time!