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Graduation Year
Student
Dissertation
Advisor
Committee Members

Verifying Mixing Conditions and Obtaining Limit Theorems for Maxima of Some Strictly Stationary Processes

Faith

Faith, Switzer, Jacobs

Classification Errors in Contingency Tables Analyzed with Hierarchical Log Linear Models

Switzer

Switzer, Whittemore, Olkin

Asymptotic Distribution Theory in Generalized Isotonic Regression

Sager

Sager, Siegmund, Miller

Weak and Strong Laws for the Maxima of Stationary Gaussian Processes

Mittal

Mittal, Siegmund, Switzer

On the Asymptotic Expansions for the Moments and the Limiting Distributions of Some Additive Arithmetic Functions

Diaconis

Diaconis, Stein, Siegmund

Some Nonparametric Near-Neighbor Techniques

Cover

Cover, Efron, Olkin

Some Contributions to the Theory of Robust Estimation in Regression

Johns

Johns, Miller, Switzer

Testing for the Effect of the Covariance on the Point Process

Brown

Brown, Miller, Efron

On Records: Scheduled Maxima Sequences and Longest Common Subsequences

Resnick

Resnick, Switzer, Diaconis

Inference from Stopped Bernoulli Trials

Switzer

Switzer, Brown, Sager

Life Testing with Incomplete Observations

Miller

Miller, Brown, Efron

Empty Confidence Sets in Nonparametric Problems

Switzer

Switzer, Solomon, Johns

Random Space Filling and Moments of Coverage in Geometrical Probability

Solomon

Solomon, Efron, Diaconis

Ridge Regression, Minimax Estimation, and Empirical Bayes Methods

Efron

Efron, Stein, Johns

Joint Distribution of the Roots of Certain Matrices in Multivariate Analysis Under the Rank One Alternative with Power Studies of the Largest Root Test

Sitgreaves

Sitgreaves, Olkin, Stein

Asymptotic Properties of Some Estimators in Moving Average Models

Anderson

Anderson, Efron, Olshen

Efficiency Calculations in Discriminant Analysis

Efron

Efron, Miller, Mittal

Nonparametric Estimation in the Competing Risks Problem

Efron

Efron, Miller, Brown

Simultaneous Estimation of the Parameters of Independent Poisson Distributions

Stein

Stein, Efron, Diaconis

Test and Estimating of Multivariate Normal Mean and Covariance Structures which are Compound Symmetric in Blocks

Olkin

Olkin, Young, Sitgreaves

Inequalities for Functionals of Distributions with Given Marginals

Cover

Cover, Stein, Resnick

Bioassay: Estimating the Mean of the Tolerance Distribution

Brown

Brown, Miller, Efron

Confidence Intervals Based on Rank Tests

Switzer

Switzer, Johns, Chernoff

Some Properties of Spearman Type Estimators of the Variance and Percentiles in Bioassay

Brown

Brown, Miller, Efron

Statistical Methods for Establishing Comparable Scores in Successive Generations of a Testing Program

Moses

Moses, Olkin, Brown

Invariance Principle for Linear Combinations of Order Statistics

Miller

Miller, Johns, Resnick

Composition Rules for Probabilities from Paired Comparisons

Cover

Cover, Efron, Switzer

Sequential Medical Trials for Comparing an Experimental with a Standard Treatment

Chernoff

Chernoff, Solomon, Switzer

Asymptotic Properties for Estimators Derived from the Kaplan-Meier Estimator

Miller

Miller, Efron, Brown

Applications of Weak Convergence to Sequential Nonparametric Statistics

Chernoff

Chernoff, Gordon, Resnick

Inferences for a Gamma Distributed Random Variable with Both Parameters Unknown, with Applications to Reliability

Lieberman

Lieberman, Olkin, Resnick

Empirical Bayes Estimation

Moses

Moses, Brown, Stein, Efron

Admissible Decision Rules for the Compound Decision Problem

Johns

Johns, Solomon, Gordon

A Method for the Selection of Variables for Classification of High-Dimensional Data

Switzer

Switzer, Suppes, Chernoff

Tests for the Equality of Mean Vectors when Some Information Concerning the Covariance Matrices is Available

Olkin

Olkin, Crowther, Sitgreaves

A New Class of Multivariate Tests Based on the Union-Intersection Principle

Olkin

Olkin, Crowther, Stein

Test Procedures for General Lehmann Alternatives

Chernoff

Chernoff, Switzer, Johns

Truncated One-Sided Sequential Tests for the Mean of a Normal Distribution

Johns

Johns, Chernoff, Switzer

Statistical Procedures for Diagnosis Based on Binary Variables

Brown

Brown, Efron, Moses

Tests and Estimates for the Number of Components in a Mixture

Switzer

Switzer, Olkin, Solomon

Poisson Approximation for Sums of Dependent Bernoulli Random Variables

Stein

Stein, Chernoff, Efron

Noisy Markov Chains

Switzer

Switzer, Hinkley, Cover

Intersections of Random Convex Regions

Solomon

Solomon, Olkin, Efron

Efficiency and Combinatorics in Subsampling

Efron

Efron, Olkin, Solomon

Statistical Inference for Constants of Proportionality Between Covariance Matrices

Olkin

Olkin, Switzer, Efron

Convergence in Total Variation of Predictive Distributions: Finite Horizon

Olshen

Olshen, Johns, Efron

Sequential Estimation of the Common Mean of Two Normal Populations

Chernoff

Chernoff, Johns, Miller

A Compromise Between the Bayes and Minimax Approaches to Estimation

Efron

Efron, Miller, Haley

Information Distances and Exponential Families, with Applications to Contingency Tables

Efron

Efron, Stein, Moses

Estimation of Parameters in the Generalized Beta Distribution

Miller

Miller, Johns, Stein