Marjorie Mhoon Fair Professor in Quantitative Science
Professor of Mathematics and Statistics
Professor, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering
- Probability theory and stochastic processes; see Probability Seminar
- Information theory; large deviations theory
- Applications in communication, control and biomolecular sequence analysis
This year's election of new members to the AAAS honors excellence, innovation, and leadership and recognizes a broad array of stellar accomplishments among the individuals named. We are so proud to announce that Amir is among this group.
The NAS announced today the election of 120 members and 30 international members in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors that can be accorded a scientist or engineer in the United States.