2015 Department of Statistics Awards Announced

May 8, 2015
Department of Statistics

Thomas and Jean Powers Teaching Award: Faculty

Radu Herbei

Thomas and Jean Powers Teaching Award: TAs

Andrew Bean
Thomas Kilbane
Yi Lu
Corey Smith
Justin Strait

Staff Award

Scott Bryant

Oksana Chkrebtii Forecasts Spread of an Invasive Worm Species

April 23, 2015
Department of Statistics

Oksana Chkrebtii, statistics faculty member, forecasts the spread of an invasive worm species from Europe to North America. Chkrebtii is part of an international research team that uses statistical analysis to forecast the spread of this worm species and to hopefully find ways to curtail it.