Jagdish Sharan Rustagi, Professor and Chairman Emeritus, Department of Statistics, The Ohio State University, passed away on September 21, 2014, in Sunnyvale, California. He was born on August 13, 1923, in Village Sikri located in the state of Utter Pradesh in British India.
Statistics faculty member Elly Kaizar offered a new online course of STAT 6510: Survey Sampling Methods. In a feature in the Teaching @ Ohio State Newsletter, Kaizar explains how she prepared for the online course.
Peter Craigmile and Radu Herbei, Statistical inference for space-time models involving stochastic differential equations
Shili Lin, Collaborative research: ATD: Statistical and computational methods for the analysis of metagenomic count data
Statistics faculty member Matthew Pratola won the 2014 Wilcoxon Award for best practical application paper appearing in the 2013 issues of Technometrics.