Department of Statistics and Operations Research and Department of Biostatistics
Area of interest
Statistics and genetics, visualization of data, High Dimension Low Sample Size data analysis. Currently working on the genetics underlying breast, lung and pancreatic cancers. Also collaborating on an image analysis approach to microscopic images for diagnosis of melanoma.
Awards and Honors
S. N. Roy Memorial Lecture, University of Calcutta, 2004.
Institute of Mathematical Statistics Medallion Lecturer, 2003.
Special Invited Article, Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 2002.
Number 15 on ISI List of Most Highly Cited Mathematicians (over all mathematical sciences), 1991-2001.