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Bruce Lindsay: 1947–2015

We learned just before we went to print with the June/July issue that Bruce Lindsay, 68, passed away May 5 in State College, PA. An obituary was printed in The [ More.. ]

May 18, 2015

Obituary: Evarist Giné-Masdeu, 1944–2015

Evarist Giné-Masdeu, known as Evarist Giné, last June at the conference in his honor in Cambridge, UK Evarist Giné-Masdeu—or just Evarist Giné—passed away on March 13 in Hartford, CT. He [ More.. ]


Members News: April/May 2015

Featuring news about Evarist Giné and Gopinath Kallianpur


Obituary: Kathryn Chaloner, 1954–2014

Kathryn Chaloner accepting her COPSS Elizabeth Scott Award at last year’s JSM. Photo: Eric Sampson/ASA Kathryn Chaloner, 60, passed away on October 19, 2014. She was a fellow of the [ More.. ]


Obituary: Robert (Bob) Hogg, 1924–2014

Robert V. “Bob” Hogg, Professor Emeritus of Statistics and Actuarial Science, passed away on December 23, 2014, in Highlands Ranch, CO, aged 90. Professor Hogg was an internationally renowned statistics [ More.. ]


Obituary: Pejaver V. Rao, 1935–2015

Professor Pejaver V. Rao (known as P.V.) died on January 2, 2015 at his retirement home in North Carolina after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. He was hospitalized [ More.. ]

Feb 16, 2015

Obituary: Steve Arnold 1944–2014

Steven Ferris Arnold, age 70, of State College, PA, died December 6, 2014, at his residence. Steve was Professor Emeritus of Statistics at Penn State University. Steve was a 1966 [ More.. ]

Feb 16, 2015

Obituary: Eugene Dynkin 1924–2014

Eugene Dynkin, the A.R. Bullis Professor of Mathematics Emeritus at Cornell University, died November 14, 2014, in Ithaca, NY. He was 90. He is survived by his wife, Irene; a [ More.. ]

Feb 16, 2015

Obituary: Henry Teicher 1922–2014

Henry Earl Teicher, husband, father, friend and colleague, passed away on November 12, 2014 at the age of 92. Henry Teicher was born July 9, 1922, in Jersey City, NJ. [ More.. ]


RIP: Steven F Arnold, Eugene Dynkin, Moshe Shaked, Henry Teicher and Marvin Zelen

We are saddened to bring news that five of our community have passed away recently. We do not yet have full details, but obituaries will appear for these colleagues in [ More.. ]

Dec 16, 2014

Obituary: James B. MacQueen, 1929–2014

James “Jim” MacQueen IMS Fellow James B. MacQueen passed away on July 15, 2014, at the age of 85 after a long illness. He is survived by his wife, Ann, [ More.. ]

Nov 17, 2014

Obituary: Jagdish Rustagi, 1923–2014

Photo from Jagdish Sharan Rustagi, an eminent statistician and a fellow of IMS, passed away on September 21, 2014, in Sunnyvale, California. He was born on August 13, 1923, [ More.. ]


Obituary: Laurent Cavalier, 1971–2014

Laurent Cavalier, Professor of Mathematics at the Aix-Marseille Université, France, passed away on January 13, 2014, after being operated on for appendicitis in a hospital in Marseille, France. He was [ More.. ]


Obituary: Susie Bayarri, 1956–2014

M.J. (Susie) Bayarri passed away on August 19, 2014, in Valencia, Spain, after an 18-month battle with a brain tumor. Susie was a Fellow of the IMS and one of [ More.. ]


Obituary: Herbert Aron David, 1925–2014

H. A. David (photo courtesy of Iowa State University) Herbert Aron David, Emeritus Distinguished Professor in Liberal Arts and Sciences at Iowa State University, Ames, passed away on July 14, [ More.. ]



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