He is one of four University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty members recognized for contributions to teaching, research and service.
ASA Fellows are named for their outstanding contributions to statistical science, leadership, and advancement of the field.
Roch is recognized for contributions to the applications of probability theory in evolutionary biology.
Registration is now open at through the PIMS event webpage. Please note that the deadline to apply for funded accommodation for junior participants is Feb15.
The UW-Madison IFDS site is funding several Research Assistants >
All were hired as a result of a cluster hiring process proposed by the IFDS Phase 1 leadership at Wisconsin in 2017 and approved by UW-Madison leadership in 2019.
Seminal work by Ilias Diakonikolas and collaborators resolved a long-standing open problem in statistics and at the same time was the beginning of a new area, now known as "algorithmic robust statistics".
Willett was recognized "For her contributions to mathematical foundations of machine learning, large-scale data science, and computational imaging."
A UW-Madison IFDS team recently studied the COVID-19 spreading pattern, and its correlation with business foot traffic, race and ethnicity and age structure of sub-regions within Dane and Milwaukee county.