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Associate Professor Aurore Delaigle was elected as an Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) Fellow

Dear Colleagues,

It is my pleasure to announce that Associate Professor Aurore Delaigle has just been elected as an Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) Fellow.

Another prestigious honour for a member of the department that deserves hearty congratulations.

Best Regards,

Aleks


The press release follows:

Aurore Delaigle Named IMS Fellow


Aurore Delaigle, Associate Professor and Reader at the University of Melbourne has been named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS). An induction ceremony took place August 5, 2013 at the Joint Statistics Meetings in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Professor Delaigle received the award for her research contributions in non-parametric function estimation, measurement error problems, and functional data, and her service to the statistical community.

Each Fellow nominee is assessed by a committee of his/her peers for the award. In 2013, after reviewing 44 nominations, 20 were selected for Fellowship. Created in 1935, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics is a member organization which fosters the development and dissemination of the theory and applications of statistics and probability. The IMS has 4300 active members throughout the world.
Approximately 8% of the current IMS membership has earned the status of fellowship.

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Professor Aleks L. Owczarek
Head of Department
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Associate Dean (Graduate Programs), Faculty of Science

University of Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia.
Phone: +61 3 8344 7887
Fax: +61 3 8344 4599
E-mail: owczarek@unimelb.edu.au
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