SAMSI.INFO Vol. 6 Issue 1

The Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI) has just released the 2014 Summer edition of their newsletter. Click here to download the latest issue. You can also sign up here to have the SAMSI newsletter sent directly to your email.

New Deputy Director, Associate Director Appointed
SAMSI announces Sujit Ghosh, Professor of Statistics at North Carolina State University and currently Program Director in the NSF Division of Mathematical Sciences will be the new Deputy Director at SAMSI beginning this September. Tom Witelski will be the new Associate Director of SAMSI representing Duke University, beginning in July. (read more)

Letter from the Director
Richard Smith, director of SAMSI, reflects on the service of the directorate members who are transitioning from SAMSI back to their respective universities. (read more)

Graduate Fellow Profile – Kelly Bodwin
Kelly Bodwin recently received a three-year NSF graduate fellowship. She has been a SAMSI graduate fellow as well this past year (read more).

Team Led by SAMSI Researchers Creates Method to Predict Finish Times for the 2013 Boston Marathon
A team of SAMSI researchers and others helped Boston Marathon organizers come up with a method to predict what the completion times would have been for the thousands of runners who were unable to complete the race in 2013. (read more)

SAMSI Directorate and Staff  (click here)

Calendar of Events for SAMSI  (click here)