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William Padgett

Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

padgetj@clemson.edu

 

Educational Background

PhD, Statistics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1971
MS, Mathematics, Clemson University, 1968
BS, Mathematics, Clemson University, 1966

Professional Research Interests

Reliability models and inference; censored/incomplete data problems;
statistical quality control; nonparametric function estimation from incomplete data;
engineering/industrial statistics.

Selected Publications

"Bayes Bandwidth Selection in Kernel Density Estimation with Censored Data,"
Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 18(2006), 129-143, with K. B. Kulasekera.
"Stochastic Degradation Models with Several Accelerating Variables,"
IEEE Transactions on Reliability 55(2006), 379-390, with Chanseok Park.
"Density Estimation Using Asymmetric Kernels and Bayes Bandwidths with Censored Data," Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 140(2010), 1765-1774, with C.N. Kuruwita and K.B. Kulasekera.

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Professional Memberships

Fellow, American Statistical Association
Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics
Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute

Recent Classes Taught

Spring 2006: MTHSC 808, Reliability and Life Testing
Fall 2006: MTHSC 804, Statistical Inference
Spring 2007: MTHSC 806, Nonparametric Statistics
Spring 2011: MTHSC 403/603, Statistical Inference