Statisticians in History


Subject:
Notable People , Notable People: Women , Mathematicians , Mathematicians

Description:
"Here you will find biographies on some of the most accomplished statisticians in history. Also featured are papers written by some of these statisticians." Covers individuals such as Ada Byron, Lady Lovelace, "one of the most picturesque characters in computer history," and Florence Nightingale, who was a math tutor before she became a nurse and who "invented colorful polar-area diagrams to dramatize medical data." From the American Statistical Association.

Publisher:
American Statistical Association

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.amstat.org/about/statisticiansinhistory/index.cfm?fuseaction=main


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