Panel discussion: The future of astrostatistics

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Abstract

Four experienced astrostatisticians express their views on the promise of astrostatistics in the future: David van Dyk (University College London) discusses massive datasets and complex models, Eric Feigelson (Penn State University) speaks on the past and future of astrostatistics, Thomas Loredo (Cornell University) elucidates fundamentals underlying statistical analysis, and Jeffrey Scargle (NASAAmes Research Center) presents challenges and opportunities in astrostatistics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationStatistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy V
PublisherSpringer Science and Business Media, LLC
Pages449-465
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9781461435198
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012
Event5th Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy Symposium, SCMA 2011 - University Park, PA, United States
Duration: Jun 13 2011Jun 15 2011

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Statistics
Volume209
ISSN (Print)0930-0325
ISSN (Electronic)2197-7186

Other

Other5th Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy Symposium, SCMA 2011
CountryUnited States
CityUniversity Park, PA
Period6/13/116/15/11

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty

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    Babu, G. J. (2012). Panel discussion: The future of astrostatistics. In Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy V (pp. 449-465). (Lecture Notes in Statistics; Vol. 209). Springer Science and Business Media, LLC.