Ph.D. Dissertations Supervised

Keith A. Soper (Temple University, 1988), General Functional Models: Nonparametric Curves for Analyzing Differences in the Shapes of Distributions, with Applications to Cytogenetic Data. (ASA Fellow, 1999; currently employed as Senior Director, Merck Biometrics Research, West Point, PA 19486-0004.)

Ardeshir Shahmaei (Temple University, 1989), Stock Price Behavior and the Arc-Sine Law. (Currently employed as Dean, Division of Business and Information Management, Neumann College, Aston, PA 19014.)

Yan Shen (Temple University, 2007), Outlier Detection Using Informative Kernel Principal Components. (Currently employed as Biostatistician, Department of Biometrics and Clinical Informatics, Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C., NJ 08869.)

Rasha Ebaid (Temple University, 2008), Reduced-Rank Regression of Functional Data. (Currently employed as Lecturer, Helwan University, Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration, Department of Mathematics, Applied Statistics and Insurance, Cairo, Egypt.)

Current Ph.D. Students

Elizabeth Stone (Temple University).