NISS Parameters Newsletter

Each quarter, the NISS team publishes NISS Parameters - a newsletter that delivers updates on activities, affiliate programs, training, and workshops related to NISS.  The NISS Affiliates Update is published the other months of the year.

In this Issue:

  • NISS at Twenty: A Look Back at Our Past - part four - page 1
  • Alan Karr, Director of NISS, gives an update on the happenings at NISS - page 2
  • Photos from JSM - page 3
  • Former NISS postdoc Murali Haran - page 4
  • Two new NISS postdocs working on joint survey research project - page 5
  • Affiliate Profile: GlaxoSmithKline - page 6
  • NISS celebrates U.S. observation of World Statistics Day - page 7

 

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PDF icon Parameters-Fall2010.pdf733.09 KB

In this Issue:

  • NISS at Twenty: A Look Back at our Past, Part 3 - Page 1
  • NISS Seeks Deputy Director - Page 2
  • Larry Cox is new Assistant Director - Page 3
  • Former Postdoc Profile: Francisco Vera - Page 4
  • Postdoctoral Fellow Profile: Jian (Frank) Zou - Page 5
  • Project ORCA - Page 6

 

 

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PDF icon Parameters-Summer2010.pdf692.37 KB

In this Issue:

  • NISS at Twenty: A Look Back at our Past, Part 2 - page 1
  • From the Director - page 2
  • Calendar of Events - page 2
  • Former Postdoc Updates - page 2
  • Photos from the Annual Affiliates Meeting - page 3
  • Former Postdoc Profile: Jeff Picka - page 4
  • Profile on NESSI Research Analyst: Weiwei Cui - page 5
  • Project TALENT Follow Up Takes a Close Look at the Baby Boomer Generation - page 6
  • Nominations Solicited for the 2010 Jerome Sacks Award - page 7
  • @NISSSAMSI Wins NCPRSA 2010 InSpire Award for Social Media - page 7

 

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PDF icon Parameters-Spring2010.pdf7.13 MB

In this issue:

  • NISS at Twenty: A Look Back at Our Past - page 1.
  • A Note From Our Director - page 2.
  • NISS Welcomes Yang and Sang - page 2.
  • Photos From:NISS-OCC Explorations Workshop on Financial Risk Analysis - page 3.
  • Postdoc Profile: Xia Wang - page 4.
  • Affiliate Profile: Yahoo! Labs - page 5.
  • Computational Advertising Workshop Photos - page 6.
  • Calendar of Events - page 6.
  • Updates from Former Postdocs - page 7.
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PDF icon Parameters-Winter2010.pdf956.66 KB

In this Issue:

  • 2009 Jerome Sacks and Distinguished Service Awards Presented at JSM. page 1.
  • Alan Karr, Director of NISS, talks about projects NISS is currently working on. - page 2.
  • Photos from NISS and SAMSI's reception at JSM. - page 3.
  • Xindong Feng is one of the NISS postdoctoral fellows working on the CPTAC program. - page 4.
  • The National Agricultural Statistics Service conducts hundreds of surveys every year - page 5.
  • NISS-OCC Explorations Workshop II - Market Risk and Systemic Risk. - page 7

You'll also find a calendar, and a listing of our affiliates.

 

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PDF icon Parameters-Autumn09.pdf778.94 KB

In this issue:

  • NISS tackles traffic travel time predictions - page 1.
  • Alan Karr, Director of NISS, discusses the redesign of the NISS website - page 2.
  • Photos from NISS and NASS Cross-Sector Research Program - page 3.
  • Saki Kinney, a NISS postdoctoral fellow, is working on several interesting projects- page 4.
  • The University of Florida is this quarter's affiliate profile - page 5.
  • Find out where to see NISS presenters and activities at the JSM 2009 - page 7.

     

    You'll also find a calendar, and a list of our affiliates.

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PDF icon Parameters-Summer09.pdf4.79 MB

In this issue:

  • NISS and OCC Explorations Workshop: Financial Risk Modeling and Banking Regulations
  • NISS and NASS Collaborate on Cross-Sector Research
  • Postdoc Profile: Jessie (Qing) Xia
  • Affiliate Profile: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • Stan Young Asserts Earlier Study on Cereal Consumption is Flawed
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PDF icon Parameters-Spring09.pdf668.64 KB

In this issue:

  • New Wing Ribbon Cutting and Open House
  • John Rice Wins 2008 Sacks Award
  • Fooled by Randomness?
  • Kenan Fellow Inspires Middle School Students to Think Critically
  • Postdoc Profile: Jasmine Zhou
  • Affiliate Profile: RTI International

 

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PDF icon Parameters-Winter08.pdf5.45 MB

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