The Annals of Statistics

John W. Tukey: his life and professional contributions

David R. Brillinger

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Ann. Statist., Volume 30, Number 6 (2002), 1535-1575.

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First available in Project Euclid: 23 January 2003

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doi:10.1214/aos/1043351246

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MR1969439

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1032.01030

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Primary: 01A70: Biographies, obituaries, personalia, bibliographies 54-03: Historical (must also be assigned at least one classification number from Section 01) 62-03: Historical (must also be assigned at least one classification number from Section 01) 68-03: Historical (must also be assigned at least one classification number from Section 01)

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Bell Labs computational mathematics computers cryptography data analysis history information theory John W. Tukey mathematics neologisms Princeton University statistics

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Brillinger, David R. John W. Tukey: his life and professional contributions. Ann. Statist. 30 (2002), no. 6, 1535--1575. doi:10.1214/aos/1043351246. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1043351246


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