Dr. Bimal Sinha
A Celebration of Professor Bimal Sinha's 70th Birthday
Funded By: National Security Agency | Hosted By: Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Consulting
10th Annual May 20-21, 2016

Register A special feature of Probability and Statistics Day at UMBC 2016 is that the conference is open to all statistics graduate students from UMBC and local universites free of charge; however, REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! The deadline to register is Friday, May 6, 2016.   // REGISTER NOW

For more information, contact any member of the organizing committee:

Thomas Mathew
Conference Chair

Kofi Adragni
Yvonne Huang
Yaakov Malinovsky
Nagaraj Neerchal
DoHwan Park
Junyong Park
Anindya Roy
Elizabeth Stanwyck


The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at UMBC will hold the 10th Annual Probability and Statistics Day at UMBC during May 20–21, 2016. The event consists of invited lectures and commentaries by several leading statisticians from academia, government and industry to celebrate Professor Bimal Sinha's 70th birthday. The conference, while recognizing the multi-faceted contributions of Professor Sinha, will expose the attendees to the latest statistical methodologies and innovative applications. The event is open to statisticians from all local universities, government agencies, and private industries (registration required). The event is free for all statistics graduate students from UMBC and local universities (registration required).

Invited Talks and Commentaries by

Ejaz Ahmed

Brock University, Canada

Barry Arnold

University of California, Riverside

Erniel Barrios

School of Statistics, University of Philippines Diliman

Carlos Coelho

Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

Malay Ghosh

University of Florida, Gainesville

Martin Klein

U.S. Census Bureau