David Hand awarded research medal from IFCS

Written by Web News Editor on . Posted in News

Former RSS president David Hand has been awarded the Research Medal from the International Federation of Classification Societies.

The award was given in recognition of David's 'fundamental contributions to the advancement of Classification, Clustering, Multivariate Statistics, Computational Statistics and the foundations of Statistics.'

The citation went on to note that David's publications (more than 300 papers and 29 books) 'have been greatly influential in many research areas related to the broad field of Classification.' It also references his work as President of the IFCS from 2006 to 2007.

View further details of the IFCS award (PDF).



Member news

Join the RSS

Join the RSS

Become part of an organisation which works to advance statistics and support statisticians

Copyright 2019 Royal Statistical Society. All Rights Reserved.
12 Errol Street, London, EC1Y 8LX. UK registered charity in England and Wales. No.306096

Twitter Facebook YouTube RSS feed RSS feed RSS newsletter

We use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. By continuing to use our site, you accept our use of cookies and Terms of Use.