Research
India Publications

**International
Journal of Statistics and Systems (IJSS)**

**Associate
Editor: **

**Sunil
Mathur,** Ph.D.Division of Epidemiology Biostatistics, and Environmental HealthRobison 222School of Public HealthUniversity of MemphisMemphis, TN 38152

Editorial
Board Members:

**Emad-Eldin
A. A. Aly**,
Department of Statistics and Operations Research, Kuwait University, P.O. Box
5969, Kuwait

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **Nonparametric
Statistics, Goodness-of-fit tests, change point analysis and Intger-valued time
series

**Hossein
Arsham, **Division
of Economics, Finance, and Management Science, University of Baltimore,
Baltimore, MD 21201, USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **Prescriptive
System Simulation, System Optimization with Sensitivity Analysis, Computational
Probability and Modeling, Business Forecasting, Decision Support Systems.

**Sunil
K. Mathur, **Department
of Mathematics, University of Mississippi, MS 38677-1848 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **Bioinformatics,
Nonparametric Statistics, Simulation Studies, Biostatistics, Statistical
Computing.

**Ibrahim
A. Ahmad, **Department
of Statistics & Actuarial Science, University of Central Florida, Orlando,
FL 32816-2370, USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **Nonparametric
and Semiparametric Statistics and Econometrics, Actuarial Science, Reliability
and Life Testing, Applied Probability.

**Miguel
A. Arcones, **Department
of Mathematical Sciences, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Empirical
processes, U-statistics, bootstrap, limit theorems under dependence conditions,
large deviations, M-estimators.

**Peter
Bartlett, **Division
of Computer Science and Department of Statistics, University of California at
Berkeley, 367 Evans Hall, CA 94720-3860 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** machine
learning, statistical learning theory, pattern classification, and reinforcement
learning.

**Alejandra
Cabaña, **Departamento
de Estadística e I.O, Universidad de Valladolid, Av Prado de la Magdalena s/n,
47005 Valladolid, Spain

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** nonparametric
statistics, focusing in applications of empirical processes theoy to
goodness-of-fit.

**Jun
Cai****,
**Department of
Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L
3G1

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Actuarial
science, Applied probability, Statistical distribution theory, Insurance
mathematics, Reliability theory, Risk theory, Stochastic modelling in insurance
and finance.

**Massimo
Campanino,
**Dipartimento
di Matematica, piazza Porta S. Donato, 5 I40126 Bologna (Italy)

**Area
of Research/ Interest:**

**Melina
Cappelli, **Department
of Statistical Sciences, University Federico II of Naples Italy

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** area
of classification and regression trees.

**Francisco
Cribari-Neto, **Departamento
de Estatística, CCEN, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Cidade
Universitária, Recife/PE 50740-540, BRAZIL.

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Bartlett
corrections, bias corrections, beta regression models, bootstrap methods.

**Andre
Dabrowski,**
Mathematics and Statistics, University of Ottawa, 585 King Edward POBox 450 STN
A, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5 CANADA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Weak
and strong limit theorems, Application of change of measure methods, pricing of
contingent claims in financial markets.

**Somnath
Datta,**
Department of Statistics, *University
of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 USA*

**Area
of Research/ Interest:**
Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Bootstrap Methods, Compound Decision Theory,
Empirical Bayes, Genetics, Nonparametric Function Estimation, Survival Analysis.

**Michel
Denuit,**
Institut des Sciences Actuarielles & Institut de Statistique, Universite
Catholique de Louvain, Voie du Roman Pays, 20, B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, BELGIUM

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **Insurance,
actuarial science, risk theory, stochastic inequalities, stochastic orders,
statistics for insurance, reliability, ageing notions..

**Anthony
F. Desmond,
**Mathematics
& Statistics, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
N1G 2W1

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **Statistical
Inference, Survival analysis, Reliability theory, Stochastic modelling,
Financial statistics, History of Statistics.

**Bozenna
Pasik-Duncan,**
Department of Mathematics, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KA 66045 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Statistics

**Nader
Ebrahimi, **Division of Statistics, Department of
Mathematical sciences, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Notion
of dependence, shock models, damage models, censored observations, cox model,
survival function estimation, accelerated life testing, competing risks, life
testing.

**Magnus
Egerstedt,**
Georgia Institute of Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 432 TRSB
Atlanta, GA 30332 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Systems

**Michael
Falk,** Institute of Applied Mathematics and
Statistics, University of W¨urzburg, Am Hubland, D-97074 Wurzburg, Germany

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** order
statistics, extreme order statistics, extreme value theory, rare events, point
processes, generalized Pareto distributions.

**Patrick
John Farrell, **School
of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6
Canada

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** analysis
of correlated discrete data, small area estimation, unbalanced designs in
analysis of variance, influence diagnostics, and the teaching of statistics.

**Stergios
B. Fotopoulos,**** **Department of Management & Decision Sciences and Program in Statistics, College of Business &
Economics, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-4736 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:**
Poisson processes and Lévy measures, Statistical Methods in Finance, Spectral
Analysis for Stationary Sequences.

**Richard
Gerlach,**
School of
Mathematical and Physical Sciences, University of Newcastle, University Drive,
Callaghan, NSW, 2308 Australia

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **time
series analysis and Bayesian MCMC or computational approaches to
estimation/inference and forecasting as well as Baysian variable selestion and
model selection/averaging approaches.

**M.
E. Ghitany, **Department
of Statistics and Operations Research, Faculty of Science, Kuwait University,
P.O.Box 5969, Safat 13060, Kuwait

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Survival
Analysis, Reliability Therory, Distribution Theory, Applied Probability, Mixture
Models, Bayesian Statistics, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis.

**Bijoy
Ghosh,**
Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, Washington University, Campus
Box 1127, One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63130

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Biosystems.

**James
Glimm,** Department of
Applied Math and Statistics, SUNY at Stony Brook, NY 11794-3600
USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** stochastic analysis, numerical simulation and
modeling

**Graham
Goodwin,**
Centre for Complex Dynamic Systems and Control, School of Electric Engineering
and Computer Science, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308, Australia

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Systems.

**Sudhir
Gupta, **Division
of Statistics, Northern Illinois University, USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:**

**John
R. Graef,** Department
of Mathematics, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN
37403-2598 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Stochastic differential
equations, statistical and numerical modeling.

**Yu-Chi
Ho, **Division
of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, 33 Oxford Street,
Cambridge, MA 02138 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Systems

**Edward
L. Ionides, **Department
of Statistics, University of
Michigan, 439 West Hall, Ann
Arbor MI 48109-1092 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Modeling
and inference for stochastic processes; cell motion; neuronal spike train processes.

**Wai
Cheung IP,**
Applied Mathematics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HONG KONG, P.R. China

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Linear
models, Wavelet applications, Social scaling, Hypothesis testing.

**Eiichi
Isogai, **Department
of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Niigata University, 8050 Ikarashi 2-no-cho,
Niigata 950-2181, Japan

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Nonparametric
curve estimation, Sequential methods.

**Ulf
Jonsson, **Division
of Optimization and Systems Theory, Department of Mathematics, Royal Institute
of Technology, SE-100 44 Stockholm, Sweden

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Systems.

**Ken-ichi
Koike,** Institute of
Mathematics, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305–8571, Japan

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Sequential
estimation, completeness, Cram´er-Rao inequality, Bhattacharyya Inequality,
sequential binomial sampling.

**Dejian
Lai,** The
University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health,
1200 Herman Pressler Street, Suite 1006, Houston, TX 77030 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Statistics.

**Yeh
LAM,**
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Hong Kong,
Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Applied
probability, stochastic operational research, reliability, maintenance problem,
sampling plan.

**Denis
Larocque,**
Department of Management Sciences, HEC Montreal, 3000, chemin de la
Cote-Sainte-Catherine, Montreal (Quebec) Canada H3T 2A7

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Nonparametric
methods in general, Data mining and machine learning, Methods for cluster
correlated data, Resampling methods: bootstrap etc.

**Nicole
Lazar, **Department
of Statistics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **empirical
likelihood, Bayesian statistics, model selection and interpretation, functional
neuroimaging, social and behavioral science applications of statistics,
likelihood theory, bootstrap.

**Deli
Li,**
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario,
Canada P7B 5E1

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Limit
Theorems in Probability and Statistics, Stochastic modeling especially
hierarchical model, Applied Statistics.

**Yan-Xia
Lin, **School
of Mathematics and Applied Statistics, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW
2522, Australia

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Stochastic
inference, the Quasi-likelihood method, Time series Analysis, Long-memory
processes, Cointegration analysis and its applications in Finance.

**Liping
Liu,**
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON,
Canada, P7B 5E1

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Nonlinear
and multi-objective programming and optimal control, Numerical Analysis for
PDE's.

**Lennart
Ljung,**
Division of Automatic Control, Department of Electrical Engineering, Linkoping
University, SE-581 83 Linkoping, Sweden

**Area
of Interest/ Research:** Systems.

**W.G.
Manteiga, **Department
of Statistics and OR, Faculty of Mathematics, Santiago de
Compostela University, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Curve
estimation, Time series, Neural Networks, Bootstrap, Spatial data analysis,
Survival data analysis, Finite populations, Biostatistics.

**Robert
F. Martin,**
Division of International Finance, Board of Governors of the Federal
Reserve System, 20th and C Streets NW, Washington, DC 20551

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Econometrics.

**Sanjoy
Mitter, **Laboratory
for Information and Decision Systems, MIT, Cambridge,MA 02139 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Systems.

**Angus
Shu-Kay Ng, **Department
of Mathematics, University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** EM
algorithm, mixture models, neural networks, and survival analysis

**Liang
Peng,**
Skiles 126, School of Mathematics,Georgia Institute of Technology,Atlanta,GA,
USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Statistics.

**Stefan
Ralescu,**
Department of Mathematics, Queens College, Flushing, NY 11367 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Statistics.

**Nalini
Ravishanker,**
Department of Statistics, University of Connecticut, 215 Glenbrook Road, Storrs
CT 06269-4120 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Modeling
time series and spatial processes, Inference for stable processes, Survival Data
analysis, Simultaneous inference procedures, Statistical methods for Actuarial
Sciences.

**Dongchu
Sun, **134C
Middlebush Hall, Department of Statistics, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
65211, USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** Bayesian
methodology, survey sampling, small area estimation, multivariate time series,
reliability and survival analysis.

**Shan
Sun, **Department
of Mathematics and Statistics, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 9409-1042 USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Statistics.

**Yeong
Tzay Su, **Department
of Mathematics, Kaohsiung Normal University, 116 Hopin 1st Road, Kaohsiung,
80264 TAIWAN , Department of Mathematics, Kaohsiung Normal University, 116 Hopin
1st Road, Kaohsiung, 80264 TAIWAN

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Applied
Probability, Mathematical Statistics, Especially in Renewal Theory, Sequential
Analysis, and financial mathematics

**P.K.
Tripathy,
**PG
Department of Statistics, Uttkal University, vani Vihar, Bhubaneshwar-751004
Orissa, India

**Area
of Interest/ Research:** Business
Statistics, Operations Research, Demography

**Joanna
Tyrcha,**
Department of Mathematical Statistics, Stockholm University, SE-106 91
Stockholm, Sweden

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Biostatistics.

**Alain
C. Vandal, **Department
of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University, Burnside Hall 805, rue
Sherbrooke ouest Montréal, QC Canada H3A 2K6

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Biostatistics,
medical statistics, survival analysis, capture-recapture modelling, brain
imaging, regression modelling, evidential statistics, graph theory,
epidemiological statistics.

**Yazhen
Wang,**
Deaprtment of Statistic, University of Connecticut, 215 Glenbook Road, U-4120,
Storrs, CT 06269 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **High-frequency
finance, financial time series, wavelets, change points, nonparametric
smoothing, long-range dependance, and order restricted inferences.

**Dane
Wu,** Mathematics Department, Pacific Lutheran
University, Tacoma, WA 98447, USA

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **`Applied
probability, risk estimation, applied statistics, and statistical consulting.`

**H.L.
Yang,**` `H.L.
Yang, Department of Statistics and
Actuarial Science, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

**Area
of Research/ Interest: **asset
allocation, option pricing, ruin theory, insurance risk models.

**Hongyu
Zhao, **Department
of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 200 LEPH,
60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 USA

**Area
of Research/ Interest:** bioinformatics,
systems biology, statistical genetics, stochastic processes.

**Yishao
Zhou,**
Department of Mathematics, Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden

**Area
of Interest/ Research: **Systems biology
and control systems.

**JING,
Bing-Yi,** Department of Mathematics,The Hong Kong
University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong

**Mostafa
Eslami, Ph. D. **Department of
Mathematics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Guilan,
Rasht, Iran.

**Sachin
Kumar, **Associate Professor Department of
Mathematics KIET, Ghaziabad Uttar Pradesh India

**Dr.
P.
S. K. Reddy****, **Dept. of Mathematics, Siddaganga Institute of Technology, B.H. Road, Tumkur, Karnataka, India

**Tarek
Chebbi **Departement of Management Faculty of
Eonomics Sciences and Management at Sousse University of Sousse Erriadh City-
4023 Sousse, Tunisia

**Noor-Ul-Hacq
Sookia, **Department of Mathematics Faculty
of Science University of Mauritius Reduit MAURITIUS

**Abdullah
Abdul Jabbar , **Abdullah M. Abdul-Jabbar,
Deparment of Mathematics, College of Science, University of Salahaddin-Erbil,
Kurdistan Region Iraq

**Aned
O. Almutairi , **Statistics Department, Faculty of
Sciences Prince Norah Bint Abdulrahman University in Riyadh P.O.Box: 41239
ZipCode: 41521 Al-Madinah-M. Saudi Arabia

**Area of Interest:** Generalized Power Function, Reliability Theory, Order
Statistics

**Alya
O. Almutairi ,**Applied Statistics Department,
Faculty of Applied Sciences Taibah University P.O.Box: 41239 ZipCode:
41521 Al-Madinah-M.Saudi Arabia

**Area of Interest:** Saddle Point Approximation, Linear Rank Statistics,
Non-Parametric Statistics.

**Florance
Matarise,** Department of Statistics, Uiversity of
Zimbabwe, Mount Pleasant, Harare, Zimbabwe.

**Area of Interest**: Statistics (Time Series Analysis)

**Alya
O. Almutairi,** Applied Statistics
Department,Faculty of Applied Sciences Taibah University, Al-Madinah-M., Saudi
Arabia

**Area of Interest**: Saddle Point Approximation, Linear Rank Statistics,
Non-Parametric Statistics

**Ram
Shanmugam,**School of Health
Administration Texas State University,Sanmarcos University Drive, San marcos, TX
78666, USA.

**Ayman
Badawi,** Mathematics** **Mathematics, American University of Shar,
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

**Area of Interest : **Commutative Algebra, Multiplicative Ideal Theory

**David
Ssevviiri,** Department of mathematics and applied mathematics, Nelson
Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

**Research area:** Primeness and nilpotency in both associative rings and
modules over associative rings, radical theory of both associative rings and
modules over associative rings

**Pankaj
Srivastava,** Department of Mathematics, M.N.National Institute of
Technology Allahabad, U.P.,INDIA

**Area of Specialization:** Soft Computing,Ramanujan'Mathematics,Tensor
Analysis.

**P.G.Romeo,**
Professor of Mathematics, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT)
Kochi, Kerala, India.

**Area of Interest: **Semigroups, Categories, Representation theory

**Mohamed
Abdelhamid Seddeek,** Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science,
Helwan University, Egypt, KSA

**Area of Interest:** Applied Mathematics-Computational Sciences-Material
Science-Dynamical System-Fluid Mechanics

**Ramesh
M. Mirajkar,** Statistics Department, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar College,
Peth Vadgaon, Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India

**Area of Interest:** Statistics, Inference, Data Mining, Stochastic
Orderings

**Dr.
Jyotindra Prajapati,** Mathematical Sciences Department, Faculty of
Applied Sciences, Charotar University of Science and Technology, Changa, Anand,
Gujarat, India

**Area
of Interest: **Special functions, Integral Transforms, Fractional calculus

**Hafiz M. R. Khan,
** Department of Biostatistics, Florida International University, 10911 SW 8th Street, Miami-33199, Florida, USA

**Area of Interest:** Statistical Inference, Bayesian Inference, Predictive Inference

**Dr. Hafiz M. R. Khan,** Department of Biostatistics, Florida International University, 10911 SW 8th Street, City: Miami, Postal code: 33199, Florida, USA

**Area of Interest:** Statistical Inference, Bayesian Inference, Predictive Inference