19th L.A.S.R (Leeds Annual Statistics Research) Workshop
the Department of Statistics and CoMIR , University of Leeds, UK
and by the Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, India.
3 July - 5 July, 2000
This year's workshop celebrated the 65th birthday of Kanti Mardia who
was the founder of the LASR Workshops and has been the motivating force
behind the event for the last 25 years. The themes this year have been
directional data, shape and image analysis. These reflect Kanti's research
interests and represent important areas in current statistical research.
The format was a mixture of invited and contributed talks, as well as
This workshop was organised as part of the twinning arrangement
between the University of Leeds and the Indian Statistical Institute.
The workshop recieved funding from the London Mathematical Society.
A review of the workshop written by Fred Bookstein (University of Michigan, USA) is available.
Invited speakers included:
Professor John T Kent and Dr Robert G. Aykroyd .
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