William Gemmell Cochran

1909 - 1980

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William Cochran was a Scottish born mathematician who did much to promote statistics in the USA.
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List of References (7 books/articles)

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Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Cochran: Sampling Techniques Preface
  2. Cochran Sampling Techniques Introduction

Honours awarded to William Cochran
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RSS Guy Medal in Bronze1936
Wilks Award of the ASS1967

Other Web sites
  1. University of Minnesota
  2. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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JOC/EFR December 1996

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