name | thesis title | year PhD degree awarded |
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Deborah Nolan | U-processes | 1986 |

Jean Kyung Kim | An asymptotic theory for optimization estimators with non-standard rates of convergence | 1988 |

Robert Sherman | U-processes and semiparametric estimation | 1991 |

Hemant Ishwaran | Rates of convergence in semiparametric mixture models | 1993 |

David Riceman (jointly supervised with John Hartigan) |
An estimator for the linear model | 1996 |

Yuewu Xu | Asymptotic theory in the presence of unidentified parameters | 1997 |

Andrew Carter | Asymptotic equivalence of nonparametric experiments | 2000 |

Gheorghe Doros | A class of one-step estimators in interval censoring | 2004 |

Peter Radchenko | Asymptotics under nonstandard conditions | 2004 |

Stephan Winkler (Applied Math; jointly supervised with Sekhar Tatikonda from Electrical Engineering) |
Uniqueness of Gibbs measures with application to Gibbs sampling and the Sum-Product algorithm | 2007 |

Steven Jaslar (Applied Math; jointly supervised with Sekhar Tatikonda) |
The asymptotics of combinatorial problems on random graphs | 2009 |

Wei Dou (jointly supervised with Harry Zhou) |
Functional Regressions for General Exponential Families: A Theoretical and Applied Study | 2010 |

Michael Kane (jointly supervised with Jay Emerson) |
Scalable Strategies for Computing with Massive Sets of Data | 2010 |

Adityanand Guntuboyina | Minimaxity and f-divergences | 2011 |

Kyoung Hee (Arlene) Kim (jointly supervised with Harry Zhou) |
Minimax Bounds for Estimation of Normal Location Mixtures | 2012 |