RECENT GRANTS:

PI, National Science Foundation DMS Grant ``Degradation
Modeling, Reliability Analysis, and Quality Improvment'' 20022004.

PI, Ford Motor Company URP Grant ``Analytical
Reliability and Robustness Enhancements for Physical Test Reduction.''
19992001.

PI, National Science Foundation DMS Grant ``Statistics
in Advanced Manufactturing'' 19982002.

CoPI, National Science Foundation DMII Grant ``Proactive
Maintenance: Integration of Engineering, Statistics and Operations Research,19972001

PI, National Science Foundation DMII Grant ``Quality
Technology for Variation Reduction,'' 199598.

CoPI, DOD and ARPA Grant ``MURI Center for Intelligent
Electronics Manufacturing,'' 199597.

CoPI, National Science Foundation DMS Grant ``Design and
Analysis of Experiments and Inference in Reliability Studies,'' 199497.
Ph. D. STUDENTS:

Hong (Laura) Lu, "Inference for Acceleration Transforms in Stress Testing and Applications
to Reliability Kinetic Models" 1996.

Jinzhong (Jason) Liao (joint with J. Faraway), "Inference for Linear and Nonlinear Calibration
Problems" 1997.

Julie Bérubé (joint with J. Wu), "Models, Analysis, and Estimation Efficiency for Robust Parameter Design Experiments"
1997.

Chuanguo (Steve) Wang, "Modeling Temporally Dependent Ordinal Data"
1999

Xiaobin Dong, "Contributions to Statistical Process Control and
Robust Parameter Design" 1999.

Lian Xu, "Contributions to Some Statistical Problems in Advanced
Manufacturing" 2000.

William Brenneman, "Inference for Location and Dispersion Effects in
Unreplicated Factorial Experiments" 2000.

Vadim Kutsyy, "Modeling and Inference
for Spatially Dependent Ordinal Processes" 2001.

David Mease ``Contributions to Engineering Statistics: Optimal Partitioning and Xtesting for Reliability Demonstration,'' 2003.

Ajita Gopikrishnan ``Reliability Inference Based on Degradation and Time to Failure Data: Some Models, Methods, and Efficiency Comparisons,'' 2003.

Bowei Xi (joint with G. Michailidis), ``Estimating Internal Link Loss Rates with Active Network Tomography,'' 2004.

Earl Lawrence (joint with G. Michailidis), ``Active Delay Tomography," 2005.

Xiao Wang (joint with M. Woodroofe), ``Nonparametric Inference with Applications to Astronomy and Degradation Modeling," 2005.

Xiaodong Yang (joint with G. Michailidis), ``Design of Probing Experiments and Online Monitoring of Network Performance," 2006.

Anupap (Paul) Somboonsavatdee (joint with A. Sen), ``Contributions to Reliability and Life Data Analysis," 2007.

AijunZhang (joint with A. Sudjianto), ``Statistical Methods in Credit Risk Modeling" 2009.

Herle McGowan (joint with B. Gunderson) ``Educational Methodologies for Educational Research with an Emphasis on the Teaching of Statistics," (2009).