Physical and Engineering Sciences
A message from the 2014 chair of the Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences , Liz Schiferl, outlines the past year’s activities.
The Industrial Speakers Program was established by SPES in the early 1990s to coordinate visits by experienced statisticians to universities and colleges across the country. SPES approves up to six speaker visits per year and can reimburse the host institution up to $500 for the speaker’s travel expenses.
The Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences will sponsor two short courses at JSM 2014.
News and information from the Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences
Physical and Engineering Sciences Section news for May 2014
The SPES program for JSM is coming together with four invited sessions, three topic-contributed sessions, 35 contributed papers, seven contributed posters, and four contributed SPEED posters.
A message from the incoming SPES chair, Liz Schiferl.
Winson Tam, SPES chair, reports on the various community-building activities and conferences that took place in 2013.
The Quality and Productivity Section and Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences will host the Joint Research Conference at the University of Washington June 24–26, 2014. A short course on Bayesian statistical process control will take place June 23.
The 57th Fall Technical Conference, co-sponsored by the ASA and American Society for Quality, was held October 17–18 in San Antonio, Texas.