Because of incomplete or partial data, it can be hard to calculate accurate approximations important to scientific work such as medical research.
The roots of black cohosh, a plant native to the Appalachian region, has served a large variety of needs throughout its history. Progressing from its roles as an acne treatment and insect repellent, black cohosh root is often used today as an herbal supplement.
The Department of Statistics is excited to welcome Assistant Professor Derek Young to its faculty!
This podcast is part of a series highlighting the new faculty members who joined the College of Arts and Sciences in the fall 2014 semester.
The Power of Collaboration: UK Statistics Department and KY Energy Cabinet Forecast Kentucky's Energy Future
Looming greenhouse gas emission regulations will affect the economies and power grids of every state in the nation. The Commonwealth of Kentucky’s Energy and Environment Cabinet partnered with the University of Kentucky's Department of Statistics to generate a variety of potential scenarios for the future of energy in Kentucky.