Statistics Faculty

Adam T. Martinsek

  • Professor Emeritus
  • Department of Statistics
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 101 Illini Hall
  • 725 S. Wright St.
  • Champaign, IL 61820 USA
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  • (217) 333-2167
  • martinse@illinois.edu
  • Website
  • Educational Background

  • PhD, Statistics, Columbia University, 1981
  • Research Interests

  • Sequential Inference
  • Function Estimation
  • Optimal Stopping
  • Adaptive Methods
  • Honors and Appointments

  • Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • Fellow, American Statistical Association
  • Chair, Department of Statistics, 1995-2000
  • LAS Dean's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2001)
  • Campus Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2001)
  • Associate Editor, Annals of Statistics (2001-2006)
  • Associate Editor, Sequential Analysis (1994-2014)
  • Selected Publications

    Using stopping rules to bound the mean integrated squared error in density estimation. Annals of Statistics 20 (1992), 797-806.

    with Y.C.Chang) Fixed size confidence regions for parameters of logistic regression models. Annals of Statistics 20 (1992), 1953-1969.

    (with Yi Xu) Sequential confidence bands for densities. Annals of Statistics 23 (1995), 2218-2240.

    (with S.Kundu) Bounding the L1 distance in nonparametric density estimation. Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics 49 (1997), 57-78.

    Fixed precision estimation in the Koziol-Green random censorship model. Statistics and Decisions 16 (1998), 389-407.

    Sequential estimation of the maximum in a model for corrosion data. Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics 52 (2000), 646-657.

    Sequential estimation of the mean in a random coefficient autoregressive model with beta marginals. Statistics and Probability Letters 51 (2001), 53-61.

    Estimation of the maximum and minimum in a model for bounded, dependent data. Statistics and Probability Letters 56 (2002), 381-393.

    (with Y.C. Chang) Sequential approaches to data mining. In Applied Sequential Methodologies, ed. N. Mukhopadhyay, S. Datta, S. Chattopadhyay (2004), 85-103.

    (with A. Kemball) Bootstrap resampling as a tool for radio-interferometric imaging fidelity assessment. The Astronomical Journal 129 (2005), 1760-1775.