Members
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Regular Members
Member  Institution  Research Areas 
Ethan Anderes  UC Davis 
Theoretical and applied methods for spatial statistics

G. Jogesh Babu  Penn State University  Statistical methods and theory 
Jacek Becla  SLAC  Systems for managing extremescale data sets 
Federica Bianco  New York University  Transients and variable stars 
Kirk Borne  Booz Allen  Large databases, data mining, knowledge discovery 
Robert Brunner  University of Illinois  Observational cosmology, transient and variable phenomena 
Tamas Budavari  Johns Hopkins University 
Computational statistics, lowdimensional embeddings, scientific databases

Douglas Burke  Harvard CFA  Galaxy clusters, galaxy evolution, virtual observatory, semantic astronomy 
Nathaniel Butler  Arizona State University  Astrophysical transients 
YenChi Chen  University of Washington  Nonparametric statistics, cluster analysis, statistical learning theory, large scale structure 
David Chernoff  Cornell University  Cosmology, statistics and numerical methods for physics 
Jessica Cisewski  Yale University  Statistical methods, topological data, approximate Bayesian computation 
James Cordes  Cornell University  Radio astronomy, neutron stars, pulsars, signal processing techniques 
George Djorgovski  Caltech 
Computational, dataintensive science, development of cyberinfrastructure

Eric Feigelson  Penn State University  Xray studies of star formation, crossdisciplinary astrostatistics 
Peter Freeman  Carnegie Mellon University  Implementation of statistical methods in astronomy 
Christopher Genovese  Carnegie Mellon University  Statistical methods and theory, nonparametric methods 
Matthew Graham  Caltech  Data representation, visualization, storage, interpretation 
Alexander Gray  Skytree  Scalable machine learning 
Carlo Graziani  University of Chicago  
Jon Hakkila  College of Charleston  Gamma ray bursts 
Zeljko Ivezic  University of Washington  Large survey astronomy 
Elise Jennings  Fermilab  Computational cosmology, large scale structure 
Andres Jordan  Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile  Exoplanets, earlytype galaxies 
Vinay Kashyap  Harvard CFA  
Kevin Knuth  University at Albany  Information physics, Bayesian data analysis, source separation 
Simon Krughoff  University of Washington  Astronomical survey planning, data reduction, simulation 
Ann Lee  Carnegie Mellon University  Statistical and machine learning methods, highdimensional data 
James Long  Texas A&M University  Density estimation, measurement error, tree classifiers 
Thomas Loredo  Cornell University  Statistical methods, Bayesian analysis, high energy astrophysics 
Ashish Mahabal  Caltech  Astrophysical transients 
Kaisey Mandel  Harvard University  Bayesian inference, modeling of transient light curves, hierarchical modeling 
Bruce McCollum  Caltech  
Jason McEwen  University College London  Harmonic and wavelet transforms, compressed sensing, Bayesian inference 
Christopher Miller  University of Michigan 
Largescale structure, galaxy clusters, astroinformatics

Daniel Mortlock  Imperial College London  Bayesian inference applied to astronomy 
Bob Nichol  ICG Portsmouth  Largescale structure, supernovae, advanced statistical methods 
Misha Pesenson  Caltech  
Giuliano Pignata  Universidad Andres Bello  Supernovae, cosmology, solar system 
Andrew Ptak  NASA GSFC  Extragalatic Xray astrophysics, software development 
Umaa Rebbapragada  NASA JPL  Astronomical optical transient vetting, active learning 
Joseph Richards  wise.io  Statistical and machine learning methods for noisy, highdimensional data 
David Ruppert  Cornell University  Functional data analysis, measurement error models, semiparametric methods, time series; for variable stars and extragalactic astronomy 
Jeffrey Scargle  NASA Ames  Highenergy astrophysics, time series and image analysis 
Chad Schafer  Carnegie Mellon University  Statistical methods, cosmological parameter estimation 
Samuel Schmidt  UC Davis  Photometric redshifts 
Lior Shamir  Lawrence Tech  Image analysis, galaxy morphology 
Aneta Siemiginowska  Harvard CFA 
Supermassive black holes, quasars and active galaxies

Keivan Stassun  Vanderbilt University  Formation of stars and planetary systems 
Ricardo Vilalta  University of Houston  Pattern recognition, data mining, artificial intelligence 
John Wallin  Middle Tennesee State Univ.  Gravitational interactions 
Larry Wasserman  Carnegie Mellon University  Statistical methods and theory 
Martin Weinberg  University of Massachusetts  Galaxy dynamics, simulation models 
Robert Wolpert  Duke University  Statistical methods and theory 
Michael Woodroofe  University of Michigan  Statistical methods and theory 
Affiliate Members
Member  Institution 
Stephen Bailey  Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory 
Niel Brandt  Penn State University 
Salman Habib  Argonne National Laboratory 
Lynne Jones  University of Washington 
KianTat Lim  SLAC 
Phil Marshall  KIPAC 
Jeffrey Newman  University of Pittsburgh 
Joshua Pepper  Lehigh University 
Cathy Petry  AURA/LSST 
Michael Strauss  Princeton University 
Jon Thaler  University of Illinois 