Other Professional Service
Refereed papers for Annals of Statistics, Journal of American Statistical
Association, Letters in Prob. \& Stat., Trans. Amer. Math. Soc., Scandinavian
Journal of Statistics, Calcolo, Mathematics of Computation, Journal
Approximation Theory, SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, Ann. Inst.
Statistical Math., Comm. in Statistics, Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory
Systems, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory.
Reviewed grant proposals for the Air Force Office of Scientific
Research, the National Science Foundation, the Army Basic Research Committee,
and the National Security Agency.
Associate Editor, Annals of Statistics, 1986 -- 1991.
Organized an invited paper session entitled ``Issues in Statistical
Supercomputing,'' at the 19th Symposium on the Interface of Computer Science
and Statistics, March 9, 1987, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Organized an invited paper session at the 204th meeting of the Institute for
Mathematical Statistics, entitled ``Stochastic Processes and Nonparametric
Statistical Inference,'' Madison, Wisconsin, May 18, 1988.
Organized an invited paper session for the Statistical Computing Section of
the American Statistical Association National Meeting entitled ``Implementation
of Smoothing Techniques,'' Washington, D.C., August 10, 1989.
Member, Advisory Panel for National Science Foundation Young Investigator
Awards, Washington, D.C., March 23-24, 1992.
Site Manager and Project Coordinator for Rice STATS Workshop,
(Statistical Thinking and Teaching Statistics), for the
Mathematical Association of America, Houston, Texas,
June 12-19, 1994.
Organized an invited paper session for the SIAM National Meeting
entitled ``Design and Analysis of Computer Experiments,''
San Diego, California, July 28, 1994.
Review of ``Validation strategy for the integrated
exposure uptake biokinetic model for
lead in children,'' intra--agency proposal for
the Environmental Protection Agency.
External Expert Peer Reviewer,
EPA/USLADP (Urban Soil Lead Abatement Demonstration Project)
Integrated Report Review Workshop,
September 20-22, 1995, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.