Iosif Pinelis
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Professor
Primary Area: Probability and Statistics
Office: Fisher 304
(906) 4872108
Email: ipinelis@mtu.edu
Education:
 PhD in Probability and Statisitics, Institute of Mathematics
Recently Taught Courses:
 MA3160 Multivariable Calculus with Technology
 MA5711 Mathematical Statistics I
Research:
 Probability (Extremal problems, exact inequalities, and limit theorems for sums of independent random variables and martingales, including those in functional spaces)
 Statistics (minimax estimation, Student's and Hotelling's tests and their generalizations)
 Optimization and Operations Research (minimax duality in general, duality in transportation problems and in probability and statistics)
 Analytic inequalities (l'Hospitaltype rules for monotonicity, general multilinear Stolarskytype inequalities, etc.)
 Geometry (geometry in the theory of relativity, incidence geometry and geometric algebra, convex geometry, computational geometry, hyperbolic geometry)
 Combinatorics (01 matrices, generalizations of Hall's theorem, discrete mass transportation duality)
 Physics (theory of relativity under minimal assumptions)
 Biology (evolution modeling, population dynamics)
 Mechanical Engineering (Eiffel Tower shape modeling)

