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Ajit Tamhane

Senior Associate Dean for Planning and Graduate Studies

Professor of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences

Contact

2145 Sheridan Road
Tech L254
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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Departments

Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences

Affiliations

Master of Science in Analytics Program


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Education

Ph.D., M.S. Statistics and O.R., Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

B. Tech (First Class Honors) Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India


Research Interests


My research is focused on statistical multiple testing procedures to address the problems of multiplicity that arise in clinical trials and other medical studies. I am also interested in design of experiments and statistical inference problems.


Selected Publications

  • Xi, Dong; Tamhane, Ajit C., “Allocating recycled significance levels in group sequential procedures for multiple endpoints”, Biometrical Journal, (2015)
  • Tamhane, Ajit C.; Gou, Jiangtao, “On generalized Simes critical constants”, Biometrical Journal, (2014)
  • Tamhane, Ajit C.; Xi, Dong, “A general multistage procedure for k-out-of-n gatekeeping”, Statistics in Medicine, (2014)
  • Dmitrienko, Alex; Tamhane, Ajit C., “General theory of mixture procedures for gatekeeping”, Biometrical Journal, (2013)
  • A. C. Tamhane, Y. Wu and C. R. Mehta, “Adaptive extensions of a two-stage group sequential procedure for testing primary and secondary endpoints (I): unknown correlation between the endpoints”, Statistics in medicine, (2012)
  • A. C. Tamhane, Y. Wu and C. R. Mehta, “Adaptive extensions of a two-stage group sequential procedure for testing primary and secondary endpoints (II): sample size re-estimation”, Statistics in medicine, (2012)
  • AC Tamhane, D Qiu, BE ..., “A parametric mixture model for clustering multivariate binary data”, Statistical Analysis and ..., (2010)
  • AC Tamhane, J Shi, “Parametric Mixture Models for Estimating the Proportion of True Null Hypotheses and Adaptive Control of FDR”, Lecture Notes-Monograph Series, (2009)
  • A Dmitrienko, AC Tamhane, BL Wiens, “General multistage gatekeeping procedures”, Biometrical Journal, (2008)
  • A Dmitrienko, AC Tamhane, L Liu, BL Wiens, “A note on tree gatekeeping procedures in clinical trials”, Statistics in Medicine, (2008)
  • Tamhane, A. C.; Liu, L. Y., “On weighted Hochberg procedures.”, Biometrika, (2008)
  • Qiu, D. X.; Tamhane, A. C., “A comparative study of the K-means algorithm and the normal mixture model for clustering: Univariate case.”, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, (2007)
  • Dmitrienko, A.; Tamhane, A. C., “Gatekekeeping procedures with clinical trial applications.”, Pharmaceutical Statistics, (2007)