Professor Jeffrey Rosenthal, University of Toronto, was the 2016 AMSI-SSA Lecturer.
Jeffrey Rosenthal is a professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Toronto. He is also a fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics and of the Royal Society of Canada.
Professor Rosenthal lectures explored the Monte Carlo algorithms, randomness and probability. His book for the general public, Struck by Lightning: The Curious World of Probabilities, was published in sixteen editions and ten languages, and was a bestseller in Canada, leading to numerous media and public appearances, and to his work exposing the Ontario lottery retailer scandal.
Tour Dates: 28 November – 16 December
Talks: See Abstracts