Friday, November 16, 2012

Statisticians among Most Influential Scientists

The list of 20 Most Influential Scientists Alive Today:

It includes
-Persi Diaconis, known for his work on the dynamics of coin flipping & also about the number of shuffles required to randomize a deck of playing cards..

-Donald Knuth, who created of the TeX computer typesetting system..

-Andrew Wiles, famous for proving Fermat's Last Theorem.

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