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Carl Lee

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Statistics
Pearce Hall 109
989-774-3555
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Education
  • ​​Ph.D., Iowa State University, 1984
  • M.A., University of West Florida, 1979
  • B.S., National Taiwan Uni​versity, Taiwan, 1976
Affiliati​ons
American Statistical Association, International Statistical Institute, International Chinese Statistical Association, American Society of Quality, Consortium for the Advancement on Undergraduate Statistics Education
Honors and Awards
  • Outstanding Research Award, College of Science & Technology, Central Michigan University, 2014.
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, College of Science & Technology, 2009
  • Elected Fellow, American Statistical Association, 2008
  • The First Place of 1st Education Team Excellence Competition organized by the American Society of Quality, 2007 
  • President Research Award for Outstanding Research Accomplishment, Central Michigan University, 2006
  • Dow Chemical Certified Six Sigma Black Belt, 2006
  • Outstanding Service and Leadership Award, the American Statistical Association, 2001 
  • Elected member of the International Statistical Institute, 1998
Professional Interests
Generalized distributions – theory and applications, data mining and applications, statistical genomics, and design of experiment​
Teaching Areas
Statistical methods, statistical theory, design of experiment, statistical quality control, lean and six sigma, data mining techniques, statistical programming for data management and analysis
Recent Publications and Presentations
  • Aljarrah, M.A., Famoye, F. and  Lee, C.  (2015). A new Weibull-Pareto distribution. Communications in Statistics, Theory & Methods, Vol. 44: 4077–4095. DOI: 10.1080/03610926.2014.999092. 
  • AlMheidat, M.,  Famoye, F. and Leel, C. (2015). Some generalized families of Weibull distribution: Properties and applications. International Journal of Statistics & Probability, Vol 4(3), 18-35.
  • Lee, C. (2015). The Effects of the State of Union Address of USA Presidents to Their Performance Ratings. International Journal of Software Innovation, Vol 3(2), p. 1-12.
  • Al-Aqtach, R., Famoye, F. and Lee, C. (2015). On generating a new family of distributions using the logit function. Journal of Probability and Statistical Science, 13(1), 135-152.
  • Akinsete A., Famoye, F. and Lee, C. (2014). The Kumaraswamy-Geometric Distribution. Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications, Vol.1, #17.
  • Alzaatreh, A., Lee, C. and Famoye, F. (2014). T-normal family of distributions: A new approach to generalize the normal distribution. Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications, 2014, 1:16 (July, 2014).
  • Gautam, Y., Lee, C., Cheng, C.-I. and Langefeld, C.  (2014). An evaluation of the MiDCoP method for imputing allele frequency in genome wide association studies. Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing, Studies in Computational Intelligence Book Series# 569 (Ed. Lee, R.), p. 57-67, Springer, Publishing.
  • Al-Aqtach, R., Lee, C. and Famoye, F. (2014). Gumbel-Weibull distribution: Properties and Applications. , Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, Vol.13(2), 201-225.
  • Aljarrah, M.A., Lee, C.  and Famoye, F. (2014). On generating T-X family of distributions using quantile functions. Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications, 2014, 1:2 (June, 2014).
  • Alzaatreh, A., Famoye, F. & Lee, C. (2014). The gamma-normal distribution: Properties and applications. Journal of Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 69(1), 67–80.
  • Alzaghal, A., Lee, C. & Famoye, F. (2013). Exponentiated Weibull-Exponential Distribution: Properties and Applications. Journal of Applied Statistical Science, Vol.21(1), 113-134.
  • Lee, C., Soshnikov, S. and Vladimirov, S. (2013). Are socio-economic, health infrastructure and demographic factors associated with Infant mortality in Russia? International Journal of Software Innovation, 1(4), 56-72.
  • Alshawarbeh, E., Famoye, F. and Lee, C. (2013). Beta-Cauchy distribution: Some Properties and Applications. Journal of Statistical Theory and Applications, Vol. 12(4), 378-391.
  • Alzaghal, A., Famoye, F. & Lee, C. (2013). Exponentiated T-X family of distributions with some applications. International Journal of Statistics and Probability, Vol. 2(3), 32-49.
  • Lee, C., Famoye, F. and Alzaatreh, A. (2013). Methods for generating families of univariate continuous distributions in the recent decades. WIREs Computational Statistics 2013 5, 219-238. doi: 10.1002/wics.1255.
  • Alzaatreh, A., Lee, C. and Famoye, F. (2013). A new method for generating families of continuous distributions Metron, 71(1):63-79. DOI 10.1007/s40300-013-0007-y.
  • Alzaatreh, A., Famoye, F. & Lee, C. (2013). Weibull-Pareto distribution and its applications. Communications in Statistics: Theory & Methods, 42:1673-169
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  • Alzaatreh, A., Lee, C. and Famoye, F. (2012). On the discrete analogues of continuous distributions. Journal of Statistical Methodology, 9, 589-603.
  • Alzaatreh, A., Famoye, F. and Lee, C. (2012). Gamma-Pareto distribution and its applications. Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, 11, 78-94.
  • Alshawarbeh, E., Lee, C. and Famoye, F. (2012). Beta-Cauchy distribution. Journal of Probability and Statistical Science, 10, 41-58.