Experts Guide

Name: Nader Ebrahimi
Title: Professor
Department: Statistics
Office Phone: 815-753-6864
Expertise: Ebrahimi is a leading researcher in the areas of reliability theory and survival analysis, information theoretic statistics and modeling, and statistical applications in engineering and medical sciences. Statistical techniques that he developed ultimately help companies determine the reliability of new products, from automobiles to electronics, and help doctors predict remission and relapse of certain diseases. Collaborating with NIU graduate-level students, he now is developing statistical methodology relating the probability of survival of a cancer patient to his or her DNA profile. Additionally, one of his advanced students is working on ways to link the occurrence of a disease, such as high blood pressure, to certain features in a chromosome.
Topics: MathematicsManufacturing
Last Updated: 5/18/2007