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Prof Rose Dawn Baker
Professor of Statistics
Business School
University of Salford

Expertise:
Applied Statistics, Computer programming, Jams and Jellies :)

Biography:
1972-1973: Lecturer in Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Powai, Bombay 1973-1977: Research Associate, Rutherford High Energy Laboratory, Chilton, Didcot,Berks 1977-1980: Computing Officer, Computing Services or ILS (as it now is), University of Salford 1981-1990: Senior Computing Officer, AIS, University of Salford 1990-1997: Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, University of Salford 1998-2001: Reader in Statistics, University of Salford 2001- Personal chair in Statistics

Qualifications:
M.A. (double first, Cantab) in Theoretical Physics (1968) Ph. D. (Cantab) in High Energy Physics (1972) C. Stat. (Chartered Statistician) (1990) C. Math (Chartered Mathematician) (1990), FIMA (Fellow of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications)(1990) Member of the International Statistical Institute (ISI) (1999)

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  1. Forecasting exact scores in National Football League games
  2. How good is Tiger Woods?
  3. Burn wound healing time assessed by laser Doppler imaging (LDI). Part 1: Derivation of a dedicated colour code for image interpretation
  4. Playing the lottery with a little bit of stats know-how
  5. Editorial: IMA Health 2010
  6. An order-statistics-based method for constructing multivariate distributions with fixed marginals
  7. Probabilistic applications of the Schlomilch transformation
  8. A new approach to outliers in meta-analysis
  9. Enabling healthy choices: Is ICT the highway to health improvement?
  10. Evaluating the effects of game design on lotto sales: a case study from Spain
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1How does the DerSimonian and Laird procedure for random effects meta-analysis compare with its more efficient but harder to compute counterparts?790
2Biomechanics for inclusive urban design: effects of tactile paving on older adults’ gait when crossing the street585
3Forecasting exact scores in National Football League games560
4Modelling the probability distribution of prize winnings in the UK national lottery: consequences of conscious selection553
5Investigating the behavioural characteristics of lottery players using a combination preference model for conscious selection425
6How good is Tiger Woods?387
7Can models fitted to small data samples lead to maintenance policies with near-optimum cost?382
8Burn wound healing time assessed by laser Doppler imaging. Part 2: Validation of a dedicated colour code for image interpretation345
9Burn wound healing time assessed by laser Doppler imaging (LDI). Part 1: Derivation of a dedicated colour code for image interpretation338
10Evaluating the effects of game design on lotto sales: a case study from Spain336