Useful Links

Publications by Year (Linked to Abstracts or Online Papers)


J. Bakerman, K. Pazdernik, A. Wilson, R. Bahran, G. Fairchild (2018). Twitter Geolocation: A Hybrid Approach. ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, 12(3),

R. Zoh, A. Wilson, S. Vander Wiel, E. Lawrence (2018). Using the Negative Log-Gamma Distribution for System Reliability Assessment. Journal of Risk and Reliability 232(3): 308-319,

A. Paterson, B. Reich, R. Smith, A. Wilson, J. Jones (2018). Bayesian Approaches to Uncertainty Quantification and Structure Refinement from X-ray Diffraction. To appear in
Materials Discovery and Design: Data Science and Optimal Learning, ed. T. Lookman, Springer.

S. Singh, A. Paterson, L. Wendelberger, C. Fancher, B. Reich, R. Smith, A. Wilson, J. Jones (2018). Algorithms in Profile Diffraction Analysis. To appear in
Big, Deep, and Smart Data in Physical and Chemical Imaging, eds. I. Foster and S. Kalinin, World Scientific.


A. Wilson, K. Fronczyk. National Security Risk Analysis. To appear in Wiley StatsRef: Statistics Reference Online, eds. M. Davidian, B. Everitt, R. Kenett, G. Molenberghs, W. Piegorsch, F. Ruggeri.

M. Gumpertz, R. Durodoye, E. Griffith, A. Wilson. Retention and Promotion of Women and Minority Faculty in Science and Engineering. PLoS ONE, published November 1, 2017,

K. Gasior, M. Hauck, A. Wilson, S. Bhattacharya. A Theoretical Model of the Wnt Signaling Pathway in the Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition (EMT). Theoretical Biology and Medical Modelling 14:19,

B. Weaver, M. Hamada, A. Wilson, J. Bakerman. Bayesian Assurance Tests for Degradation Data. Quality and Reliability Engineering International 33(8): 2699-2709.

K. Pazdernik, B. Reich, K. Page, A. Wilson. Hierarchical Bayesian Modeling of Atomic Structural Disorder. Proceedings of the International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science and Engineering, Jeju, Korea,

R. Zoh, A. Wilson, S. Vander Wiel, E. Lawrence. Using the Negative Log-Gamma Distribution for System Reliability Assessment. To appear in Journal of Risk and Reliability,

X. Zhang, A. Wilson. System Reliability and Component Importance under Dependence: A Copula Approach.Technometrics 59(2): 215-224,

A. Wilson and K. Fronczyk. Bayesian Reliability: Combining Information. Quality Engineering 29(1): 119-129,

T. Iamsasri, J. Guerrier, G. Esteves, C. Fancher, A. Wilson, R. Smith, E. Paisley, R. Johnson-Wilke, J. Ihlefeld, N. Bassiri-Gharb, J. Jones. A Bayesian Approach to Modeling Diffraction Profiles and Application to Ferroelectric Materials. Journal of Applied Crystallography  50:211-220,


W. C. Lenhardt, M. Conway, E. Scott, B. Blanton, A. Krishnamoorthy, M. Hadzikadic, M. Vouk, A. Wilson. Cross-Institutional Research Cyberinfrastructure for Data Intensive Science. Proceedings of the IEEE High-Performance Extreme Computing Conference (HPEC) 2016,

C. Fancher, Z. Han, I. Levin, K. Page, B. Reich, R. Smith, A. Wilson, J. Jones. Use of Bayesian Inference in Crystallographic Structure Refinement via Full Diffraction Profile Analysis. Scientific Reports 6:31625,

H. Graham, A. Motsinger-Reif, J. Buse, T. Havener, A. Wilson, M. Wagner, D. Rotroff, ACCORD/ACCORDion Investigators. Incorporating Concomitant Medications into Genome-Wide Analyses for the Study of Complex Disease and Drug Response. Frontiers in Genetics/Applied Genetic Epidemiology,

L. Dewald, R. Holcomb, S. Parry, A. Wilson. A Bayesian Approach to Evaluation of Operational Testing of Land Warfare Systems. Journal of the Military Operations Research Society 21(4).


R. Brost, C. Phillips, D. Robinson, D. Stracuzzi, A. Wilson, D. Woodbridge. Computing Quality Scores and Uncertainty for Approximate Pattern Matching in Geospatial Semantic Graphs. Statistical Analysis and Data Mining 8(5/6): 340-352.

J. Berry, L. Fostvedt, D. Nordman, C. Phillips, C. Seshadhri, A. Wilson, Listing Triangles in Expected Linear Time on Power Law Graphs with Exponent at least 7/3. Internet Mathematics 11(6): 555-571.

R. Dickinson, L. Freeman, A. Wilson, B. Simpson. Statistical Models for Combining Information: Stryker Reliability Case Study. Journal of Quality Technology 47(4): 400-415.


C. S. Reese, A. Wilson. Discussion of “Methods for Planning Repeated Measures Accelerated Degradation Tests.” Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry 30(6): 674-676.

E. Casleton, U. Genschel, A. Wilson. A Pilot Study for Teaching Metrology in an Introductory Statistics Course (2014). Journal of Statistics Education 22(3),

J. Berry, L. Fostvedt, D. Nordman, C. Phillips, C. Seshadhri, A. Wilson (2014). Why Do Simple Algorithms for Triangle Enumeration Work in the Real World? Proceedings of 5th Innovations in Theoretical Computer Science (ITCS) Conference 225-234.

M. Hamada, A. Wilson, B. Weaver, R. Griffiths, H. Martz (2014). Bayesian Binomial Assurance Tests for System Reliability Using Component Data. Journal of Quality Tehnology 46(1): 24-32. Paper selected for JQT invited session at 2014 INFORMS Annual Meeting.

J. Wendelberger, A. Wilson, S. Stinnet, B. Gaydos. Working in Interdisciplinary Teams. Chance 27(4): 31-33.


J. Guo, A. Wilson. Bayesian Methods for Estimating the Reliability of Complex Systems using Heterogeneous Multilevel Information. Technometrics 55(4): 461-472.

J. Guo, D. Nordman, A. Wilson. Bayesian Nonparametric Models for Community Detection. Technometrics 55(4): 390-402.


B. Weaver, M. Hamada, S. Vardeman, A. Wilson. A Bayesian Approach to the Analysis of Gauge R&R Data. Quality Engineering 24(4): 486-500.

C. M. Anderson-Cook, L. Lu, G. Clark, S. P DeHart, R. Hoerl, B. Jones, R. J. MacKay, D. C. Montgomery, P. A. Parker, J. Simpson, R. Snee, S. Steiner, J. Van Mullekom, G. G. Vining, A. G. Wilson. Statistical Engineering — Forming the Foundations. Quality Engineering 24: 110-132.

C. M. Anderson-Cook, L. Lu, G. Clark, S. P DeHart, R. Hoerl, B. Jones, R. J. MacKay, D. C. Montgomery, P. A. Parker, J. Simpson, R. Snee, S. Steiner, J. Van Mullekom, G. G. Vining, A. G. Wilson. Statistical Engineering — Roles for Statisticians and the Path Forward. Quality Engineering 24:133-152.


L. Lu, C. Anderson-Cook, A. Wilson. Choosing a Consumption Strategy for a Population of Systems Based on Reliability. Journal of Risk and Reliability (Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part O), 225(4): 407-423.

A. Wilson, C. Anderson-Cook, A. Huzurbazar. A Case Study for Quantifying System Reliability and Uncertainty. Reliability Engineering and System Safety 96(9): 1076-1084.

C. Anderson-Cook, S. Crowder, A. Huzurbazar, J. Lorio, J. Ringland, A. Wilson. Quantifying Reliability Uncertainty from Catastrophic and Margin Defects: A Proof of Concept. Reliability Engineering and System Safety 96(9): 1063-1075.

M. Hamada, A. Huzurbazar, S. Vander Wiel, A. Wilson. Assessing the Risks of Sampling Rates for Surveilling a Population. Quality Engineering 23(3): 242-252.

S. Vander Wiel, A. Wilson, T. Graves, C. S. Reese. A Random Onset Model for Degradation of High-Reliability Systems. Technometrics 53(2): 163-172.

C. S. Reese, A. Wilson, J. Guo, M. Hamada, V. Johnson. A Hierarchical Model for Estimating Reliability from Weapon System Surveillance Data. Journal of Quality Technology 43(2): 127-141.


A. Wilson, C. Anderson-Cook. Discussion of Reliability Growth Management Metrics and Statistical Methods for Discrete-Use Systems by Hall, Ellner, Mosleh. Technometrics 52(4): 397-400.


G. Wilson, A. Wilson. Collaboration at Frontiers of the Disciplines. Academic Exchange Quarterly 13(4): 94-97.

A. Wilson, A. Huzurbazar, K. Sentz. The Imprecise Dirichlet Model For Multilevel Systems Reliability. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice 3(1): 211-223.

N. Singpurwalla, A. Wilson. Probability, Chance, and the Probability of Chance. IIE (Institute for Industrial Engineers) Transactions 41(1): 12-22.


M. S. Hamada, A. G. Wilson, C. S. Reese, H. F. Martz. Bayesian Reliability. Springer, New York.

G. Parnell, L. Borio, D. Banks, G. Brown, A. Wilson. Scientists Urge DHS to Improve Bioterrorism Risk Assessment. Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science 6(4): 1-4.

C. Anderson-Cook, T. Graves, N. Hengartner, R. Klamann, A. Koehler, A. Wilson, G. Anderson, G. Lopez. Reliability Modeling Using Both System Test and Quality Assurance Data. Journal of the Military Operations Research Society 13: 5-18.


A. Wilson, A. Huzurbazar. Bayesian Networks for Multilevel System Reliability. Reliability Engineering and Systems Safety 92(10): 1413-1420.

A. Wilson, L. McNamara, G. Wilson. Information Integration for Complex Systems. Reliability Engineering and Systems Safety 92(1): 121-130.

C. Anderson-Cook, T. Graves, M. Hamada, N. Hengartner, V. Johnson, C. S. Reese, A. Wilson. Bayesian Stockpile Reliability Methodology for Complex Systems with Application to a Munitions Stockpile. Journal of the Military Operations Research Society 12(2): 25-38.

A. Wilson. Hierarchical Markov Chain Monte Carlo for Bayesian System Reliability. Encyclopedia of Statistics in Quality and Reliability, F. Ruggeri, R. Kenett, F. Faltin, eds. Wiley, Chichester, UK, 824-828.


A. Wilson, G. Wilson, D. Olwell, eds. Statistical Methods in Counterterrorism: Game Theory, Modeling, Syndromic Surveillance, and Biometric Authentication. Springer, New York.

A. Wilson, T. Graves, M. Hamada, C. S. Reese. Advances in Data Combination, Analysis, and Collection for System Reliability Assessment. Statistical Science 21(4): 514-531.


A. Wilson, N. Limnios, S. Keller-McNulty, Y. Armijo, eds. Modern Statistical and Mathematical Methods in Reliability. World Scientific, Singapore.

S. Keller-McNulty, G. Wilson, A. Wilson. The Impact of Technology on the Scientific Method, with discussion. Chance 18(4): 4-8.


M. Hamada, H. Martz, C. S. Reese, T. Graves, V. Johnson, A. Wilson. A Fully Bayesian Approach for Combining Multilevel Failure Information in Fault Tree Quantification and Corresponding Optimal Resource Allocation. Reliability Engineering and Systems Safety 86(3): 297-305.

A. Wilson, M. Hamada, M. Xu. Assessing Production Quality with Nonstandard Measurement Errors. Journal of Quality Technology 36(2): 193-206.

C. S. Reese, A. Wilson, M. Hamada, H. Martz, K. Ryan. Integrated Analysis of Computer and Physical Experiments. Technometrics 46(2): 153-164.


A. Wilson, C. S. Reese, M. Hamada, and H. Martz. Integrated Analysis of Computational and Physical Experimental Lifetime Data. In Mathematical Reliability: An Expository Perspective, R. Soyer, N. Singpurwalla, T. Mazzuchi, eds. Kluwer Press, 183-194.

S. Keller-McNulty, A. Wilson. Reliability for the 21st Century. In Mathematical and Statistical Methods in Reliability, B. Lindqvist, K. Doksum, eds., World Scientific, 15-30.


M. Hamada, H. Martz, C. S. Reese, A. Wilson. Finding Near-Optimal Bayesian Experimental Designs via Genetic Algorithms. The American Statistician 55(3): 175-181.


E. Chaney, D. Fritsch, S. Pizer, V. Johnson, A. Wilson. U.S. Patent 5,926,568. Image Object Matching using Core Analysis and Deformable Shape Loci. Licensed by Accuray (2013).


A. Wilson. Sample Size Calculations for Test and Evaluation. The ITEA Journal of Test and Evaluation 19(September/October): 46-51.


A. Wilson, V. Johnson. Models for Shape Deformation. In Bayesian Statistics 5, J. Berger, J. Bernardo, A. P. Dawid, A. F. M. Smith, eds. Oxford University Press, 801-808.


A. Knebel, S. Janson-Bjerklie, J. Malley, A. Wilson, J. Marini. Comparison of Breathing Comfort During Weaning with Two Ventilatory Modes. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 149(January): 14-18.