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Tadakazu Okuno

Tadakazu Okuno, Japanese statistics educator. Recipient Ouchi prize Japanese Association of Statistics, Tokyo, 1968; Deming prize Japanese Union of Scientists and Engineers, Tokyo, 1969. Member Statistical Council Japanese Government, Tokyo, since 1977.

Background

  • Okuno, Tadakazu was born on April 21, 1922 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Seizo Himoto and Katu Okuno.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Tokyo, 1944, Master of Science, 1946. D.S., Kyushu University, 1962. Head Experimental Design Laboratory National Institute Agricultural Science, Tokyo, 1954-1973, director Department Physics and Stats, 1973-1975.

      Professor statistical engineering University Tokyo, 1975-1983. Professor applied statistics Science University Tokyo, 1983-1985. Vice president International Statistical Institute, The Hague, 1977-1979, dean Faculty Engineering, since 1985.

      Council member Biometri Society, 1975-1978. Secretary general XIIth International Biometric Conference, 1984.

    Career

    • Head Experimental Design Laboratory National Institute Agricultural Science, Tokyo, 1954-1973, director Department Physics and Stats, 1973-1975. Professor statistical engineering University Tokyo, 1975-1983. Professor applied statistics Science University Tokyo, 1983-1985.

      Editor: Statistical Tables & Formulas, 1972.

    Works

    • Editor: Statistical Tables & Formulas, 1972. Handbook of Applied Statistics, 1976. Author: Multivariate Analysis, 1973.

      Design of Experiment, 1974.

    Membership

    Member Statistical Council Japanese Government, Tokyo, since 1977.

    Connections

    • Married Chieko Sasaki, October 10, 1955. Children– Hiroshi, Makoto.
    • father: Seizo Himoto
    • mother: Katu Okuno
    • spouse: Chieko Sasaki
    • children: Hiroshi Okuno
    • Makoto Okuno
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    Born April 21, 1922
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