McMaster University Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Research Interests: Ordered data analysis, Uni-variate and multivariate distribution theory, Reliability theory, Survival analysis, Applied probability, Stochastic orderings, Non-parametric statistics, Censoring methodology, and Statistical inference.
Professor N. Balakrishnan is a Distinguished University Professor at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He completed his PhD in 1981 from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India. He is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association, Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute and an Honorary Member of the Greek Statistical Institute.
He has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate Degree from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece