Tony Greenfield

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1931 –


Who is Tony Greenfield?

Professor Tony Greenfield, is a British statistical consultant and academic. He was formerly Head of Process Computing and Statistics at the British Iron and Steel Research Association, Sheffield, and Professor of Medical Computing and Statistics at Queen's University, Belfast.

He is now a visiting professor to the Industrial Statistics Research Unit of the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and to the Universitat Polit├Ęcnica de Catalunya. He also assists many other universities around the world. He presents workshops, and teaches and examines post-graduate students.

Professor Greenfield recently co-authored Design and Analyse your Experiments with Minitab with Andrew Metcalfe, and is currently working on Engineering Statistics with Matlab. His inaugural lecture at Queen's University is still sold as a booklet. His first book, Research Methods for Postgraduates is highly regarded on both sides of the Atlantic. He has also had a strong hand in The Pocket Statistician, Statistical Practice in Business and Industry and an Encyclopaedia of Statistics in Quality and Reliability. One of his contributions to his local community of Great Hucklow is the editing of a history of lead mining in the area: Lead in the Veins.

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Apr 26, 1931
Chapeltown, South Yorkshire
  • United Kingdom
  • Bedford School

on July 23, 2013


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