Dr. Ramalingam Shanmugam received his Ph. D. degree in statistics from the School of Business Administration, Temple University in 1979. Since then, Dr. Shanmugam has worked in University of South Alabama, University of Colorado, Indian Statistical Institute, Mississippi State University and Texas State University. He was chosen to be a favourite professor by the students in Texas State University. He has published more than 140 research articles in leading refereed international journals. Dr. Ram Shanmugam founded/directed statistics programs/Consulting Center in Colorado, Mississippi State, Texas State Universities, helped researchers in Argonne National Laboratory, TransLabs, and Laser Team. Ram innovatively taught bioinformatics, clinical trials. Ram’s exemplary research including Shanmugam’s numbers advanced the statistics frontiers. Ram served NSF, NIH, NASA, wrote an excellent book: “Statistics for Scientists and Engineers”, serves as editor-in-chief and editorial member for journals. In addition, Dr. Shanmugam made several breakthrough research to create excellent diagnostic methodologies for borderline patients between healthy and diseased status, pioneering modelling medical intervention during data collection, creating super-efficient algorithms to compute non-central distributions, theorizing with Shanmugam’s numbers, innovatively teaching and writing statistics textbook, providing exemplary service to ASA chapters and liaisons, outstanding editorial contributions.
Dr. Shanmugam’s research interest includes data collection, analysis and interpretation, econometrics, operations research, data envelopment analysis, stochastic frontier analysis, simulation methods, and optimal decision-making.
- Editorial: J Obes Ther
Rafat A Siddiqui
- Editorial: J Obes Ther
- Research Article: J Obes Ther2017,1:2
Castro-Barquero S, Ruiz-León AM, Sadurní M, Estruch R, Casas R
The Effect of Vitamin D Supplementation on the Treatment of Overweight and Obesity: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled TrialsReview Article: J Obes Ther2017,1:2
Stavri Chrysostomou and Evgenia Saranti
Without a Doubt, I would do it Again: A Study of Physical Quality of Life in Bariatric Surgery AdultsResearch Article: J Obes Ther
Cindy L Marihart, Angela A Geraci, Samuel A Marihart and Ardith R Brunt
The Long Term Efficacy of an Intensive Lifestyle Intervention versus Bariatric Surgery to Treat Morbid Obesity in WomenResearch Article: J Obes Ther
Labros SS, Papalazarou A, Yannakoulia M, Gavrieli A, Kavouras SS, Vasiliki K, George D and Alexandros P
Professional Stigma on Weight in the Pediatric Care in Italy and Andalusia: Recognize it to Successfully Treat ObesityResearch Article: J Obes Ther
Rita Tanas, Gil Begoña, Francesco Baggiani, Guido Caggese, Giuliana Valerio, Maria Marsella and Giovanni Corsello