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Dr. Nelis Potgieter

nelis potgieter
Assistant Professor Direct: 817.257.4557
B.S. University of Johannesburg, 2004 Ph.D. University of Johannesburg, 2009

About Me

I was born and raised in South Africa. I relocated across the Atlantic in 2009 for a post-doc at Texas A&M University, and the state has been home ever since. As of Fall 2019, I am a faculty member in the Department of Mathematics at TCU.

Reseach Interests

My research interest include nonparametric statistics, applications of empirical characteristic functions, measurement error and latent variable modeling, generalized skew-symmetric distributions, and circular data.

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