Faculty Profile

Dr. Arif Zaman

Visiting Professor

Department Of Comp. Scienc

Arif Zaman was a member of the Statistics Department at Purdue University and later at Florida State University for 12 years before he joined LUMS in 1994. He has also published papers on generalizations of Markov chains, and on using computers to solve various theoretical problems in mathematics and statistics. His publications have been in various journals including: The Annals of Probability, Mathematics of Computation, Journal of Applied Probability, and Journal of Statistical Computation.

    • Article
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). A new class of random number generators . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Toward a universal random number generator . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Monkey tests for random number generators . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). A random number generator for PC's . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Some portable very-long-period random number generators . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). The KISS generator . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Random binary matrices in biogeographical ecology-instituting a good neighbor policy . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Urn models for Markov exchangeability . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Rapid evaluation of the inverse of the normal distribution function . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Numerical solution of some classical differential-difference equations . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). A finite form of de Finetti's theorem for stationary Markov exchangeability . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Generating random numbers from a unimodal density by cutting corners . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). The distance between random points in rectangles . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Stationarity on finite strings and shift register sequences . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Random selection of subsets with specified element probabilities . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Recursive computation of Wiener-Khintchine theorem and bispectrum . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). A non-clustering property of stationary sequences . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). An approximation theorem for finite Markov exchangeability . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Instantaneous frequency estimation using aggregate spectrogram . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). C309. An algorithm for the area of the union of a collection of convex sets . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Kolmogorov's and Mourier's Strong Laws For Arrays with Independent and Identically Distributed Columns . ,
      • Zaman, A. .(1999). Gauss-Hermite Spectrogram . ,
Title Semester Code
Computational Problem Solving Fall Semester 2014-15 1401
Master's Thesis I Fall Semester 2014-15 1401
Theoretical Statistics Spring Semester 2014-15 1402
Algorithms Spring Semester 2014-15 1402
Big Data Analytics Spring Semester 2014-15 1402
Master's Thesis II Spring Semester 2014-15 1402
Computational Problem Solving Fall Semester 2015-16 1501
Master's Thesis I Fall Semester 2015-16 1501
Mathematical Cryptography Spring Semester 2015-16 1502
Master's Thesis II Spring Semester 2015-16 1502
Algorithms Spring Semester 2015-16 1502
Big Data Analytics Spring Semester 2015-16 1502
Master's Thesis II Spring Semester 2015-16 1502
Mathematical Cryptography Techniques Spring Semester 2015-16 1502
Doctoral Thesis Research Fall Semester 2016-17 1601
Computational Problem Solving Fall Semester 2016-17 1601
Doctoral Thesis Research Spring Semester 2016-17 1602
Applied Statistics Spring Semester 2016-17 1602
Applied Probability Fall Semester 2017-18 1701
Algorithms Fall Semester 2017-18 1701
Principles of Financial Accounting Fall Semester 2050-51 (Sample) 5001
  • Past Courses
    Title Semester Code
    Calculus-I Autumn Qtr 2004-05 401
    Mathematical Cryptography Winter Qtr 2004-05 402
    Advanced Probability Winter Qtr 2004-05 402
    Computability & Complexity Spring Qtr 2004-05 403
    Concrete Mathematics Autumn Qtr 2005-06 501
    Combinatorial Optimization Autumn Qtr 2005-06 501
    Introduction to Computing Autumn Qtr 2005-06 501
    Mathematical Cryptography Winter Qtr 2005-06 502
    Approximation Algorithms Winter Qtr 2005-06 502
    Theoretical Statistics Winter Qtr 2005-06 502
    Computability & Complexity Spring Qtr 2005-06 503
    Doctoral Research Thesis Spring Qtr 2005-06 503
    Introduction to Computing Autumn Qtr 2006-07 601
    Research Unit I Autumn Qtr 2006-07 601
    MS Independent Study Winter Qtr 2006-07 602
    Linear Algebra Winter Qtr 2006-07 602
    Research VI Winter Qtr 2006-07 602
    Introduction to Computing Autumn Qtr 2007-08 701
    Calculus-I Autumn Qtr 2007-08 701
    Probability Spring Qtr 2007-08 703
    Problem Solving using Computers Winter Qtr 2008-09 802
    Calculus 2 Winter Qtr 2008-09 802
    Stochastic Processes Spring Qtr 2008-2009 803
    Calculus 3 Spring Qtr 2008-2009 803
    Computational Problem Solving Spring Semester 2009-10 902
    Mathematical Cryptography Spring Semester 2010-11 1002
    Computational Problem Solving Spring Semester 2010-11 1002
    Computational Problem Solving Spring Semester 2010-11 1002
    Senior Project I Fall Semester 2011-12 1101
    Linear Algebra I Fall Semester 2011-12 1101
    Senior Project II Spring Semester 2011-12 1102
    Algorithms Spring Semester 2011-12 1102
    Calculus-I Fall Semester 2012-13 1201
    Senior Project II Spring Semester 2012-13 1202
    Algorithms Spring Semester 2012-13 1202
    Discrete Mathematics Fall Semester 2013-14 1301
    Master's Thesis I Fall Semester 2013-14 1301
    Master's Thesis II Spring Semester 2013-14 1302
    Probability with Measure Theory Spring Semester 2013-14 1302