The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Max H. Stein Professor of Humanities and Sciences
Sequoia Hall, 390 Serra Mall
Stanford,California 94305 USA
Mathematics and Computer Science
"For his contributions to theoretical and applied statistics, especially the bootstrap sampling technique; for his extraordinary geometric insight into nonlinear statistical problems; and for applications in medicine, physics, and astronomy."
Awarded by President George W. Bush in a White House ceremony on July 27, 2007.