Gane Samb Lô

Born: 28 June 1958

place: Dakar, Senegal

Licence de Mathématiques University of Darkar, 1982; Mairtise de Mathématiques Appliquées, 1983 University of Darkar; Diplome d'Etudes Appronfondies (DEA) in Statistics, (Master of Sciences) 1984, University of Paris VI

Ph. D., 1986, University of Paris VI, (Laboratory of Theoretical and applied statistics)
thesis: On some estimators of the index of the Pareto law and limits theorems for extreme value sums; advisor Paul Deheuvels

thesis: Empirical Characterization of extreme and related questions; advisor Paul Deheuvels

Head of the Section of Applied Mathematics (University of Saint-Louis).


Selected Research

6. Lô, Gane Samb Asymptotic behavior of the Hill estimator and applications. Journal of Applied Probability 23 (1996), 922-936

5. Lô, Gane Samb On the asymptotic normality of sums of extreme values. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 22, (1989), 89-94

4. Lô, Gane Samb Sur la caractérisation empirique des extrêmes. (French) [Empirical characterization of extremes] C. R. Math. Rep. Acad. Sci. Canada 14 (1992), no. 2-3, 89--94.

3. Lô, Gane Samb A note on the asymptotic normality of sums of extreme values. J. Statist. Plann. Inference 22 (1989), no. 1, 127--136.

2. Lô, Gane Samb Asymptotic behavior of Hill's estimate and applications. J. Appl. Probab. 23 (1986), no.4, 922--936.

1. Lô, Gane Samb; Diop, Aliou Sur une caractérisation statistique simple des extrêmes. (French) [A simple statistical characterization of extrema] Afrika Mat. (3) 3 (1994), 81--95

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