C.R. Rao

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: TH  Context: Renowned statistician Calyampudi Radhakrishnan Rao, known as C.R. Rao, has passed away at the age of 102. He was among the world’s most eminent statisticians and spent a significant part of his career in India. Rao was instrumental in pioneering fundamental statistical concepts like the Cramer–Rao inequality …

C R Rao

Facts for Prelims (FFP) Source: TH  Context: The Indian-American statistician Calyampudi Radhakrishna Rao has been awarded the 2023 International Prize in Statistics, which is statistics’ equivalent of the Nobel Prize. About C R Rao: R. Rao is an Indian-American mathematician and statistician. He is currently a professor emeritus at Pennsylvania State University and Research Professor at the …