George Waddel Snedecor
George Snedecor is widely known for his text Statistical Methods, first published in 1937, now in its eighth edition. He was the founder of the Iowa State University Statistical Laboratory in 1933, the first unit of its kind in the United States.
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- Snedecor, G.W. (1937). Statistical Methods Applied to Experiments in Agriculture and Biology. Collegiate Press, Ames, Iowa.Google Scholar
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