After receiving his PhD from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in applied mathematics, Walter Liggett was employed by Raytheon, the New York City-Rand Institute, and the Tennessee Valley Authority before coming to the Statistical Engineering Division in 1979. From 2003 through his retirement in 2012 , the focus of his work has been biological measurements: mass spectral measurements of proteins, microarray measurements of gene expression, and CT scans of lung tumors. He is a member of the board of editors of the Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
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Statistical Engineering Division