Paul L. Anderson

Professor and chair of Mathematics and Computer Science Department, Albion College
B.S., 1976, M.S., 1979, Ph.D., 1989, Colorado School of Mines. Appointed 1990.

Research Areas: Probability and statistics; time-series analysis

Office: 250 Putnam Hall
Phone: 517/629-0304
E-mail: [email protected]


  1. Anderson Paul L., Sabzikar Farzad, Meerschaert Mark M., Parsimonious time series modeling for high frequency climate data, Journal of Time Series Analysis, Version of Record online: 2 February 2021.
  2. Anderson, P., Meerschaert, M., Zhang, K. (2013) Forecasting with prediction intervals for periodic autoregressive moving average models, Journal of Time Series Analysis, 34, 187-193.
  3. Tesfaye, Y.G., Anderson, P.L., Meerschaert, M.M. (2011) Asymptotic Results for Fourier-Parma Time Series, Journal of Time Series Analysis32, 157-174.
  4. Anderson, P., Kavalieris, L., Meerschaert, M. (2008) Innovations algorithm asymptotics for periodically stationary time series with heavy tails, Journal of Multivariate Analysis99, 94-116.
  5. Anderson, P., Tesfaye, Y.G., Meerschaert, M. (2007) Fourier-PARMA Models and Their Application to Modeling of River Flows, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 5, 462-472.
  6. Tesfaye, Y.G., Meerschaert, M.M., Anderson, P.L. (2006) Identification of PARMA Models and Their Application to the Modeling of River Flows, Water Resources Research, Vol. 42, No. 1, 11 pages.
  7. Anderson, P., Meerschaert, M., (2005) Parameter Estimation for Periodically Stationary Time Series, Journal of Time Series Analysis, Vol. 26, No. 4, 489-518.
  8. Anderson, P., Meerschaert, M., and Vecchia, A. (1999) Innovations Algorithm for Periodically Stationary Time Series. Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Vol. 83, No. 1, 149-169.
  9. Anderson, P. and Meerschaert, M. (1998) Modeling River Flows with Heavy Tails. Water Resources Research34 2271-2280.
  10. Anderson, P. and Meerschaert, M. (1997) Periodic Moving Averages of Random Variables with Regularly Varying Tails, The Annals of Statistics25 771-785.
  11. Anderson, P.L. and Vecchia, A.V. (1993) Asymptotic results for periodic autoregressive moving-average processes, Journal of Time Series Analysis14, 1-18.
  12. Anderson, P.L., Dissertation: Asymptotic Results and Identification for Cyclostationary Time Series, Colorado School of Mines, December 1989.