# Mathematician:Frank Yates

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## Contents

## Mathematician

English pioneer of $20$th century statistics.

## Nationality

British

## History

- Born: 12 May 1902 in Manchester, England
- Died: 17 June 1994 in Harpenden, England

## Theorems and Definitions

## Publications

- 1937:
*The design and analysis of factorial experiments*(Technical Communication no. 35 of the Commonwealth Bureau of Soils) (alternatively attributed to the Imperial Bureau of Soil Science). - 1938:
*Statistical tables for biological, agricultural and medical research*(with Ronald Aylmer Fisher) - 1949:
*Sampling methods for censuses and surveys* - 1963:
*Statistical tables for biological, agricultural and medical research*(6th edition) (with Ronald Aylmer Fisher)

- Computer programs
**GENFAC**,**RGSP**,**Fitquan**.

## Sources

- 2008: David Nelson:
*The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics*(4th ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**Yates, Frank**(1902-94)