Obituary - Professor LEE Sik Yum
Professor Lee Sik Yum, Emeritus Professor of CUHK Statistics Department, passed away on 10th June 2018. Professor Lee was appointed as Chairman of Department of Statistics during the period of 1986 – 1993. He served as the Professor of Statistics in the remaining of his career, before retiring in 2011.
Professor Lee is a renowned Statistician. He earned his Degree at CUHK majoring in Mathematics in 1972, then Ph.D. in Biostatistics at UCLA in 1977. Professor Lee joined CUHK in 1977, and dedicated his career to the University for over 30 years. In 1993, Professor Lee received the Distinguished Service Award from International Chinese Statistical Association; named as Fellow of American Statistical Association in 2004.
中大統計學系榮休教授李錫欽教授於2018年6月10日與世長辭。李教授於1986年至1993年出任統計學系系主任，於1996年被任命為統計學教授， 至 2011年退休。