Ken Sharpe


My areas of expertise include:

  • Experimental design
  • Analysis of categorical data (logistic regression, log-linear models)
  • General linear models
  • Quality control

Examples of consultng work

  • Testing for the use of,  prohibited, performance-enhancing, drugs in sport.
  • Calibration of scales used to  assess competency in English among overseas students wishing to study in  Australia.
  • Estimating the numbers of visitors  to national parks.
  • Evaluation of factors that  might influence the outcome of shoulder surgery.
  • Modelling the fatigue strength  of cemented materials used in road construction.


Areas of interest:

  • Analysis of categorical data
  • Discriminant analysis
  • Analysis of longitudinal data

Ken's publications