Ashok K. Singh, Ph.D.
Dr. Singh specializes in applied statistics. His areas of expertise include statistical and machine learning applications in hospitality and gaming, medical research, public health, and civil and environmental engineering including transportation systems. In consulting projects, he has developed and created pay tables for various casino games. He has also analyzed probabilities and randomness of the outcomes of games.
Over the past 43 years, Dr. Singh has developed and taught courses in math of casino games,
statistics, mathematics, advanced analytics, slot design, mathematical models for business, operations research, and machine learning. He has conducted academic research in applied statistics, machine learning, and mathematics. He has published numerous peer reviewed journal articles, books, book reviews, technical reports, and articles in trade publications. He has also delivered numerous conference papers and invited talks during his academic career.
Dr. Singh is a Professor and Department Chair of the Resort, Gaming & Golf Department within the William F. Harrah College of Hospitality at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He also teaches and conducts research at the UNLV International Gaming Institute. Prior to UNLV, he was an Associate Professor of Mathematics at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology and a Visiting Professor in the Department of Statistics at Lucknow University in India.