September 19, 1910|
Glenwood Springs, Colorado
|Died||August 16, 2004
|Institutions||Educational Testing Service|
|Alma mater||University of Colorado
University of Chicago
|Doctoral advisor||Louis Leon Thurstone|
|Known for||Angoff method
Ledyard R Tucker (19 September 1910 – 16 August 2004) was an American mathematician who specialized in statistics and psychometrics. His Ph.D. advisor at the University of Chicago was Louis Leon Thurstone. Tucker is best known for his Tucker decomposition and Tucker–Koopman–Linn model. He is credited with the invention of Angoff method.
- Ledyard Tucker (September 1966). "Some mathematical notes on three-mode factor analysis". Psychometrika 31 (3): 279–311. doi:10.1007/BF02289464.