Department of Statistical Science

The Department of Statistics, which is located in the University’s Fox School of Business and Management, has 15 full-time graduate faculty members and about forty graduate students in its Master’s and Ph.D. programs.

Sample Publications

2015

Zhang, W., Leng, C., and Tang, C.Y. “A joint modeling approach for longitudinal studies,” Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B.

2014

Guo, W., Li, H., and Sarkar, S. “Further Results on Controlling the False Discovery Proportion,” Annals of Statistics (42:3), 2014, pp. 1070-1101.

2013

Cai, T., Li, H., Liu, W., and Xie, J. “Covariate-Adjusted Precision Matrix Estimation with an Application in Genetical Genomics,” Biometrika (100:1), 2013, pp. 139-156.

Chang, J., Tang, C.Y.+, and Wu. Y. “Marginal empirical likelihood and sure independence screening,” Annals of Statistics (41), 2013, pp. 2132-2148.

Chen, S. X., Qin, J., and T a ng , C.Y.+ “Mann-Whitney test with adjustments to pre-treatment variables for missing values and observational study,” Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B. (75), 2013, pp. 81-102.

Fan, J., Liao, Y., and Mincheva, M.+ “Large Covariance Estimation by Thresholding Principal Orthogonal Complements,” Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B, (75:4), 2013, pp. 603-680.

Fan, Y., and Ta ng, C.Y.+  “Tuning parameter selection for high dimensional penalized likelihood,” Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B. (75), 2013, pp. 531-552.

Hwang, J. T., and Zhao, Z.  Empirical Bayes Confidence Intervals for Selected Parameters in High Dimensional Data,” Journal of the American Statistical Association (108:502), 2013, pp. 607-618.

Krafty, R. +, and Collinge, W. “Penalized Multivariate Whittle Likelihood for Power Spectrum Estimation,” Biometrika (100:2), 2013, pp. 447-458.

Sarkar, S., Chen, J., and Guo, W. “Multiple Testing in a Two-Stage Adaptive Design with Combination Tests Controlling FDR,” Journal of the American Statistical Association (108:504), 2013, pp. 1385-1401.

T a ng , C.Y.+, and Fan, Y. “Discussion of ‘Large covariance estimation by thresholding principal orthogonal complements’,” Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B. (75), 2013, pp. 671.