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Meeting the Challenges of High Dimension: Statistical Methodology, Theory and Applications
(13 August - 26 October 2012)

Organizing Committee · Visitors and Participants · Overview · Activities · Venue · Enquiries

 

Visitors and Participants

NAME & AFFILIATION

PERIOD OF VISIT

TENTATIVE TITLE OF TALK

OVERSEAS VISITORS

   

Howard D. Bondell
North Carolina State University, USA
bondell(AT)stat.ncsu.edu

29 Sep - 6 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Consistent high-dimensional Bayesian variable selection via penalized credible regions

(PDF)

Peter Buehlmann
ETH Zürich, Switzerland
buhlmann(AT)stat.math.ethz.ch

12 - 19 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

High-dimensional causal inference: potential and limitations

Tony Cai
University of Pennsylvania, USA
tcai(AT)wharton.upenn.edu

12 - 18 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Coherence of random matrices: limiting laws, phase transition, and statistical applications


Inference on high-dimensional covariance matrices and its applications

Song Xi Chen
Iowa State University, USA
songchen(AT)iastate.edu

12 - 22 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Alternative tests to higher critism test under sparsity and dependence

Ziqi Chen
Central South University of China, China
chemzq453(AT)gmail.com

4 - 10 Oct 2012

Ming-Yen Cheng
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
cheng(AT)math.ntu.edu.tw

30 Sep - 12 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Local linear regression on manifolds and its geometric interpretation

(PDF)

Jeng-Min Chiou
Academia Sinica, Taiwan
jmchiou(AT)stat.sinica.edu.tw

1 - 5 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Functional mixture prediction with application to traffic flow analysis

Dennis Cook
University of Minnesota, USA
dennis(AT)stat.umn.edu

27 Sep - 12 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Dimension reduction and prediction in abundant high-dimensional regressions

(PDF)

Aurore Delaigle
University of Melbourne, Australia
A.Delaigle(AT)ms.unimelb.edu.au

14 Sep - 8 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Classification using censored functional data

Jianqing Fan
Princeton University, USA
jqfan(AT)princeton.edu

13 - 24 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Random matrices and false discovery rates

Yingying Fan
University of Southern California, USA
fanyingy(AT)marshall.usc.edu

12 - 18 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Variable selection in linear mixed effects models

Zhaozhi Fan
Memorial University, Canada
zhaozhi(AT)mun.ca

25 - 27 Sep 2012

Frédéric Ferraty
Université de Toulouse, France
frederic.ferraty(AT)math.univ-toulouse.fr

12 - 18 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

High dimensional nonparametric regression

Jianhua Guo
Northeast Normal University, China
jhguo(AT)nenu.edu.cn

1 - 10 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Structural dimension reduction of high dimensional data

Peter Hall
Saw Swee Hock Professor of Statistics in DSAP, NUS and University of Melbourne, Australia
halpstat(AT)ms.unimelb.edu.au

11 Aug - 11 Oct 2012

Tutorial:

Some methodology and theory for functional data analysis

(PDF 1)

Xuming He
University of Michigan, USA
xmhe(AT)umich.edu

1 - 9 Oct 2012

Jiashun Jin
Carnegie Mellon University, USA
jiashun(AT)stat.cmu.edu

11 - 19 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Spectral clustering with higher criticism thresholding

Iain Johnstone
Stanford University, USA
imj(AT)stanford.edu

14 - 21 Jul 2012


5 - 30 Aug 2012


Workshop 1:

Roy's Largest root test under rank one alternatives

Alois Kneip
University of Bonn, Germany
akneip(AT)uni-bonn.de

14 Sep - 13 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Variable selection in high dimensional regression when variables are heavily correlated

Clifford Lam
London School of Economics, UK
C.Lam2(AT)lse.ac.uk

30 Sep - 3 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Factor modeling for high dimensional time series

(PDF)

Ann Lee
Carnegie Mellon University, USA
annlee(AT)stat.cmu.edu

29 Sep - 9 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Improved statistical inference via spectral connectivity analysis and adaptive bases

(PDF)

Bing Li
Pennsylvania State University, USA
bing(AT)stat.psu.edu

6 - 13 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

A general theory of nonlinear sufficient dimension reduction: formulation and estimation

Lexin Li
North Carolina State University, USA
li(AT)stat.ncsu.edu

1 - 7 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Tensor regression with applications in neuroimaging data analysis

Runze Li
Pennsylvania State University, USA
rli(AT)stat.psu.edu

14 - 22 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Penalized quantile regression for in ultra-high dimensional data

Yufeng Liu
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
yfliu(AT)email.unc.edu

28 Sep - 6 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Statistical significance of clustering for high dimensional data

Edisanter Lo
Susquehanna University, USA
loe(AT)susqu.edu

13 - 22 Aug 2012

Jinchi Lv
University of Southern California, USA
jinchilv(AT)marshall.usc.edu

12 - 18 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Asymptotic equivalence of regularization methods in thresholded parameter space

Zongming Ma
University of Pennsylvania, USA
zongming(AT)wharton.upenn.edu

10 - 27 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Adaptive confidence bands

Geoff McLachlan
University of Queensland, Australia
g.mclachlan(AT)uq.edu.au

30 Sep - 19 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

On clustering high-dimensional data via finite mixture models


Tutorial:

On modelling high-dimensional data via finite mixture distributions

Boaz Nadler
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
boaz.nadler(AT)gmail.com

14 - 23 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Vectorial phase retrieval / mathematical, statistical and computational challenges

Debashis Paul
University of California at Davis, USA
debashis(AT)wald.ucdavis.edu

12 - 20 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Marčenko-Pastur law for linear time series with symmetric coefficients

John Rice
University of California at Berkeley, USA
jariceiii(AT)gmail.com

30 Sep - 12 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Statistical problems in astronomical synoptic surveys

Philippe Rigollet
Princeton University, USA
rigollet(AT)princeton.edu

11 - 17 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Optimal detection of high-dimensional sparse principal components

Qiman Shao
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
qmshao(AT)sta.cuhk.edu.hk

12 - 16 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

On control of false discovery rate under dependence

Terry Speed
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia and University of California at Berkeley, USA
terry(AT)wehi.edu.au

14 - 19 Oct 2012

Seminar:

Removing unwanted variation from gene expression data


Public Lecture:

Epigenetics: a new frontier

Yunfan Tang
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
yunfant(AT)gmail.com

8 - 9 Oct 2012

Yee Whye Teh
University College London, UK
yeewhye(AT)gmail.com

1 - 7 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Hierarchical Bayesian models of sequential data

(PDF)

Aad van der Vaart
Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
aad(AT)few.vu.nl

12 - 24 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Sparse Bayesian inference

Sara van de Geer
ETH Zürich, Switzerland
geer(AT)stat.math.ethz.ch

12 - 19 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Penalized maximum likelihood estimation of a sparse DAG

Martin Wainwright
University of California at Berkeley, USA
wainwrig(AT)stat.berkeley.edu

11 - 17 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Graphical models and missing data: non-convex methods with theoretical guarantees

Roy Welsch
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
rwelsch(AT)mit.edu

7 - 14 Oct 2012

Ernst Wit
University of Groningen, The Netherlands
e.c.wit(AT)rug.nl

3 - 12 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Sparse graphs (from noisy data, obviously)

(PDF)

Aihua Xia
Melbourne University, Australia
xia(AT)ms.unimelb.edu.au

25 Sep 2012

Jinghao Xue
University College London, UK
jinghao.xue(AT)ucl.ac.uk

12 Aug - 10 Oct 2012

Workshop 1:

Hybrid generative-discriminative modelling for statistical classification

Jean Yang
University of Sydney, Australia
jeany(AT)maths.usyd.edu.au

4 - 12 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

Integration of high-throughput biological data

(PDF)

Ming Yuan
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
myuan(AT)isye.gatech.edu

13 - 18 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Low rank functional estimation

Harrison Huibin Zhou
Yale University, USA
huibin.zhou(AT)yale.edu

11 - 18 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Estimation of large sparse precision matrices

Jianhui Zhou
University of Virginia, USA
jz9p(AT)virginia.edu

12 - 20 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Variable selection for censored quantile regression

Liping Zhu
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China
zhulp1(AT)hotmail.com

2 - 6 Oct 2012

Workshop 2:

A semiparametric approach to dimension reduction

(PDF)

Lixing Zhu
Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
lzhu(AT)hkbu.edu.hk

26 - 29 Aug 2012

Seminar:

Ultrahigh dimensional time course feature selection

Hui Zou
University of Minnesota, USA
hzou(AT)stat.umn.edu

12 - 19 Aug 2012

Workshop 1:

Sparse precision matrix estimation via L1 penalized D-trace loss

LOCAL VISITORS

   

Sanjay Chaudhuri
National University of Singapore
stasc(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Xin Chen
National University of Singapore
stacx(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Ying Chen
National University of Singapore
stacheny(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Zehua Chen
National University of Singapore
stachenz(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Ajay Jasra
National University of Singapore
staja(AT)nus.edu.sg

16 Aug 2012

Wei-Liem Loh
National University of Singapore
stalohwl(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Zhen Pang
Nanyang Technological University
zpang(AT)ntu.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Yingcun Xia
National University of Singapore
staxyc(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Von Bing Yap
National University of Singapore
stayapvb(AT)nus.edu.sg

16 Oct 2012

Jin-Ting Zhang
National University of Singapore
stazjt(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

GRADUATE STUDENTS

   

Muzaffer Ege Alper
National University of Singapore
m_e_alper(AT)yahoo.com.tr

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Xue Bai
National University of Singapore
a0105259(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 - 5 Oct 2012

Britta Anker Bak
University of Aarhus, Denmark
brittabak(AT)gmail.com

12 - 19 Aug 2012

Binbin Chen
Nanyang Technological University
chen0635(AT)e.ntu.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Ying Ciu
National University of Singapore
Cuiying(AT)nus.edu.sg

21 Aug 2012

Sourav Das
National University of Singapore
sourav2.das(AT)googlemail.com

13 Aug - 24 Oct 2012

Yihua Dong
National University of Singapore
fongy226(AT)gmail.com

14 - 16 Aug 2012

Shao Fang
National University of Singapore
g0900759(AT)nus.edu.sg

16 Oct 2012

Ngoc Hieu
National University of Singapore
ngoc.hieu.tran(AT)nus.edu.sg

10 Oct 2012

Lei Huang
National University of Singapore
a0068184(AT)nus.edu.sg

8 - 16 Oct 2012

Hui Jiang
National University of Singapore
a0082740(AT)nus.edu.sg

8 - 18 Oct 2012

Yiwei Jiang
National University of Singapore
a0082739(AT)nus.edu.sg

9 - 16 Oct 2012

Eka Kurniawan
Nanyang Technological University
eka.a.kurniawan(AT)gmail.com

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Bo Li
National University of Singapore
a0030821(AT)nus.edu.sg

25 - 27 Sep 2012

Hua Li
National University of Singapore
g0800806(AT)nus.edu.sg

21 Aug - 18 Oct 2012

Xiang Li
National University of Singapore
a0068196(AT)nus.edu.sg

18 Oct 2012

Cheng Liu
National University of Singapore
g0900751(AT)nus.edu.sg

17 Aug - 16 Oct 2012

Shan Luo
National University of Singapore
sluo2012(AT)gmail.com

21 Aug - 18 Oct 2012

Viet Cuong Nguyen
National University of Singapore
a0032681(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Meng Hwee Ong
National University of Singapore
g0900757(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 - 14 Aug 2012

Victor Ong
National University of Singapore
g0900757(AT)nus.edu.sg

10 Oct 2012

Daniel Paulin
National University of Singapore
paulindan(AT)gmail.com

25 - 27 Sep 2012

Xinyan Ruan
National University of Singapore
ruanxinyan(AT)yahoo.com

25 Sep 2012

Chaoran Song
National University of Singapore
chaoran.song(AT)gmail.com

21 Aug 2012

Dechao Tian
National University of Singapore
a0068140(AT)nus.edu.sg

16 - 18 Oct 2012

Rouwei Wang
National University of Singapore
a0104428(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 - 5 Oct 2012

Tianhao Wang
National University of Singapore
g0900762(AT)nus.edu.sg

16 Oct 2012

Xinxi Wang
National University of Singapore
wangxinxi(AT)comp.nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Bin Wu
National University of Singapore
wubin(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug 2012

Ningning Xia
National University of Singapore
xiann664(AT)gmail.com

21 Aug 2012

Shengning Xiao
National University of Singapore
shengning(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 12 Oct 2012

Qing Yang
Nanyang Technological University
QYANG1(AT)e.ntu.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Yanrong Yang
Nanyang Technological University
yang0263(AT)e.ntu.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Teng Yin
National University of Singapore
a0068164(AT)nus.edu.sg

18 Oct 2012

Xiaobin You
National University of Singapore
xbyou52(AT)gmail.com

14 Aug 2012

Zayed Zakir Shawon
National University of Singapore
shawon(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 - 10 Oct 2012

Xingyuan Zeng
Central South University, China
xyzeng2008(AT)gmail.com

13 - 15 Aug 2012

Xiaowei Zhang
National University of Singapore
g0800887(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Yufei Zhao
National University of Singapore
a0086274(AT)nus.edu.sg

21 Aug 2012

Jingshan Zhong
Nanyang Technological University
zhongjingshan(AT)hotmail.com

13 Aug 2012

Bu Zhou
National University of Singapore
zhoubu1988(AT)yahoo.com.cn

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

REGISTERED LOCAL PARTICIPANTS

   

Kian Ming Adam Chai
DSO National Laboratories
ckianmin(AT)dso.org.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Ding Chao
National University of Singapore
dingchao(AT)nus.edu.sg

14 - 15 Aug 2012

Hui Han Chin
DSO National Laboratories
hhchin87(AT)gmail.com

13 - 17 Aug 2012

Yee Ling Foo
DSO National Laboratories
jadeite9(AT)gmail.com

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Chieu Hai Leong
DSO National Laboratories
chaileon(AT)dso.org.sg

25 Sep - 26 Oct 2012

Binyan Jiang
National University of Singapore
stajb(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Samuel Jolivet
National University of Singapore
sdwjsmp(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Anthony Kuk
National University of Singapore
statkuka(AT)nus.edu.sg

25 Sep 2012

Ah Wah Lam
Agency for Science, Technology and Research
lam_ah_wang(AT)bii.a-star.edu.sg

1 - 8 Oct 2012

Tze Siong Lau
DSO National Laboratories
gnoiseztual(AT)gmail.com

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Chenlei Leng
National University of Singapore
stalc(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 - 17 Aug 2012

Heng Lian
Nanyang Technological University
henglian(AT)ntu.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Sze Kim Pang
DSO National Laboratories
pang_sze_kim(AT)yahoo.com.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Han Meng Peh
DSO National Laboratories
hanmeng.peh(AT)dso.org.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Wei Shan Charlotte Poh
DSO National Laboratories
pweishan(AT)dso.org.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Zuowei Shen
National University of Singapore
matzuows(AT)nus.edu.sg

4 Oct 2012

Defeng Sun
National University of Singapore
matsundf(AT)nus.edu.sg

13 - 17 Aug 2012

Wai Shing Tang
National University of Singapore
mattws(AT)nus.edu.sg

25 Sep 2012

Frederick Teo
DSO National Laboratories
tchengta(AT)dso.org.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Jialei Wang
Nanyang Technological University
JL.WANG(AT)ntu.edu.sg

13 Aug - 26 Oct 2012

Zhengxiao Wu
National University of Singapore
stawz(AT)nus.edu.sg

25 - 27 Sep 2012

Huan Xu
National University of Singapore
mpexuh(AT)nus.edu.sg

8 Oct 2012

Jian Chao Yao
DSO National Laboratories
yjiancha(AT)dso.org.sg

15 Aug 2012

Ying Zhu
National Institute of Education
ying.zhu(AT)nie.edu.sg

4 Oct 2012

 

 

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