Faculty Research

CHAN, Ngai Hang, Choh-Ming Li Professor of Statistics. B.Sc., The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park. His research interests include: Time Series, Finance and Econometrics, Risk Management and Statistical Finance, Oceanography, Inference for Stochastic Processes.


CHAN, Ping Shing, Associate Professor. B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D., McMaster University. His research interests include: Order Statistics, Analysis of Censored Data, Robustness.


CHEUNG, Siu Hung, Professor. B.A. in Sociology, Concordia; M.A. in Sociology, Georgia; M.S. in Statistics, Georgia; Ph.D. in Statistics, Temple. His research interests include: Multiple Comparisons, Simultaneous Prediction and Forecasting, Adaptive Design.


FAN, Xiaodan, Associate Professor. B.E. in Automation, Tsinghua University; M.S. in Pattern Recognition & Intelligent Systems, Tsinghua University; M.A. & Ph.D. in Statistics, Harvard University. He is interested in statistical modeling and computing (including Bayesian inference, Monte Carlo method, Markov chain, hierarchical model, model selection), computational biology / bioinformatics (including comparative genomics, motif discovery, gene regulatory network, genetics, cell cycle, microarray data analysis, meta-analysis), and pattern recognition & classification methods.

 

FANG, Xiao, Assistant Professor. B.Sc. Peking University; Ph.D., National University of Singapore. His research interests include: Stein's Method for Probability Approximations, Change-Point Analysis, Asymptotic Theory in Probability and Statistics. 

 

GU, Ming-gao, Professor. B.Sc., Fudan University; M.A., M.Phil. and Ph.D., Columbia University. His research interests include: Biostatistics, Resampling Methods, Statistical Computing.


LEUNG, Pui Lam, Associate Professor. B.Sc., The Chinese University of Hong Kong; M.A. and Ph.D., Michigan University. His research interests include: Multivariate Analysis, Decision-Theoretic Estimation, Data Mining.


LIN, Yuanyuan, Assistant Professor. B.Sc., Sun Yat-sen University; Ph.D., Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Her research interests include: Semiparametric Analysis, Survival Data Analysis.


POON, Wai Yin, Professor. B.Sc. (Major in Mathematics; Minor in Economics and Statistics); M.Phil. (Major in Statistics), The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Ph,D. (Major in Biostatistics; Minor in Psychology), UCLA; MBA with distinction, University of Hull. Her research interests include: Structural Equation Models, Marketing Research, Ranking Data, Influence Analysis, Categorical Data.


SHAO, Qi Man, Department Chairman, Choh-Ming Li Professor of Statistics. B.S. & M.S., Hangzhou University; Ph.D., University of Science and Technology of China. His research interests include: Limit theory in probability and large sample theory in statistics, Self-normalized large and moderate deviation theory, High-dimensional and large-scale statistical analysis, Stein's method for normal and non-normal approximation, Gaussian random fields, Random polynomials and matrices, Probability estimates of rare events, Monte Carlo studies, Change point analysis, M-estimation.


SIT, Tony, Assistant Professor. B.Sc. and M.Phil. in Risk Management Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; M.A. and Ph.D. in Statistics, Columbia University. His research interests lie primarily in the areas of statistical finance, econometrics and survival analysis. 


SONG, Xin Yuan, Professor. B.Sc., Xiangtan University; M.Sc., Sun Yat-sen University; Ph.D., The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her research interests include: Latent variable models, Bayesian method, Statistical computing, Nonparametric and semiparametric methods, Survival analysis, Statistical diagnostics.


WEI, Yingying, Assistant Professor. B.Sc. in Mathematics, Tsinghua University; M.S.E. in Computer Science, The Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D. in Biostatistics, The Johns Hopkins University. Her research interests include: statistical genomics, big data, data integration, Bayesian statistics.


WONG, Hoi Ying, Professor. B.Sc., Hong Kong Baptist University; M.Phil. and Ph.D., Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. His research interests include: Derivatives Pricing, Interest Rate Modelling, Financial Risk Analysis.


WU, Ka Ho, Associate Professor. B.Sc., The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Ph.D., University of Alberta. His research interests include: Robustness, Multiple Comparisons, Benchmarking, Time Series.


YAM, Phillip, Associate Professor. B.Sc. and M.Phil., The University of Hong Kong; MASt, Cambridge University; D.Phil., Oxford University. His research interests include: Actuarial and Financial Mathematics, Probability Theory and Stochastic Analysis, Rough Path Theory Nonlinear Control Theory, Asymptotic Theory in Statistics.


YAU, Chun Yip, Associate Professor. B.Sc. The University of Hong Kong; M.Phil. 2006, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Ph.D., Columbia University. His research interests include: Time Series, Change-Point Analysis, Composite Likelihood Inference, Spatial Statistics, Environmental Statistics.