I am currently the Bruce Lindsay Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at Pennsylvania State University. Before that I was a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering at Princeton University, hosted by Professor Jianqing Fan . In July 2015, I received my PhD degree in Mathematics form the University of York under the supervision of Professor Wenyang Zhang . I received MSc degree in Statistics form London School of Economics and BSc degree in Physics form Beijing Normal University.
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I have been working on statistical methodological research for massive datasets inspired by economics, finance and biostatistics. My research philosophy is to develop innovative statistical thinking and serve the data dependent society with effective and efficient data analysis tools. A keynote of my research is to go beyond strong or unrealistic assumptions like linearity, Gaussianity and parametric modeling. My ongoing research interests are as follows.