Research Interests
Variable selection for high-dimensional data
Feature screening for ultrahigh-dimensinal data
Longitudinal and intensive longitudinal data analysis
Nonparametric regression modeling and local polynomial regression
Semiparametric regression modeling
Statistical genetics and bioinformatics
Statistical applications to engineering, meteorological research, neural science research and social and behavioral science research Honors and Awards NSF Career Award, 2004 Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics Fellow, American Statistical Association Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science The United Nations' World Meteorological Organization Gerbier-Mumm International Award for 2012 Editor of The Annals of Statistics (2013 - 2015) Highly Cited Researcher in Mathematics (2014 - ) ICSA Distinguished Achievement Award, 2017