Education: Ph.D. (2013) University of British Columbia
Simons Fellowship in Mathematics, Simons Foundation (2020-2021)
Associate, Center for Advanced Study, UIUC (2020-2021)
ICSA Outstanding Young Researcher Award (2019)
NSF CAREER Award (2018)
Arnold O. Beckman Award, University of Illinois (2018)
University of Illinois List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students (2015, 2016, 2018, 2021)
Associate Editor, Statistica Sinica (2020 September – Present)
Associate Editor, Canadian Journal of Statistics (2019 January – Present)
low resolution: mathematics of data science, artificial intelligence.
high resolution: high-dimensional probability and statistics, machine learning, optimal transport.
Current Ph.D. students:
Past Ph.D. students:
Yifeng (Kevin) He: Associate Director, Blueprint Medicines
Mengjia Yu: Senior Statistician, AbbVie