People

Faculty Members

 

The department has around 30 energetic members who graduated from leading Statistics departments in the world. Their research interests include clinical trial methodology, computational biology, computer experiments, data mining, finance modeling, functional data analysis and functional modeling, statistical genetics, limit theory, market research, Monte Carlo method, probability approximation, random matrices, stochastic processes, survey designs and survival analysis

Prof Chan Hock Peng
Head

E-mail: stahead@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Change-Point Detection, Sequential Testing

A/Prof Lim Tiong Wee
Deputy Head

E-mail: tiong_wee_lim@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Application of Math/Probability to Finance, Stochastic Control

A/Prof Li Jialiang
Deputy Head

E-mail: jialiang@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Semiparametric Models, Diagnostic Medicine, Statistical Methods or Epidemiology

A/Prof Adrian Roellin
Deputy Head

E-mail: adrian.roellin@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Stein’s Method and Applications, Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Diseases

Bibhas Chakraborty
Associate Professor (Honorary Appointment)

E-mail: bibhas.chakraborty@duke-nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Dynamic Treatment Regimes, Design of Adaptive Clinical Trials, Mobile Health Causal Inference, Statistical Learning and Biomedical Data Science

Chan Yiu Man
Senior Lecturer

E-mail: chan.yiu.man@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Forecasting, Business Statistics, Industrial Statistics

Sanjay Chaudhuri
Associate Professor

E-mail: stasc@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Graphical Markov Models, Multivariate Statistics, Decision Theory, Applications of Statistics

Chen Hsiao Yun, Louis
Emeritus Professor

E-mail: matchyl@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Probability, Stein’s Method, Computational Biology

Chen Ying
Associate Professor (Honorary Appointment)

E-mail: matcheny@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Quantitative Finance, Risk Management, Local Parametric Estimation, Independent Component Analysis, Heavy-tailed Distribution

Chen Zehua
Professor

E-mail: stachenz@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:General Statistical Methodology, Statistical Genetics, Microarray Analysis

Chew Soon Huat, David
Senior Lecturer

E-mail: david.chew@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Computational Biology

Choi Kwok Pui
Professor

E-mail: choikp@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Computational Biology, Poisson Approximation

Chua Tin Chiu
Associate Professor

E-mail: stactc@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Survey Sampling, Industrial Statistics, Business Statistics, Quantitative Reasoning

Maria De Iorio
Professor (Honorary Appointment)

E-mail: maria@yale-nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Bayesian statistics, Bayesian nonparametrics, Biostatistics and Computational methods

Alex R Cook
Associate Professor (Honorary Appointment)

E-mail: stacar@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Bayesian inference, Statistical modelling of infectious diseases and ecological processes, Design of experiments

Gan Fah Fatt
Associate Professor

E-mail: staganff@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Statistical Process Control

Subhroshekhar Ghosh
Assistant Professor (Honorary Appointment)

E-mail: matghos@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Stochastics, including problems from mathematical statistics and the math of data

Carol Anne Hargreaves
Associate Professor (Practice Track - Joint Appointment)

E-mail: carol.hargreaves@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Healthcare Analytics; Patient Risk Modelling; Application of Statistics to Financial Markets; Machine Learning; Artificial Intelligence

HUANG Dongming
Assistant Professor

Research Interests:High-dimensional Statistics, Statistical Learning, Bayesian Statistics

Anthony Kuk Yung Cheung
Professor

E-mail: Anthony_Kuk@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Analysis of Clustered and Longitudinal Data, Monte Carlo methods of inference, Survival Analysis, Survey Sampling, Missing Data Problems

Li Cheng
Assistant Professor

E-mail: li.cheng@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Scalable Bayesian methods, Bayesian nonparametrics, Quasi-Bayesian inference, High dimensional modeling

Lim Chinghway
Assistant Professor

E-mail: lim.chinghway@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:High Dimensional Statistics, Penalized Regression, Resampling, Music Information Retrieval

Lin Zhenhua
Assistant Professor

E-mail: linz@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Functional, Non-Euclidean, High-Dimensional Data Analysis

Loh Wei Liem
Professor

E-mail: weiliem.loh@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Statistics, Applied Probability

David John Nott
Associate Professor

E-mail: standj@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Bayesian Model Selection, Bayesian Nonparametrics, Hierarchical Models, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, Spatio-temporal Modelling

Pham Thi Kim Cuc
Lecturer

E-mail: pham.kimcuc@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Empirical likelihood, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, Approximate Bayesian Computation, Statistical Pedagogy

Saw Swee Hock
President's Honorary Professor of Statistics

E-mail: shsaw@iseas.edu.sg

Research Interests:Statistical Demography, Statistical Finance, Survey Methods, Sampling

Sun Baoluo
Assistant Professor

E-mail: stasb@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Causal Inference, Missing Data, Statistical Learning

Tan Siew Li, Linda
Assistant Professor

E-mail: lindatan@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Bayesian statistics, variational approximation and stochastic optimization methods, statistical network modelling

Teo Yik Ying
Professor (Joint Appointment)

E-mail: yyteo@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Statistical Genetics, Genomewide Association Studies

Alexandre Hoang Thiery
Assistant Professor

E-mail: a.h.thiery@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Monte Carlo methods, Computational Statistics, Inverse problems, Data Assimilation, Machine Learning

Toh Kim Chuan
Provost's Chair Professor (Honorary Appointment)

E-mail: mattohkc@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Scientific Computing, Numerical Optimization

Vikneswaran S/O Gopal
Senior Lecturer

E-mail: vik.gopal@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Simulation Techniques, Sequential Predictions, Spatio-temporal Modeling

Wang Wanjie
Assistant Professor

E-mail: wanjie.wang@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:High dimensional statistical inference, Sparse and weak signals inference; Statistical learning theory, Matrix recovery; Methodology on Genetics and Genomics Random matrix theory

Wong Yean Ling
Instructor

E-mail: wyl@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Statistical Pedagogy

Xia Yingcun
Professor

E-mail: staxyc@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Semiparametrics, Nonlinear time series, Epidemic Modelling, Dimension Reduction Space

Yao Zhigang
Associate Professor

E-mail: zhigang.yao@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:High-dimensional Statistical Inference, Statistical Machine Learning, Inverse Problems and Tomography, Statistical Computing

Yap Von Bing
Associate Professor

E-mail: vonbing@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Computational Biology, Molecular Evolution, Phylogenetics, Sequential Analysis, Quantitative Reasoning

Yu Tao
Associate Professor

E-mail: YU.Tao@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Neuroinformatics, Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, Statistical Inference for High-Dimensional Model, Non- and Semi-parametric Estimation & Inference

Zhang Jin-Ting
Professor

E-mail: stazjt@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Nonparametric Regression and Density Estimation, Functional Data Analysis and Longitudinal Data Analysis, Nonparametric Mixed-effects Models for Longitudinal Data

Zhao Anqi
Assistant Professor

E-mail: anqizhao@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Causal inference, Machine learning

Zhou Wang
Professor

E-mail: wangzhou@nus.edu.sg

Research Interests:Brownian motion, Stochastic Loewner Evolution