PhD Student Profiles

Daniel Backenroth

Email: db2175@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Functional data analysis; Data mining; Statistical genetics; Dose-finding

 

Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
AB, Chemistry and Physics, Harvard College

Cohort year: Fall 2015

Bo Hu

Email: bh2567@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Statistical methods; Causal inference; Machine learning

 

 

Education:
MS, Biostatistics, University of Waterloo
BS, Statistics, Nankai University

Cohort year: Fall 2015

Xinyu Hu

Email: xh2194@cumc.columbia.edu 

Research Interests:
Machine learning; Adaptive clinical trials; High dimensional data analysis; Functional data analysis

Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BS, Environmental Science, Ocean University of China

Annie J. Lee

Email: ajl2199@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Biostatistical Methods, Large Data Sets,Statistical Genetics, Clinical Trials    



Education: 
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BS, Mathematics and Statistics, Ewha Womans University

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Jihui Lee

Email: jl4201@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Functional data analysis; Social network analysis           



Education:
MS, Statistics, Seoul National University    
BS, Statistics, University of Seoul

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Xuejing Lin

Email: xl2314@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Functional data analysis; Adaptive design



Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BS, Biological Science, Fudan University

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Wodan Ling

Email: wl2459@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Quantile regression; Data mining; Big data



Education:
MS, Statistics, Columbia University
BS, Mathematics and Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Yutao Liu

Email: yl3050@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Bayesian hierarchical modeling; Penalized spline; Missing data;
Model-based survey analysis; Robust statistics; Ultrahigh-dimensional data analysis


Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BS, Mathematical Statistics, Zhejiang University
BA, English Language & Linguistics, Zhejiang University

Cohort year: Fall 2015

Xiaoqi Lu

Email: lx2170@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Undetermined




Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BS, Physics, Peking University

Cohort year: Fall 2015

Eun Jeong Oh

Email: eo2366@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Undetermined



Education:
MA, Applied Statistics, Yonsei University
BA, Applied Statistics, Yonsei University

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Hyung Park

Email: hgp2110@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Semi-parametric regression; Information theory



Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Harvard University
BS, Economics, Korea University

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Xin Qiu

Email: xq2137@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interest:
Personalized Medicine; Statistical Learning


Education:
MS, Mathematics, Statistics-Biostatistics, University of Waterloo
BS, Statistics, Zhejiang University

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Ming Sun

Email: ms4799@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Biomarkers and clinical markers in high-dimension space; 
Probabilistic graphical models; Bayesian statistics


Education:
MS, Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BS, Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Shandong University           

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Julia Wrobel

Email: jw3134@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Functional data analysis; Multilevel modeling




Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BA, Chemistry, Swarthmore College

Cohort year: Fall 2015

Peng Wu

Email: pw2394@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Statistical learning; Functional data analysis; Longitudinal study;
Health informatics; Clinical trials    

Education:
MS, Biostatistics, Emory University
BS, Biotechnology, Sichuan University

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Shanghong Xie

Email: sx2168@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Statistical learning



Education:
MS, Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BS, Statistics, Sichuan University

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Huichen Zhu

Email: hz2366@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests:
Quantile regression; Data mining



Education:
MS, Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BS, Statistics, Fudan University

Cohort year: Fall 2014