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Yuan Jiang

Associate Professor
Department of Statistics

Yuan Jiang

Associate Professor
Department of Statistics

Background

Education

Ph.D., Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2008

B.S., Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China, 2004

Research

Research Interests

  • Data Integration
  • Variable Selection
  • Network Analysis
  • Statistical Genetics
  • GWAS, RNA-seq, Metageomics

Research Area

Data Science

Publications

  • Jiang, Y., He, Y., and Zhang, H. (2016), "Variable Selection with Prior Information for Generalized Linear Models via the Prior LASSO Method," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 111, 355-276
  • Jiang, Y., Li, N., and Zhang, H. (2014), "Identifying genetic variants for addiction via propensity score adjusted generalized Kendall's tau," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 109, 905-930.
  • Zhu, W., Jiang, Y., and Zhang, H. (2012), "Nonparametric covariate-adjusted association tests based on the generalized Kendall's tau," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 107, 1-11.
  • Jiang, Y., and Zhang, H. (2011), "Propensity score-based nonparametric test revealing genetic variants underlying bipolar disorder," Genetic Epidemiology, 35, 125-132.
  • Zhang, C. M., Jiang, Y., and Chai, Y. (2010), "Penalized Bregman divergence for large dimensional regression and classification," Biometrika, 97, 551-566.