People

Dai, Wenlin

Postdoctoral Fellows
Ph.D. 2014, Hong Kong Baptist University​​​​​​​​​​

Research Interests

​Nonparametric / Semiparametric methods;
Functional data analysis;
Spatial statistics

Selected Publications

  • Wenlin Dai, Tiejun Tong and Lixing Zhu (2017). "On the choice of difference sequence in a unified framework for variance estimation in nonparametric regression​". Statistical Science, accepted.
  • Wenlin Dai, Yuejin Zhou and Tiejun Tong (2017). "Testing discontinuities in nonparametric regression ". Journal of Applied Statistics, accepted.
  • Wenlin Dai, Tiejun Tong and Marc G. Genton (2016). "Optimal Estimation of Derivatives in Nonparametric Regression". Journal of Machine Learning Research, 17(164):1−25.
  • Wenlin Dai, Yanyuan Ma, Tiejun Tong and Lixing Zhu (2015). “Difference-based variance estimation in nonparametric regression with repeated measurement data”. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 163, 1-20.
  • Hiu Yee Kwan, Xuyan Niu, Wenlin Dai, Tiejun Tong, Xiaojuan Chao, Tao Su, Chi Leung Chan, Kim Chung Lee, Xiuqiong Fu, Hua Yi, Hua Yu, Ting Li, Anfernee Kai Wing Tse, Wang Fun Fong, Si-Yuan Pan, Aiping Lu and Zhi-Ling Yu (2015). “Lipidomic-based investigation into the regulatory effect of Schisandrin B on palmitic acid level in non-alcoholic steatotic livers”. Scientific Reports, 5: 9114.
  • Wenlin Dai and Tiejun Tong (2014). “Variance estimation in nonparametric regression with jump discontinuities”. Journal of Applied Statistics, 41, 530-545.

Education

​Ph.D. in Statistics, 2014, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
M.S.  in Statistics, 2010, Beijing Institute of Technology, China
B.S.   in Statistics, 2008, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

Awards

  • 10th ICSA International Conference Young Researcher Travel Award, 2016.
  • First Class Graduate Fellowship, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2008-2010.
  • Beijing Outstanding Graduate Award, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2008.
  • National Scholarship, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2005, 2006, and 2007.