People

Dai, Wenlin

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

Now Assistant Professor at Renmin University

Research Interests

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

Selected Publications

  • Wenlin Dai and Marc G. Genton (2018), "Functional boxplot for multivariate curves". Stat, to appear.
  • Wenlin Dai and Marc G. Genton (2018), "Directional outlyingness for multivariate functional data". Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, to appear.
  • Wenlin Dai and Marc G. Genton (2018), "Multivariate functional data visualization and outlier detection". Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, to appear.
  • Wenlin Dai and Marc G. Genton (2018), "An outlyingness matrix for multivariate functional data classification". Statistica Sinica, to appear.
  • Yuejin Zhou, Yebin Cheng, Wenlin Dai and Tiejun Tong (2018), "Optimal difference-based estimation for partial linear models". Computational Statistics, 33: 863-885.
  • 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, 32: 455-468.
  • Zongliang Hu, Kai Dong, Wenlin Dai and Tiejun Tong (2017), "A comparison of methods for estimating the determinant of high-dimensional covariance matrix". International Journal of Biostatistics, 13: 1269-1281.
  • Wenlin Dai, Yuejin Zhou and Tiejun Tong (2017), "Testing discontinuities in nonparametric regression". Journal of Applied Statistics, 45:450-473.
  • Wenlin Dai, Tiejun Tong and Marc G. Genton (2016), "Optimal estimation of derivatives in nonparametric regression". Journal of Machine Learning Research, 17: 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, et al. (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.