Group Members

Current Postdoc

Current PhD Students

Former Postdocs and PhD Students

  • Qiyu Han (QM),
    BS in Mathematics, New York University
    MS in Mathematics in Finance, New York University
    PhD in Management (Quantitative Methods), Purdue University, 2024
    Placement: Machine Learning Engineer, Walmart Global Tech

  • Danyang Wang (Stat),
    PhD in Statistics, Purdue University, 2024
    Placement: Quantitative Researcher, Wells Fargo

  • Pratik Ramprasad,
    PhD in Statistics, Purdue University, 2022 Dec.
    Placement: Postdoc Fellow, UMN, 2023-

  • Dr. Shirong Xu, Postdoc 2021-2022
    PhD in Statistics, School of Data Science, City University of Hong Kong, 2021
    Placement: Assistant Adjunct Professor, UCLA, 2022-

  • Jie Zhou, 2021
    BS in Statistics, University of Science and Technology of China
    PhD in Management Science, Miami Herbert Business School, 2021
    Placement: Research Scientist, Amazon, Seattle, 2021-

  • Hilda Ibriga, 2021
    BS in Mathematics and Economics, Westminster College, Missouri
    PhD in Statistics, Purdue University, 2021
    Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Statistics, Purdue University, 2021
    B&M McLean Graduate Scholarship, Department of Statistics, Purdue University, 2021
    Placement: Research Scientist, Eli Lilly, Indianapolis, 2021-

Former PhD Student Collaborators

  • Yiyun Luo
    BS in Mathematics, Peking University
    PhD in Statistics, UNC, 2023
    Now: Assistant Professor of Statistics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, 2024-

  • Biao Cai
    BS in Statistics, USTC
    PhD in Management Science, Miami Herbert Business School, 2021
    Now: Assistant Professor of Statistics and Data Science, University of Cincinnati, 2023-

  • Yuantong Li,
    BS in Mathematics, Zhejiang University
    PhD in Statistics, UCLA, 2024
    Now: Data Scientist, Meta, 2024-

  • Botao Hao
    BS in Statistics, Nankai University
    PhD in Statistics, Purdue University, 2019 Dec.
    Now: Research Scientist, Google Deepmind, 2020-

Former Undergraduate Research Interns

Former Interns at Yahoo Labs

  • Boxiang Wang, 2016 summer
    PhD in Statistics, University of Minnesota
    Now an assistant professor at University of Iowa.

  • Forough Arabshahi, 2016 summer
    PhD in EECS, University of California, Irvine
    Now a research scientist at Facebook.