Yichen Zhang

Assistant Professor of Quantitative Methods
Krannert School of Management
Purdue University
Phone: +1 (765)496-5023
E-post: zhang [@] purdue [DOT] edu

About me

I joined Krannert School of Management, Purdue University as a tenure-track assistant professor at June 2020. Prior to that, I earned my PhD at Department of Technology, Operations, and Statistics, Stern School of Business, New York University, advised by Professor Xi Chen and Professor Clifford Hurvich. Before joining NYU, I received my Bachelor's degree in School of Mathematical Sciences, Peking University and a double degree in China Center for Economic Research, Peking University in July 2015. Here is a short bio.


My research interests include

  • Statistical Learning Theory

  • Distributed Estimation and Inference

  • Time Series Econometrics and Applications in Finance

  • Statistical Inference for Online Streaming Data

I am currently working with students on the theory side of statistical learning, and the application of statistical machine learning in finance. If you are a Purdue Ph.D. student interested in my research, please contact me.