Peijun Sang, PhD Student, Sep 2014 - Aug 2018 Current Position: Tenure-track assistant professor at the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo
Peijun Sang Won the Pierre Robillard Award at the Statistical Society of Canada in 2019.
From SSC website: The Pierre Robillard Award recognizes the best PhD thesis defended at a Canadian university in a given year and written in the fields of probability or statistics. In any given year, no more than one winner will be selected.
Haolun Shi, Postdoc, Oct 2018 - September 2020 Co-supervised with Prof. Jian Pei Current Position: Tenure-track assistant professor at the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, Simon Fraser University, Canada.
Tianyu Guan, PhD Student, Sep 2015 - November 2020 Current Position: Tenure-track assistant professor at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Brock University, Canada.
Jianghu (James) Dong, PhD Student, Jan 2015 - December 2018 Co-supervised with Prof. Liangliang Wang Current Position: Tenure-track assistant professor at the Department of Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA.
Yunlong Nie, PhD Student, Sep 2014 - September 2018
NSERC Doctoral Scholarship
Current Position: Data Scientist, Google, Mountain View, California, USA.
Zhenhua Lin, Master, Sep 2011 - Aug 2013 Thesis Title: Some Perspectives Of Smooth And Locally
Current position: Tenure-track assistant professor, Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, National University of Singapore (after obtaining his PhD at University of Toronto and doing postdoc at University of California, Davis)
Xin Liu, Master, Sep 2012 - Aug 2013 Thesis Title: Parameter Estimation for Catch Equations
Current position: Tenure-track assistant professor, School of Statistics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (after obtaining his PhD at University of Western Ontario)
Baisen Liu, Postdoc, Sep 2011 - May 2013 Current position: Lecturer in Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, Dalian, China
Barinder Thind, MSc Student, Sep 2018 - April 2020 Thesis Title: Functional Neural Networks for Scalar Prediction
Current position: Data Analyst, Later
Joel Therrien, MSc Student, Sep 2017 - December 2019 Thesis Title: An Analysis of Loan Prepayment Using Competing Risks Random Forests
Yajie Zhou, MSc Student in Computer Science, Sep 2016 - August 2019 Co-supervised with Prof. Jian Pei
Chuyuan (Charlene) Lin, MSc Student, Sep 2017 - April 2019
Current Position: Data Analyst, Emerald City Game
Haixu (Alex) Wang, Master, Sep 2015 - Aug 2017 Thesis Title: Estimating conditional intensity function of a neural spike train by particle Markov chain Monte Carlo and smoothing
Co-supervised with Prof. Qian (Michelle) Zhou Current position: PhD student at Simon Fraser University
Bin Zhao, Master Student, Sep 2013 - Aug 2015 Thesis Title: How does Climate Change Affect Forest Fire Rate in British Columbia?
Current position: BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver
Xin Wang, Master, Sep 2012 - Aug 2013 Thesis Title: Functional data analysis for circular data
Current position: Senior Analyst, Trading Risk and Model Development, TD Bank, Toronto
Jing Cai, Master, Sep 2009 - Aug 2011 Thesis Title: Nonparametric Method and Hierarchical Bayesian Approach for
Parameter Estimation and Prediction
Current position: Senior Manager, Metrics and Analytics, Scotiabank, Toronto
Jia Xu, Master, Sep 2008 - Aug 2010 Thesis Title: Robust Estimation for Differential Equations, Time Series Analysis on Climate Change and MCMC Simulation of Duration-Of-Load Problem
Current position: Financial analyst at the Shanghai ShuJun Fund Management Co., Shanghai, China
Jiyi Chen, Master, Sep 2008 - Aug 2010 Thesis Title: Automated Load Curve Data Cleansing in Power Systems, Co-supervised with Prof. Ke Wang Current position: Software Engineer, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Shanghai, China