The 4th Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Asia Pacific Rim Meeting

June 27-30, 2016 | The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Topic-Contributed Paper Sessions

Preliminary Program

TCP01: Recent Advances in Bayesian Nonparametrics
Organizer: Subhashis Ghoshal, North Carolina State University
Chair: Jie Hu, Xiamen University
Speakers: Eduard Belitser, VU University Amsterdam
Weining Shen, University of California, Irvine
Yongdai Kim, Seoul National University
Subhashis Ghoshal, North Carolina State University
   
TCP02: Advanced Modeling of Large-Scale Dependent Data
Organizer: Hiroki Masuda, Kyushu University
Chair: Hiroki Masuda, Kyushu University
Speakers: Simon Clinet, The University of Tokyo
Yuta Koike, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Teppei Ogihara, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Yusuke Shimizu, Kyushu University
   
TCP03: Statistics and Computing for Complex Dependent Systems 
Organizer: Kengo Kamatani, Osaka University
Chair: Teppei Ogihara, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Speakers: Kei Hirose, Osaka University
Ajay Jasra, National University of Singapore
Hiroki Masuda, Kyushu University
Kengo Kamatani, Osaka University
   
TCP04: Variable Selection and Applications of Semiparametric Models
Organizer: Dewei Wang, University of South Carolina
Chair: Dewei Wang, University of South Carolina
Speakers: Quefeng Li, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  Yuan Wang, Washington State University
Qi Zheng, University of Louisville
Zemin Zheng, University of Science and Technology of China
   
TCP05: High-Dimensional Data Analyses with Application in Biomedical Studies
Organizer: Yi Li, University of Michigan
Chair: Ming Gao Gu, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Speakers: Kevin (Zhi) He, University of Michigan
Yanming Li, University of Michigan
Yumou Qiu, University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Baqun Zhang, Renmin University of China
   
TCP06: Geometric Aspects of Statistical Methods
Organizer: Tomonari Sei, The University of Tokyo
Chair: Tomonari Sei, The University of Tokyo
Speakers: Hiroshi Matsuzoe, Nagoya Institute of Technology
Kentaro Tanaka, Seikei University
Ushio Tanaka, Osaka Prefecture University
   
TCP07: Recent Advances in High Dimensional Estimation Theory
Organizer: Gourab Mukherjee, University of Southern california
Chair: Gourab Mukherjee, University of Southern california
Speakers: Fumiyasu Komaki, The University of Tokyo
Yunbo Ouyang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Anderson Ye Zhang, Yale University
Asaf Weinstein, Stanford University
   
TCP08: Stochastic Processes and Related Topics
Organizer: Dongsheng Wu, The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Chair: Dongsheng Wu, The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Speakers: Weijuan Chu, Nanjing University
  Yuma Uehara, Kyushu University
  Shih-Kang Chao, Purdue University
   
TCP09: Recent Advances in Biomarker Evaluation and Risk Prediction
Organizer: Shanshan Li, Indiana University 
Chair: Ruoqing Zhu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Speakers: Wei-Ting Hwang, University of Pennsylvania
Shanshan Li, Indiana University
Yingying Wei, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Zhu, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
   
TCP10: Bayesian Modeling with Complex Survey Data 
Organizer: Cici Chen Bauer, Brown University
Chair: Tony Sit, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Speakers: Sahar Zangeneh, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Changbao Wu, University of Waterloo
Cici Chen Bauer, Brown University
   
TCP11: New Statistical Methods for Genetic Data Analysis
Organizer: Anne Buu, University of Michigan
Chair: Runze Li, The Pennsylvania State University
Speakers: Hui Jiang, University of Michigan
Ming Li, Indiana University
Guangren Yang, Jinan University
James Yang, University of Michigan
   
TCP12: Analysis of Reliability and Survival Data 
Organizer: Tony Hon Keung Ng, Southern Methodist University
Chair: Tony Hon Keung Ng, Southern Methodist University
Speakers: Chien-Tai Lin, Tamkang University
Man Ho Ling, The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Hideki Nagatsuka, Chuo University
Hon Yiu So, McMaster University
Zhisheng Ye, National University of Singapore
   
TCP13: Theory and Applications of Tensor Variate Data Analysis
Organizer: Toshio Sakata, Kyushu University
Chair: Kohei Adachi, Osaka University
Speakers: Mohammad Arashi, Shahrood University of Technology
Lin Chen, Beihang University
Hiroki Ikemoto, Osaka University
Manabu Iwasa, Kumamoto University 
Mitsuhiro Miyazaki, Kyoto University of Education
   
TCP14: Recent Developments and Applications of Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) techniques I: Measurement Invariance and Latent Growth Models
Organizer: Oi-Man Kwok, Texas A&M University
Chair: Oi-Man Kwok, Texas A&M University
Speakers: MinJung Kim, The University of Alabama
Ehri Ryu, Boston College
Jiun-Yu Wu, National Chiao Tung University
Myeongsun Yoon, Texas A&M University
   
TCP15: Recent Developments and Applications of Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) techniques II: Robust SEM, Multilevel SEM, Meta-Analytic SEM, Latent Profile Analysis, and Cross-Classified SEM 
Organizer: Oi-Man Kwok, Texas A&M University
Chair: Oi-Man Kwok, Texas A&M University
Speakers: Mike W.-L. Cheung, National University of Singapore
Hok Chio Lai, University of Cincinnati
Yuan-Hsuan Lee, National Taichung University of Education
   
TCP16: Recent Advances and Challenges in Analysis of Complex Biomedical Data
Organizer: Sijian Wang, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chair: Lingsong Zhang, Purdue University
Speakers: Bei Jiang, University of Alberta
Linglong Kong, University of Alberta
Huiyan Sang, Texas A&M University
Sijian Wang, University of Wisconsin-Madison
   
TCP17: Recent Advances in Object Data Analysis
Organizer: Jie Peng, University of California, Davis
Chair: Sungkyu Jung, University of Pittsburgh
Speakers: Hao Chen, University of California, Davis
ByungWon Kim, University of Pittsburgh
Jingyong Su, Texas Tech University
   
TCP18: Recent Advances in Statistical Genetics 
Organizer: Hong Zhang, Fudan University
Chair: Zhaohai Li, The George Washington University
Speakers: Jinbo Chen, University of Pennsylvania
Yan Li, University of Maryland
Jianxin Shi, National Cancer Institute
Kai Yu, National Cancer Institute
   
TCP19: Recent Developments in Model Checking
Organizer: Xu Guo, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Chair: Maolin Pan, Nanjing University
Speakers: Jingke Zhou, Ningbo University
Xuehu Zhu, Xi'an Jiaotong University
   
TCP20: Statistical Analysis of Survival and Functional Data
Organizer: Xinyuan Song, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Chair: Jingheng Cai, Sun Yat-sen University
Speakers: Xiaoling Dou, Waseda University
Deng Pan, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Chunjie Wang, Changchun University of Technology
Guochang Wang, Jinan University
   
TCP21: Confidence Interval in Some Models and High Dimensional Data Analysis 
Organizer: Junlong Zhao, Beijing Normal University
Chair: Chi Tim Ng, Chonnam National University
Speakers: Xuhua Liu, China Agricultural University
Xiaoning Wang, Renmin University of China
Liang Yan, Beijing Institution of Technology
Li Zhao, Beijing Institution of Technology
   
TCP22: Numerical Computation Methods for Multivariate Distributions and Parameter Estimation
Organizer: Masahiro Kuroda, Okayama University of Science
Chair: Yuichi Mori, Okayama University of Science
Speakers: Masahiro Kuroda, Okayama University of Science
Tatsuya Kuwabara, Tokyo University of Science
Shigekazu Nakagawa, Kurashiki University of Science and the Arts
Hiroki Hashiguchi, Tokyo Unviersity of Science
Yasushi Ota, Doshisha University
   
TCP23: Recent Advances in Time-to-Event Analysis
Organizer: Tony Sit, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Chair: Chi Wing George Chu, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Speakers: Tony Sit, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Gongjun Xu, University of Minnesota
Yi Yu, University of Cambridge
Wen Yu, Fudan University
   
TCP24: Recent Topics in Medical Statistics 
Organizer: Shu-Hui Chang, National Taiwan University
Chair: Shu-Hui Chang, National Taiwan University
Speakers: Yu-Mei Chang, Tunghai University
Chen-Fang Chen, National Taiwan University
Deng-Huang Su, Far-Eastern Polyclinic
Jiun-Yi Wang, Asia University (Taiwan)
   
TCP25: Recent Developments in Large and Complex Data Analysis
Organizer: Xinghao Qiao, London School of Economics and Political Science
Chair: Shaojun Guo, Renmin University of China
Speakers: Cheng Qian, London School of Economics and Political Science
Yining Chen, London School of Economics and Political Science
  Qilin Hu, London School of Economics and Political Science
Rafal Baranowski, London School of Economics and Political Science
   
TCP26: Statistical Issues in Analyzing Bioinformatics Data
Organizer: Xiaodan Fan, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Chair: Han Li, Shenzhen University
Speakers: Peiyong Jiang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Weichuan Yu, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Jiangwen Zhang, The University of Hong Kong
Xiaoqi Zheng, Shanghai Normal University
   
TCP27: Recent Developments in Biostatistics and Spatial Statistics 
Organizer: Yingan Liu, Nanjing Forestry University
Chair: Junhao Pan, Sun Yat-sen University
Speakers: Jianwei Gou, Nanjing Forestry University
Jing Shen, Nanjing Forestry University
Yemao Xia, Nanjing Forestry University
Degang Zhu, Nanjing Forestry University
   
TCP28: Recent Developments in Multiple Comparison Procedures
Organizer: Siu Hung Cheung, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Chair: Mohammad Arashi, Shahrood University of Technology
Speakers: Siu Hung Cheung, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Anthony Hayter, University of Denver
Tong-Yu Lu, China Jiliang University
Ping Yang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
   
TCP29: Recent Advances on Random Processes and Related Problems
Organizer: Zhonggen Su, Zhejiang University
Chair: Zhonggen Su, Zhejiang University
Speakers: Yong Liu, Peking University
Shun-Xiang Ouyang, South University of Science and Technology of China
Dong Wang, National University of Singapore
Deng Zhang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  Fuchang (Frank) Gao, University of Idaho
   
TCP30: Statistical Inference Under Model Uncertainties
Organizer: Stephen Lee, The University of Hong Kong
Chair: Stephen Lee, The University of Hong Kong
Speakers: Han Jiang, The University of Hong Kong
Anna Liu, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Yilei Wu, University of Waterloo
Kai Zhang, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
   
TCP31: New Statistical Methods for Graphs and Networks
Organizer: Swati Chandna, University College London
Chair: Yi Yu, University of Cambridge
Speakers: Kayvan Sadeghi, University of Cambridge
Kei Kobayashi, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Swati Chandna, University College London
Diego Franco Saldana, Dow Jones
   
TCP32: Model Selection and Hypothesis Testing
Organizer: Jingheng Cai, Sun Yat-sen University
Chair: Jingheng Cai, Sun Yat-sen University
Speakers: Taewook Lee, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Chi Tim Ng, Chonnam National University
Junhao Pan, Sun Yat-sen University
Man Wang, Donghua University
   
TCP33: Advanced Bayesian Modeling
Organizer: Junhao Pan, Sun Yat-sen University
Chair: Junhao Pan, Sun Yat-sen University
Speakers: Jingheng Cai, Sun Yat-sen University
Xiang-Nan Feng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Xuejun Jiang, South University of Science and Technology of China
  Pengfei Liu, Jiangsu Normal University
Maolin Pan, Nanjing University
   
TCP34: Statistical Modeling and Its Applications
Organizer: Xuejun Jiang, South University of Science and Technology of China
Chair: Xuejun Jiang, South University of Science and Technology of China
Speakers: Jie Hu, Xiamen University
Han Li, Shenzhen University
Yan Liu, Ocean University of China
Jin Liu, Duke-NUS Medical School
   
TCP35: Statistical Modeling in Economics and Finance
Organizer: Yan Liu, Ocean University of China
Chair: Xin Zhao, Ocean University of China
Speakers: Jing Guo, Ocean University of China
Ruifen Huang, Ocean University of China
Yong Peng, Ocean University of China
Hui Zheng, Ocean University of China