Assistang Professor Department of Methematics and Statistics Texas Tech University
Office: MATH 117C
Emails: dan.cheng@ttu.edu
cheng.stats@gmail.com
Biography
Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics
and Statistics, Texas Tech University, Sep. 2016 - present
Postdoc, Division of Biostatistics, University
of California San
Diego, Jan. 2016 - Aug. 2016
Postdoc, Department of Statistics, North
Carolina State University, Aug. 2013 - Jan. 2016
Ph.D. in Statistics, Department of Statistics
and Probability, Michigan State University, 2008 - 2013
Graduate Program in Probability, School of
Mathematical Sciences, Beijing Normal University, 2005 - 2008
B.S. in Mathematics, School of Mathematical
Sciences, Beijing Normal University, 2001 - 2005
Research Interestes
Statistical inference of random fields and
dependent data; Multiple testing; Image analysis; Change-point
detection; Signal detection; Spatial statistics.
Gaussian random
fields: excursion probability and geometry; Extreme value theory; Random
matrices.