Research Groups
Publications, Grants and Awards
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Current Postgraduate Supervision
Name 
Thesis title 
Ziye CHEN 

Lidong HUANG 

Jiabao LI 

Michael MANTHEY 

Manling QIAN 

Peiyun SUN 

Lyuyuan ZHANG 

Hangfei ZHENG 

Past Postgraduate Supervision
Name 
Thesis title 
Xianbin CAO 
"Statistical Models For Spatiotemporal Data Forecasting" 
Lizhong CHEN 
"Model selection and averaging by Gibbs sampler with a tropical cyclone seasonal forecasting application" 
Ling DING 
"Research on statistical theory" 
Benjamin HINES 
"SpatioTemporal Analysis and Modelling for Australian Precipitation Trends" 
Zhendong HUANG 
"Sparse composite likelihood approaches for high dimensional data" 
Chun (Jackson) KWOK 
"Missing data analysis, combinatorial model selection and structure learning" 
Alonso MATTA 
"Random effect models with repeated and missing measurement" 
PuXue QIAO 
"Copulabased spatiotemporal modelling for count data" 
Alan SIMPSON 
"On time series model selection" 
Siru WANG 
"Variable Selection and Deep Analysis of LargeScale Data That Contain Nonignorable Missing Values" 
Yiwen (Eva) WANG 
"Statistical and Computational Methods for Microbiome Data Analysis" 
Jasper WIJNANDS 
"Tropical Cyclones: Improving accuracy of seasonal predictions in Australia and the South Pacific Ocean" 
Zeyu ZHOU 
"Monte Carlo Markov Chain Model Selection Tool Kit" 
Current MSc Students
Name 
Project title 
Zijun JI 
"Modeling Highdimensional Functional Data by Functional Principal Component Analysis" 
Jiajian JIANG 

Zi WANG 

Shuihan YI 

Past Honours & MSc Students
Name 
Project title 
Lingli BAO 
"Modeling Largescale Time Series for Forecasting by Vector Error Correction Cointegration Model" 
Kohleth CHIA 
"Akaike Information Criterion and Density Estimation" 
Kelly CHIU 
"The Gibbs Sampler and Variable Selection for Logistic Regression Models" 
David DIAZ 
"The State of Contemporary Association Rule Mining with a Genomic Application" 
Yuwei DU 
"Analyze Canadian Weather Data by the Functional Linear Model" 
Peter DUONG 
"Genome Wide Association Study: A critical review of techniques and application to breast cancer data" 
Shan FENG 
"LatentClass Clustering Model with NonIgnorable Missing Data" 
Jingyi GUO 
"Forecasting SpatioTemporal Data using an Ensemble Quadratic Echo State Network" 
Benjamin HINES 
"The Lasso for Variable Selection: An Application to Tropical Cyclone Predictive Modelling" 
Zhendong HUANG 
"Parsimonious and Powerful Composite Likelihood Testing with Applications to Genotype Data" 
Zijun JI 
"Modeling Highdimensional Functional Data by Functional Principal Component Analysis" 
Yuci JIANG 
"A variant of the clustered Euclidean traveling salesman problem" 
Jiyu JIN 
"GenomeWide Association Studies (GWAS) in breast cancer using random forests" 
Eric (Pui) LAM 

Ken LIM 
"Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Linear Regression Models Involving Missing Covariate Observations" 
Lanyixin LIN 
"Quantile and Expectile Regression Models" 
Lu LIN 
"On Modelling and Forecasting Nonstationary Vector Time Series  a Brief Review with Application" 
Yaning MA 
"The research of machine learning And the application s of XGBoost on Survival analysis" 
Michael MANTHEY 
"Investigating Models for Interpolation and Prediction in Sparse GeoTemporal Timeseries  A Case Study of Antarctic Temperature Data" 
Ran NIU 
"Survival Analysis with EM Algorithm and Monte Carlo EM" 
PuXue QIAO 
"Blockcomposite Likelihood Estimation for Spatial Regression Models" 
Cynthia Lui RUIJIE 
"Comparison of Statistical Models for Genotype Calling Algorithms" 
Gimwah SNG 
"Local Fisher's discriminant analysis using K nearest neighbours classification for multimodal data" 
Tapiwa TAKWADA 
"Classification and regression using support vector machines" 
Sen TAN 

Gerry TONKINHILL 
"Looking for the Killer in the Crowd: Investigating the Genomic Sequence of Severe Malaria" 
Shenjia TU 

Brendan VAN ROOYEN 
"An Introduction to Information Geometry" 
Jianyu WANG 
"Functional Principal Component Analysis for Bivariate Data" 
Lu WEI 
"On Gaussian processes for machine learning" 
Chi Kuen WONG 

Zemei XU 
"On Fitting Finite Mixture Models with ExpectationMaximization Algorithm" 
Ziqing YE 
"Functional Concurrent Regression Model for Berkeley Growth Study Data" 
Yan YU 

Tian YUAN 
"Efficient and Parsimonious Composite Likelihood Weight Selection for Spatial Extreme Data" 
Hui Hui ZHAO 
"Likelihood Ratio, Cumulative Sum and Moving Average Likelihood Ratio Test Statistic for the Changepoint Detection in Binomial Sequences" 
Hangfei ZHENG 
"Modelling Multivariate Timeseries for Forecasting by Errorcorrection Cointegration Model" 
Quan ZHOU 
"The Linear Mixed Model and Its Application to Human TLymphotropic Virus Type 1" 
Zeyu ZHOU 
"On Generalised Additive Model Using MCMC Model Selection and Simulated Annealing" 
Lin ZHU 
"Dimension reduction method for finding the effects of single nucleotide polymorphisms on coronary artery disease" 
Responsibilities
 Completion Seminar Coordinator
 Exchange Student Advisor/Evaluator
Committees
 Environmental Health & Safety Committee