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Prof. Lilun DU

Prof. Lilun DU

Assistant Professor, Business Statistics

dulilun@ust.hk

Academic qualification

  • PhD 2015, The University of Wisconsin-Madison, Statistics
  • M.S. 2010, Nankai University, Statistics
  • B.S. 2007, Nankai University, Mathematics

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor of ISOM, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2015-present

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Articles

  • Du, L. and Li, Q., "A Data-Driven Approach to High-Volume Recruitment: Application to Student Admission", Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, forthcoming.
  • Lan, W. and Du, L., "A Factor-Adjusted Multiple Testing Procedure with Application to Mutual Fund Selection", Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 37, 1, 2019, 147-157.
  • Du, L., and Zhang, C. M., "Single-index Modulated Multiple Testing", Annals of Statistics, 42, 4, 2014, 1262-1311

SERVICE ACTIVITIES WITHIN COLLEGE AND PROFESSION

  • Reviewer, Electronic Journal of Statistics, Journal of American Statistical Association, Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, Statistics Sinica, Technometrics etc

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Large-scale inference
  • Dynamic decision
  • Empirical bayes methods

HONORS

  • Dean's Recognition of Excellent Teaching Performance, HKUST Business School, 2018
  • Hong Kong RGC Early Career Scheme (ECS) (2016-2019, PI)
  • Travel Award, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) (2014)
  • Honorable Mention, the Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM) (2007)
  • First Class Award, National High School Mathematical Olympic Contest (2002)