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Yongli Sang

Yongli Sang
Assistant Professor

431 Maxim Doucet Hall

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Ph.D. in Statistics, 2017, The University of Mississippi (advisor: Hailin Sang)
M.S. in Statistics, 2014, The University of Mississippi
M.S. in Mathematics, 2012, Central China Normal University, China
B.S. in Mathematics, 2009, Shandong Normal University, China

I joined the Department of Mathematics at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette as an assistant professor in August 2017. I received my PhD in Mathematics with concentration in Statistics in May 2017 from the University of Mississippi. My research interests lie in Statistics, especially in Time Series, Nonparametric Statistics, Robust Statistics and Correlated Data Analysis.

Selected research publications:

  • Jackknife empirical likelihood for Gini correlations and their equality testing (with X. Dang and Y. Zhao), Journal of Statistical Planing and Inference, doi: 10.1016/j.jspi.2018.05.004.
  • Kernel Entropy Estimation for Linear Processes (with H. Sang and F. Xu), J. Time Ser. Anal. 39 (2018), 563-591. doi:10.1111/jtsa.12286
  • Memory properties of transformations of linear processes (with H. Sang), Statistical Inference for Stochastic 20 (2017), 79-103.
  • Symmetric Gini covariance and correlation (with X. Dang and H. Sang), The Canadian Journal of Statistics 44 (2016), 323-342.