Department of Statistics
I am currently a third year Ph.D. student. My current research interests include statistical machine learning, kernel method, nonparametric statistics, time series, (non)convex-optimization. I'm also interested in statistical applications to computer vision, neuroscience, etc.
Ph.D. candidate in Statistics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Sep. 2014 - May. 2019 (expected)
Advised by Grace Wahba
M.S. in Computer Science, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Sep. 2015 - May. 2017 (expected)
B.S. in Statistics, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), 2010 - 2014
Distinguished National Scholarship (top 1-2%)
Hao Zhou, Sathya Ravi, Vamsi Ithapu, Sterling Johnson, Grace Wahba, Vikas Singh. "Hypothesis Testing in Unsupervised Domain Adaptation with Applications in Alzheimer's Disease", In Neural Information Processing Systems(NIPS), 2016.[pdf][supp][Github code][ppt]
Python, R, Matlab, C++, Java, Latex
NIPS travel awards, 2016.
Distinguished National Scholarship, honored by China State Council (top 1-2%, 2013)
Meritorious Prize in The Mathematical Contest in Modeling(MCM), 2013.
Vikas Singh (UW-Madison)