Welcome

Xiaowu Dai

Research Assistant
University of Wisconsin Madison
1300 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706

Email: xdai26 AT wisc.edu
Phone: (+1) 608-886-3416

Education
  • Present: Ph.D. Candidate in Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 2015: M.A. in Mathematics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 2014: B.S. in Pure and Applied Mathematics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (*Graduate with First Class Honor)
  • 2010: High School Diploma, Zhejiang Wenzhou Middle School (* Admission to SJTU exempt from regular entrance examination)

Technical Reports
  1. Estimation of shock reflection by large-angle wedges for self-similar potential flow near sonic arc (pdf)
  2. A new statistical approach to multiple objects tracking problems (pdf)

Awards
  • Jun 2014       SJTU Excellent (Top 1%) Bachelor Thesis
  • Dec 2013       First Prize in China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling
  • Mar 2013       Honorable Mention in Mathematical Contest in Modeling
  • Sep 2012       SJTU Academic Excellence Scholarship Class-A
  • Sep 2011       National Scholarship
  • Oct 2009       First Prize in National High School Mathematics Olympiad

Research Interests
  • Distance Correlations
  • Uncertainty Quantification
  • High Dimensional Function Estimation