Kai Zhang
Kai Zhang
Associate Professor
306 Hanes Hall
919-843-9535
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Education

B.S., Mathematics, Peking University, China, 1999-2003; Ph.D., Mathematics, Temple University, 2003-2007; Ph.D., Statistics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2012

Research Interests

Post-selection inference, high-dimensional inference, and nonparametric inference

Research Synopsis

My research interests include post-selection inference, high-dimensional inference, and nonparametric inference.

Representative Work
Zhang, K., 2019. BET on Independence, Journal of the American Statistical Association, 114, 1620-1637.
Zhang, K., 2017. Spherical Cap Packing Asymptotics and Rank-Extreme Detection. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 63(7), 4572-4584.
Berk, R., Brown, L. D., Buja, A., Zhang, K. and Zhao, L., 2013. Valid Post-Selection Inference. The Annals of Statistics, 41(2), 802-837.
Zhang, K., 2008. Limiting Distribution of Decoherent Quantum Random Walks. Physical Review A, 77, 062302.