Associate Professor

Contact Info

Office:
310 Herty Dr. (Room 455)
  • PhD, Statistics, Cornell University, 2012
  • MS, Statistics, Nankai University, 2006
  • BS, Mathematics, Nankai University, 2003

Awards: 

M. G. Michael Award, University of Georgia, 2016

Teaching Academy Fellow, University of Georgia, 2014

Research Areas:
Research Interests:
  • Social Networks
  • Machine Learning
  • Rare and Weak Signals in Big Data
  • Quantitative Evaluation of Academic Research
  • Variable/Feature Selection

Ji, P. and Jin, J. (2016). Coauthorship and Citation Networks for Statisticians. Annals of Applied Statistics with discussion,  Vol. 10, No. 4, 1779-1812. Presented in the AOAS Invited Lecture at the Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) 2016 in Chicago.

Ji, P., Jin, J. and Ke, Z. T. (2016). Discussion on "Statistical modelling of citation exchange between statistics journals". Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, 179: 52-53.

 Ji, P. and Jin, J. (2012). UPS Delivers Optimal Phase Diagram in High Dimensional Variable Selection. Annals of Statistics Vol. 40, No. 1, 73-103.

Ji, P. and Nussbaum, M. (2011). Sharp Adaptive Nonparametric Hypothesis Testing for Sobolev Ellipsoids.

 

 

 

 

Of note:

Awards: 

M. G. Michael Award, University of Georgia, 2016

Teaching Academy Fellow, University of Georgia, 2014

Personal Website:

Articles Featuring Pengsheng Ji

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 4:32pm

The Department of Statistics congratulates Dan Hall, Abhyuday Mandal, Cheolwoo Park, and Wenxuan Zhong on their recent promotion to the rank of Full Professor and Pengsheng Ji on his promotion to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 7:58am

Dr.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 4:23pm

Congrats to Pengsheng for his recognition of excellence in research! 

We are so proud of you! 

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 3:59pm

Events with Pengsheng Ji