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Yan Yang
School of Math and Stats Sciences
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287-1804

Office: PSA 745
Email: yy at math dot asu dot edu
Office Phone: (480) 965-6475
Dept. Phone: (480) 965-3951
Fax: (480) 965-8119

Yan Yang

Assistant Professor of Statistics
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006
B.S., University of Science and Technology of China, 2001

Research Interests

  • Finite mixture models
  • Statistical computing
  • Missing data
  • Ultrasound risk assessment
  • Statistical models for educational evaluation
  • Microarray image analysis

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Conference Proceedings

  • Sun, M., Yang, Y., 2012. Exploring spatial information for improved microarray image segmentation and quality assessment. Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Biometrics Section [CD-ROM], San Diego, CA.
  • Yang, Y., 2011. Modeling score-based student achievement with many ceiling values. 2011 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Social Statistics Section [CD-ROM], Miami Beach, FL.
  • Karl, A., Yang, Y., and Lohr, S., 2011. Exploring missing data in value-added assessment models in education. 2011 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Social Statistics Section [CD-ROM], Miami Beach, FL.
  • Yang, Y., 2010. Multivariate Tobit analysis of test-score ceiling effects. 2010 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Social Statistics Section & Section on Government Statistics [CD-ROM], Vancouver, Canada.
  • Yang, Y., 2009. A mixture model for microarray images with saturated pixels. 2009 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Biometrics Section [CD-ROM], Washington, DC.
  • Yang, Y., Simpson, D.G., 2007. EM algorithm and missing information for left-inflated mixture models. 2007 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Biometrics Section [CD-ROM], Salt Lake City, UT.
  • Yang, Y., Simpson, D.G., 2006. Marginal mixture analysis of correlated bounded-response data with an application to ultrasound risk assessment. 2006 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Biometrics Section [CD-ROM], Seattle, WA.
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