Jiguo Cao

Students:

Took on Aug 24, 2018. Left - right: Xin Liu, Yuping Yang, Boyi Hu, Peijun Sang, Jiguo Cao, Yunlong Nie, Jianghu Dong, Tianyu Guan, Yajie Zhou, Chuyuan Lin

Peijun Sang, PhD Student, Sep 2014 - Aug 2018
Current Position: Tenure-track assistant professor at the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo

Peijun Sang Won the Pierre Robillard Award at the Statistical Society of Canada in 2019.
From SSC website: The Pierre Robillard Award recognizes the best PhD thesis defended at a Canadian university in a given year and written in the fields of probability or statistics. In any given year, no more than one winner will be selected.


Jianghu (James) Dong, PhD Student, Jan 2015 - December 2018
Co-supervised with Prof. Liangliang Wang

Current Position: Tenure-track assistant professor at the Department of Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA.

Yunlong Nie, PhD Student, Sep 2014 - September 2018
NSERC Doctoral Scholarship
Current Position: Data Scientist, Google, Mountain View, California, USA.


Zhenhua Lin, Master, Sep 2011 - Aug 2013
Thesis Title: Some Perspectives Of Smooth And Locally Sparse Estimators
Current position: Tenure-track assistant professor, Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, National University of Singapore (after obtaining his PhD at University of Toronto and doing postdoc at University of California, Davis)



Xin Liu, Master, Sep 2012 - Aug 2013
Thesis Title: Parameter Estimation for Catch Equations
Current position: Tenure-track assistant professor, School of Statistics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (after obtaining his PhD at University of Western Ontario)

Baisen Liu, Postdoc, Sep 2011 - May 2013
Current position: Lecturer in Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, Dalian, China

Haolun Shi, Postdoc, Oct 2018 - Present

Leshun Xu, Postdoc, Oct 2018 - Present

Jiarui (Erin) Zhang, PhD Student, Sep 2019 - Present
Co-supervised with Prof. Liangliang Wang

Sidi Wu, PhD Student, Sep 2018 - Present

Boyi Hu, PhD Student, Sep 2018 - Present

Yanjun Liu, PhD Student, Sep 2018 - Present
Co-supervised with Prof. Liangliang Wang

Barinder Thind, MSc Student, Sep 2018 - Present

Haixu (Alex) Wang, PhD Student, Sep 2017 - Present

Joel Therrien, MSc Student, Sep 2017 - Present

Yajie Zhou, MSc Student in Computer Science, Sep 2016 - Present
Co-supervised with Prof. Jian Pei

Tianyu Guan, PhD Student, Sep 2015 - Present

Yuping Yang, PhD Student, Sep 2015 - Present
Co-supervised with Prof. Richard Lockhart

Chuyuan (Charlene) Lin, MSc Student, Sep 2017 - April 2019
Current Position: Research Assistant, Department of Linguistics, SFU

Haixu (Alex) Wang, Master, Sep 2015 - Aug 2017
Thesis Title: Estimating conditional intensity function of a neural spike train by particle Markov chain Monte Carlo and smoothing
Co-supervised with Prof. Qian (Michelle) Zhou
Current position: PhD student at Simon Fraser University

Bin Zhao, Master Student, Sep 2013 - Aug 2015
Thesis Title: How does Climate Change Affect Forest Fire Rate in British Columbia?
Current position: BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver

Xin Wang, Master, Sep 2012 - Aug 2013
Thesis Title: Functional data analysis for circular data
Current position: Senior Analyst, Trading Risk and Model Development, TD Bank, Toronto

Jing Cai, Master, Sep 2009 - Aug 2011
Thesis Title: Nonparametric Method and Hierarchical Bayesian Approach for Parameter Estimation and Prediction
Current position: Senior Manager, Metrics and Analytics, Scotiabank, Toronto

Jia Xu, Master, Sep 2008 - Aug 2010
Thesis Title: Robust Estimation for Differential Equations, Time Series Analysis on Climate Change and MCMC Simulation of Duration-Of-Load Problem
Current position: Financial analyst at the Shanghai ShuJun Fund Management Co., Shanghai, China

Jiyi Chen, Master, Sep 2008 - Aug 2010
Thesis Title: Automated Load Curve Data Cleansing in Power Systems, Co-supervised with Prof. Ke Wang
Current position: Software Engineer, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Shanghai, China