~yichuan


Yichuan Zhao, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Room 1342, 25 Park Place
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 413-6446
Fax: (404) 413-6403
E-mail: yichuan@gsu.edu


Dr. Yichuan Zhao is a Full Professor of Statistics, Georgia State University, Atlanta. He has a joint appointment as Associate Member of the Neuroscience Institute and he is also an affiliated faculty member of School of Public Health at Georgia State University. Dr. Zhao has a B.S. and an M.S. in Mathematics from Peking University, and an M.S. in Stochastics and Operations Research from Utrecht University . He received his Ph.D. in Statistics from the Department of Statistics at Florida State University in 2002 under the direction of Professor Ian McKeague. His current research interest focuses on Survival Analysis, Empirical Likelihood Method, Nonparametric Statistics, Analysis of ROC Curves, High Dimensional Data Analysis, Bioinformatics, Monte Carlo Methods, and Statistical Modeling of Fuzzy Systems. He has published over 80 research articles in Statistics and Biostatistics research fields. Dr. Zhao has has organized the Workshop Series on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics since its initiation in 2012. The ICSA Springer Book from the workshop can be found through New Frontiers of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics. He also organized the 25th ICSA Applied Statistics Symposium in Atlanta as chairs of organizing committee and program committee to great success. The ICSA Springer Book from the Symposium reflects new challenges in the contemporary data era, see the Springer Book: New Advances in Statistics and Data Science for details. He is currently serving on the editorial board, for several statistical journals including Journal of Applied Statistics . Dr. Zhao is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute. He is listed in Who's Who in America.  


  • Teaching
  • Recent Publications
  • Statistics Seminar
  • Professional Activities
  • Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Atlanta, May 4-6, 2012
  • Special Issue "Adaptive and Sequential Methods for Clinical Trials", 2012
  • The 2nd Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Atlanta, May 10-12, 2013
  • Statistics & its Interactions with Other Disciplines, June 5-7, 2013
  • The 3rd Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Atlanta, May 9-11, 2014
  • 2014 ICSA and KISS Joint Applied Statistics Symposium in Portland, Oregon, June 15-18, 2014
  • The 4th Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Atlanta, May 8-10, 2015
  • The 4th Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics in Atlanta, May 8-10, 2015
  • 2015 International Conference on Statistics and its Applications (iCSA 2015), Shanghai, July 19-21, 2015
  • Call For Papers: Special Issue on Novel Computational Approaches and Applications in Cancer Research
  • The 25th International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) Applied Statistics Symposium in Atlanta, June 12-15, 2016
  • The 5th Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics in Atlanta, May 5-7, 2017
  • 2017 ICSA International Conference on Data Science with the Focus on Lifetime Data, Jilin City, Jilin, China, July 2 - 5, 2017
  • Call For Papers: Springer Book on New Frontiers of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research
  • Call For Papers: Special Issue on New Advances in Biostatistics
  • The 6th Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics in Atlanta, May 4-6, 2018
  • 2018 IISA International Conference on Statistics, Univ. of Florida, FL, May 17 - 20, 2018
  • The 2018 ICSA China Conference with the Focus on Data Science, Qingdao, Shandong, China, on July 2-5, 2018