Statistics Faculty

yuguo chen
Yuguo Chen

  • Professor
  • Department of Statistics
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 101 Illini Hall
  • 725 S. Wright St.
  • Champaign, IL 61820 USA
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  • (217) 244-3932
  • yuguo@illinois.edu
  • Website
  • Educational Background

  • PhD, Statistics, Stanford University, 2001
  • Research Interests

  • Monte Carlo theory and methodology, and their applications to scientific problems
  • Statistical inference on network data
  • State space models and dynamic systems
  • Bioinformatics and population genetics
  • Honors and Appointments

  • Associate Editor, Journal of American Statistical Association (2014-)
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics (2007-)
  • Recent Publications

    Sewell, D. K., Chen, Y., Bernhard, W., and Sulkin, T. (2016). Model-Based Longitudinal Clustering with Varying Cluster Assignments. Statistica Sinica, 26, 205-233.

    Sewell, D. K. and Chen, Y. (2016). Latent Space Models for Dynamic Networks with Weighted Edges. Social Networks, 44, 105-116.

    Sewell, D. K. and Chen, Y. (2015). Latent Space Models for Dynamic Networks. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 110, 1646-1657.

    Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2015). Monte Carlo Algorithms for Identifying Densely Connected Subgraphs. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 24, 827-845.

    Sengupta, S. and Chen, Y. (2015). Spectral Clustering in Heterogeneous Networks. Statistica Sinica, 25, 1081-1106.

    Sewell, D. K. and Chen, Y. (2015). Analysis of the Formation of the Structure of Social Networks using Latent Space Models for Ranked Dynamic Networks. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series C, 64, 611-633.

    Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2013). Sampling for Conditional Inference on Network Data. Journal of the American Statistical Association. In press.

    Chen, Y. (2012). A Theory for the Multiset Sampler. Statistics and Probability Letters, 82, 473-477.

    Wu, B., Lai, T. L., and Chen, Y. (2012). Sequential Planning for Robotic Navigation and Exploration under Uncertainty. In Introduction to Modern Robotics II, 47-68. iConcept Press.

    Dinwoodie, I. H. and Chen, Y. (2011). Sampling Large Tables with Constraints. Statistica Sinica, 21, 1591-1609.