Heng  Peng



 Associate Professor

 Department of Mathematics




    B.S.  (1997), The University of Science and Technology of China  (USTC)
    M.S.  (2000), The University of Science and Technology of China
    Ph.D. (2003), The Chinese University of Hong Kong  (CUHK)



 Working Experience

   12/2003-6/2006    Research Associate,  Department of Operation Research and Financial
      Engineering, Princeton University
   9/2006-8/2014    Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, HKBU
   9/2014-Present    Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, HKBU



  MATH 3806  Multivariate Statistical  Methods
 MATH 3825  Life Insurance and Life Contingencies
  STAT 3830  Time Series  and Forecasting
  SCI 7520   Actuarial Statistics



 Research Interesting


   Financial Econometric


      Data-analytic Modeling

      Model Selection

      Nonparametric Methods



Selected Publications


Huang, T., Peng, H. and Zhang, K. (2016), Model Selection for Gaussian Mixture Models, accepted by  Statistica Sinica

Li, G. R., Peng, H., Dong, K and Tong, T. J. (2014), Simultaneous Confidence Bands and Hypothesis Testing for Single-index Models, Statistica Sinica, 24, 937-955.

Cui, X., Peng, H., Wen, S. Q. and Zhu, L. X. (2013), Component selection in an additive models, Scandinavian Journal of Statistics,  40, 491-510. 

Lin, H. Z., and Peng, H., (2013), Smoothed rank correlation of the Linear transformation regression model, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 57, 615-630.

  Li, G. R., Peng, H., Zhang J. and Zhu, L. X. (2012), Robust Rank correlation based Screening, The Annals of Statistics, 40, 1846-1877.

Peng, H. and Lu, Y. (2012), Model Selection in Linear Mixed Effects Models, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 109, 109-129.

Peng, H. and Huang, T. (2011), Penalized Least Squares for Single Index Models, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 141, 1362-1379.

Li, G. R., Peng, H. and Zhu, L. X., (2011), Nonconcave Penalized M-estimation with Diverging Number of Parameters,  Statistica Sinica, 21, 391-420.

Zhang, W. Y. and Peng H.,  (2010), Simultaneous confidence band and hypothesis test in generalized varying-coefficient models, Journal of Multivariate Analysis , 101, No. 7, 1656-1680.

Ait-Sahalia, Y., Fan, J. and Peng, H. (2009).  Nonparametric transition-based tests for diffusions, Journal of American Statistical Association, Vol 104, No 487, 1102-1116.

Zhu, L.X., Miao, B.Q., and Peng, H.(2006), On Sliced Inverse Regression with large dimensional covariates, Journal of American Statistical Association, Vol 101, No. 474, 630-643.  

Fan, J., Peng H., and Huang, T., (2005),  Semilinear high-dimensional model for normalization of mircoarray data: a theoretical analysis and partial consistency (with discussion), Journal of American Statistical Association, Vol 100, No. 471, 781-796.

Fan, J. and Peng H., (2004), Nonconcave penalized likelihood with a diverging number of parameters, The annals of statistics, Vol 32, No 3, 928-961. 

Updated April. 6, 2016











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