TANG, Man Lai

BSc, MPhil, CUHK; PhD, UCLA
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics

Hong Kong Baptist University
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Research Interests: Exact methods for discrete data, Equivalence/Non-inferiority trials, Biostatistics
Telephone: (+852) 3411-7018
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(+852) 3411-5811
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Office: FSC1201, Fong Shu Chuen Building, HKBU
Professional Service: Editorial Board Member, Advances and Applications in Statistical Sciences
Associate Editor, Commmunications in Statistics - Theorey & Methods
Associate Editor, Commmunications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation Editorial Board Member, Journal of Probability and Statistics
Editorial Advisory Board Member, The Open Medical Informatics Journal
Books
  1. 邵慰慈、鄧文禮 (2008) 統計學概論, 香港教育圖書公司
  2. Ng, Kai-Wang, Tian, Guo-Liang, and Tang, Man-Lai. (2011). Dirichlet and Related Distributions: Theory, Methods and Application. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York.

Honors
  1. Elected Member, International Statistical Institute
  2. 第九屆全國統計科研優秀成果獎 (課題論文獎:二等獎) (Tang, Nian-Sheng, Tang, Man-Lai, and Wang, Shun-Fang. (2007). Sample size determination for matched-pair equivalence trials using rate ratio. Biostatistics, 8, 625 - 631.)
  3. 第十屆全國統計科研優秀成果獎(課題論文獎: 一等獎) (Tian, Maozai and Tang, Man-Lai. 復雜數據統計推斷理論、方法及應用)
  4. 第十屆全國統計科研優秀成果獎(課題論文獎:二等獎) (Tang, Nian-Sheng, Li, Hui-Qiong, and Tang, Man-Lai. (2010). A comparison of methods for the construction of confidence interval construction for relative risk in stratified matched-pair designs. Statistics in Medicine, 29, 46 – 62.)
  5. 2011年度雲南省自然科學獎(二等獎)(唐年勝、王學仁、鄧文禮、李會瓊、陳雪東。生物統計的理論與方法研究) (Link)

Recent Publications (Complete List)
  1. Chen, Ziqi, Shi, Ning-Zhong, Gao, Wei, and Tang, Man-Lai. (2012). Efficient semiparametric mean-association estimation for longitudinal binary responses. Statistics in Medicine, 31, 1323 - 1341.
  2. Choy, Siu-Kai, Jia, Ningning, Tong, Chong-Sze, Tang, Man-Lai, and Lam, Edmund. (2012). A robust computational algorithm for inverse photomask synthesis in optical projection lithography. SIAM Journal on Imaging Sciences, 5, 625 - 651.
  3. Fu, L. Y., Gao, Wei,Tang, Man-Lai, and Shi, Ning-Zhong. (2012). On modeling agreement and category distinguishability on an ordinal scale. Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods, 41, 4413 - 4426.
  4. Pei, Yanbo, Tang, Man-Lai, Wong, Weng-Kee, and Guo, Jianhua. (2012). Confidence intervals for correlated proportion differences from paired data in a two-arm randomized clinical trial. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 21, 167 - 187.
  5. Tang, Man-Lai, Qiu, Shi-Fang, and Poon, Wai-Yin. (2012).Confidence interval construction for disease prevalence based on partial validation series. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 56, 1200 - 1220.
  6. Tang, Man-Lai, Li, Hui-Qiong, and Tang, Nian-Sheng. (2012). Confidence interval construction for proportion ratio in paired studies based on hybrid method. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 21, 361 - 378.
  7. Tang, Man-Lai, Pei, Yanbo, Wong, Weng-Kee, and Li, Jian-Liang. (2012). Goodness-of-fit test for correlated paired binary data. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 21, 331 - 345.
  8. Tang, Man-Lai, Qiu, Shi-Fang, Tang, Nian-Sheng, and Poon, Wai-Yin. (2012). Test procedures for disease prevalence with partially validated data. Journal of Biopharmaceutical Statistical, 22, 368 - 386.
  9. Tian, Guo-Liang, Tang, Man-Lai, Ng, and Liu, Chunling. (2012). Accelerating the quadratic lower-bound algorithm via optimizing shrinkage parameter. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 56, 255 - 265.
  10. Xu, Ping-Feng, Guo, Jianhua, and Tang, Man-Lai. (2012). An improved HT procedure by sharing computations on junction tree in Gaussian graphical models. Statistics and Computing, 22, 1125 - 1133.

Teaching

STAT2110 Regression Analysis