Students

Our research team is committed to fostering an inclusive and supportive environment for all students and will adhere to the human rights principles that ensure respect for dignity, individualized accommodation, inclusion and full participation.


Yingying Fu, MSc in Statistics, Aug. 2019 - present, in progress.

Garrett Shay, MSc in Statistics, Aug. 2018 - present, in progress.

Julian DiFrancesco, MSc in Statistics, co-supervised with Professor Jan Vrbik, Aug. 2017 - Sept. 2019, completed his project entitled Detailed Derivation of the Exact Distribution of the K-S Test Statistic and its Asymptotic Form. He is currently a Financial Analyst, Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre, St. Catharines.

Anthony Greco, MSc in Statistics, Aug. 2017 - May 2019, completed his project entitled Active Learning and Optimal Designs. He is currently a TM1 Developer, the Finance Department of Alectra Utilities, Hamilton.

Na Li, MSc in Statistics, co-supervised with Professor Jan Vrbik, Aug. 2016 - June 2018, completed her project entitled Asymptotic Sampling distribution in Simple Linear Regression with Non-normal or Misspecified Error Terms. She is currently a PhD student at Queen's University.

Hassan Moosajee, MSc in Statistics, co-supervised with Professor Meiling Huang, Aug. 2014 - Sept. 2016, completed his project entitled Optimal Designs for Weighted Quantile Regression. He is currently a Senior Analyst, Financial Planning and Analysis at Compass Group, Mississauga.

Wanyi Huang, MSc in Statistics, Aug. 2013 - Sept. 2015, successfully fulfilled and defended her thesis entitled Optimal and Robust Designs of Step-stress Accelerated Life Testing Experiments for Proportional Hazards Models. She is currently a Marketing Assistant at Trinity Wealth Management, Toronto.

Soshi Mizutani, undergraduate honours project, Oct. 2013 - June 2014, completed project entitled Optimal Designs for Shrinkage Estimation in Multiple Linear Regression. He is currently a MSc student in McMaster University.

Mark Krzeminski, MSc in Statistics, June 2011 - August 2013, completed project entitled Optimal Designs for Accelerated Life Tests with Two Stress Factors and Heteroscedasticity. He is currently a Methodologist in Statistics Canada, Ottawa.

Scott Hunt, MSc in Statistics, Sept. 2010 - July 2012, completed project entitled Robust Designs for Accelerated Life Testing Models with a Step-Stress Plan. He is currently a PhD student in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph.

Xiaoyu Chen, MSc in Statistics, Aug. 2009 - June 2011, completed project entitled Modified Huber Function in Case of Asymmetry. She is currently a Statistical Analyst at the Human Resources Department of CIBC in Toronto.

Arnold Chen, MSc in Statistics, Aug. 2009 - July 2011, completed project entitled Robust Optimal Designs for Nonlinear Regression. He is currently a Research and Development Manager at Shanghai MVS Technology CO., LTD.

Xiaoli Shang, MSc in Statistics, Aug. 2008 - Jan. 2010, completed project entitled Optimal Designs for Fourier Regression Models. She is currently a Marketing Analyst in WIND Mobile in Toronto.

Dmitry Tashnev, MSc in Statistics, co-supervised with Professor Meiling Huang, Aug. 2008 - Jan. 2010, completed project entitled On Quantile Regression. He is currently a Softeware Developer in Blackberry Canada, Waterloo, Ontario.

Lin Zhao
, MSc in Statistics, Sept. 2007 - Feb. 2009, completed project entitled Robust Regression Designs for Wavelet Approximation Models. He is a General Manager of Awaking Great Image in Toronto.

David Soave, honours in Statistics, co-supervised with Professor W. K. Yuen, Sept. 2006 - Aug. 2007, completed project entitled Comparison of Discretized Robust Designs against their Competitors. He was awarded his Master Degree in Statistics from the University of Western Ontario in 2008 and PhD in Biostatistics at University of Toronto in 2016, and is currently an Assistant Professor at Wilfrid Laurier University.