Current Member

Guang Cheng

Funding provided by Eric and Wendy Schmidt
Affiliation
Mathematics
Field of Study
Statistics
Home Institution
Purdue University

Guang Cheng is directing a big data theory research group, whose major goal is to develop computationally efficient inferential tools for big data with statistical guarantees. Currently, he is interested in the statistical foundation of deep learning and reinforcement learning.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Mathematics
9/2019current Fall
Degrees
University of Wisconsin, Madison Ph.D., 2006
Honors
University Faculty Scholar, Purdue University 2018
Simons Fellowship in Mathematics, Simons Foundation 2014
Noether Lecture, Joint Statistical Meeting 2013
Noether Young Scholar Award, American Statistical Association 2012
CAREER Award, NSF 2012
Appointments
Purdue University 2016 Full Professor of Statistics