Portrait of Yi Yang 

Yi Yang

Assistant Professor of Statistics

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

McGill University


Burnside Hall, Room 1241
805 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, QC H3A 0B9, Canada
Email: yi.yang6@mcgill.ca
Tel: +1-514-398-4400 ext. 2793

Research Interest

I am interested in

  • Statistical machine learning and datamining

  • Statistical computing

  • High-dimensional statistics

  • Variable selection

  • Nonparametric classification and regression

  • Applications of statistics in biostatistics, actuarial science and finance

Research Opportunities

I have opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students to assist with various research projects. Please contact me to learn about specific research and training opportunities.