Portrait of Yi Yang 

Yi Yang

Assistant Professor of Statistics at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Associate Member at the School of Computer Science
Member of the Quantitative Life Science Program
McGill University

Contact

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

Research Interest

I am interested in

  • Statistical machine learning and datamining

  • Statistical computing

  • High-dimensional statistics

  • Applications of statistics in bioinformatics, computational biology, medicine and actuarial science.

Research Opportunities

I have opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students to assist with various research projects. Visitors whose research interests closely align with mine are also welcome. Please contact me to learn about specific research and training opportunities.