Hyonho Chun


  • B,S,, Seoul National University , Earth Science Education , 2000
  • M.S., Seoul National University , Statistics , 2002
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison , Statistics , 2008

Research Interests

  • Network inference and covariance estimation for high dimensional data
  • Statistical genomics: expression quantitative trait loci mapping methods, statistical methods for analyzing next generation sequencing data
  • Statistical theory and methods for correlated high dimensional low sample size data
  • Nonparametric function estimation and machine learning

Ph.D. Students from Purdue University Department of Statistics

  • Ahmad hakeem Abdul Wahab
  • Kylie Bemis ( Joint with Professor Olga Vitek )
  • Meena Choi ( Joint with Professor Olga Vitek )
  • April Harry ( Joint with Professor Olga Vitek )
  • Robert Ness
  • Ji Hwan Oh


  • Department of Statistics Outstanding Assistant Professor Undergraduate Teaching Award, 2014
For more information about Hyonho Chun, please visit: http://www.stat.purdue.edu/~chunh/