Hyonho Chun

Picture of 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
  • Nonparametric function estimation and machine learning
  • 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

Ph.D. Students from Purdue University Department of Statistics

  • Lin-Yang Cheng ( Joint with Professor Olga Vitek )
  • April Harry ( Joint with Professor Olga Vitek )
  • 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/