Tonglin Zhang
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Education
 09/198707/1991:
 Department Mathematics,
Peking University
B.S. in Mathematics
 09/199107/1994:
 Department of Probability and
Statistics,
Peking University
M.S. in Statistics
 09/199805/2002:

Department of Statistics, University of Michigan
Ph.D. in Statistics
 08/2002:

Department of Statistics, Purdue University
Faculty: Assistant Professor(08/200207/2009); Associate Professor (082009)
Research Works
 My Area:
 Problems in restricted parameter.
 Spatial statistical analysis.
 Reduce sample size by compound in clinical trial.
 Publications:
 Zhang, T. and Lin, G. (2009). Spatial scan statistics in loglinear models. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 53, 28512858.
 Zhang, T. and Lin, G. (2009). Cluster detection based on spatial associations and iterated residuals in generalized linear mixed models. Biometrics, 65,353360.
 Zhuang, Q., Zhang, T., Xiao, J. and Luo, T. (2009). Quantification of net primary production of Chinese forest ecosystems with spatial statistical approaches. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, 14, 8599.
 Zhang, T. (2008). A limiting distribution of G statistics. Statistics and Probability Letters, 78, 16561661.
 Zhang, T. and Lin, G. (2008). Identification of local clusters for count data: a modelbased Moran's I test. Journal of Applied Statistics, 35, 293306.
 Zhang, T. and Lin, G. (2007). A decomposition of Moran's I for clustering detection. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 51, 61236137.
 Lin, G. and Zhang, T. (2007). Loglinear residual tests of Moran'I autocorrelation: an application to Kentucky breast cancer incidence data. Geographical Analysis, 39, 293310.
 DasGupta, A. and Zhang, T. (2006). On the false discovery rates of a frequentist: asymptotic expansions. IMS Lecture Notes Monograph, 50, 190212.
 Zhang, T. and Lin, G. (2006). A supplemental indicator of highvalue or lowvalue spatial clustering . Geographical Analysis, 38, 209225.
 Zhang, T. (2006). A modification for Bayesian credible intervals. Communication in Statistics, 35, 17031711.
 Zhang, T. (2006). Existence of the signal in the signal plus background model. IMS Lecture Notes Monograph, 50, 144155.
 DasGupta, A. and Zhang, T. (2005). Inference for binomial and multinomial parameters. As a chapter of the book Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences, 2nd edition, edited by Drs. N. Balakrishman and Campbell B. Read and Brani Vidakovic, published by Wiley.
 Zhang. T. and Woodroofe, M. (2005). Admissible minimax prediction of the signal with known background. Statistica Sinica, 15, 5972.
 Lin, G. and Zhang, T. (2004). A method for testing lowvalue spatial clustering for rare diseases . Acta Tropica, 91, 279289.
 Zhang, T. and Woodroofe. M. (2003). Credible and confidence sets for restricted parameter spaces. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 115, Page 479490.
 Zhang. T. and Woodroofe, M. (2002). Credible and confidence sets for the ratio of variance components in the balanced oneway model . Sankhya, 64, Page 545560.
 Woodroofe, M. and Zhang, T. (2002). Discussion of ``Setting confidence intervals for bounded parameters'', by Mark Mandelkern. Statistical Science, 17, Page 168171.
Teaching Sections
Stat 511: Statistical Methods, Spring 2014.
Stat 525: Intermediate Statistical Methodology, Spring 2014

How to contact me?

Department of Statistics

Purdue University

250 North University Street, 172
 West Lafayette, IN 479072066
 Tel: (765)4962097

tlzhang@purdue.edu