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Emma Jingfei  Zhang

Emma Jingfei Zhang

Assistant Professor, Management Science

(305) 284-9831
Kosar Epstein 408

Research Interests

  • Network Modeling and Inference
  • Monte Carlo Theory and Methodology
  • Point Processes

Selected Publications

Deng, C., Guan, Y., Waagepetersen, R. and Zhang, J. (2017), “Second-order Quasi-likelihood for Spatial Point Processes,” Biometrics, in press.

Zhang, J. and Cao, J. (2017), “Finding Common Modules in a Time-Varying Network with Application to the Drosophila Melanogaster Gene Regulation Network,” Journal of the American Statistical Association, in press.

Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2017), “A Hypothesis Testing Framework for Modularity Based Network Community Detection,” Statistica Sinica, 27, 437-456.

Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2015), “Monte Carlo Algorithms for Identifying Densely Connected Subgraphs,” Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 24, 827-845.

Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2013), “Sampling for Conditional Inference on Network Data,” Journal of the American Statistical Association, 108, 1295-1307.


  • Ph.D., Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014
  • B.S., Mathematics, Nankai University, 2009

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