Tengyao Wang

Department of Statistical Science
University College London
1-19 Torrington Place
London WC1E 7HB, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 20 7679 1862

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About me

I am a Lecturer in Statistical Data Science in the Department of Statistical Science, University College London. Previously, I was a research fellow at Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information, University of Cambridge and a PhD student of Prof Richard Samworth.

I currently hold a three-year EPSRC New Investigator Award on 'Change-point analysis in high dimensions' [EP/T02772X/1].

Research interests

I am broadly interested in the area of high-dimensional statistics. My research aims to develop computationally efficient procedures for high-dimensional problems, while at the same time understanding the potential statistical limitations imposed by computational constraints. Below are some of my current research topics.

Publications and preprints [ by date | by area ]

Statistical publications
Statistical software packages
Applied collaborations


I am teaching STAT0004 (Introduction to Practical Statistics) in Spring 2021. [Moodle link]