Wenguang Sun

Associate Professor of Data Sciences and Operations
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PhD, University of Pennsylvania; BS, Peking University

Wenguang Sun is a statistician whose research interests include large-scale multiple testing, high-dimensional inference, statistical decision theory, and causal inference. His research has been published in leading statistical journals including Journal of the American Statistical Association and Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B. Professor has won several research awards including the ENAR Distinguished Student Paper Award and Saul Winegrad Dissertation Award from University of Pennsylvania. He received a grant from the National Science Foundation on large-scale multiple testing. Prior to joining USC, he was a faculty member at the Department of Statistics at North Carolina State University.

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Tony Cai, Wenguang Sun, Weinan Wang () "CARS: a covariate-assisted approach to large-scale two-sample inference with sparse means ,".
Pallavi Basu, Tony Cai, Wenguang Sun, Kironmoy Das () "False discovery rate control for weighted multiple hypothesis testing ,".
Tony Cai, Wenguang Sun () "Optimal Screening of Sparse Signals, with Applications to Multistage High-throughput Studies ,"  Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B.
Weinan Wang, Wenguang Sun () "SMART: multi-stage adaptive testing for sparse signal recovery. ,".
Tony Cai, Wenguang Sun () "Large-Scale Global and Simultaneous Inference: Estimation and Testing in Very High Dimensions ,"  Annual Review of Economics  9.
Tao Feng, Pallavi Basu, Wenguang Sun, Wendy Mack () "Control of false discovery rate and optimal design for high-throughput screening. ,".
Wenguang Sun, Zhi Wei () "Hierarchical recognition of sparse patterns in large-scale simultaneous inference. ,"  Biometrika  102, 267-280.
Wenguang Sun, Brian Reich, Tony Cai, Michele Guidani, Armin Schwartzman () "False Discovery Control in Large-Scale Spatial Multiple Testing ,"  Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B  77, 59-83.
Hongyuan Cao, Wenguang Sun, Michael Kosorok () "The optimal power puzzle: scrutiny of the monotone likelihood ratio assumption in multiple testing ,"  Biometrika  100, 495-502.
Wenguang Sun, Alex McLain () "Multiple testing of composite null hypotheses in heteroscedastic models ,"  Journal of the American Statistical Association.
Gareth James, Wenguang Sun, Xinghao Qiao () "Discussion of Clustering Random Curves Under Spatial Interdependence with Application to Service Accessibility ,"  Technometrics  54, 123-126.
Wenguang Sun, Zhi Wei () "Multiple Testing for Pattern Identification, With Applications to Microarray Time-Course Experiments ,"  Journal of the Americal Statistical Association.