Dr Alan Huang

Lecturer in Statistics

Mathematics
Faculty of Science
alan.huang@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52315

Overview

Dr Huang has an Honours degree in Science (Advanced Mathematics) from the University of Sydney, and a PhD (Statistics) from the University of Chicago on a McCormick Fellowship. He previously lectured at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Technology Sydney, before moving to the University of Queensland where he is currently the Statistics Major Convenor.

Research Interests

  • Count regression and time-series modelling
  • Empirical likelihood
  • Generalized linear models
  • Nonparametric and semiparametric models

Qualifications

  • Doctor in Philosophy, University of Chicago

Publications

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Supervision

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Available Projects

  • Count data often exhibit deviations from a nominal Poisson distribution. This project will look at ways to handle such deviations, both parametrically and non-parametrically.

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Wang, Xun, Williams, Mary-Anne, Gardenfors, Peter, Vitale, Jonathan, Abidi, Shaukat, Johnston, Benjamin, Kuipers, Benjamin and Huang, Alan (2014). Directing human attention with pointing. 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, IEEE RO-MAN 2014, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 25 - 29 August 2014. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. doi: 10.1109/ROMAN.2014.6926249

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.

  • Count data often exhibit deviations from a nominal Poisson distribution. This project will look at ways to handle such deviations, both parametrically and non-parametrically.