Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University
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George Mason University

Wanli Qiao

Assistant Professor, Statistics

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  • 703-993-1707 (office)
  • Nguyen Engineering Building, 1719
    4400 University Drive, MS 4A7
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Geometric features embedded in point clouds are interesting to researchers in many scientific fields such as geoscience, astronomy and neuroscience. Wanli Qiao’s research interests include statistical inference, probability theory and algorithms related to these geometric objects. His recent work focuses on the geometric applications of non-parametric statistics and extreme value theory. Qiao also has financial modeling experience, which he tries to leverage in his academic research and lectures.

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Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor


Research interests

Nonparametric statistics
Machine learning
Extreme value theory