Jing Xi

Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science Department
College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management

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Email: xij@uwstout.edu

Research Interests: -Phylogenetics -Graphical Models -Loglinear Models -Contingency Tables -Algebraic Statistics -Polyhedral Geometry

Professional Interests: Computing Skills: Programming, C, C++, R, Maple, SAS, Mathamatica. Experience with Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office.

Languages

  • Chinese (Fluent/Native/Near Native)
  • Japanese (Beginner)

Education

    • Ph D Statistics
      University of Kentucky
      Lexington, KY, United States, 2013
    • MA Statistics
      University of Kentucky
      Lexington, KY, United States, 2011
    • BA Statistics
      University of Science and Technology of China
      Hefei, Anhui, China, China, 2008

Licensures and Certifications

  • Society of Actuaries (SOA):
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Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • North Carolina State University , Department of Mathematics
        Post Doctoral Research Scholar
        September 2013 - 2016
      • University of Kentucky , CPH (College of Public Health) Consulting Lab
        Research Assistant
        February 2012 - 2013
      • University of Kentucky , Department of Statistics
        Research Assistant
        February 2011 - September 2011
      • University of Kentucky, Department of Statistics
        Teaching Assistant
        September 2008 - September 2010

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Xi, J., Xie, & Yoshida (Accepted). Distributations of Topological Tree Metrics between a Species tree and Gene tree . Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics.
    • Wallace, White, Xi, J., Kryscio, Milbrandt, Talwalker, & Iwinski (Accepted). Pedobarographic Changes in Ponseti Treated Clubfeet with and without Anterior Tibialis Tendon Transfer: Changes due to Growth and Surgical Intervention. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B.
    • Syndergaard, Al-Sabbagh, Kryscio, Xi, J., Ding, Ebersole, & Miller (2014). Salivary Biomarkers Associated with Gingivitis and Response to Therapy . Journal of Periodontology .
    • Randall, Stevens, Yepes, Randall, Kudrimoti, Feddock, Xi, J., Kryscio, & Miller (2013). Analysis of Factors Influencing the Development of Xerostomia During Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy . Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodonrology, 115(6), 772-779.
    • Xi, J., Yoshida, & Haws (Accepted). Estimating the Number of Binary Multi-way Tables Via Sequential Importance Sampling . Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics.
    • Xi, J., & Yoshida The Characteristic Inset Polytope for Diagnosis Models. SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics.

    Reprint

    • Xi, J., Xie, Yoshida, & Forcey Stochastic Safety Radius on Neighbor-Joining method and Balanced Minimal Evolution on Small Trees (Reprint). .
    • Davidson, Rusinko, Vernon, & Xi, J. Modeling the Distribution of Phylogenetic Distance Data in Euclidean Space (Reprint). Algebraic and Geometric Methods in Applied Discrete Mathematics.
    • Xi, J., & Sullivant Sequential Importance Sampling for Two-dimensional Ising Models (Reprint). .

Presentations

    Uncategorized

    • Xi, J. (October 3, 2015). Stochastic Safety Radius on NJ and BME methods for Small Trees. Special Session on the Mathematics of Evolution at the AMS Fall Western Meeting , Chicago, IL, United States.
    • Xi, J. (October 25, 2014). The Sequential Importance Sampling for Two-Dimensional Ising Models at Special Session on Algebraic Statistics. AMS Fall Western Section Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States.
    • Xi, J. (August 25, 2014). The Sequential Importance Samping for Two-dimensional Ising Models. Prague Stochastics 2014, Prague, Czech Republic.
    • Xi, J. (May 19, 2014). The Sequential Importance Sampling for Two-dimensional Ising Models. Algebraic Statistics 2014, Chicago , IL, United States.
    • Xi, J. (September 12, 2012). The Characteristics Imset Polytope for Diagnosis Models . 9th Workshops on Uncertainty Processing (WUPES), Mariánské Lázně, Czech Republic.
    • Xi, J. (July 23, 2012). The Characteristics Imset Polytope for Diagnosis Models . Workshop on Convex Polytopes, Kyoyo, Japan.
    • Xi, J. (June 8, 2012). The Characteristics Imset Polytope for Diagnosis Models. Algebraic Statistics in the Alleghenies, Old Main, PA, United States.
    • Xi, J. (April 16, 2012). Estimating the Number of Tables via Sequential Sampling. 2011 Workshop on Graphical Models: Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
    • Xi, J. (October 6, 2011). Estimating the Number of Tables via Sequential Importance Sampling . 2011 SIAM Conference on Applied Algebraic Geometry, Raleigh, NC, United States.

Professional Memberships

  • American Statistical Association (ASA)