Guanqun (Vivian) Cao
Assistant Professor

Research Areas - Statistics

Office: 218 B Parker Hall

218 B Parker Hall
Auburn, AL 36849-5319

Phone: (334) 844-6563


Ph.D., Michigan State University 2012

Professional Employment

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University 2012 - present

Honors and Awards

Laha Award, Institute of Mathematical Statistics 2011

Professional Activities

ASA, American Statistical Association
ICSA, International Chines Statistical Association

Research and Teaching Interests

Functional/longitudinal data, Non- and semi-parametric models, polynomial spline smoothing.

Selected Publications

  1. Cao, G., Yang, L. and Todem, D. (2012) Simultaneous inference for the mean function based on dense functional data. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 24(2), 359-377. 
  2. Cao, G., Todem, D., Yang, L. and Fine, J. (2013) Evaluating statistical hypotheses using weakly-identifiable estimating functions. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 40(2), 256-273.

Last updated: 08/07/2015