People : Primary Faculty

J. Sunil Rao, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Professor and Director of the Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences
Clinical Research Bldg, R-669
1120 NW 14th Street, Room 1056
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 243-4252 (office)
(305) 243-5544 (fax)
Personal Website

Research Interests

  • High dimensional model selection.
  • Analysis of high throughput genomic and proteomic data.
  • Mixed model selection (linear mixed and generalized linear mixed models).
  • Predictive modeling.

Recent Publications

Jiang, J., Rao, J.S., Gu, Z and Nguyen, T. (2008). Fence methods for mixed model selection. Annals of Statistics, 36: 1669-1692.

Ishwaran, H. and Rao, J.S. (2005). Spike and slab variable selection: frequentist and Bayes strategies. Annals of Statistics, 33: 730-773.

Ishwaran, H. and Rao, J.S. (2005). Spike and slab gene selection for multigroup microarray data. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 100: 764-780.