Xiaodong Lin

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Associate Professor
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100 Rock: Room 5143
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Academic Info

Ph.D., Purdue University; Statistics
M.S., Purdue University; Computer Science
M.S., Purdue University; Statistics


Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics, Time Series and Forecasting, Data Privacy and Confidentiality


Financial Time Series, Time Series Modeling for Business, Statistics Methods in Business

Professor Lin’s research focuses on machine learning and data mining, where he develops efficient tools for the structural learning of massive data and flexible methods for understanding complex networks. He also works on data privacy and confidentiality, in particular, decision theoretic frameworks for evaluating risk and utility tradeoffs. Professor Lin is an Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute (ISI).