Yi Yu is an Associate Professor in the Department of Statistics, University of Warwick and a Turing Fellow at the Alan Turing Institute, previously a Lecturer in the University of Bristol, a postdoc of Professor Richard Samworth and a graduate student of Professor Zhiliang Ying. She obtained my academic degrees from Fudan University (B.S. in Mathematics, July 2009 and Ph.D. in Mathematical Statistics, July 2013).
Yi's research interests are high-dimensional statistics and network studies. She has been working on theoretical, methodological and computational aspects of variable selection, post-selection inference and tuning parameter selection in regression problems, survival analysis, network analysis, and time series analysis.