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Professor Chenlei Leng (冷琛雷)

I am a statistician interested in developing new methods for analysing large complex data that are high-dimensional, longitudinal, networked, and/or correlated in nature.

I joined Warwick in 2013 as Professor of Statistics. Previously I held regular and visiting faculty positions at Peking University, University of Munich and National University of Singapore. I received a bachelor's degree in mathematics from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) and PhD in statistics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

I co-direct the Oxford-Warwick Statistics Programme (OxWaSP), the EPSRC & MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Next Generational Statistical Science.

During 2016-2017, I chaired the Research Section Committee of the Royal Statistical Society.

Research Activities

Software and papers

I lead the Data-driven Discovery using Statistics (3Ds) group at Warwick.

Tutees: For beginning of term meetings in Term 3 AY 2017/2018, please sign up to meet on 2 May or 4 May.

Office Hours in Term 3 AY 2017/2018: T 10:30-11:30 or by appointment. Please always send an email for appointment in advance.


Office: Room D0.13, Zeeman Building.

Email: C dot Leng at warwick dot ac dot uk

Phone: +44 (0)24 7615 0779

Fax: +44 (0)24 7652 4532

Address: Department of Statistics, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK.