Wenbin Lu, Ph.D.

Dr. Wenbin Lu is Professor of Statistics at North Carolina State University. He obtained his Ph.D. from Department of Statistics at Columbia University in 2003. His research interests include biostatistics, high-dimensional data analysis, statistical and machine learning methods for precision medicine, and network data analysis. 

Dr. Lu has published more than 100 papers in a variety of statistical journals, including Biometrika, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (Series B), Annals of Statistics, and Journal of Machine Learning Research. He has graduated 26 Ph.D. students. His research is partly funded by several grants from the National Institute of Health. He is an Associate Editor for Biostatistics, Biometrics and Statistica Sinica, and a fellow of American Statistical Association.


Statistical and Machine Learning Methods for Optimal Treatment Regime Estimation and Inference
Wenbin Lu Q&A