Will Wei  Sun

Will Wei Sun

Assistant Professor, Management Science

Research Interests

Machine learning; big data; large-scale convex/non-convex optimization; online advertising; and neuroimaging analysis

Featured Publications

  • Botao Hao, Will Wei Sun, Yufeng Liu, and Guang Cheng (2018), Simultaneous Clustering and Estimation of Heterogeneous Graphical Models, Journal of Machine Learning Research, To Appear.

    Will Wei Sun and Lexin Li (2017), STORE: Sparse Tensor Response Regression and Neuroimaging Analysis, Journal of Machine Learning Research, To Appear.

    Will Wei Sun, Junwei Lu, Han Liu, and Guang Cheng (2017), Provable Sparse Tensor Decomposition, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B, 79, 899-916.

    Will Wei Sun, Xingye Qiao, and Guang Cheng (2016), Stabilized Nearest Neighbor Classifier and Its Statistical Properties, Journal of the American Statistical Association, 111, 1254-1265.

    Wei Sun, Junhui Wang, and Yixin Fang (2013), Consistent Selection of Tuning Parameters via Variable Selection Stability, Journal of Machine Learning Research, 13, 3419-3440.

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor , Management Science, University of Miami School Business School, 2016 - Present


  • Ph.D., Statistics, Purdue University, 2015
  • M.S., Statistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011
  • B.S., Statistics, Nankai University, 2009

Honors and Awards

  • University of Miami Provost Research Award, 2016
  • IMS/Laha Travel Award, 2015, 2013
Will Wei  Sun


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