Ping Li
Associate Professor, Rutgers University

Department of Statistics & Biostatistics
Department of Computer Science
pl314 [att] rutgers [dot] edu
475 Hill Center, 404 Hill Center, Piscataway, NJ

BigData Seminar, Thursday noon, Hill Center 552 (Lunch provided)

Multiple Postdoc Researcher positions available in Statistics, Learning, Vision, NLP.

Representative Publications

Ping Li, Chris Burges, and Qiang Wu
McRank: Learning to Rank Using Multiple Classifications and Gradient Boosting,

Ping Li, Trevor Hastie, and Kenneth W. Church
Very Sparse Random Projections,

Ping Li, Christian Konig, Anshumali Shrivastava, Josh Moore, Art Owen, Cun-Hui Zhang
Hashing Algorithms for Large-Scale Search & Learning

Ping Li
Adaptive Base Class (ABC) Boosting

Ping Li and Cun-Hui Zhang
Compressed Counting

Ping Li, Gennady Samorodnitsky, and John Hopcroft
Sign Cauchy Projections




Ph.D. in Statistics, Master in Computer Science, Stanford University.

Research Interests

Statistical Computing, Big Data, Data Mining, Information Retrieval


Srping 2012 Categorical Data
Fall 2008, Fall 2009 Theory of Probability
Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Theory of Statistics
Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Statistical Computing
Spring 2010, Fall 2012, Computationally Intensive Statistical Methods

Recent Papers

Ping Li, Michael Mitzenmacher and Anshumali Shrivastava
Coding for Random Projections, Manuscript 2013
A Note on Near Neighbor Search

Ping Li, Cun-Hui Zhang, and Tong Zhang
Compressed Counting Meets Compressed Sensing, Manuscript 2013