Ping Li
Associate Professor, Rutgers University


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

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

Representative Publications

Ping Li
CoRE Kernels

Ping Li, Kenneth Church, and Trevor Hastie. (Essential idea on Figure 3)
2005 paper on Conditional Random Sampling (CRS) using smallest k sketches.
2006 paper generalized CRS to real-valued data.

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

Anshumali Shrivastava, Ping Li, and Michael Mitzenmacher
Hashing for Near Neighbor Search

Awards

AFOSR-YIP, ONR-YIP

Education

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

Research Interests

Statistical Computing, Big Data, Data Mining, Information Retrieval

Teaching

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