School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

Staff Profile

Dr Rong Zhu

Research Associate

Background

Dr Rong Zhu is a Research Associate at the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics at Newcastle University. 
She completed her Ph.D degrees in Probability and Mathematical Statistics at Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. 
In her PhD, she studied the ‘Model Averaging Theory and Method for Non-parametric and Semi-parametric Models’.

Research

  • model selection and model averaging in statistics and econometrics;
  • nonparametric/semiparametric estimation and regression;
  • missing data.