International Journal of Probability and Statistics

International Journal of Probability and Statistics aims to publish refereed, well-written original research articles, and studies that describe the latest research and developments in the area of probability and statistics, and to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in the area of Probability and Statistics.

Wei Ning

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Probability and Statistics

Assistant Professor, Bowling Green State University, USA

Research Areas

Change Point Problem, Mixture Models, Statistics in Genetics, Biostatistics


2002-2006Ph.DSyracuse University, Syracuse, NY.
2000-2002M.ScSyracuse University, Syracuse, NY.
1994-1999B.ScUniversity of Science and Technology of China


2006-presentBowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, Assistant Professor
2000-2006Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, Graduate Teaching Assistant

Publications: Journals

[1]  Ning, W. (2011). Empirical Likelihood Ratio Test for a Mean Change Point Model with a Linear Trend Followed by an Abrupt Change. Accepted. Journal of Applied Statistics.
[2]  Yan, C.J., Zhang, S.G. and Ning, W. (2011). Estimation of the Improper Linear Regression Models with Complex-valued Data. Accepted. Journal of the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
[3]  Ning, W. and Zhao, L. (2010). A Moment-based Test for the Mixture Distributions With Small Sample Sizes and Its Application. Far East Journal of Theoretical Statistics. 33(1), 23-39.
[4]  Zhang, S.G., Liao, Y. and Ning, W. (2010). Asymptotic Properties of Quasi-Maximum Likelihood Estimates in Generalized Linear Models. Accepted. Communication in Statistics{Theory and Methods.
[5]  Ning, W., Gao, Y. C, and Dudewicz, E. J. Chapter 8: Fitting Mixture Distributions Using A Mixture of Generalized Lambda Distributions with Computer Code. Book chapter of Handbook of Fitting Statistical Distributions with R (Ed. by Duedewicz, E.J. and Karian, Z.A.) Publishing date: October 1, 2010.
[6]  Ning, W., Gupta, A. K., (2009) Change Point Analysis For Generalized Lambda Distributions. Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation. 38, 1789-1802.
[7]  Ning, W., Zhang, S. G. and Yu, C. (2009). A Moment-Based Test for the Homogeneity in Mixture Natural Exponential Family with Quadratic Variance Functions. Statistics and Probability Letters. 79(6), 828-834.
[8]  Ning, W., Gupta, A. K., Yu., C. and Zhang, S. G., (2009). A Moment-Based Test for Homogeneity in Finite Mixture Models. Communication in Statistics-Theory and Methods. 38, 1371-1382.
[9]  Ning, W., Gao, Y. C, and Dudewicz, E. J., (2008). Fitting Mixture Distributions Using Generalized Lambda Distributions and Comparisons with Normal Mixtures. American Journal of Mathematical and Management Science. Vol. 28, NOS. 1&2, 81-99.
[10]  Ning, W. and Kim, H. J., (2008). Residual Pattern Based Test for Interaction in Two-way ANOVA. Biometrical Journal, 50(3), 431-445.
[11]  Ning, W., (2008). Detecting an Unconditionally Identifiable Pattern in Two-way ANOVA. Advances and Applications in Statistics. Vol. 9(2), 247-260.
[12]  Ning, W., (2007). A Moment-based Test of Genetic Linkage Under Heterogeneity. JP Journal of Biostatistics, Vol. 1, (3) 267-281.