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Haipeng Xing is Assistant Professor of records at Columbia college. He bought the Ph.D. measure in 2005 from Stanford college. His learn pursuits comprise monetary econometrics and engineering, time sequence modeling and adaptive keep an eye on, fault detection, and change-point problems.
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