Le Bao

Associate Professor of Statistics

Le Bao

Research Summary

Bayesian methods, data mining, computational methods, applications in health, environmental and social sciences.

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Hiv Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Importance Sampling Statistical Models Incidence Sentinel Surveillance Infection Surveys And Questionnaires Mixture Model Assignment Pregnant Women Population Genome United Nations Deer Model Uncertainty Tea Animals Exponential Model Genes Endogenous Retroviruses Forecast Sampling Surface Wind

Most Recent Papers

The Estimation and Projection Package Age-Sex Model and the r-hybrid model

Jeffrey W. Eaton, Tim Brown, Robert Puckett, Robert Glaubius, Kennedy Mutai, Le Bao, Joshua A. Salomon, John Stover, Mary Mahy, Timothy B. Hallett, 2019, AIDS on p. S235-S244

Modeling the marked presence-only data: a case study of estimating the female sex worker size in Malawi

Ian Laga, Le Bao, Xiaoyue Niu, 2019, arXiv preprint arXiv:1912.07099

Bayesian estimation of MSM population size in Cote d’Ivoire

Abhirup Datta, Wenyi Lin, Amrita Rao, Daouda Diouf, Abo Kouame, Jessie Edwards, Le Bao, Thomas Louis, Stefan Baral, 2019, Statistics and Public Policy on p. 1--13

Tea consumption and longitudinal change in high-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentration in Chinese adults

Shue Huang, Junjuan Li, Yuntao Wu, Sareh Ranjbar, Aijun Xing, Haiyan Zhao, Yanxiu Wang, Gregory C. Shearer, Le Bao, Alice H. Lichtenstein, Shouling Wu, Xiang Gao, 2018, Journal of the American Heart Association on p. e008814

Assignment of endogenous retrovirus integration sites using a mixture model

David R. Hunter, Le Bao, Mary Poss, 2017, Annals of Applied Statistics on p. 751-770

Incorporation of hierarchical structure into estimation and projection package fitting with examples of estimating subnational HIV/AIDS dynamics

Xiaoyue Niu, Amy Zhang, Tim Brown, Robert Puckett, Mary Mahy, Le Bao, 2017, AIDS on p. S51-S59

Accounting for nonsampling error in estimates of HIV epidemic trends from antenatal clinic sentinel surveillance

Jeffrey W. Eaton, Le Bao, 2017, AIDS on p. S61-S68

Statistical models for incorporating data from routine HIV testing of pregnant women at antenatal clinics into HIV/AIDS epidemic estimates

Ben Sheng, Kimberly Marsh, Aleksandra B. Slavkovic, Simon Gregson, Jeffrey W. Eaton, Le Bao, 2017, AIDS on p. S87-S94

Incorporating Hierarchical Structure Into Dynamic Systems: An Application Of Estimating HIV Epidemics At Sub-National And Sub-Population Level

Le Bao, Ben Sheng, Xiaoyue Niu, Yuan Tang, Tim Brown, Peter Ghys, Jeff Eaton, 2016, arXiv preprint arXiv:1602.05665

Comment on Quasi-Monte Carlo sampling by Gerber and Chopin

Le Bao, 2015, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B

Most-Cited Papers

Estimating and Projecting Trends in HIV/AIDS Generalized Epidemics Using Incremental Mixture Importance Sampling

Adrian E. Raftery, Le Bao, 2010, Biometrics on p. 1162-1173

Bias correction and bayesian model averaging for ensemble forecasts of surface wind direction

Le Bao, Tilmann Gneiting, Eric P. Grimit, Peter Guttorp, Adrian E. Raftery, 2010, Monthly Weather Review on p. 1811-1821

Modelling HIV epidemics in the antiretroviral era

Tim Brown, Le Bao, Adrian E. Raftery, Joshua A. Salomon, Rebecca F. Baggaley, John Stover, Patrick Gerland, 2010, Sexually transmitted infections

An Exponential model for infinite rankings

Marina Meilǎ, Le Bao, 2010, Journal of Machine Learning Research on p. 3481-3518

Modelling national HIV/AIDS epidemics

Le Bao, Joshua A. Salomon, Tim Brown, Adrian E. Raftery, Daniel R. Hogan, 2012, Sexually Transmitted Infections

A new infectious disease model for estimating and projecting HIV/AIDS epidemics.

Le Bao, 2012, Sexually Transmitted Infections

The population history of endogenous retroviruses in mule deer (odocoileus hemionus)

Pauline L. Kamath, Daniel Elleder, Le Bao, Paul C. Cross, John H. Powell, Mary Poss, 2014, Journal of Heredity on p. 173-187

Statistical models for incorporating data from routine HIV testing of pregnant women at antenatal clinics into HIV/AIDS epidemic estimates

Ben Sheng, Kimberly Marsh, Aleksandra B. Slavkovic, Simon Gregson, Jeffrey W. Eaton, Le Bao, 2017, AIDS on p. S87-S94

Accounting for nonsampling error in estimates of HIV epidemic trends from antenatal clinic sentinel surveillance

Jeffrey W. Eaton, Le Bao, 2017, AIDS on p. S61-S68

A stochastic infection rate model for estimating and projecting national HIV prevalence rates.

Le Bao, Adrian E. Raftery, 2010, Sexually Transmitted Infections