Nan Lin

Associate Professor of Mathematics​ and Biostatistics (School of Medicine)
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
research interests:
  • Statistical Computing in Massive Data
  • Bioinformatics
  • Bayesian Quantile Regression
  • Longitudinal Data and Functional Data Analysis
  • Statistical Applications in Anesthesiology
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mailing address:

  • Washington University
  • CB 1146
  • One Brookings Drive
  • St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
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​Professor Lin's applied research involves statistical analysis of data from anesthesiology, genomics, and cognition.

Lin’s methodological research is in the areas of statistical computing for massive data, Bayesian regularization, bioinformatics, longitudinal and functional data analysis and psychometrics. His applied research involves statistical analysis of data from anesthesiology, genomics and cognition. He teaches a wide range of statistics courses, including mathematical statistics, Bayesian statistics, linear models, experimental design, statistical computation, and nonparametric statistics.