Publications

 


  1. Chen, C., Sun, Y., Euan, C. and Ombao, H. (2017), "Clustering brain signals: A robust approach using functional data ranking," under review.

  2. Krupskiy, P., Harrou, F., Amanda S. Hering and Sun, Y. (2017), "Copula-based monitoring schemes for non-Gaussian multivariate processes," under review.

  3. ​Huang, H. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Total variation depth and its decomposition for outlier detection in functional data," under review.

  4. ​Maadooliat, M., Chen, T. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Collective nonparametric spectral density estimation and clustering," under review.

  5. ​Euan, C., Sun, Y. and Ombao, H. (2017), "Coherence-based time series clustering for brain connectivity visualization," under review.

  6. ​Tang, Y., Wang, H., Sun, Y. and Hering, A. S. (2017), "Copula-based semiparametric model for spatio-temporal data," under review.

  7. ​Sun, Y., Chang, X. and Guan, Y. (2017), "Flexible and efficient estimating equations for variogram estimation," Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, in revision.

  8. ​Yin, G., McCabe, M. F., Mariethoz, G. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Comparison of gap-filling methods for Landsat 7 ETM+ SLC-off imagery," ​International Journal of Remote Sensing, 38(23), 6653-6679.

  9. ​Huang, H. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Visualization and assessment of spatio-temporal covariance properties," Spatial Statistics, to appear.

  10. ​Harrou, F., Sun, Y., Taghezouit, B., Saidi, A. and Hamlati, M.E. (2017), "Reliable fault detection and diagnosis of photovoltaic systems based on statistical monitoring approaches," Renewable Energy, to appear.

  11. ​Huang, H. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Hierarchical low rank approximation of likelihoods for large spatial datasets,Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, to appear. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  12. ​Meng, R., Saade, S., Berger. B, Brien, C., Kurtek, S., Tester, M. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Growth curve registration for evaluating salinity tolerance in barley,Plant Methods, 13-18.

  13. Xie, W., Kurtek, S., Bharath, K. and Sun, Y. (2017), "A Geometric approach to visualization of variability in functional data,Journal of the American Statistical Association, 112:519, 979-993. (supplementary materials) (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  14. Khaldi, B., Harrou, F., Cherifa, F. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Monitoring a robot swarm using a data-driven fault detection approach,Robotics and Autonomous Systems, to appear. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  15. Sun, Y., Hering, A. S. and Browning, J. M. (2017), "Robust bivariate error detection in skewed data with application to historical radiosonde winds," Environmetrics​​, 28, e2431​. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  16. Garoudja, E., Harrou, F., Sun, Y., Kara, K., Chouder, A. and Silvestre. S. (2017), "Statistical fault detection in photovoltaic systems,Solar Energy, 150, 485-499.

  17. Madakyaru, M., Harrou, F. and Sun, Y. (2017), "Improved data-based fault detection strategy and application to distillation columns,Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 107, 22-34.

  18. Harrou, F., Sun, Y. and Madakyaru, M. (2016), "Kullback-Leibler distance-based enhanced detection of incipient anomalies,Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 44, 73-87.

  19. Harrou, F., and Sun, Y. (2016), "Statistical monitoring of linear antenna arrays,Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal, 19, 1781-1787. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  20. Zerrouki, N., Harrou, F. Sun, Y. and Houacine, A. (2016), "Accelerometer and camera-based strategy for improved human fall detection,Journal of Medical Systems , 40: 284. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  21. Harrou, F., Madakyaru, M., Sun, Y. and Khadraoui, S. (2016), "Improved detection of incipient anomalies via multivariate memory monitoring charts: application to an air flow heating system,Applied Thermal Engineering, 109, 65-74. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  22. Sun, Y. and Stein, M. L. (2016), "Statistically and computationally efficient estimating equations for large spatial datasets,Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics,​ 25, 187-208.

  23. Sun, Y., Wang, H. and Fuentes, M. (2016), "Fused adaptive Lasso for spatial and temporal quantile function estimation,​​​ Technometrics, 58, 127-137. (supplementary materials)

  24. Harrou, F., Kadri, F., Khadraoui, S. and Sun, Y. (2016), "Ozone measurements monitoring using data-based approach," Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 100, 220-231. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  25. ​Harrou, F., Sun, Y. and Khadraoui, S. (2016), "Amalgamation of anomaly-detection indices for enhanced process monitoring," Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 40, 365-377.

  26. Kadri, F., Harrou, F., Chaabane, S., Sun, Y. and Tahon, C. (2016), "Seasonal ARMA-based SPC charts for anomaly detection: application to emergency department systems,​​​ Neurocomputing, 173, 2102-2114.

  27. ​Sun, Y. and Stein, M. L. (2015), "A stochastic space-time model for intermittent precipitation occurrences," ​​​ Annals of Applied Statistics, 9, 2110-2132. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  28. Ngo, D., Sun, Y., Genton, M. G., Wu, J., Srinivasan, R., Cramer, S. and Ombao, H. (2015), "An exploratory data analysis of electroencephalograms using the functional boxplots approach,​​​ Frontiers in Neuroscience, 9, Article 282, 1-18. (KAUST Discovery Highlight)

  29. Harrou, F., Kadri, F., Chaabane, S., Tahon, C. and Sun, Y. (2015), "Improved principal component analysis for anomaly detection: application to an emergency department,​​​ Computers & Industrial Engineering, 88, 63-77.

  30. Dupuis, D. J., Sun, Y. and Wang, H. (2015), "Detecting change-points in extremes,"Statistics And Its Interface, 8, 19-31. 

  31. Genton, M. G., Castruccio, S., Crippa, P., Dutta, S., Huser, R., Sun, Y. and Vettori, S. (2015), "Visuanimation in statistics,Stat, 4, 81-96. 

  32. Sun, Y., Bowman, K. P., Genton, M. G., and Tokay, A. (2015), "A Matern model of the spatial covariance structure of point rain rates,Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 29, 411-416. 

  33. Lopez-Pintado, S., Sun, Y., Lin, J. K., and Genton, M. G. (2014), "Simplicial band depth for multivariate functional data,​Advances in Data Analysis and Classification, 8, 321-338. 

  34. Genton, M. G., Johnson, C., Potter, K., Stenchikov, G., and Sun, Y. (2014), "Surface boxplots,Stat, 3, 1-11. 
  35. Surface boxplot software: Installation. ​
    Movie: sbplot. ​

  36. Sun, Y., Hart, J. D. and Genton, M. G. (2013), "Improved nonparametric inference for multiple correlated periodic sequences,Stat, 2, 197-210. 

  37. Apanasovich, T. V., Genton, M. G. and Sun, Y. (2012), "A valid Matern class of cross-covariance functions for multivariate random fields with any number of components,"Journal of the American Statistical Association, 107, 180-193. 

  38. Cooley, D., Cisewski, J., Erhardt, R. J., Jeon, S., Mannshardt, E., Omolo B. O. and Sun, Y. (2012), "A survey of spatial extremes: measuring spatial dependence and modeling spatial effects,REVSTAT, 10, 135-165. 

  39. Sun, Y. and Genton, M. G. (2012), "Functional median polish,Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics, 17, 354-376. 

  40. Sun, Y. and Genton, M. G. (2012), "Adjusted functional boxplots for spatio-temporal data visualization and outlier detection,Environmetrics, 23, 54-64 

  41. Sun, Y., Genton, M. G. and Nychka, D. (2012), "Exact fast computation of band depth for large functional datasets: How quickly can one million curves be ranked?Stat, 1, 68-74. 

  42. Sun, Y., Hart, J. D. and Genton, M. G. (2012), "Nonparametric inference for periodic sequences,Technometrics, 54, 83-96. 
    (ENVR Workshop Student Poster Competition Winner
    R code: (CVmethodapplications). 

  43. Sun, Y., Li, B. and Genton, M. G. (2012), "Geostatistics for large datasets,​" in Advances And Challenges In Space-time Modelling Of Natural Events, J. M. Montero, E. Porcu, M. Schlather (eds), Springer, Vol. 207, Chapter 3, 55-77. 

  44. Sun, Y. and Genton, M. G. (2011), "Functional boxplots,Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 20, 316-334.
    (ASA Student Paper Competition Winner
    R code: fbplot (fast computation)help file
    Matlab code: fbplot (fast computation)​

  45. Xie, Y., Zhao, K., Sun, Y. and Chen, D. (2010), "Gaussian processes for short-Term traffic volume forecasting,Journal of the Transportation Research Board2165, 69-78.
    (TRB Best Paper Award

  46. Sun, Y. and Lu, X. (2006), "A new method in the construction of two-level fractional factorial designs," Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Information and Management Sciences, Chengdu, China, 512-520.
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