Bo Li

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I did two years post graduate scientist (post-doc) atInstitute for Mathematics Applied to Geosciences (IMAGe),National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder, CO before  I moved to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2013, and now I am a Professor with Data Science Founder Professorial Scholar.

Research Interests

Spatio-temporal modeling, Functional data, Spatial Extremes, Copula
Bayesian hierarchical modeling
Large-scale data in climatology, atmospheric and environmental science
Public health studies including childhood cancer and human morbidity

Professional Information

Methods

Univariate and multivariate spatio-temporal modeling

Bayesian hierarchical modeling

Copula methods

Applications

Paleoclimate reconstruction

Large data analysis in climatology, atmospheric and environmental science

Public health including childhood cancer and human morbidity

Time series data analysis

Education

PhD, Statistics, Texas A&M University, 2006
M.S. in Statistics, Texas A&M University, May. 2004.
M.S. in Ship and Ocean Engineering Fluid Mechanics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
B.S. in Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Minor in Industrial Foreign Trade, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Office Address

118 Illini Hall
725 S. Wright St.
M/C 374
Champaign, IL 61820

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Research Output

Spatial, Temporal, and Genetic Invasion Dynamics of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Illinois

Stone, C. M., Zuo, Z., Li, B., O’Hara Ruiz, M., Swanson, J., Hunt, J., Kim, C-H. & Smith, R. L., Mar 20 2020, In : Journal of medical entomology. tjaa047.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Assessing models for estimation and methods for uncertainty quantification for spatial return levels

    Cao, Y. & Li, B., Mar 2019, In : Environmetrics. 30, 2, e2508.

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  • Efficient Reconstructions of Common Era Climate via Integrated Nested Laplace Approximations

    Barboza, L. A., Emile-geay, J., Li, B. & He, W., Jul 22 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Forecasting Different Types of Convective Weather: A Deep Learning Approach

    Zhou, K., Zheng, Y., Li, B., Dong, W. & Zhang, X., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Meteorological Research. 33, 5, p. 797-809 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Predicting tree diameter using allometry described by non-parametric locally-estimated copulas from tree dimensions derived from airborne laser scanning

    Xu, Q., Li, B., Maltamo, M., Tokola, T. & Hou, Z., Feb 28 2019, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 434, p. 205-212 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle