Giles Hooker

Associate Professor
Statistical Science, Computing and Information Science/Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Contact Information

1186 Comstock Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-1638

Giles Hooker

Associate Professor
Statistical Science, Computing and Information Science/Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Expertise

Machine learning; dynamical systems; computational methods in statistics; statistical applications; functional data analysis

Current Research Interest

Quantifying uncertainty in machine learning; diagnostic methods for machine learning models; statistical inference for differential equation models; applications of functional data analysis in ecology; robust statistical methods

Distinction

National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Tim Matthews Memorial Fulbright Scholarship

Selected Publications

Hall, Peter and Giles Hooker. “Truncated Linear Models for Functional Data.” Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B 78, no. 3 (2016): 637-653.

Mentch, Lucas and Giles Hooker. “Quantifying Uncertainty in Random Forests via Confidence Intervals and Hypothesis Tests.” Journal of Machine Learning Research 17, no. 3 (2015): 1-41.

Cornell Research Website Article

Statistics, Machine Learning, Uncertainty