Click here back to Dr. Lu' home page.

Dr. Xuewen Lu -- Bibliography





  • Lu*, S., Wu, J. and Lu, X. (2018). Efficient estimation of the varying-coefficient partially linear proportional odds model with current status data. Metrika. In revision.




  • NA



  • Huang*, L., Kopciuk, K. and Lu, X. (2018). Smoothed Jackknife Empirical Likelihood for Weighted Rank Regression with Censored Data. Biostat Biometrics Open Acc J. 2018; 6(2): 555685. DOI: 10.19080/BBOAJ.2018.06.555685
  • Liu, W., Fang, J. and Lu, X. (2018). Additive-Multiplicative hazards model with current status data. Computational Statistics. 33, 1245-1266. 
  • Fang, J., Liu, W. and Lu, X. (2018). Empirical likelihood for heteroscedastic partially linear single-index models with growing dimensional data. Metrika. 81, 255-281.
  • Pordeli*, P. and Lu, X. (2018).  Estimation of partially linear single-index additive hazards model with current status data. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation. 88, 935-966.


  •   Afzal*, A., Dong, C. and Lu, X. (2017). Estimation of partly linear additive hazards model with left-truncated and right-censored data. Statistical Modelling.  17, 1-26.
  • Fang, J., Liu, W. and Lu, X. (2017). Penalized empirical likelihood for the additive hazards model with high-dimensional data. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics.  29, 326-345.
  • Fang, J., Liu, W. and Lu, X. (2017). Two-sample high-dimensional empirical likelihood. Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods. 46, 6323-6335.
  • Fang, J., Liu, W. and Lu, X. (2017). Penalized empirical likelihood for semiparametric models with a diverging number of parameters. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference.  186, 42-57.
  • Zhong*, W., Lu, X. and Wu, J. (2017). Feature selection for cancer classification using microarray gene expression data. Biostatistics and Biometrics – Open Access Journal. 1(2): 555558.



  •  Lu, X., Pordeli*, P., Burke, M. and Song, P. X.-K. (2016). Partially linear single-index proportional hazards model with current status data. Journal of Multivariate Analysis. 151, 14-36.
  • Zhang*, Y., Lu, X. and Desmond, A.F. (2016). Variable selection in a log-linear Birnbaum-Saunders regression model for high-dimensional survival data via the elastic-net and stochastic EM. Technometrics.  58, 383-392. 
  • Liu, W., Lu, X. and Xie, C. (2016).  Empirical likelihood for additive hazards models with current status data. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation. 45, 2720-2732. DOI: 10.1080/03610918.2014.920879.
  • Book: Advanced Statistical Methods in Data Science, edited by Ding-Geng (Din) Chen, Jiahua Chen, Xuewen Lu, Grace Y. Li and Hao Yu Eds. Number of Pages: 229. Springer Singapore, Singapore, 2016.
  • Pordeli, P. and Lu, X. (2016). A proportional odds model for regression analysis of case I interval-censored data. Advanced Statistical Methods in Data Science, 101-122.  Ding-Geng (Din) Chen, Jiahua Chen, Xuewen Lu, Grace Y. Li and Hao Yu Eds. Springer Singapore, Singapore.
  • Huang, L., Kopciuk, K. and Lu, X. (2016). Group selection in semiparametric accelerated failure time model. Advanced Statistical Methods in Data Science, 77-99.  Ding-Geng (Din) Chen, Jiahua Chen, Xuewen Lu, Grace Y. Li and Hao Yu Eds. Springer Singapore, Singapore.




  • Lu, X. , Song, P. X.-K. (2015).  Efficient sieve estimation of the partly linear additive hazards regression model with current status data. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics. 42, 306-328.
  • Sewalem, A., Desmond, A.F., Singh, R.S. and Lu, X. (2015). Analysis of calf survival data using a partially linear single-index model.  Journal of the Indian Society of Agriculture Statistics. 69, 149-160.
  • Xie, C., Lu, X. and Chen, D.G. (2015). Comparative study of five weighted parametric multiple testing methods for correlated multiple endpoints in clinical trials. Clinical Trial Biostatistics and Biopharmaceutical Applications, 421-432. Walter R. Young and Ding-Geng (Din) Chen Eds., CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.




  • NA




  • Zhu, Y., Wu, J. and Lu, X. (2013).  Minimum Hellinger distance estimation for a two-sample semiparametric cure rate model with censored survival data. Computational Statistics. 28, 2495-2518.
  • Xie, C., Pogue, J., Lu, X. and Chen, D. (2013). Weighted multiple testing correction for correlated binary endpoints. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation. 42, 1693-1702.
  • Liu, W., Lu, X. and Qi, Y. (2013).  On local polynomial modelling of the additive risk model. Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods 42, 1958-1981.
  • Menon, B.K., O’Brien, B., Bivard, A., Spratt, N.J., Demchuk, A.M., Miteff, F., Lu, X., Levi, C. and Parsons, M.W. (2013).  Assessment of leptomeningeal collaterals using dynamic CT angiography in patients with acute ischemic stroke. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 33, 365-371.



  • Yang, J.-Q., Liu, W. and Lu, X. (2012). Local linear estimators of the conditional variance function under random censorship. Quantitative Bio-Science. 31, 101-112.
  • Ding, H., Lu, X. and Pan, L. (2012).  A statistical study on the factors influencing CSR disclosure of listed companies in China. Advances and Applications in Statistics.  27, 65-79.
  • Xie, C., Lu, X. and Pogue, J. (2012). Attributable risk function with clustered survival data. Journal of Biometrics and Biostatistics. S1:007. doi:10.4172/2155-6180.S1-007.
  • Lu, X. and Song, P. X.-K. (2012). On efficient estimation in additive hazards regression with current status data. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 56, 2051-2058.
  • Lu, X., Lian, H. and Liu, W.R. (2012). Semiparametric estimation for inverse density weighted expectations when responses are missing at random. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics. 24, 139-152.
  • Desmond, A.F., Cintora Gonzalez, C.L., Singh, R.S. and Lu, X. (2012). A mixed effects log-linear model for the Birnbaum-Saunders distribution. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 56, 399-407.
  • Liu, W., Lu, X. and Xie, C. (2012). Semiparametric estimation for weighted average derivatives with responses missing at random. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 142, 347-357.
  • Cheng, T.-L., Lu, X., Singh, R.S. and Wang, S.Y. (2012). On estimating conditional heteroskedastic models using empirical likelihood estimations. International Journal of Intelligent Technologies and Applied Statistics. 5, 201-216.



  • Ding, H. and Lu, X. (2011).  Empirical analysis of impact of conversion of convertible bonds on corporate performance of different industries in China. American Open Journal of Statistics. 1, 110-114.
  • Liu, W. and Lu, X. (2011). Empirical likelihood for density-weighted average derivatives. Statistical Papers.  52, 391-412.


  • Xiao, Q. and Liu, Z., Balakrishnan, N. and Lu, X. (2010). Estimation of the Birnbaum-Saunders regression model with current status data. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 54, 326-332.
  • Yang, J.-Q. and Lu, X. (2010). Estimation for two-sample location-scale models under Type I censorship. Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods. 39, 1932-1950.
  • Lu, X. (2010). Asymptoic distributions of two "synthetic data" estimators for censored single-index models. Journal of Multivariate Analysis. 101, 999-1015.
  • Lu, X., Bin, N., Song, P.X.-K. and Sowers, M.R. (2010). Longitudinal data analysis with event time as a covariate. Statistics in Biosciences. 2, 65-80.
  • Cheng, T.L., Lue, H.H., Lu, X. and Sun, J.W. (2010). Censored regression with error-prone predictors for partially linear single-index models. Journal of Chinese Statistical Association. 48, 108-126.


  • Liu, W. and Lu, X. (2009). Weighted least squares method for censored linear. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics. 21, 787-799
  • Lu, X.(2009). Empirical likelihood for heteroscedastic partially linear models. Journal of Multivariate Analysis. 100, 387-396.
  • Hsieh, H.-N., Su, H.-Y. and Lu, X. (2009). A generalized inference on assessment of similarity between dissolution profiles. Advances and Applications in Statistics. 12, 163-190.



  • Sun, J., Kopciuk, K.A. and Lu, X.(2008). Polynomial spline estimation of partially linear single-index proportional hazards regression models. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 53, 176-188.
  • Lu, X. and Burke, M.D.(2008). Nonparametric estimation of linear functionals of a bivariate distribution under univariate censoring. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 138, 3238-3256.
  • Desmond, A.F., Rodriguez-Yam, G.A. and Lu, X. (2008). Estimation of parameters for a Birnbaum-Saunders regression model with censored data. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation. 11, 983-997.
  • Xie, C., Singh, R.S., Desmond, A.F., Lu, X. and Ormsby, E. (2008). Hierarchical quasi-likelihood approach to bioavailability and bioequivalence analysis. Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods. 37, 1641-1658.
  • Cheng, T.L., Ho, H.C. and Lu, X. (2008). A note on asymptotic normality of kernel estimations for linear random fields on Z2. Journal of Theoretical Probability. 21, 267-286.
  • Lu, X., Sun, J. and Qi, Y. (2008). Empirical likelihood for average derivatives of hazard regression functions. Metrika. 67, 93-112.
  • Zhong, M., Hunt, J.D. and Lu, X. (2008). Studying the differences of household weekend and weekday activities: A duration perspective. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. 2054, 28-36.



  • Cheng, T.L. and Lu, X. (2007). On an efficient algorithm on boundary detection. Journal of Chinese Statistical Association, 45, 372-385.
  • Liu, W. and Lu, X.(2007). Asymptotical properties of sample versions of type A statistical depth functions. Journal of Natural Science of Hunan Normal University, 30, 1-5.
  • Lu, X. and Cheng, T.L. (2007). Randomly censored partially linear single-index models. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 98, 1895-1922.
  • Lu, X., Singh, R.S. and Desmond, A.F. (2007). Estimation for location-scale models with censored data. Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 36, 1069-1089.



  • Lu, X. and Qi, Y. (2006). Chover's law of the iterated logarithm for trimmed sums. Sankhya, 68, 488-502.
  • Lu, X. and Qi, Y. (2006). Empirical likelihood for average derivatives. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 18, 315-331.
  • Lu, X., Chen, G., Singh, R. S. and Song, P. X.-K. (2006). A class of partially linear single-index survival models. Canadian Journal of Statistics, 34, 97-112.
  • Wang, Z., Desmond, A. F. and Lu, X. (2006). Modified censored moment estimation for the two-parameter Birnbaum-Saunders distribution. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 50, 1033-1051.



  • Xie, C., Singh, R.S., Smith, B. and Lu, X. (2005). Generalized separation theorems for singular values of a matrix and their applications in canonical correlation analysis. Probability and Mathematical Statistics, 25, 223-229
  • Lu, X. and Burke, M. D. (2005). Censored multiple regression by the method of average derivatives. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 95, 182-205.
  • McKellar, R.C. and Lu, X. (2005). Development of a global stochastic model describing the relationship between the distribution of individual cell physiological states and population physiological state. International Journal of Food Microbiology, 100, 33-40.
  • Liu, Q., Lu, X. and Yada, R. (2005). The effect of various potato cultivars at different times during growth on starch content determined by differential scanning calorimetry. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 79, 13-18.
  • McKellar, R.C., Rupasinghe, V.H.P., Lu, X. and Knight, K.P. (2005). The electronic nose as a tool for the classification of fruit and grape wines from different Ontario wineries. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 85, 2391-2396.
  • McKellar, R.C., McGarvey, B.D., Tsao, R., Lu, X. and Knight, K.P. (2005). Application of the electronic nose to the classification of resistance to Western flower thrips in chrysanthemums. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 31, 2439-2450.



  • Lu, X. and Qi, Y. (2004). Empirical likelihood for the additive risk model. Probability and Mathematical Statistics, 24, 419-431.
  • Lu, X. and Qi, Y. (2004). A note on asymptotic distribution of products of sums. Statistics and Probability Letters, 68, 407-413.
  • Young, J.C., Chu, C.L.G., Lu, X. and Zhu, HH. (2004). Ester veriability in apple varieties as determined by solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 52, 8086-8093.
  • McKellar, R., Odumeru, J., Zhou, T., Harrison, A.D., Mercer, D.G., Young, J.C., Lu, X., Boulter, J., Piyasena, P. and Karr, S. (2004). Influence of a commercial warm chlorinated water treatment and packaging on the shelf-life of ready-to-use lettuce, Food Research International, 37, 343-354.
  • Vulicevic, I.R., Abdel-Aal, E-S.M., Mittal, G.S. and Lu, X. (2004). Quality and storage life of par-baked frozen breads. Lebensmittel-Wissenschaft und Technologie, 37, 205-213.
  • Zhou, T., Harrison, A.D., McKellar, R., Young, J.C., Odumeru, J., Piyasena, P. and Lu, X., Mercer, D.G. and Karr, S. (2004). Measurement of acceptability and shelf life of ready-to-use lettuce by digital image analysis, Food Research International, 37, 875-881.



  • Book: Modeling Microbial Responses in Foods, edited by McKellar, R.C. and Lu, X. Published by CRC PRESS , 2003. Please check contents and introduction of this book.
  • Li, Q., Lu, X. and Ullah, A.(2003). Multivariate local polynomial regression for estimating average derivatives. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 15, 607-624.
  • McKellar, R.C. and Lu, X. (2003). Primary Models. Modeling Microbial Responses in Foods, McKellar, R.C. and Lu, X. Eds., CRC Press, 21-62.
  • Odumeru, J.A., Boulter, J., Knight, K., Lu, X. and McKellar, R.C. (2003). Assessment of a wash treatment with warm chlorinated water to extend the shelf-life of ready-to-use lettuce. Journal of Food Quality, 26, 197-209.
  • McKellar, R.C. and Lu, X. (2003). Development of a global stochastic model describing the relationship between the distribution of individual cell physiological states and population physiological state. Predictive Modelling in Foods-Conference Proceedings, Van Impe, J.F.M., Geeraerd, A.H., Leguerinel, I. and Mafart, P. Eds., Katholieke Universiteit Leuven/BioTec, Belgium.



  • Lu, X. and Singh, R.S. (2002). Semiparametric location-scale regression models for survival data. Advances on Methodological and Applied Aspects of Probability and Statistics. IISA 1998 Conference Proceedings, 305-314. N. Balakrishnan et. al, Eds., Taylor and Francis.
  • Lu, X. and Singh, R.S. (2002). One-step estimation for the partially linear proportional hazards model. Recent Advances in Statistical Methods. Proceedings of Statistics 2001 Canada: The 4th Conference in Applied Statisics, Montreal, Canada. 169-185. Y.P. Chaubey Eds., Imperial College Press, London.
  • Singh, R.S. and Lu, X. (2002). Censored additive regression models. Handbook of Applied Economics and Statistical Inference. 143-157. Aman Ullah, Alan T.K. Wan and Anoop Chaturvedi Eds., Marcel Dekker, New York.
  • Reynolds, W.D., Bowman, B.T., Drury, C.F., Tan, C.S. and Lu, X.(2002). Indicators of Good Soil Physical Quality: Density and Storage Parameters. Geoderma, 110, 131-146.
  • Chambers, J.R. and Lu, X. (2002). Probiotics and maternal vaccination for salmonella control in broiler chichens. J. Appl. Poult. Res., 11, 320-327.
  • Li Wan Po, J.M., Piyasena, McKellar, R.C., Bartlett, F.M., Mittal, G. and Lu, X.(2002). Influence of simulated cider composition on the heat resistance of Escherichia Coli O157:H7. Lebensmittel-Wissenschaft und Technologie, 35, 295-304.
  • Piyasena, P., Rayner, M., Bartlett, F.M., Lu, X. and McKellar, R.C. (2002). Characterization of apples and apple cider produced by a Guelph area orchard. Lebensmittel-Wissenschaft und Technologie, 35, 367-372.
  • McKellar, R.C., Lu, X. and Delaquis, P.J. (2002). A probability model describing the interface between survival and death of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in a mayonnaise model system. Food Microbiology, 19, 235-247.
  • McKellar, R.C., Young, J.C., Johnston, A., Knight, K.P., Lu, X. and Buttenham, S. (2002). Use of the electronic nose and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry to determine the optimum time for aging of beer. Technical Quarterly, Master Brewers Association of the Americas, 39, 99-105.
  • McKellar, R.C., Lu, X. and Knight, K.P. (2002). Proposal of a novel parameter to describe the influence of pH on the lag phage of Listeria monocytogenes. Int. J. Food Microbiology, 73, 127-135.
  • McKellar, R.C., Lu, X. and Knight, K.P. (2002). Growth pH does not affect the initial physiological state parameter (p0) of Listeria monocytogenes. Int. J. Food Microbiology, 73, 137-144.
  • Yan, W., Hunt, L.A., Johnson, P., Steward, G. and Lu, X. (2002). On-farm strip trials vs. replicated performance trials for cultivar evaluation. Crop Science, 42, 385-392.
  • Zhou, T., Northover, J., Schneider, K.E. and Lu, X. (2002). Interaction between Pseudomonas syringae MA-4 and cyprodinil in the control of blue mold and gray mold of apples. Can. J. Plant Pathology, 24. 154-161.
  • Burgher, K.L., Jamison, A.R. and Lu, X. (2002). Genetic relationships among lowbush blueberry genotypes as determined by randomly amplified polymorphic DNA analysis. Journal of the American Society of Horticultural Science, 127, 98-103.


  • Lu, X., Singh, R. S. and Desmond, A. F. (2001). A kernel smoothed semiparametric survival model. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 98, 119-135.
  • Hildebrand, P.D., McRae, K.B. and Lu, X. (2001). Factors affecting flower infections and disease severity of lowbush blueberry by Botrytis cinerea. Can. J. Plant Pathology, 23. 364-370.
  • McKellar, R.C., Lu, X. (2001). A probability growth model for Escherichia coli O157:H7 as a function of temperature, pH, acetic acid, and salt. Journal of Food Protection, 64, 1922-1928.


  • Singh, R.S. and Lu, X. (2000). Asymptotic normality of estimators for the parameters in the location-scale models with randomly-censored data. Journal of Statistical Research, 35, 133-141.
  • Atlin, G.N., McRae, K.B. and Lu, X. (2000). Genotype and environment interaction for two-row barley yield in Canada. Crop Science, 40, 1-6.
  • Atlin, G.N., Baker, R.J., McRae, K.B. and Lu, X. (2000). The effect of subdividing a target region on selection response. Crop Science, 40, 7-13.
  • Hildebrand, P.D., Nickerson, N.L., McRae, K.B. and Lu, X. (2000). Incidence and impact of red leaf disease caused by Exobasidium vaccinii in lowbush blueberry fields in Nova Scotia. Can. J. Plant Pathology, 22. 364-367.
  • Sturz, A.V., Stewart, J.G., McRae, K.B., Diamond, J.F. Lu, X. and Singh, R.P. (2000). Assessment of the importance of seed cutting, in-season cultivation and the passage of rom equipment in the spread of PVY0 in potatoes. Can. J. Plant Pathology, 22, 166-173.
  • Singh, R.S. and Lu, X. (1999). Nonparametric synthetic data regression estimation for censored survival data. Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 11, 13-31.
  • Charmley, E., Savoie, P., McRae, K. B. and Lu, X. (1999). Effects of maceration at mowing on silage conservation, voluntary intake, digestibility and growth rate of steers fed precision chopped or round bale silages. Canadian Journal of Animal Science, 79, 195-202.
  • Kalt, W., McDonald, J.E., Ricker, R.D. and Lu, X. (1999). Anthocyanin content and profile within and among blueberry species. Can. J. Plant. Sci. 79, 617-623.
  • Singh, R.S. and Lu, X. (1998). Large sample theory for estimators of the moments based on synthetic data under randomly right-censoring. Applied Statistical Science, III, Nonparametric Statistics and Related Topics, 127-141. S.E. Ahmed et. al Eds., Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Commack, New York. 127-141.
  • Hildebrand, P.D., Braun, K.B., McRae, K.B. and Lu, X. (1998). Role of the biosurfactant viscosin in broccoli head rot caused by a pectolytic strain of Pseudomonas fluorescens. Can. J. Plant Pathology, 20, 296-303.
  • Liu, Z. and Lu, X. (1997). Root N consistent semiparametric estimation of partially linear models based on K NN method. Econometric Review, 16, 411-420.
  • Lu, X. (1996). Regression function kernel estimation based on synthetic data under random censorship. Chinese Journal of Applied Probability and Statistics, 12, 29-36.
  • Lu, X. (1995). Almost sure L_1 norm convergence of nonparametric estimation of conditional probability densities of stationary processes. Acta. Sci. Nat. Uni. Norm. Hunan, 18, 10-15.
  • Lu, X. (1995). Asymptotic optimality of CV and GCV criterions in nonparametric regression estimation. Chinese Journal of Mathematical Statistics and Applied Probability, 10, 56-66.
  • Lu, X. (1994). Estimation of the parameters in the location scale model under randomly right censoring. Chinese Journal of Applied Probability and Statistics, 10, 272-277.
  • Lu, X. (1993). Use the methods of CV and GCV to estimate nonparametric regression function. Chinese Journal of Applied Probability and Statistics, 9, 70-81.
  • Lu, X. (1992). The nearest neighbour estimator of nonparametric function for dependent observation. Acta. Sci. Nat. Uni. Norm. Hunan, 15, 199-205.
  • Last revised, January, 2019

    Back to UofC Mathmatics and Statistics Faculty Directory