Xiaorui Zhu

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Xiaorui Zhu

PhD Student, Department of Operations, Business Analytics, and Information Systems

534 Carl H. Lindner Hall


Xiaorui (Jeremy) Zhu is a Ph.D. student at University of Cincinnati, Lindner College of Business. His major is Business Analytics. Before coming to the University of Cincinnati, he received an MS in Finance from the Penn State University and a master of applied statistics from Beijing University of Technology. His research interests include high dimensional statistics, machine learning, quantitative finance, and its applications. In quantitative finance, he studied volatility models of financial time series with heavy-tailed innovation. His another project is predicting corporate bankruptcy and demystifying nonlinear relationships. He believes that stay Hungry, stay Foolish, and stay Creative is the secret to success. And he dreams of being able to create meaningful things that will benefit the general public. Personal website: http://homepages.uc.edu/~zhuxr/

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Institution: The Pennsylvania State University

Location: PA

Major: Finance

Completed: 2016

Degree: MS

Institution: Beijing University of Technology

Location: Beijing, China

Major: Applied Statistics

Completed: 2014

Degree: MS

Institution: Capital University of Economics and Business

Location: Beijing, China

Major: Statistics

Completed: 2011

Degree: BA

Published Contributions

Kathryn  Jablokow, Xiaorui Zhu, Jack  Matson, Akshay  Kakde,  (2016). Stimulating Creativity in Online Learning Environments through Intelligent Fast Failure (IFF). American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) 2016 Annual Conference & Exposition.

Xiaorui Zhu, Li Xie,  (2016). Adaptive quasi-maximum likelihood estimation of GARCH models with Student’s t likelihood. Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods , 6102-6111.


Title: Additive Logistic Model with Macroeconomic Covariates for Corporate Bankruptcy Prediction

Organization: ASA

Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Year: 2017

Title: Amplify Creativity in Big Data Era:  Relationship between creativity and failure

Organization: Renmin University of China

Location: Beijing, China

Year: 2016