Department of Mathematics, HKUST  

  WONG, Man-Yu   黃敏瑜

  PhD London

Office: Room 3431  

Telephone: 7436  

Email: mamywong@ust.hk  

URL:
https://www.math.hkust.edu.hk/~mamywong   
  Professor Emeritus

Prof. Man-Yu Wong received her BA from The University of Hong Kong in 1980, MSc and DIC from Imperial College of Science and Technology, University of London in 1982, and PhD under the supervision of Sir David Cox from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of London in 1990. Before came back to HKUST in August 1992, she was a Statistician at the National Institute for Biological Standards and Controls in United Kingdom from November 1989 to July 1992. She was also a Lecturer at the Department of Mathematical Studies, Hong Kong Polytechnic, Hong Kong during the period September 1984 to March 1988.

Research Interests

  • Error in variables model; statistical inference; generalized linear models; biological and medical statistics

       Selected Publications

Full Publication List [HKUST Scholarly Publications]  

Article   

  1. Moment estimation method of parameters in additive measurement error model
    • Author(s): Cao, Zhiqiang; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, v. 206, July 2021, article number 106090
    • Year: 2021

  2. Approximate maximum likelihood estimation for logistic regression with covariate measurement error
    • Author(s): Cao, Zhiqiang ; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Biometrical Journal, 11 September 2020
    • Year: 2020

  3. Effects of health‐related quality of life on health service utilisation in patients with colorectal neoplasms
    • Author(s): Wong, Man Yu ; Yang, Yingsi ; Cao, Zhiqiang ; Guo, Vivian Y.W.; Lam, Cindy L.K.; Wong, Carlos K.H.
    • Source: European Journal of Cancer Care, v. 27, (6), November 2018, p. 1-8
    • Year: 2018

  4. The Association of Intergenerational Mismatch With Adiposity and Blood Pressure in Childhood and Adolescence
    • Author(s): Hui, Lailing ; Nelson, E. Anthony S. ; Wong, Man Yu ; Chung, Thomas W. H. ; Lee, Karen K. Y. ; Leung, Gabriel M. ; Schooling, C. Mary
    • Source: Journal of Adolescent Health. , v. 62, (1), January 2018, p. 100-106
    • Year: 2018

  5. New Approaches to Obtaining Individual Peak Height Velocity and Age at Peak Height Velocity From the SITAR Model
    • Author(s): Cao, Zhiqiang ; Hui, L.L.; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. , v. 163, September 2018, p. 79-85
    • Year: 2018

  6. Migration status and cardiovascular disease risks in Hong Kong adolescents
    • Author(s): Hui, Lailing; Wong, Man Yu; Chung, Thomas Wh H.; Lee, Karen Ky Y.; Schooling, Catherine Mary
    • Source: Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi. , v. 22, (6), December 2016, p. 19-23
    • Year: 2016

  7. Association of infant growth and pubertal adiposity: Implications for future cardiovascular health and immunological benefits
    • Author(s): Hui, L. L.; Schooling, Catherine Mary; Heys, Michelle; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal. , v. 21, (6), December 2015, p. S23-S28
    • Year: 2015

  8. The Association of Infant Growth Patterns with Adiposity in Adolescence: Prospective Observations from Hong Kong's "Children of 1997' Birth Cohort
    • Author(s): Hui, L.L.; Wong, Man Yu; Leung, Gabriel M.; Schooling, Catherine Mary
    • Source: Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology. , v. 29, (4), July 2015, p. 326-334
    • Year: 2015

  9. Tests for detecting overdispersion in models with measurement error in covariates
    • Author(s): Yang, Yingsi; Wong, Manyu
    • Source: Statistics in Medicine. , v. 34, (27), November 2015, p. 3563-3576
    • Year: 2015

  10. Failure-time with delayed onset
    • Author(s): Wong, Man Yu; Cox, David R.
    • Source: Revstat Statistical Journal. , v. 13, (3), November 2015, p. 227-231
    • Year: 2015

  11. Improving the mapping of condition-specific health-related quality of life onto SF-6D score
    • Author(s): Yang, Yingsi; Wong, Man Yu; Lam, Cindy Lo Kuen; Wong, Carlos K.H.
    • Source: Quality of Life Research. , v. 23, (8), October 2014, p. 2343-2353
    • Year: 2014

  12. Infant growth and onset of puberty: Prospective observations from Hong Kong's "Children of 1997" birth cohort
    • Author(s): Hui, L.L.; Wong, M.Y.; Lam, T.H.; Leung, G.M.; Schooling, C.M.
    • Source: Annals of epidemiology. , v. 22, (1), 2012, p. 43-50
    • Year: 2012

  13. Meat consumption and risk of lung cancer: evidence from observational studies
    • Author(s): Yang, W.S.; Wong, M.Y.; Vogtmann, E.; Tang, R.Q.; Xie, L.; Yang, Y.S.; Wu, Q.J.; Zhang, W.; Xiang, Y.B.
    • Source: Annals of oncology. , v. 23, (12), December 2012, p. 3163-3170
    • Year: 2012

  14. Small for Gestational Age and Age at Puberty: Evidence From Hong Kongs "Children of 1997" Birth Cohort
    • Author(s): Hui, L.L.; Leung, Gabriel M.; Wong, Man-Yu; Lam, T.H.; Schooling, C.M.
    • Source: American journal of epidemiology. , v. 176, (9), November 2012, p. 785-793
    • Year: 2012

  15. Soy intake is associated with lower lung cancer risk: Results from a meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies
    • Author(s): Yang, W.S.; Va, P.; Wong, M.Y.; Zhang, H.L.; Xiang, Y.B.
    • Source: The American journal of clinical nutrition. , v. 94, (6), 2011, p. 1575-1583
    • Year: 2011

  16. A note on the sensitivity to assumptions of a generalized linear mixed model
    • Author(s): Cox, D.R.; Wong, M.Y.
    • Source: Biometrika. , v. 97, (1), 2010, MAR, p. 209-214
    • Year: 2010

  17. Infant Growth During the First Year of Life and Subsequent Hospitalization to 8 Years of Age
    • Author(s): Hui, L.L.; Schooling, C. Mary; Wong, M.Y.; Ho, L.M.; Lam, T.H.; Leung, Gabriel M.
    • Source: Epidemiology. , v. 21, (3), 2010, MAY, p. 332-339
    • Year: 2010

  18. Role of Mycoplasma genitalium and Ureaplasma urealyticum in non-gonococcal urethritis in Hong Kong
    • Author(s): Yu, J.T.H.T.; Tang, W.Y.M.; Lau, K.H.; Chong, L.Y.; Lo, K.K.; Wong, C.K.H.; Wong, M.Y.
    • Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal. , v. 14, (2), 2008, p. 125-129
    • Year: 2008

  19. An ensemble learning approach jointly modeling main and interaction effects in genetic association studies
    • Author(s): Zhang, Zhaogong; Zhang, Shuanglin; Wong, Man-Yu; Wareham, Nicholas J.; Sha, Qiuying
    • Source: Genetic epidemiology. , v. 32, (4), 2008, MAY, p. 285-300
    • Year: 2008

  20. On the screening of large numbers of significance tests
    • Author(s): Wong, Man Yu; Cox, D.R.
    • Source: Journal of applied statistics. , v. 34, (7), 2007, p. 779-783
    • Year: 2007

  21. Physical activity energy expenditure predicts changes in body composition in middle-aged healthy whites: effect modification by age
    • Author(s): Ekelund, U.; Brage, S.; Franks, PW; Hennings, S.; Emms, S.; Wong, MY; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION. , v. 81, (5), 2005, MAY, p. 964-969
    • Year: 2005

  22. Branched equation modeling of simultaneous accelerometry and heart rate monitoring improves estimate of directly measured physical activity energy expenditure
    • Author(s): Brage, S.; Brage, N.; Franks, PW; Ekelund, U.; Wong, MY; Andersen, LB; Froberg, K.; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: Journal of applied physiology. , v. 96, (1), 2004, JAN, p. 343-351
    • Year: 2004

  23. Correlated measurement error - implications for nutritional epidemiology
    • Author(s): Day, NE; Wong, MY; Bingham, S.; Khaw, KT; Luben, R.; Michels, KB; Welch, A.; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: International Journal of Epidemiology. , v. 33, (6), 2004, DEC, p. 1373-1381
    • Year: 2004

  24. A simple procedure for the selection of significant effects
    • Author(s): Cox, D.R.; Wong, M.Y.
    • Source: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series B: Statistical Methodology. , v. 66, (2), 2004, p. 395-400
    • Year: 2004

  25. Does the association of habitual physical activity with the metabolic syndrome differ by level of cardiorespiratory fitness?
    • Author(s): Franks, PW; Ekelund, U.; Brage, S.; Wong, MY; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: Diabetes care. , v. 27, (5), 2004, MAY, p. 1187-1193
    • Year: 2004

  26. Estimation of magnitude in gene-environment interactions in the presence of measurement error
    • Author(s): Wong, MY; Day, NE; Luan, JA; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: Statistics in Medicine. , v. 23, (6), 2004, MAR 30, p. 987-998
    • Year: 2004

  27. Wavelet threshold estimation for additive regression models
    • Author(s): Zhang, SL; Wong, MY
    • Source: The Annals of Statistics. , v. 31, (1), 2003, FEB, p. 152-173
    • Year: 2003

  28. Does physical activity energy expenditure explain the between-individual variation in plasma leptin concentrations after adjusting for differences in body composition?
    • Author(s): Franks, PW; Farooqi, IS; Luan, J.; Wong, MY; Halsall, I.; O'Rahilly, S.; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM. , v. 88, (7), 2003, JUL, p. 3258-3263
    • Year: 2003

  29. The detection of gene-environment interaction for continuous traits: should we deal with measurement error by bigger studies or better measurement?
    • Author(s): Wong, MY; Day, NE; Luan, JA; Chan, KP; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: International Journal of Epidemiology. , v. 32, (1), 2003, FEB, p. 51-57
    • Year: 2003

  30. Non-esterified fatty acid levels and physical inactivity: the relative importance of low habitual energy expenditure and cardio-respiratory fitness
    • Author(s): Franks, PW; Wong, MY; Luan, J.; Mitchell, J.; Hennings, S.; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: British journal of nutrition. , v. 88, (3), 2002, SEP, p. 307-313
    • Year: 2002

  31. Prolonged exposure to ethylene stimulates the negative gravitropic responses of Arabidopsis inflorescence stems and hypocotyls
    • Author(s): Lu, BW; Yu, HY; Pei, LK; Wong, MY; Li, N.
    • Source: Functional plant biology. , v. 29, (8), 2002, p. 987-997
    • Year: 2002

  32. Wavelet threshold estimation of a regression function with random design
    • Author(s): Zhang, SL; Wong, MY; Zheng, ZG
    • Source: Journal of multivariate analysis. , v. 80, (2), 2002, FEB, p. 256-284
    • Year: 2002

  33. A test of multivariate independence based on a single factor model
    • Author(s): Wong, MY; Cox, DR
    • Source: Journal of multivariate analysis. , v. 79, (2), 2001, NOV, p. 219-225
    • Year: 2001

  34. Epidemiological assessment of diet: a comparison of a 7-day diary with a food frequency questionnaire using urinary markers of nitrogen, potassium and sodium
    • Author(s): Day, NE; McKeown, N.; Wong, MY; Welch, A.; Bingham, S.
    • Source: International Journal of Epidemiology. , v. 30, (2), 2001, APR, p. 309-317
    • Year: 2001

  35. Degrees of freedom and the likelihood ratio test for the generalized Behrens-Fisher problem
    • Author(s): Wong, MY; Zhang, SL
    • Source: Journal of applied statistics. , v. 28, (8), 2001, NOV, p. 1067-1074
    • Year: 2001

  36. Sample size determination for studies of gene-environment interaction
    • Author(s): Luan, JA; Wong, MY; Day, NE; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: International Journal of Epidemiology. , v. 30, (5), 2001, OCT, p. 1035-1040
    • Year: 2001

  37. Glucose intolerance and physical inactivity: The relative importance of low habitual energy expenditure and cardiorespiratory fitness
    • Author(s): Wareham, NJ; Wong, MY; Day, NE
    • Source: American journal of epidemiology. , v. 152, (2), 2000, JUL 15, p. 132-139
    • Year: 2000

  38. Quantifying the association between habitual energy expenditure and blood pressure
    • Author(s): Wareham, NJ; Wong, MY; Hennings, S.; Mitchell, J.; Rennie, K.; Cruickshank, K.; Day, NE
    • Source: International Journal of Epidemiology. , v. 29, (4), 2000, AUG, p. 655-660
    • Year: 2000

  39. Measurement error in epidemiology: The design of validation studies - I: Univariate situation
    • Author(s): Wong, MY; Day, NE; Bashir, SA; Duffy, SM
    • Source: Statistics in Medicine. , v. 18, (21), 1999, NOV 15, p. 2815-2829
    • Year: 1999

  40. Measurement error in epidemiology: The design of validation studies - II: Bivariate situation
    • Author(s): Wong, MY; Day, NE; Wareham, NJ
    • Source: Statistics in Medicine. , v. 18, (21), 1999, NOV 15, p. 2831-2845
    • Year: 1999

  41. Effect of multiple courses of antenatal corticosteroids on pituitary-adrenal function in preterm infants
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; Wong, GWK; Lam, CWK; Lee, CH; Fok, TF; Wong, MY; Ma, KC
    • Source: Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition. , v. 80, (3), 1999, p. F213-F216
    • Year: 1999

  42. A note on the robust interpretation of regression coefficients
    • Author(s): Wong, MY; Cox, DR
    • Source: Test. , v. 7, (2), 1998, DEC, p. 287-294
    • Year: 1998

  43. Pituitary-adrenal suppression in preterm, very low birth weight infants after inhaled fluticasone propionate treatment
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; Fok, TF; Wong, GWK; Lam, CWK; Lee, CH; Wong, MY; Lam, K.; Ma, KC
    • Source: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM. , v. 83, (7), 1998, JUL, p. 2390-2393
    • Year: 1998

  44. Double blind, randomised, placebo controlled study of oral vancomycin in prevention of necrotising enterocolitis in preterm, very low birthweight infants
    • Author(s): Siu, YK; Ng, PC; Fung, SCK; Lee, CH; Wong, MY; Fok, TF; So, KW; Cheung, KL; Wong, W.; Cheng, AFB
    • Source: Archives of disease in childhood. , v. 79, (2, Sp. Iss. SI), 1998, SEP, p. F105-F109
    • Year: 1998

  45. Pituitary-adrenal suppression and recovery in preterm very low birth weight infants after dexamethasone treatment for bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; Wong, GWK; Lam, CWK; Lee, CH; Fok, TF; Wong, MY; Wong, W.; Chan, DCF
    • Source: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM. , v. 82, (8), 1997, AUG, p. 2429-2432
    • Year: 1997

  46. Diagnosis of late onset neonatal sepsis with cytokines, adhesion molecule, and C-reactive protein in preterm very low birthweight infants
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; Cheng, SH; Chui, KM; Fok, TF; Wong, MY; Wong, W.; Wong, RPO; Cheung, KL
    • Source: Archives of disease in childhood. , v. 77, (3, Sp. Iss. SI), 1997, NOV, p. F221-F227
    • Year: 1997

  47. Comparing sulindac with indomethacin for closure of ductus arteriosus in preterm infants
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; So, KW; Fok, TF; Yam, MC; Wong, MY; Wong, W.
    • Source: Journal of paediatrics and child health. , v. 33, (4), 1997, AUG, p. 324-328
    • Year: 1997

  48. Pituitary-adrenal response in preterm very low birth weight infants after treatment with antenatal corticosteroids
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; Wong, GWK; Lam, CWK; Lee, CH; Wong, MY; Fok, TF; Wong, W.; Chan, DCF
    • Source: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM. , v. 82, (11), 1997, NOV, p. 3548-3552
    • Year: 1997

  49. The pituitary-adrenal responses to exogenous human corticotropin-releasing hormone in preterm, very low birth weight infants
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; Wong, GWK; Lam, CWK; Lee, CH; Wong, MY; Fok, TF; Wong, W.; Chan, DCF
    • Source: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM. , v. 82, (3), 1997, MAR, p. 797-799
    • Year: 1997

  50. On the statistical analysis of bioassays
    • Author(s): Wong, MY
    • Source: Computer methods and programs in biomedicine. , v. 49, (3), 1996, MAY, p. 191-197
    • Year: 1996

  51. Varicella exposure in a neonatal intensive care unit: Emergency management and control measures
    • Author(s): Ng, PC; Lyon, DJ; Wong, MY; Fok, TF; Wong, W.; Cheung, KL; Tam, JS; Cheng, AFB
    • Source: Journal of hospital infection. , v. 32, (3), 1996, MAR, p. 229-236
    • Year: 1996

  52. Paediatrician Attendance at Caesarean Section
    • Author(s): Ng, Pakcheung; Wong, Man Yu; Nelson, Edmund Anthony Severn
    • Source: European Journal of Pediatrics. , v. 154, (8), 1995, p. 672-675
    • Year: 1995

  53. Robustness of Testing the Equality of Two Slopes in Simple Linear Structural Relationships
    • Author(s): Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Journal of Applied Statistics. , v. 22, (1), 1995, p. 3-8
    • Year: 1995

  54. THE STATISTICAL-ANALYSIS OF SLOPE RATIO ASSAYS USING SAS SOFTWARE
    • Author(s): WONG, MY
    • Source: Computer methods and programs in biomedicine. , v. 45, (3), 1994, NOV, p. 233-238
    • Year: 1994

  55. An international collaborative study to investigate standardisation of Hirudin potency
    • Author(s): Longstaff, C.; Wong, Man Yu; GaRney, P.J.
    • Source: Thrombosis and Haemostasis. , v. 69, (5), 1993, 430-435
    • Year: 1993

  56. Evaluation of Factor VIII deficient plasmas
    • Author(s): Barrowcliff, T.W.; Tubbs, J.E.; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Thrombosis and Haemostasis. , v. 70, (3), 1993, p. 433-437
    • Year: 1993

  57. The first international standard for antitetanus immunoglobulin, human; pharmaceutical evaluation and international collaborative study
    • Author(s): Sesardic, D.; Wong, Man Yu; Gaines Das, R.E.; Corbel, M.J.
    • Source: Biologicals. , v. 21, 1993, p. 67-75
    • Year: 1993

  58. Estimation of the Slope in Linear Non-normal Structural Relationships
    • Author(s): Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods. , v. 22, (9), p. 1-32
    • Year: 1993

  59. A collaborative study on the measurement of Protein S Antigen in plasma
    • Author(s): Hubbard, A.R.; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Thrombosis and Haemostasis. , v. 68, (2), 1992, p. 115-118
    • Year: 1992

  60. Collaborative study of a proposed international standard for plasma Fibrinogen measurement
    • Author(s): GaRney, P.J.; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Thrombosis and Haemostasis. , v. 68, (4), 1992, p. 428-432
    • Year: 1992

  61. The international standard for Teicoplanin
    • Author(s): Thomas, A.H.; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Biologicals. , v. 19, 1991, p. 233-236
    • Year: 1991

  62. Bartlett adjustment to the likelihood ratio statistic for testing several slopes
    • Author(s): Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Biometrika. , v. 78, 1991, p. 221-224
    • Year: 1991

  63. Likelihood estimation of a simple linear regression when both variables have error
    • Author(s): Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Biometrika. , v. 76, 1989, p. 141-148
    • Year: 1989

Conference paper   

  1. Functional-Coefficient Autoregressive and Linear Regression Mixed Model for Nonlinear Time Series
    • Author(s): Cao, Zhiqiang ; Li hui; Wong, Man Yu
    • Source: Proceedings of the 33rd International Workshop on Statistical Modelling. , v. 2, (33), July 2018, p. 37-41
    • Year: 2018