Arnab Maity

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3364-8933

Kernel smoothing, Measurement error, Spline smoothing, Functional data, Mathematical Statistics

Arnab Maity is an Associate Professor in the Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University. Dr. Maity's primary interest is to develop rigorous statistical methodology in the context of real data emerging from various fields such as gene and environment studies, environmental epidemiology, epigenetics, nutrition, etc. Dr. Maity obtained his Bachelor's degree in Statistics from Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta in 2003, and obtained his doctoral degree from Texas A&M University in 2008. He worked as a research fellow during 2008-2010 in the Biostatistics department at Harvard School of Public Health before joining NC State in 2010. Dr. Maity’s primary research areas include Functional data analysis, Kernel machine regression, Semiparametric regression and inference. His research has been applied to many areas including gene and environment studies, environmental epidemiology and epigenetics. Dr. Maity received the Noether Young Scholar Award in 2014, awarded by The American Statistical Association, for outstanding early-career contributions to nonparametric statistics.

Works (71)

2020 journal article

Robust kernel association testing (RobKAT)

GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY, 44(3), 272–282.

By: K. Martinez, A. Maity, R. Yolken, P. Sullivan & J. Tzeng

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: March 23, 2020

2020 journal article

Variable selection in functional linear concurrent regression

JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL STATISTICAL SOCIETY SERIES C-APPLIED STATISTICS, 69(3), 565–587.

By: R. Ghosal, A. Maity, T. Clark & S. Longo

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 18, 2020

2019 journal article

A comparison of testing methods in scalar-on-function regression

AStA Advances in Statistical Analysis.

Source: ORCID
Added: September 5, 2019

2019 journal article

Composite kernel machine regression based on likelihood ratio test for joint testing of genetic and gene–environment interaction effect

Biometrics, 75(2), 625–637.

By: N. Zhao, H. Zhang, J. Clark, A. Maity & M. Wu

Source: ORCID
Added: September 5, 2019

2019 article

VARIANCE COMPONENT TEST FOR CROSS-DISORDER PATHWAY ANALYSIS

EUROPEAN NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, Vol. 29, pp. 1204–1205.

By: J. Szatkiewicz, R. Marceau, Z. Yilmaz, C. Bulik, J. Crowley, M. Mattheisen, P. Sullivan, W. Lu ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 12, 2019

2018 journal article

A Powerful Test for SNP Effects on Multivariate Binary Outcomes Using Kernel Machine Regression

Statistics in Biosciences, 10(1), 117–138.

By: C. Davenport, A. Maity, P. Sullivan & J. Tzeng

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2018 journal article

Additive Function-on-Function Regression

Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 27(1), 234–244.

By: J. Kim, A. Staicu, A. Maity, R. Carroll & D. Ruppert

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Additive nonlinear functional concurrent model

Statistics and Its Interface, 11(4), 669–685.

By: J. Kim, A. Maity & A. Staicu

Source: ORCID
Added: September 5, 2019

2018 journal article

Asymptotic theory for varying coefficient regression models with dependent data

Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 70(4), 745–759.

By: S. Bandyopadhyay & A. Maity

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2018 journal article

Bayesian comparative study on binary time series

Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 88(14), 2811–2826.

By: E. Paul, A. Maity & R. Maiti

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: February 21, 2020

2018 journal article

Bias Reduction in Logistic Regression with Missing Responses When the Missing Data Mechanism is Nonignorable

The American Statistician, 73(4), 340–349.

By: A. Maity, V. Pradhan & U. Das

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: February 21, 2020

2018 journal article

Functional interaction–based nonlinear models with application to multiplatform genomics data

Statistics in Medicine, 37(18), 2715–2733.

By: C. Davenport, A. Maity & V. Baladandayuthapani

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Inference on phenotype-specific effects of genes using multivariate kernel machine regression

Genetic Epidemiology, 42(1), 64–79.

By: A. Maity, J. Zhao, P. Sullivan & J. Tzeng

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

On the substructure controls in rare variant analysis: Principal components or variance components?

Genetic Epidemiology, 42(3), 276–287.

By: Y. Luo, A. Maity, M. Wu, C. Smith, Q. Duan, Y. Li, J. Tzeng

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Rejoinder to “A note on testing and estimation in marker-set association study using semiparametric quantile regression kernel machine”

Rejoinder to “A note on testing and estimation in marker-set association study using semiparametric quantile regression kernel machine.” Biometrics, 74(2), 767–768.

By: D. Kong, A. Maity, F. Hsu & J. Tzeng

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: October 16, 2018

2017 journal article

A small-sample multivariate kernel machine test for microbiome association studies

Genetic Epidemiology, 41(3), 210–220.

By: X. Zhan, X. Tong, N. Zhao, A. Maity, M. Wu & J. Chen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Maternal blood cadmium, lead and arsenic levels, nutrient combinations, and offspring birthweight

BMC Public Health, 17(1).

By: Y. Luo, L. McCullough, J. Tzeng, T. Darrah, A. Vengosh, R. Maguire, A. Maity, C. Samuel-Hodge ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 review

Nonparametric functional concurrent regression models

[Review of ]. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics, 9(2).

By: A. Maity

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Nonparametric functional concurrent regression models

Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics, 9(2).

By: A. Maity

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2016 journal article

Classical testing in functional linear models

Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 28(4), 813–838.

By: D. Kong, A. Staicu & A. Maity

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Interaction models for functional regression

Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 94, 317–330.

By: J. Usset, A. Staicu & A. Maity

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2016 chapter

Marker-set Approaches for Assessing Gene-Environment Interactions at Gene Level

In Statistical Approaches to Gene x Environment Interactions for Complex Phenotypes.

By: J. Tzeng & A. Maity

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2016 journal article

Testing and estimation in marker-set association study using semiparametric quantile regression kernel machine

Biometrics, 72(2), 364–371.

By: D. Kong, A. Maity, F. Hsu & J. Tzeng

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2016 journal article

Testing for additivity in non-parametric regression

Can. J. Statistics, 8(4), 445–462.

By: Y. Zhang, A. Staicu & A. Maity

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Variable selection in semi-parametric models

Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 25(4), 1736–1752.

By: H. Zhang, A. Maity, H. Arshad, J. Holloway, W. Karmaus, A. Lawson, D. Lee, Y. MacNab

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Complete effect-profile assessment in association studies with multiple genetic and multiple environmental factors

Genetic Epidemiology, 39(2), 122–133.

By: Z. Wang, A. Maity, Y. Luo, M. Neely & J. Tzeng

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Glacier Terminus Estimation from LandSat Image Intensity Profiles

Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics, 20(2), 279–298.

By: J. Usset, A. Maity, A. Staicu & A. Schwartzman

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2015 journal article

Global Analysis of Methylation Profiles from High Resolution CpG Data

Genetic Epidemiology, 39(2), 53–64.

By: N. Zhao, D. Bell, A. Maity, A. Staicu, B. Joubert, S. London, M. Wu

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Module-based association analysis for omics data with network structure.

PLoS ONE, 10(3), 0122309.

By: Z. Wang, A. Maity, C. Hsiao, D. Voora, R. Kaddurah-Daouk & J. Tzeng

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2015 journal article

Parametrically Guided Estimation in Nonparametric Varying Coefficient Models with Quasi-likelihood

Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 27(2), 195–213.

By: C. Davenport, A. Maity & Y. Wu

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Rare variant testing across methods and thresholds using the multi-kernel sequence kernel association test (MK-SKAT)

Statistics and Its Interface, 8(4), 495–505.

By: E. Urrutia, S. Lee, A. Maity, N. Zhao, J. Shen, Y. Li, M. Wu

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Unified variable selection in semi-parametric models

Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 10(6), 2821–2831.

By: W. Terry, H. Zhang, A. Maity, H. Arshad & W. Karmaus

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Analysis of in vitro fertilization data with multiple outcomes using discrete time-to-event analysis

Statistics in Medicine, 33(10), 1738–1749.

By: A. Maity, P. Williams, L. Ryan, S. Missmer, B. Coull & R. Hauser

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Short-Term airborne particulate matter exposure alters the epigenetic landscape of human genes associated with the mitogen-Activated protein kinase network: A cross-sectional study

Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source, 13(1), 94.

By: J. Carmona, T. Sofer, J. Hutchinson, L. Cantone, B. Coull, A. Maity, P. Vokonas, X. Lin ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 article

Design and Analysis Issues in Gene and Environment Studies

Exploring Connections Between Genetic Mechanisms and Disease Expression, Vol. 11, p. 339–370.

By: C. Liu, A. Maity, X. Lin, R. Wright & D. Christiani

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2013 journal article

Exposure to airborne particulate matter is associated with methylation pattern in the asthma pathway

Epigenomics, 5(2), 147–154.

By: T. Sofer, A. Baccarelli, L. Cantone, B. Coull, A. Maity, X. Lin, J. Schwartz

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Kernel Machine SNP-Set Testing Under Multiple Candidate Kernels

Genetic Epidemiology, 37(3), 267–275.

By: M. Wu, A. Maity, S. Lee, E. Simmons, Q. Harmon, X. Lin, S. Engel, J. Molldrem, P. Armistead

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Parameter Estimation of Partial Differential Equation Models

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 108(503), 1009–1020.

By: X. Xun, J. Cao, B. Mallick, A. Maity & R. Carroll

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Parametrically guided generalised additive models with application to mergers and acquisitions data

Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 25(1), 109–128.

By: J. Fan, A. Maity, Y. Wang & Y. Wu

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Variable selection in generalized functional linear models

Stat, 2(1), 86–101.

By: J. Gertheiss, A. Maity & A. Staicu

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2012 journal article

A powerful test for comparing multiple regression functions

Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, 24(3), 563–576.

By: C. Search

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Association of hexachlorobenzene (HCB), dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), and Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE) with in vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes

Environmental Health Perspectives, 120(2), 316–320.

By: S. Mahalingaiah, S. Missmer, A. Maity, P. Williams, J. Meeker, K. Berry, S. Ehrlich, M. Perry ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 review

Design and analysis issues in gene and environment studies

[Review of ]. Environmental Health, 11.

By: C. Liu, A. Maity, X. Lin, R. Wright & D. Christiani

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Design and analysis issues in gene and environment studies

Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source, 11(1).

By: C. Liu, A. Maity, X. Lin, R. Wright & D. Christiani

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2012 journal article

Multivariate Gene Selection and Testing in Studying the Exposure Effects on a Gene Set

Statistics in Biosciences, 4(2), 319–338.

By: T. Sofer, A. Maity, B. Coull, A. Baccarelli, J. Schwartz & X. Lin

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2012 journal article

Multivariate Phenotype Association Analysis by Marker-Set Kernel Machine Regression

Genetic Epidemiology, 36(7), 686–695.

By: A. Maity, P. Sullivan & J. Tzeng

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Partially linear varying coefficient models stratified by a functional covariate

Statistics and Probability Letters, 82(10), 1807–1814.

By: A. Maity & J. Huang

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Power of a reproducing kernel-based method for testing the joint effect of a set of single-nucleotide polymorphisms

Genetica, 140(10-12), 421–427.

By: H. He, H. Zhang, A. Maity, Y. Zou, J. Hussey & W. Karmaus

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Testing for spatial isotropy under general designs

Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 142(5), 1081–1091.

By: A. Maity & M. Sherman

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2011 journal article

Analysis of Sabine river flow data using semiparametric spline modeling

Journal of Hydrology, 399(3-4), 274–280.

By: S. Bandyopadhyay & A. Maity

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Estimation via corrected scores in general semiparametric regression models with error-prone covariates

Electronic Journal of Statistics, 5, 1424–1449.

By: A. Maity & T. Apanasovich

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Inferences for the ratio: Fieller’s interval, log ratio, and large sample based confidence intervals

AStA Advances in Statistical Analysis, 95(3), 313–323.

By: M. Sherman, A. Maity & S. Wang

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Powerful Tests for Detecting a Gene Effect in the Presence of Possible Gene-Gene Interactions Using Garrote Kernel Machines

Biometrics, 67(4), 1271–1284.

By: A. Maity & X. Lin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Semi-automated scoring of triple-probe FISH in human sperm: Methods and further validation

Cytometry Part A, 79A(8), 661–666.

By: M. Perry, X. Chen, M. McAuliffe, A. Maity & G. Deloid

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Serum Concentrations of Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Relation to in Vitro Fertilization Outcomes

Environmental Health Perspectives, 119(7), 1010–1016.

By: J. Meeker, A. Maity, S. Missmer, P. Williams, S. Mahalingaiah, S. Ehrlich, K. Berry, L. Altshul ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Testing for constant nonparametric effects in general semiparametric regression models with interactions

Statistics and Probability Letters, 81(7), 717–723.

By: J. Wei, R. Carroll & A. Maity

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 conference paper

Particulate Air Pollution Modifies Methylation Of NFKb Pathways

C16. GENETICS OF LUNG DISEASE AND GENE: ENVIRONMENT INTERACTIONS, 5.

By: J. Schwartz, T. Sofer, A. Maity, X. Lin & A. Baccarelli

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2010 chapter

Proportional Hazards Regression Using Bayesian Kernel Machines

In Bayesian Modeling in Bioinformatics.

By: D. Dey, S. Ghosh & B. Mallick

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2010 journal article

Reduced Rank Mixed Effects Models for Spatially Correlated Hierarchical Functional Data

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 105(489), 390–400.

By: L. Zhou, J. Huang, J. Martinez, A. Maity, V. Baladandayuthapani & R. Carroll

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2009 journal article

Efficient Semiparametric Marginal Estimation for the Partially Linear Additive Model for Longitudinal/Clustered Data

Stat Biosci, 1(1), 10–31.

By: R. Carroll, A. Maity, E. Mammen & K. Yu

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2009 journal article

Nonparametric Additive Regression for Repeatedly Measured Data

Biometrika, 96(2), 383–398.

By: R. Carroll, A. Maity, E. Mammen & K. Yu

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2009 journal article

SIMEX and standard error estimation in semiparametric measurement error models

Electronic Journal of Statistics, 3(0), 318–348.

By: T. Apanasovich, R. Carroll & A. Maity

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2009 journal article

Testing in semiparametric models with interaction, with applications to gene-environment interactions

Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series B: Statistical Methodology, 71(1), 75–96.

By: A. Maity, R. Carroll, E. Mammen & N. Chatterjee

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2008 thesis

Efficient Inference in General Semiparametric Regression Models

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2008 journal article

Efficient estimation of population quantiles in general semiparametric regression models

Statistics and Probability Letters, 78(16), 2744–2750.

By: A. Maity

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2008 article

Estimation of population-level summaries in general semiparametric repeated measures regression models

Collections, p. 123–137.

By: A. Maity, T. Apanasovich & R. Carroll

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2008 journal article

On adaptive linear regression

Journal of Applied Statistics, 35(12), 1409–1422.

By: A. Maity & M. Sherman

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2007 journal article

Comments on: Nonparametric inference with generalized likelihood ratio tests

Test, 16(3), 456–458.

By: R. Carroll & A. Maity

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2007 journal article

Efficient estimation of population-level summaries in general semiparametric regression models

Journal of the American Statistical Association, 102(477), 123–139.

By: A. Maity, Y. Ma & R. Carroll

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2006 journal article

The two-sample t test with one variance unknown

American Statistician, 60(2), 163–166.

By: A. Maity & M. Sherman

Source: ORCID
Added: September 4, 2019

2005 journal article

A Perturbation Technique for Sample Moment Matching in Kernel Density Estimation

Calcutta Statistical Association Bulletin.

Source: ORCID
Added: September 5, 2019

Employment

2010 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Associate Professor Statistics

2008 - 2010

Harvard School of Public Health Boston, MA, US
Research Fellow Biostatistics

Education

2005 - 2008

Texas A&M University College Station, TX, US
PhD Statistics

2003 - 2005

Texas A&M University College Station, TX, US
MS Statistics

2000 - 2003

Indian Statistical Institute Kolkata, West Bengal, IN
BS Statistics

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record.

grant January 1, 2011 - December 31, 2014
Statistical Methods for Analysis of High-Dimensional Gene and Environment Data
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
grant May 1 - December 31, 2010
Statistical Methods for Analysis of High-Dimensional Gene and Environment Data
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences