I am an Assistant Professor in the Math Department at Tulane University. I did my Postdoc with Dr. Marc Suchard at UCLA. I got my PhD degree in Bio-informatics and Statistics from North Carolina State University under Dr. Jeff Thorne’s direction.

Before coming to the USA, I earned my BS degrees in Physics and Economics from Peking University, China. My advisor was Dr. Jiasen Zhang.

I earned my MS degree in Material Science and Engineering at NC State as well. My thesis advisor was Dr. John Muth.