Yuping Zhang

Assistant Professor

Office: AUST 318
E-Mail: yuping.zhang@uconn.edu
Personal Website

Research Interests

Research interests lie in development and application of statistical and computational methods to address scientific problems in genomics, systems biology, and complex diseases. Current methodological research topics include statistical learning and inference, high-dimensional correlated data analysis, graphical models, and network analysis.

Selected Publications

  • (With Z. Ouyang) 2017. Joint principal trend analysis for longitudinal high-dimensional data. Biometrics. DOI:10.1111/biom.12751
  • (With Z. Ouyang & H. Zhao) 2017. A statistical framework for data integration through graphical models with application to cancer genomics. The Annals of Applied Statistics11(1), pp.161-184.
  • (With M.H. Linder, A. Shojaie, Z. Ouyang, R. Shen, K.A. Baggerly, V. Baladandayuthapani, & H. Zhao) 2017. Dissecting pathway disturbances using network topology and multi-platform genomics data. Statistics in Biosciences, DOI:10.1007/s12561-017-9193-0
  • (With C. Zou & Z. Ouyang) 2016. HSA: integrated multi-track Hi-C data modeling for genome-scale reconstruction of 3D chromatin structure. Genome Biology, 17(40). DOI: 10.1186/s13059-016- 0896-1