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About Wendy

I'm an incoming Neuroscience PhD student at the University of Southern California, starting Fall 2021. I completed my MS in Computer Science at the University of Pennsylvania where I worked at Dr. Li Shen's lab as a graduate researcher.
For all inquiries, email me at <yixuefen at usc.edu>.

Research Interest
I'm interested in developing and applying machine learning methods to high dimensional or multimodal neuroimaging genetics data and study how they can inform the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of neurodegenerative diseasex. I also enjoy web programming and learning about distributed systems design.
Recent News
May 14 2021

Graduated from the CIS MSE program at UPenn with the Outstanding Service Award!

Mar 24 2021

Presented my work at Shen Lab on identifying population structure using DGCCA at the 2021 DBEI Research Day!

Mar 12 2021

Accepted my offer to attend the Neuroscience Graduate Program (NGP) at USC this fall!

Oct 26 2020

Presented Deep Multiview Learning to Identify Population Structure with Multimodal Imaging at the 20th IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE).