Yuwei BaoSeptember 16, 2022

Research interests:

  • Statistics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Data Science
  • Mathematical Modeling

With passion and dedication:

I am currently working on statistical phylogenetics research under Dr. Xiang Jiopen in new window as well as doing bioinformatics collaboration research with Deng labopen in new window under Dr. Wu-Min Dengopen in new window

Most recent activities


I am actively searching for a summer internship working as a statistician, biostatistician, or data scientist in industries.

Research talks

6/21/2023Evolution Conferenceopen in new windowCoalescent Bayesian tree prior
3/10/2023Scientific Computing Around Louisiana (SCALA)open in new windowSmooth Skygrid: Bayesian coalescent-based inference of population dynamics
2/25/2023Math for All in Nolaopen in new windowBayesian coalescent-based model for inferring population dynamics
11/18/2022LA ASA Chapter Meetingopen in new windowSmooth coalescent prior for scalable Bayesian phylogenetic demographic inference
3/15/2022Tulane Math Graduate Student Colloquiumopen in new windowLikelihood calculations on a phylogenetic tree

Professional memberships

Since 2023American Statistical Association (ASA)open in new window
Since 2023Society for the Study of Evolution (SSE)open in new window
Since 2023Society of Systematic Biologists (SSB)open in new window
Since 2022American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC)open in new window
Since 2020American Mathematical Society (AMS)open in new window
Since 2020Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)open in new window
Since 2020Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)open in new window
Since 2019Mathematical Association of America (MAA)open in new window
Since 2017Kappa Mu Epsilon (KME) - National Mathematics Honor Societyopen in new window
Since 2017Alpha Phi Omega (APO) - National Service Fraternity open in new window