photo of Professor Yang Lu


  • B.S., Computer and Software Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China (2010)
  • M.S., Computer Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China (2013)
  • Ph.D., Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Southern California, United States (2017)

Research interests

  • Developing machine learning and statistical methods for genomics and proteomics data analysis using interpretable machine learning, reproducible (error-controlled) machine learning, and heterogeneous data integration
  • Developing interpretation methods to find scientifically interesting and statistically confident hypotheses from complex biological data from single-cell genomics, mass spectrometry-based proteomics, and metagenomics


Yang Lu on Google Scholar