Wei is a PhD candidate at UCLA Department of Statistics. She has a BS in statistics from Huazhong University of Science and Technology. She is working with Jessica, Yiling, and Zahra on developing testing-based measures (TROM/EPOM) for comparing genomic samples from the same or different species. She is also working on statistical method for isoform abundance estimation based on multiple RNA-seq replicates with Jessica and other collaborators.
Li, W.V., Chen, Y. and Li, J.J. (2016). TROM: A Testing-Based Method for Finding Transcriptomic Similarity of Biological Samples. Statistics in Biosciences.