Yiling Chen

PhD Student in Statistics

Yiling is a Ph.D. student in Statistics at UCLA. Her research interest involves developing and refining statistical methods to solve questions related to biology and medicine. More specifically, she is working on improving the performance of machine learning tools on medical data with high noise. She enjoys exercising.


Li, W.V.Chen, Y., and Li, J.J. (2017). TROM: a testing-based method for finding transcriptomic similarity of biological samples. Statistics in Biosciences 9(1):105-136. [ SOFTWARE ]