Dr. Michelle Y. Wang

Dr. Michelle Wang

Contact Information

116 C Illini Hall
725 S. Wright St.
M/C 374
Champaign, IL 61820
Associate Professor
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Research Interests

  • Statistical/mathematical methods, machine learning and data mining
  • Signal and imaging processing, computation, and analysis
  • Quantitative and cognitive psychology
  • Precision medicine

Research Description

Cognitive and Brain Sciences; Arts and Minds; Lifespan Interventions; Signal and Image Computation and Analysis; Statistical and Quantitative Methods in Psychology and Neuroscience.

Education

  • Ph.D. from Yale University

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Courses

  • Covariance Structure and Factor Models
  • Methods of Applied Statistics
  • Applied Regression and Design
  • Image and Neuroimage Analysis
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Image Processing with Matlab
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Signals and Systems

Selected Publications

Book Contributions

Wang, M. Y Multi-scale information, network, causality, and dynamics: mathematical computation and bayesian inference to cognitive neuroscience and aging Functional Brain Mapping and the Endeavor to Understand the Working Brain Multi-scale information, network, causality, and dynamics: mathematical computation and bayesian inference to cognitive neuroscience and aging 2013, p. 181-208.

Journal Articles

Xia, J, and M. Y. Wang Particle filtering with sequential parameter learning for nonlinear BOLD fmri signals Advances and Applications in Statistics 40 2014, p. 61-74.
Wang, Y. M, and J. Xia Unified framework for robust estimation of brain networks from fMRI using temporal and spatial correlation analyses IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 28 2009, p. 1296-1307.
Zhou, C, and Y. M. Wang Hybrid permutation test with application to surface shape analysis Statistica Sinica 18 2008, p. 1553-1568.