About me

I am a fifth year Ph.D. candidate in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Operations Research (INSTORE) with machine learning concentration at UNC at Chapel Hill. I am fortuante to be advised by both Prof. Jan Hannig and Prof. Yun Li. I obtained my M.S. in Statistics from the UNC in 2017 and my B.S. in mathematics and applied mathematics from Beijing University of Posts & Telecomunications in 2016.

Research Interests:

Statistics Inference:

Generalized ficuial inference
Deep fiducial inference and approximate fiduicial computation
First order approximate fiducial inference

Bioinformatics:

Batch effect correction for single-cell RNA sequencing
DL methods to enhance GWAS signals
DL methods to enhance resolution of HiChIP/PLAC-Seq chromatin 3D organization data
Structual variant calling from whole genome sequencing data

Epigenetics:

Method developement and analysis of DNA methylation data

Contact:

Department of Statistics and Operations Research
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Hanes Hall B05
Email: franklee@live.unc.edu