Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Dr. Cheng’s computational research expertise includes kernel based nonlinear methods, machine learning, and database development for big data. In particular, her computational research is in the scope of system pharmacology. Her research application includes cancer genomics, precision medicine, system pharmacology and drug discovery. Her current research interest is to develop system pharmacology models to predict drug response for either single drug or drug combinations in both in vitro and clinical settings.

Education and Training

PhD, Control Science and Engineering, Donghua University, P.R. China, 2012

MA, Computer Science, Xinjiang University, P.R. China, 2006

BA, Applied Mathematics, Xinjiang Normal University, P.R. China, 1998


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