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Wenshuo Liu

Research Investigator, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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Biography

Wenshuo Liu was a post-doctoral research fellow in the Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics of University of Wisconsin-Madison from 2015-2017. Before that, he was a post-doctoral research fellow in the Department of Physics of University of Wisconsin-Madison. He obtained his PhD in the field of theoretical physics from Rutgers University in 2014. He has been working on cancer staging with penalized likelihood methods, as well as health services research with Bayesian regression trees. His research interests lie in the interdisciplinary areas, including health services research, multiple imputation of missing data and clustering. He is especially interested in methodologies based on heavy computational techniques, such as deep learning, Markov chain Monte Carlo for Bayesian inference and optimization algorithms.

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