Peng Qiu


Peng

 

Qiu

Associate Professor
Primary School/Department: 
Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Phone: 
404-385-1656
Office Location: 
EBB 2107
University: 
Georgia Institute of Technology

Biography:

Peng Qiu received his B.S. degree from the University of Science and Technology of China, and a Ph.D. degree from the University of Maryland College Park, both in electrical engineering. After spending three years as a postdoctoral fellow in the Center for Cancer Systems Biology at Stanford, and three years as an assistant professor in the Department of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology at UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, he joined the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University.

Research Keywords:

Bioinformatics and computational biology, machine learning, data integration, progression analysis, single-cell analysis, flow cytometry

Research Affiliations:

Research Center Affiliations: 
Marcus Center for Therapeutic Cell Characterization and Manufacturing (MC3M)
Center for Integrative Genomics

Research Areas:

Research Areas: 
Molecular Evolution
Neuroscience
Systems Biology

Research Interests:

Bioinformatics and computational biology, machine learning, data integration, progression analysis, single-cell analysis, and flow cytometry.

My main research interests are in bioinformatics and computational biology, focusing on statistical signal processing, machine learning, control systems and optimization. The following are some specific topics that I've been working on:

  • Extracting the cellular hierarchy underlying high-dimensional single-cell data
  • Discovering Biological Progression underlying Gene Expression Data
  • Simultaneous classification and class discovery
  • Information theoretic approaches for reconstructing gene regulatory networks.
  • Non-invasive PET parametric imaging