Yadong Wang

Yadong Wang received his B.S. degree in computer science from Heilongjiang University, Harbin, China, in 1986 and his M.Sc. degree in computer science and technology from Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, in 1989. Then he began a faculty position at Harbin Institute of Technology. Prof. Wang is now a full professor and the dean in the School of Computer Science and Technology. Prof. Wang is also the director of Center for Biomedical Information Technology and Systems Engineering Research at Heilongjiang province, the director of Heilongjiang Province's key lab for Bioinformatics, a member of Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence, and a member of expert committee for Biology and Medicine field, National High-Tech Research and Development (National 863 programme). Prof. Wang has served on National 863 programme and National Natural Science Foundation of China grant review panels. His research interests include Bioinformatics, machine learning and knowledge engineering. In Bioinformatics field, his research focuses on analysis of high-throughput biomedical data (microarray, next generation sequencing data, clinical data), personal genomics, and translational bioinformatics. He has published more than 150 technical papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings. Prof. Wang serves as the Editorial Board Member or the Guest Editor of a number of refereed journals and as the Program Committee Chair or Member of several international conferences. He has also reviewed papers for many refereed journals.

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Guest Editorial: IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine(BIBM2014)Special Issue
Bioinformatics and biomedicine research is fundamental to our understanding of complex biological systems, impacting the science and technology of fields ranging from agricultural and environmental sciences to pharmaceutical and medical sciences. This type of research requires close collaboration among multidisciplinary... Read more
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Identification Exon Skipping Events From High-Throughput RNA Sequencing Data
The emergence of next-generation high-throughput RNA sequencing (RNA-Seq) provides tremendous opportunities for researchers to analyze alternative splicing on a genome-wide scale. However, accurate identification of alternative splicing events from RNA-Seq data has remained an unresolved challenge in next-generation sequencing (NGS)... Read more
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The Effect of Light Conditions on Photoplethysmographic Image Acquisition Using a Commercial Camera
The waveform of the photoplethysmographic image (PPGi) signals may be significantly affected by the light spectra and intensity. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the performance of PPGi aveform acquisition in the red, green and blue channels using... Read more