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Yuan Wu, PhD

Yuan Wu


Ph.D. , University of Iowa, 2010
Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences
Iowa City, IA 52242

M.S., University of Iowa, 2008
Iowa City, IA 52242

Research Interests

  • Statistical genetics
  • Calibration for predictive models
  • Distributed privacy preserving predictive models
  • Survival analysis

Selected Publications

  • Wu Y, Zhang Y (2012). Partially Monotone Tensor Spline Estimation of the Joint Distribution Function with Bivariate Current Status DataThe Annals of Statistics40 1609-1636.
  • Wu Y, Jiang X, Kim J, Ohno-Machado L (2012). Grid binary LOgistic REgression (GLORE): Building Shared Models Without Sharing Data. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association19 758-764.
  • Wu Y, Jiang X, Ohno-Machado L (2012). Preserving Institutional Privacy in Distributed Binary Logistic Regression. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings, Accept.
  • Ramirez M, Wu Y, Kataoka S, Wong M, Yang J, Peek-Asa C, Stein B (2012). Youth violence across multiple dimension: A study of violence, absenteeism and suspensions among middle school children. The Journal of Pediatrics161 542-546.
  • Jiang X, Kim J, Wu Y, Ohno-Machado L (2012). Selecting Cases for Whom Additional Tests Can Improve Prognostication. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings, Accept.
  • Wu Y, Jiang X, Kim J, Ohno-Machado L (2012). I-spline smoothing for calibrating predictive models. AMIA Joint Summits on Translational Science Proceedings, 2012: 39-46.
  • Wu Y, Gao X (2011). Sieve Estimation with Bivariate Interval Censored Data. Journal of Statistics: Advances in Theory and Applications5 37-61.

Contact Information

Location:  UCSD, SOM2 #131

Email:      y6wu at