38873-Cao, Sha

Sha Cao, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics & Health Data Science

Phone 3172742602
HITS 3073
410 West 10th Street

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Key Publications

1.      Changlin Wan, Wennan Chang, Tong Zhao, Sha Cao*, Chi Zhang*. Geometric all-way Boolean tensor decomposition. Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 33 (NeurIPS) (2020). In press.

2.      Wennan Chang, Changlin Wan, Yong Zang, Chi Zhang, and Sha Cao*. Supervised clustering of high dimensional data using regularized mixture modeling. Briefings in Bioinformatics. (2020) In press.

3.      Xiaoyu Lu, Szu-wei Tu, Wennan Chang, Changlin Wan, Yifan Sun, Baskar Ramdas, Xin Lu, Shannon Hawkins,  Reuben Kapur, Xiongbin Lu*, Sha Cao*, Chi Zhang*. SSMD: A semi-supervised approach for a robust cell type identification and deconvolution of mouse transcriptomics data. Briefings in Bioinformatics. (2020) In press.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Biostatistics & Health Data Science
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Public Health
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Informatics & Computing
  • Education
    2017 PhD University of Georgia
    2011 BS Beijing Normal University
  • Research


    My current research directions include: 1) designing novel statistical learning tools for integration of multiple heterogeneous sources and/or types of biomedical data; 2) detecting the latent structures of high dimensional biomedical data; 3) studying the tissue microenvironment and interactions of its cell components.

  • Awards
    Org: University of Georgia
    Desc: Grimes Family Distinguished Graduate Fellowship in Natural Sciences,
    Scope: University
    Date: 2015-11-01

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