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Mei Wang
Yibi Huang
Lecturer, Department of Statistics and the College

Web: http://www.stat.uchicago.edu/~yibi/
E-mail: yibi@galton.uchicago.edu
Phone: 773.702.2519
Fax: 773.702.9810

University of Chicago
Department of Statistics
5747 S. Ellis Avenue
Jones 207
Chicago, IL 60637 USA

Research Interests

My research is about how the brain learns and stores information. Unlike computers, our brain stores information associatively — it is poor at memorizing details but good at recalling one object from related ones. Biological observations of synaptic plasticity provide a cellular basis for the model of associative memory and learning.  I am interested in properties of various learning models, in particular, memory capacity.

I am also interested in statistics education. 

Last update: 9/7/16