Yihong Wu received a BE degree from Tsinghua University in Beijing (2006), and MA (2008) and PhD (2011) from Princeton University, all in electrical engineering. Before joining the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as an assistant professor in 2013, he was a postdoctoral fellow with the Statistics Department of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. His research interests are in high-dimensional statistical inference and information theory.
- Information Theory, Spring 2015. Research Fellow.