Ying-Cheng Lai


Background Ying-Cheng Lai received B.S. and M.S. degrees in Optical Engineering from Zhejiang University in 1982 and 1985, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Physics from University of Maryland at College Park in 1989 and 1992, respectively. He wrote his Ph.D. thesis on Classical and Quantum Chaos under Celso Grebogi, James A. Yorke, and Edward Ott. From 1992-1994 he was a post-doctoral fellow in the Biomedical Engineering Department at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine under Raimond Winslow and Murray Sachs. He joined the University of Kansas in 1994 as an Assistant Professor of Physics and Mathematics and became Associate Professor in 1998. In August 1999, he came to Arizona State University as an Associate Professor in Departments of Mathematics and Electrical Engineering. He was promoted to full Professor in August 2001.

Personal Information
Degree Information: 
Ph.D., University of Maryland at College Park
Area Of Study: 
Computational Biology


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