Zhiying Wang
Assistant Professor
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
4430 Engineering Hall
zhiying AT uci DOT edu


Our group currently has openings for highly motivated PhD students and postdoc. 

Research Area

Professor Wang’s research interests include information theory, coding theory for data storage, as well as modeling, compression, and computation for genomic information.

Professional Bio

Zhiying Wang is an assistant professor in EECS, UC, Irvine. She was a postdoc at Stanford University. Dr. Wang received NSF Center for Science of Information (CSoI) Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2013. She was the recipient of IEEE Data Storage Best Paper Award for 2013.


B.S., Tsinghua University, Information Electronics and Engineering, 2007
M.S., California Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering, 2009
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering, 2013