Lingchao Mao is a Ph.D. student in Machine Learning at the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering. She holds bachelor's degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering and in Statistics from North Carolina State University. She is a recipient of the H. Milton Stewart Fellowship, Williams S. Green Fellowship, and George Family Fellowship. Currently, she is a Research Assistant working with Dr. Jing Li.
Her research interests include methodological developments in statistics and machine learning, specifically knowledge-informed machine learning and machine learning with limited supervision. Her current research project applications include precision medicine for brain cancer and early diagnosis and prognosis of neurological diseases.