Yipeng Song studied public health and preventive medicine in Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, and in the July of 2012, he got a Bachelor Degree of Medicine in the public health department. After that, he went to Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences to do research on metabonomics, and in the July of 2015, he received a Master Degree of Analytical Chemistry. Now he is a new PhD student in the Biosystems Data Analysis (BDA) group.
The project focuses on the development of nonparametric statistical methods for the fusion of phenotype and -omics data. The main interest of this project is to elucidate the biosynthesis pathways of defense compounds in tomato plants.