Chao Wang Chao Wang

Ph.D. Candidate
Bioinformatics Research Group, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Address: 817B, No. 6, South Kexueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing, P.R.China


Phones: +86-10-62600817(Office), +86-10-82683141(Home)

Advisor: Prof. Dongbo Bu

Half the variations which are calculated in a tournament game turn out to be completely superfluous. Unfortunately, no one knows in advance which half.
Research Interests
  1. Bioinformatics, especially designing combinatorial algorithms and developing statistical models for protein structure prediction
  2. Algorithm, especially open questions of approximation algorithms and randomized algorithms
  3. Mathematics, especially analytic number theory, combintorial mathematics and computational geometry
  4. Theoretical computer science, especially open problems
Participation in Seminars
  1. Protein Structure Prediction
  2. Special Interest Group on Mathematics and Algorithms
Life Interests
  1. Chess, ranking 1933 at Bullet, 1969 at Blitz, 1752 at Slow on chessbase
  2. Table tennis, champion member of Table Tennis Tournament Games of Dept. of Computer Science of Engineering, Fudan University, 2007
  1. Fall 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014, Teacher Assistant of Course Algorithm Design and Analysis CS6012:2009, CS6012:2010, CS711008Z:2010, CS6012:2011, CS711008Z:2011, CS6012:2012, CS711008Z:2012, CS6012:2013, CS711008Z:2013, CS6012:2014, CS711008Z:2014
  2. Spring 2013 and 2014, Teacher Assistant of Course Bioinformatics Algorithms CS713028Z:2013, CS713028Z:2014
  3. Jun. 2007 - Sept. 2007, Internship in Tianjin Electric Power Construction Company
  4. Sept. 2005 - Sept. 2006, President of Chess Association, Fudan University
  1. 2010, Merit Student of Advanced Computing Research Laboratory, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  2. 2004, New-student Scholarship of Fudan University
  3. 2003, First Prize in High School Mathematics Contest of China
  1. Sept. 2008 - present, Ph.D. Candidate of Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P.R.China
  2. Sept. 2004 - Jul. 2008, Bachelor Student of Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Fudan University, Shanghai, P.R.China
  3. Apr. 2001 - Jul. 2004, High School Student of Yaohua Middle School, Tianjin, P.R.China
  4. Sept. 1999 - Apr. 2001, Junior Middle School Student of Yaohua Middle School, Tianjin, P.R.China
  5. Sept. 1993 - Jun. 1999, Primary School Student of Experimental Primary School of Hedong District, Tianjin, P.R.China
  1. Chao Wang, Haicang Zhang, Wei-Mou Zheng, Dong Xu, Jianwei Zhu, Bing Wang, Kang Ning, Shiwei Sun, Shuai Cheng Li, and Dongbo Bu. "FALCON@home: a high-throughput protein structure prediction server based on remote homologue recognition" Bioinformatics 2015 btv581 [pdf]
  2. Xinmiao Fu, Zengyi Chang, Xiaodong Shi, Dongbo Bu, Chao Wang. "Multilevel structural characteristics for the natural substrate proteins of bacterial small heat shock proteins" PROTEIN SCIENCE 2014 VOL 23:229—237 [pdf]
  3. Chao Wang, Yi Wei, Juntao Liu, Haicang Zhang, Bin Ling, Shuai-Cheng Li, Wei-Mou Zheng, Dongbo Bu. "Optimizing weights of protein energy function to improve ab initio protein structure prediction" (arXiv) [pdf]

  4. Mingfu Shao, Sheng Wang, Chao Wang, Xiongying Yuan, Shuai-Cheng Li, Wei-Mou Zheng and Dongbo Bu. "Incorporating Ab Initio Energy into Threading Approaches for Protein Structure Prediction" BMC Bioinformatics 2011, 12(Suppl 1):S54 [pdf]
  5. Yi Wei, Mingfu Shao, Jishuang Yang, Chao Wang, Shuai-Cheng Li, Dongbo Bu. "Approximating Conserved Regions of Protein Structures" (CSB'10) [pdf]