BIOGRAPHY 
Dr. Bao, is currently a professor at the UNC Fayetteville State University. She graduated from the Fujian Normal University in China with a B.S. and M.S. in Mathematics and later earned a Ph.D in Statistics and Probability from Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China and a Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State University, NC, USA.

PUBLICATIONS 
 Bao, Y., Yin, Y. Musa, L. (2015). Face Recognition and Using Ratios of Face Features in Gender Identification. Las Vegas, Nevada: Proceedings of International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, & Pattern Recognition. pp. 1723.
 Bao, Y., Krim, H. (2014). Discrete MultiScale Transforms in Signal Processing. Academic Press Library in Signal Processing, 1st Edition Signal Processing Theory and Machine Learning (vol. 1, Chapter 9, pp. 467560 (total 127 pages)). Elsevier.
 Bao, Y. Maudsley, A. (2012), Polynomial Fitting Improved Bayesian Reconstruction Method for Whole Brain Volumetric MRSI Metabolite Images. The Open Medical Imaging Journal, accepted, in press.
 Tang, W. and Bao, Y. (advisor) (2012) "Divergence Measurements of Empty Parking Spaces", Explorations, Vol. VII, pp118135
 Bao, Y. (2011). Mathematical Analysis of SMASHBased Reconstruction Methods for Parallel MRI. International Journal of Intelligent Computing in Medical Science and Image Processing, 4(1), 6576.
 Bao,Y and Wong K., 2010, Simulation of Grass Land Distribution in North Carolina, Proceedings of ICEME.
 Y. Bao and A. Maudsley, 2007, Improved reconstruction for MR spectroscopic imaging, full paper, IEEE Transactions on Medical imaging (TMI), May, No. 5 pp. 686695.
 Y. Bao and A. Maudsley, 2007, Parallel image reconstruction in the GRAPPA formalism, IBIS
 Y. Bao and A. Maudsley, 2006, Polynomial fitting adapted volumetric metabolite image reconstruction, ISMRM proceedings for Data processing for MR Spectroscopy and Imaging
 Y. Bao and A. Maudsley, 2006, MRSI Data reconstruction using generalized SENSE, IBIS
 Y. Bao and A. Maudsley, 2003, Improved MR metabolite image reconstruction. in Proceedings of IEEE workshop on statistical signal processing.
 Y. Bao and H. Krim, 2004, Smart nonlinear diffusion: a probabilistic approach, full paper, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), Jan. Vol. 26. No.1. pp. 6372
 Y. Bao and H. Krim, 2001, Upon bridging scalespace to multiscale frame analyses, book chapter in Wavelets in Signal and Image Analysis: From Theory to Practice, Computational Imaging and Vision, Volume 19, one book chapter (Chapter 6), Editors: A. A. Petrosian and F. Meyer, Kluwer Publisher.
 Y. Bao, 1999, The absolute continuity for the occupation time of the super OrnsteinUhlenbeck, Acta Mathematica Scientia, Vol. 19 No. 1
