Dr. Kenny Qian Ye is an associate professor at the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He earned his Ph.D. in statistics from the University of Michigan in 1998, and BS in Applied Math and Economics from Tsinghua University. His research areas include Uncertainty Quantification of Computer Models, Bayesian Statistics, Statistical Genetics and Bioinformatics, Engineering Statistics and Quality Improvement. His research is supported by National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation and Department of Energy. Dr Ye is the recipient of Jack Youden Prize from American Society for Quality or best expository paper in Technometrics and the Brumbaugh Award from American Society for Quality.