Dr. Liu’s research focuses on computational proteomics, especially mass spectrometry-based top-down proteomics, which can identify various proteoforms with alterations in biological samples.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Algorithmic biology
  • mass spectrometry
  • computational proteomics


 Research Interests: Bioinformatics, algorithms, machine learning, and computational proteomics



Keywords: Mass spectrometry based computational proteomics


Subject areas:

  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Proteomics
  • Human/Molecular Genetics
  • Cancer Biology

Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Genomics Division, John W. Deming Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Tulane University

Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Centers and Institutes, Indiana University School of Medicine

Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, School of Science and Engineering, Tulane University

Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program, School of Medicine, Tulane University

Past Affiliations
Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Biomedical Science, Cell Biology, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering
PhD, City University of Hong Kong, Computer Science, 2008
MS, Shandong University, Computer Science, 2004
BS, Shandong University, Computer Science, 1996