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Jianhong Wu

Expert in infectious disease modelling and big data analytics

Faculty of Science - Department of Mathematics & Statistics

Distinguished Research Professor
Canada Research Chair (Tier 1)

N613, Ross - ROSS
Keele Campus
Phone (Office): (416)736-2100 Ext. 33116

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Wu's Laboratory for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
CTV News - Changing climate brings ticks, Lyme disease into Canada
The Globe and Mail - Media can help slow spread of disease, study finds
The Windsor Star - Tick trouble: Expect to see more ticks, says York University expert
Toronto Star - How Canada reversed the ‘brain drain’
YouTube - Jianhong Wu, mathematician and Canada Research Chair
Press Release - Mass media coverage helps slow down disease spread in an epidemic
Inside Toronto - Canadians should “definitely” be concerned about Zika virus: York University professors
Toronto Star - Dr. Jianhong Wu


Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal - 2012
The Governor General of Canada

Fields Institute Fellowship - 2011
Fields Institute of Research in Mathematical Science

Award of Merit - 2010
Federation of Chinese Canadian Professional Education Foudnation

New Pioneer Science and Technology - 2008
Skills for Change

Cheung Kong Visiting Professor - 2005-2008
Ministry of Educaiton, P.R. China

FAPESP Visiting Researchers Fellowship - 2004
University of Sao Paul

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Research Prize - 2003
The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society

Paul Erdos Visiting Professor - 2000
Hungarian Academy of Science

Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship - 1996-1997
Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation

Gordon Kaplan Award Postdoctoral Fellowship - 1989-1990
University of Alberta


York University
Distinguished Research Professor

York Institute for Health Research
Director of the York Institute for Health Research

Centre for Disease Modelling
Former and Founding Director of the Centre for Disease Modelling

Canada Research Chairs
Canadian Research Chair in Industrial and Applied Mathematics (Tier 1)

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