Jialei Wang is a Ph.D. candidate in the School of Operations Research & Information Engineering at Cornell University. He received B.S. in Physics from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2011, and joined Ph.D. program in Applied Physics at Cornell University in the same year.
He started working with Professor Peter Frazier from the School of ORIE in the summer of 2012, and realized Operations Research is the right field for him after one year of doing research. He transferred to the School of ORIE in 2013, and continued working on optimal methods for collecting information, with application to material science, biology, etc.