Shuqin Zhang is with School of Mathematical Sciences at Fudan University. She received B.Sc. in mathematics from Qufu Normal University in 2000, M.Sc. in operations research and control theory from Beijing Institute of Technology in 2003, and Ph.D. in applied mathematics from The University of HongKong in 2007. Then she joined Fudan University. Now she is an associate professor. Her main research interests include the application of optimization techniques, statistics and computational mathematics to bioinformatics and systems biology, and scientific computing.