People

Faculty members


Giri Narasimhan
Head of BioRG
Professor in Computer Scieince
Microbiomes & General Bioinformatics

Trevor Cickovski
Faculty in Computer Science
Software Engineering

Kalai Mathee
Ph.D. in Molecular Microbiology
Professor in College of Medicine
Transcription & Antibiotic Resistance

Ananda Mondal
Faculty in Computer Science
Epigenetics & Cancer Genomics

Bioinformatics Research Group (BioRG)


Arpit Mehta
Graduate Student
Genomics

Daniel Ruiz Perez
Graduate Student
Dynamic Bayesian Networks

Vitalii Steblyankin
Graduate Student
Bioinformatics

Musfiqur Sazal
Graduate Student
Bayesian Networks & Causality

Abdullah Al Mamun
Graduate Student
Feature Selection & ML

Raihanul Bari Tanvir
Graduate Student
ML, Network Science

Isabella Gimon
Undergraduate Student
Bioinformatics, McNair Scholar

Eric Nayman
HWCOM Graduate Student
Cert Program in Mol & Biomed Sciences

Zackary Schreiner
Undergraduate Student
Bioinformatics

Scot Connor
HWCOM Graduate Student
Cert Program in Mol & Biomed Sciences

Kevin Bennett
HWCOM Medical Student
Bioinformatics

Algorithms for Machine Learning, Data Analytics, and Computing Systems (AMaDAyS)


Farzana Yusuf
Graduate Student
Machine Learning

Visitors, Collaborators, and Volunteers


Alumni


Camilo Valdes, (PhD, 2020), Postdoc, U Nebraska

Ji In Park (Visiting Scholar, 2020). Nephrologist, South Korea

Paola Rojas (B.S. 2020)

Bhavyta Chauhan (B.S. 2019). Bioinformatics

Kierstin Matsuda (B.S. 2018). Academy Assistant, Data Science

Giuseppe Vietri (M.S. 2018). Machine Learning, Cache Optimization

Jeehyun (Jina) Park (Research Volunteer, 2017)

Astrid Manuel (Research Volunteer, Metabolomics, 2017)

Medhini Narasimhan (Summer Research Visitor, 2016). Machine Learning

Juan Daniel Riveros (M.S. 2015). Network Analytics. 1st Employment: Ultimate Software

Muhil Prabakar (Research Volunteer, 2015). Biomedical Sciences. Now at: Boston University

Mario Consuegra (M.S. 2014). Algorithms. 1st Employment: Google Inc.

Mitch (Misael) Fernandez (B.S. 2013). Metagenomics. Now at: U Michigan

Deborah Plana (H.S. 2013). High School Volunteer, Bioinformatics. Now at: MIT

Xing Yang (M.S. 2011). General Bioinformatics

Tasmia Aqila (M.S. 2020). Bioinformatics

Eysler Paz (B.S. 2020), Progrmaming Team, Cache Optimization; Now at FaceBook Inc.

Haibin Guan (M.S. 2019). Machine Learning, Data Science

Joaquin Zabalo (Post-doctoral Scientist, 2016-18). Bioinformatics

Hugo Riggs (Grad Student, 2017-18). Bioinformatics

Wendy Aleman Martinez (B.S. 2018), Progrmaming Team, Cache Optimization

Victoria (Vicky) Suarez-Ulloa (Research Volunteer, 2017)

Vanessa Aguiar-Pulido (Postdoctoral Fellow, 2014-16). 1st Employment: NYU

Gisela Gonzalez (B.S. 2010). Metagenomics

Roxana Ordonez (B.S., 2008). Comparative Genomics

Tom Milledge (M.S., 2008). Structure Pattern Discovery. Now at: Duke University

Chengyong Yang (Ph.D., 2006). Data Mining & Microarray Analysis. 1st Employment: Applied BioSystems, Inc.

Gaolin Zheng (Ph.D., 2006). Microarray Analysis. 1st Employment: North Carolina Central University

Patricia Buendia (Ph.D., 2006). Phylogenetics. 1st Employment: InfoTech Inc.

Daniel Medvin (M.S. 2011). Comparative Genomics

Melita Jaric

Melita Jaric (Posthumous Ph.D., 2013)
In Memoriam
Melita Jaric passed away on March 11, 2013.
A bright, promising life was snuffed out in a careless hit-and-run accident.
For more details, click here

Collaborators


Jose M. Eirin-Lopez, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL

Michael Campos, College of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL

Matthias A. Salathe, College of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL

Timothy Collins

Segun George, Professor of Statistics, Mathematical Sciences Department, The University of Memphis, TN

Martin Handfield, Center for Molecular Microbiology and Department of Oral Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Sawsan Khuri, Center for Computational Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL

David Kuhn, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL

Stephen Lory, Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

DeEtta Mills

Soren Molin, Professor, Molecular Microbial Ecology Group, Danish Technical University, Copenhagen, Denmark

Saumyadipta Pyne

V. Renugopalakrishnan, BioFold Inc.

Isidore Rigoutsos, Manager, Bioinformatics and Pattern Discovery Group, IBM T.J.Watson Research Center, NY

Sanjeev Samant, Radiation Oncology, St. Jude Cancer Research Hospital

Lisa Schneper

Tom Sutter, Professor and Feinstone Chair of Excellence, Molecular Microbiology and Cell Sciences, The University of Memphis, TN

Deborah Yoder-Himes