UFII Fellows 2016


Hunter R. Merrill

Hunter R. Merrill

PhD Candidate

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Agricultural and Biological Engineering
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Mentor(s): Dr. Bliznyuk, Dr. Yang

Research Interests:

Computational epidemiology, ecology, and environmental science, Bayesian statistics, machine learning, Monte Carlo methods, semiparametrics statistics, spatio-temporal statistics


William Sagues

William “Joe” Sagues

PhD Student

Biological Engineering
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Mentor(s):Dr.Tong

Research Interests:

Thermochemical conservation of biomass into valuable chemicals and fuels


Elham Sakhaee

Elham Sakhaee

PhD Candidate

CISE
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Mentor(s):Dr. Entezari

Research Interests:

Inverse problems, computational imaging, signal processing


Xianqi Li

Xianqi Li

Research Fellow

Mathematics
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Mentor(s):Dr.Chen, Dr. Xiaoguang Zhang

Research Interests:

Convex optimization, image processing, machine learning


Varsha Sundaresan

Varsha Sundaresan

Graduate Research Assistant

Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Science (IDP), College of Medicine
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Mentor(s):Dr.Zhou

Research Interests:

Identifying significant coding and non-coding mutations using high throughput sequencing data of cancers


Delaram Ghoreishi

Delaram Ghoreishi

PhD Student in Physics

Department of Physics
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Mentor(s):Dr.Roitberg

Research Interests:

Molecular Modeling and Simulation, Data Science and Numerical Methods


Joshua Paul

Joshua Paul

PhD Student of Materials Science and Engineering

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Materials Science and Engineering
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Mentor(s):Dr.Hennig

Research Interests:

The discovery and characterization of two-dimensional materials using high-throughput approach.


Manu Sethi

Manu Sethi

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering
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Mentor(s): Dr. Rangarajan, Dr. Ranka, Dr.Judge, Dr. Gerber, Dr. Binford

Research Interests:

My research interests are in Computer Vision and Machine Learning. My Current work encompasses High-performance computing for development of scalable approaches for classification of very high resolution (VHR) remote sensing imagery.


Brian Stucky

Brian Stucky

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Florida Museum of Natural History
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Mentor(s):Dr. Guralnick, Dr. Braun, Dr. Kimball

Research Interests:

Computational and statistical methods in evolutionary biology, biodiversity informatics, knowledge representation, entomology, and natural history.


Alexander Kirpich

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
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Mentor(s): Dr. McIntyre, Dr. Merritt

Research Interests:

Infectious disease transmission modelling and metabolomic data analysis.


Anis Davoudi

Graduate Research Assistant

Biomedical Sciences and Engineering
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Mentor(s): Dr. Rashidi,Dr. Manini, Dr. Tighe

Research Interests:

Machine learning, biomedical and health informatics