UFII Fellows 2019

 


Josh Cullen

Post Doctoral Associate

School of Forest Resources and Conservation
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Mentor(s): Dr. Denis Valle

Research Interests:

Quantitative ecology from an interdisciplinary perspective, incorporating topics such as movement ecology, biomechanics, morphology, feeding ecology, and ecotoxicology

 

 


Atul Divakarla

Ph.D. Candidate

Department of Physics
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Mentor(s): Dr. Whiting

Research Interests:

Einstein’s theory of general relativity and experimental physics, Bayesian inference


Till Krenz

Post Doctoral Associate

Bureau of Economic and Business Research BEBR
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Mentor(s): Dr. Chris McCarty

Research Interests:

Analysis of the evolution of multiplex collaborative networks, ego-centered network analysis, methods of the social sciences and statistical programming


Qi Li

Ph.D. Candidate

Department of Astronomy
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Mentor(s): Dr. Desika Narayanan

Research Interests:

TBA


Iqbal Mahmud

Post Doctoral Associate

Pathology, Immunology, & Laboratory Medicine
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Mentor(s): Dr. Timothy Garrett

Research Interests:

Discovery of metabolite-based biomarker towards the development of precision medicine for human cancer and malnutrition


Sergio Marconi

Ph.D. Candidate

Interdisciplinary Ecology, School of Natural Resources & Environment
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Mentor(s): Dr. Ethan White

Research Interests:

Applying machine and statistical learning approaches to derive spatially-explicit big ecological datasets, the ultimate goal being to understand processes driving forests ecology and biogeochemistry

 

 

 


Alec Mishkin

Ph.D. Candidate

Department of Physics
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Mentor(s): Dr. Cheng

Research Interests:Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory

 


Lan Ngoc Nguyen

Ph.D. Candidate

Computer & Information Science & Engineering
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Mentor(s): Dr. Thai

Research Interests:

  1. Data/Graph Mining, Approximation Algorithms, Combinatorial Optimization

 


Thomas Smith

Ph.D. Candidate

Sociology and Criminology & Law
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Mentor(s): Dr. Vacca

Research Interests:

TBA

 


 

Anna Christine Schneider Swanson

Ph.D. Candidate

School of Forest Resources & Conservation
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Mentor(s): Dr. Bohlman

Research Interests:

TBA


 

Yinan Zhao

Ph.D. Candidate

Department of Astronomy
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Mentor(s): Dr. Ge

Research Interests:

Quasar absorption line systems, exoplanet detection with doppler spectroscopy,. deep neural networks,general-purpose GPU programming and the origin of Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs).