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Adam Fox                                Shiyi Ma                                    Xuening Yuan
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Xi He                                       Jordan Schochatovitz                Jingyi Zhao
Bing Hu                                   Yizi Song                                   Ying Zhao
Gregory Kirwin                         Hao Yu Sun                               Linqing Zhou
Yinuo Li                                   Jingzhe Wang                            Zhiwei Zhu
Mingfu Liang                            Zihao Wang
Yuezhou Lyu                            Zhen Yao

Ph.D Students

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Andre Archer

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Colton Bryant

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Using a chimera grid scheme to study particles confined to fluid interfaces.

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Valerie Bullock

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Yuxin Chen

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Noise-induced tipping between metastable states in periodically forced systems.

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Joel Eliason

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Non-equilibrium fluctuations in (biological) membrane stuctures under electric fields, Quincke rotors under AC electric fields, and applying machine learning to condensed and active matter physics.

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Biyi Fang

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Amirhossein Farzam

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Lionel Fiske

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Gradient detection and planar cell polarity in the Drosophila imaginal eye disc.

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Noah Ford

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I use High Performance Computing and Level Set Methods to model the growth of biofilm.

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Zuyue Fu

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Jithin Donny George

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Stephanie Kwang-Yu Ger

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I am interested in developing algorithms for anomaly detection in time series data using deep neural networks.

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Yi Hu

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Simulations of particle structuring driven by electric fields on spherical drop surface.

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Eric Johnson

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Using Multi-Objective Optimization to Agnostically Develop Genetic-Neuronal Models of Drosophila Clock Neurons.

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Joseph Johnson

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Avinash Karamchandani

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A minimal-model perpective of emergent phenomena in a network of coupled mixed-mode oscillators motived by a neural network in the mammalian olfactory system.

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Joshua Levy

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Analysis of temperature processing and behavioral response in Drosophila

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Siqi Liu

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Thomas Lynn

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Impact of non-orthogonal axes on the mixing of a hemispherical piecewise isometry representing the infinitely thin flowing layer approximation of a granular mixing system.

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Hongyu Meng

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Model study on how neurongenesis and synapse fluctuation improve distinguishing different odors in mice.

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Rebecca Gobel Menssen

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I use experimental data from fruit fly development to understand how DNA moves and how to extract transcription rates in real time.

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Alex Mercanti

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I study symmetry in complex networks.

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David Miller

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Nishant Nangia

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I currently research both optimality in aquatic locomotion and turbulent vehicle aerodynamics using immersed boundary method simulations.

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Phan Nguyen

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Gene network reconstruction methods, graph theory.

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Cody Reeves

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Studying dynamics of cells/vesicles with deformable membranes using phase field methods. Specifically substrate-based eukaryotic cell motility (autotaxis and galvanotaxis) and microrotors in electric field.

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Adam Sandler

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Decomposing biomedical data into components and groups for analysis. More specificly, using Bayesian statistics in order to compute the Tucker decomposition of tensors.

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Nathan Sanford

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I study errors and large deviations in nonlinear optical systems with stochastic perturbations. My current project is studying a mode-locked laser.

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Brita Schneiders

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I work on a computational model of the CA1 pyramidal cell, featuring calcium buffering dynamics and simulated GCaMP6 fluorescence throughout dendrites and spines.

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Narut Sereewattanawoot

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Adaptive Parallel (Domain Decomposition) Finite Differences Scheme for the Cahn Hilliard Equations.

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Sahil D. Shah

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Network-Based Identification of Driver Genes in Expression Data

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Thomas Stiadle

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Angelia Wang

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A computational model of how reward-based training and granule cell inhibition enhance sensory decorrelation in the olfactory bulb.

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Lingxiao Wang

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Cangjie Xu

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The compound vesicle problem: Introduced a type of repulsion forces into the free energy of system, where the repulsion force can vary according to distance between each part of vesicle surface.

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Xize Xu

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Model of matching of orientation preference in the mouse visual cortex

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Emma Zajdela

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April Zhi Zhou

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