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2017-2018 Student Composite


Current Students

Lauren Benoodt

Lauren Benoodt

Research Interest: Development of Computational Algorithms for Curation, Inference, and Analysis of Viral Responsive Gene-sets

Kyle Berger

Kyle Berger

Research Interest: Surprising Sequence Effects on GU Closure of RNA Loops

Michael Bryan

Michael Bryan

Research Interest: Development of Integrated Photonic Microring Resonator Arrays as a Biosensing Platform for Characterizing Human Immunological Responses to Infection

Chapin Cavender

Chapin Cavender

Research Interest: Linear Fitting of Nonbonded Parameters for RNA Force Fields

Sai Chavali

Sai Chavali

Research Interest: Structural Analysis of Multiple Lab-Evolved Proteins that Bind HIV-1 TAR RNA with NanoMolar Affinity

Debapratim Dutta

Debapratim Dutta

Research Interest: Elucidating Signal Transduction Pathways in RNA-mediated Gene Regulation

Mohammad Kayedkhordeh

Mohammad Kayedkhordeh

Research Interest: Monte Carlo: A New Approach to Predict RNA Secondary Structures Including Pseudoknots

Rohith Palli

Rohith Palli

Research Interest: Ensemble Boolean Networks for Pathway Analysis of Omic Data

Mukta Palshikar

Mukta Palshikar

Letty Salas Estrada

Letty Salas Estrada

Research Interest: Fast and Slow Rhodopsin Activation Dynamics

Louis Smith

Louis Smith

Research Interest: Do Simulations of RNA Need Explicitly Modeled Hydrogen Bond Energies to be Accurate?

Daniel Steiner

Daniel Steiner

Research Interest: Alternative μPADs using Integrated Photonics

Zhen Tan

Zhen Tan

Research Interest: TurboFold II: RNA Structural Alignment and Secondary Structure Prediction Informed by Multiple Homologs