Current Students

  • Saira Jabeen (PhD)
  • Michael Hamilton (PhD)
  • Soumyadip Roy (MS)
  • Ahmed Daoud (MS)


  • Don Neumann (PhD).
  • Yashwanth Virupaksha (MS). Yashwanth is now at GT Molecular.
  • Mridula Bontha (MS). Mridula was a researcher at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and more recently, at Nurix Therapeutics.
  • Fahad Ullah (PhD). Fahad is now a data scientist at Transamerica.
  • Jonathon Byrd. Jonathon is pursuing a PhD at CMU’s machine learning department.
  • Gareth Halladay (MS). Gareth is now at Google’s engineering residency.
  • Alex Fout (MS). Alex is now pursuing a PhD in statistics at CSU.
  • Swapnil Sneham (MS). Swapnil is now at Ancestry.
  • Indika Kahanda (PhD). Assistant Professor in the School of Computing at University of North Florida.
  • Fayyaz Minhas (PhD). Assistant Prof. at the University of Warwick.
  • Mark Rogers (PhD). Mark is now doing a postdoc in the University of Bristol.
  • Artem Sokolov (PhD). Artem is Director of Informatics and Modeling at the Laboratory of Systems Pharmacology at the Harvard Medical School.
  • Michael Hamilton (MS). Mike is a Senior Bioinformatics Engineer at Bitscopic.
  • Todd Iverson (PhD in statistics). Associate Professor of Statistics and Data Science at Winona State University.
  • Kiley Graim (MS). Assistant professor at the University of Florida.
  • Adam Labadorf (MS). Got his PhD from Boston University with Rick Myers. Now director of the BU bioinformatics hub.
  • Jeremy Hyrkas (undergraduate research). Persuing a PhD at UCSD.


Snow-shoeing during thanksgiving week 2014. In the picture: Mike, Basir, Fahad, and Asa; behind the camera: Indika.


A picture from a hike to the reservoir-ridge trail. From left to right: Indika, Mike, Mark, and Fayyaz.