Graduate students are the engine behind productive research programs at WID and elsewhere. The dozens of graduate students affiliated with WID have elected to make interdisciplinary inquiry a priority in their studies and research.
Mathematical cognition and learning, particularly how representation impacts mathematical reasoning
Engineer stimuli-responsive polymers to recapitulate developmental tissue microenvironments
Role of visualizations in mathematical cognition
Cognitive and emotional effects of educational multimedia design for math and science learning
De novo peptides and chemical origins of life
Folate's role in epigenetic changes that permit neuronal regeneration
Computational models of cognition, applied machine learning and data science.
Neural cell differentiation and therapy
Researching the intersection of controls and optimization, optimization as robust control.
Structural properties and cutting planes for binary polynomial optimization problems.
Epigenetic mechanisms of somatic cell reprogramming.
Understanding the physics at the origins of life.
Optimization algorithms and machine learning
Neural development of pediatric PTSD.
A CRISPR/Cas9 based therapeutic strategy for Alzheimer's disease