WID Postdocs expand the institute’s research portfolio and expertise, bringing new perspectives to bear on problems.
Predicting long-range enhancer-promoter interactions
Application of computational models to predict cancer prognostics from proteomics and secretomics
Functions and mechanisms of histone modifiers in plant development and environmental response.
Epigenetic regulation of stress memory in plants
Mechanisms underlying biochemical and physiological adaptations within the mitochondria.
Genetic bases of multi-species bacterial communities
Genetic determinants of bacterial community stability and invasion
Patterning central nervous system tissue from human stem cells.
Mechanisms of environmental cues affect epigenetic DNA methylation change
Algorithms for optimization under uncertainty
Conformational shifts underlying catalysis in epigenetic enzymes
Understanding molecular mechanisms that underpin microbe-microbe interactions within microbial communities.
Color cognition and the neural representation of color.
Develop optimization algorithms for difficult problems, e.g. high-dimensional or simulation-based.
Bioinformatics based on networks and large-scale quantitative genomics.
Adaptive algorithms in machine learning, high-dimensional statistics
Analyze and design optimization algorithms using techniques from control theory