Randolph Ashton

Randy Ashton

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Engineering brain and spinal cord tissues ex vivo using human pluripotent stem cells

Alberto Del Pia

Alberto Del Pia

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Design of exact and approximate algorithms for mixed-integer optimization problems

John Denu

John Denu

Professor, Multi-Omics Leader

  • WID Faculty

Epigenetic chromatin changes that regulate cell signaling and metabolism

Michael Ferris

Michael Ferris

Stephen C. Kleene Professor, Data Science Hub Leader

  • WID Faculty

Optimization methods and data modeling for large scale problems in science, engineering and economics

Shaoqin (Sarah) Gong

Shaoqin Sarah Gong

Kellett Mid-Career Award 2018-2023
Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

  • WID Faculty

Creating nanomedicines and nanomaterials for human health and sustainable energy applications.

Jo Handelsman

Jo Handelsman

WID Director

  • WID Faculty

Genetic and biochemical processes underlying interactions within plant and human microbiomes.

Laurent Lessard

Laurent Lessard

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Theory research at the intersection of robust control and large-scale optimization.

Peter Lewis

Peter Lewis

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Investigating chromatin dynamics in animal development and cancer.

Miron Livny

Miron Livny

CTO, Professor

  • WID Faculty

Efficiency in data storage and management

Laurence Loewe

Laurence Loewe

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Developing a stable, user-friendly programming language compiler for reproducible biodata analyses and general modeling in biology while building in-depth models for bioresearch

Kevin Ponto

Kevin Ponto

Assistant Professor, Discovery Dialogue Hub Leader

  • WID Faculty

Use virtual reality to simulate the experience of real-life spaces for real-world outcomes.

Sushmita Roy

Sushmita Roy

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Computational methods to model cellular networks

Krishanu Saha

Kris Saha

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Human cell engineering including CRISPR gene editing and epigenetic reprogramming; science & society

Karen Schloss

Karen Schloss

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Visual perception and cognition in information visualization and virtual reality.

Rupa Sridharan

Rupa Sridharan

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Reprogramming in stem cell differentiation

Lih-Sheng (Tom) Turng

Kuo K. and Cindy F. Wang Professor, Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

  • WID Faculty

Bridging engineering and life sciences for manufacturing of cell-/tissue-based therapeutic products

Kalin Vetsigian

Kalin Vetsigian

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Processes governing microbial communities

John Yin

John Yin

Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

  • WID Faculty

Forecasting of virus-host growth and infection spread; physical and chemical origins of life

Xuehua Zhong

Assistant Professor

  • WID Faculty

Epigenetic regulation of plant genome integrity, developmental and environmental interaction