Ryan Herringa

Ryan Herringa

Associate Professor

  • Discovery Fellow

Neurodevelopmental mechanisms of stress and mental illness in youth

Jordan Nunez

Jordan Nunez

Summer Intern

  • ARPA-E Project

Expedite process of transferring large power grid files using python web apps

Ashley Hou

Ashley Hou

  • Graduate Student

Broad interests are in machine learning, optimization, networked data, and applications to social sciences

Jon Eckhardt

Jon Eckhardt

Associate Professor

  • Discovery Fellow

Entrepreneurship, including firm formation, venture finance, and university driven entrepreneurship

Ling Kang

Ling Kang

Visiting Professor

  • WID Affiliate

Computer-aided molecular design

Yinglun Zhu

Yinglun Zhu

  • Graduate Student

Sequential decision making and statistical learning theory

Ruggiero Seccia

Ruggiero Seccia

Visiting Student

  • Graduate Student

Optimization algorithms for Machine Learning

Bryce Sprecher

Bryce Sprecher

  • Research Staff

Acquire, process, interpret, and display spatial data for education, insight, and experience.

Haoran Zhu

Haoran Zhu

  • Graduate Student

Theoretical aspects of mixed-integer optimization

Bochao Li

Bo Chao Li

  • Undergraduate Student

Using data visualization tool HiGlass and matrix factorization to process biomedical data

WID Hubs Launch at Illuminating Connections Event

WID’s new hubs—Data Science, Multi-Omics, and Illuminating Discovery—represent a new path forward for collaborative research projects and fields.

Shengrui Yu

Visiting Professor

Injection molding process control / Micro-cellular foaming molding

Erika Da-Inn Lee

Erika Lee

  • Graduate Student

Developing computational tools to learn the principles of genome organization

Yue Xie

Yue Xie

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Nonconvex, stochastic, distributed optimization with application in data science

New Technology for Controlling Neural Tissue Manufacturing

A paper published in eLife this week by an interdisciplinary team at WID describes new methods for reproducibly manufacturing brain and spinal cord organoids with strict control over morphogenic and developmental processes.

Rahul Parhi

Rahul Parthi

  • Graduate Student

Theoretical machine learning and information theory.

Alexander Taylor

  • Undergraduate Student

High-throughput Prediction of Drug Prescriptions