Jake Bosin

University of PittsburghBioengineering, JuniorMentor: Sanjeef Shroff, Bioengineering/Medicine, PittProject: A coupled heart-systemic arterial circulation model with application to uterine artery Doppler analysis

Jessica Coates

Spelman CollegeBiology, SeniorMentor: Elodie Ghedin, Computational & Systems Biology, Pitt
Project: Genomic Analysis of an Emergent Pathogen: Monkeypox (MPX) virus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Nick Giangreco

University of RochesterBiochemistry, JuniorMentor: Tim Lezon, Computational & Systems Biology, Pitt

Project:Alternate Conformation Prediction of Vibrio Cholerae concentrative nucleoside transporter

Aditi Hota

Harvard UniversityApplied Mathematics in Biology, JuniorMentor: Jim Faeder, Computational & Systems Biology, Pitt

Project: Quantitative Modeling to Represent the Binding of p53-protein interactions and DNA

Taehun Lee

Whitworth CollegeBiochemistry, Biophysics, History, SeniorMentor: Michael Grabe, Biological Sciences, PittProject: Characterization of Membrane Protein and Aqueous Protein Stabilities via Free Energy Calculations

Erin McCarthy

Mercyhurst CollegeBiochemistry, SeniorMentor: Sean Xie, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pitt

Project: Development of a Novel Classification System for Allergens

Benjamin Narotsky

University of PittsburghStatistics, Economics, SeniorMentor: Chakra Chennubhotla, Computational & Systems Biology, PittProject: Using Eye Tracking Data to Improve Automated Mammography Image Analysis

David Nicholson

University of Maryland Baltimore CountyComputer Science, SophomoreMentor: Chris Langmead, Computer Science, CMUProject: Evaluation of Machine Learning Algorithm to Support Diagnosis of Lung Cancer

Nicolas Pabon

Carnegie Mellon UniversityPhysics, SeniorMentor: Carlos Camacho, Computational & Systems Biology, PittProject: Refinement and Application of a Novel RNA Polymerase II Crystal Structure

Emily Speranza

Carroll CollegeBiology, Mathematics, SeniorMentor: Kris Dahl, Chemical Engineering, CMUProject: Image analysis of mitochondria texture in response to shear stress in HGPS patients

Jonathan Tyler

University of KentuckyMathematics, Biology, SeniorMentor: Nathan Clark, Computational & Systems Biology, PittProject: Study of accelerated evolutionary rates yields insights in to adaptive evolution and relaxed constraint

Erik Wyatt

St. Olaf CollegeEmergent Properties, JuniorMentor: Bard Ermentrout, Mathematics, PittProject: Mixed Turing Patterns and Periodic Orbits