Bioinformatics Research Group (BioRG)
Profile: This research group works on problems from the fields of Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Data Mining, and Information Retrieval. The group's research projects includes Comparative Genomics of Bacterial genomes, Metagenomics, Genomic databases, Pattern Discovery in sequences and structures, micro-array data analysis, prediction of regulatory elements, primer design, probe design, phylogenetic analysis, medical image processing, image analysis, data integration, data mining, information retrieval, knowledge discovery in electronic medical records, and more.

Publications, Posters, & Software(Click here)


Faculty Members


Prof. Giri Narasimhan
(Bioinformatics)
girics.fiu.edu

Post-Docs and Associates


Vanessa Aguiar-Pulido
vaguiarfiu.edu
PhD, Computer Science, A Coruna

Trevor Cickovski
movingpictures83gmail.com
PhD, Computer Science, Notre Dame
Wenrui Huang
whuan014fiu.edu
PhD, Pharmacology, U Miami

Current Students


Camilo Valdes (B.S., 2008)
hobbes182gmail.com
Comparative Genomics
Currently at CCS, U Miami

Tek Raj Subedi
subeditekraj222yahoo.com
Structural Bioinformatics
Andrius Radvilas Bubelis
abubelis1gmail.com
General Bioinformatics

Recent Graduates

Mario Consuegra
mcons004fiu.edu
MS, Algorithms
1st Employment: Google Inc.
Mitch (Misael) Fernandez
mfern083fiu.edu
BS, Metagenomics
Now at: U Michigan
Deborah Plana
dplanaMIT.EDU
High School Volunteer, Bioinformatics
Now at: MIT

Recent Graduates

Melita Jaric
In Memoriam
Melita Jaric passed away on March 11, 2013. A bright, promising life was snuffed out in a careless hit-and-run accident. For more details, click here

Posthumous Ph.D., 2013

Recent Graduates

Xing Yang (M.S. 2011)
olive_yxyahoo.com
General Bioinformatics
Daniel Medvin (M.S. 2011)
Daniel.Medvinfiu.edu
Comparative Genomics

Gisela Gonzalez (B.S. 2010)
giseladelcarmengmail.com
Metagenomics

Recent Graduates

Roxana Ordonez (B.S., 2008)
felsiggmail.com
Comparative Genomics
Juan Daniel Riveros
jrive258fiu.edu
Network Analytics
Tom Milledge (MS, 2008)
tmille01cs.fiu.edu
Structure Pattern Discovery
Now at: Duke University

Recent Graduates

Erliang Zeng (PhD, 2008)
ezeng001cs.fiu.edu
Protein-Protein Interactions; Data Mining
First Employment: U Notre Dame
Now at: University of S. Dakota
Michael Robinson (M.S., 2009)
Bioinformatics Databases,
High-Performance Computing
mrobi002cs.fiu.edu
Andres Parra (Ph. D., 2009)
nparr003fiu.edu
Medical Image Registration
First Employment: U Miami

Recent Graduates

Chengyong Yang (PhD, 2006)
Email
Data Mining & Microarray Analysis
1st Employment: Applied BioSystems, Inc.
Gaolin Zheng (PhD, 2006)
Email
Microarray Analysis
1st Employment: North Carolina Central University
Patricia Buendia (PhD, 2006)
Email
Phylogenetics
1st Employment: InfoTech Inc.


Recent Awards and Honors


Recently Completed Funded Projects


Research Collaborators


Graduated Students


Important Bioinformatics Conferences


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