Associate Professor Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Associate Professor Biomedical Engineering
Researcher Iowa Institute for Biomedical Engineering
5015 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering:
Ph.D., Genetics, University of Iowa, 2001.
M.S., Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Iowa, 1995.
B.S.E., Electrical Engineering, University of Iowa, 1993.
Special Fields of Knowledge:
Bioinformatics; microarray expression analysis; genome and transcriptome analysis; genotyping and linkage analysis; systems biology; algorithms; software design and engineering; computer archtecture; parallel and distributed computing; software tools; database design and implementation; human molecular genetics.
Present Research Interests:
Alternative splicing; regulation of gene expression; disease gene identification; molecular genetics of disease; computational genomics; distributed computing and parallel processing; software tools. Selected Publications:
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships:
Assocation for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology; American Society of Human Genetics.