Thomas Casavant

Thomas Casavant
Roy J. Carver, Jr. Chair in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Biomedical Engineering
Additional Titles: 
Professor Biomedical Engineering
Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Director Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Affiliate University of Iowa Informatics Initiative
(319) 335-5953
5316 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
1989
Education: 
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Iowa, 1986
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Iowa, 1983
B.S., C.S., University of Iowa, 1982
Present Research Interests: 
Bioinformatics, computational biology, genome sequence analysis, software tools for human disease mutation identification, computer architecture
parallel processing
distributed computing
software engineering
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
Institute of Electrical and Electronical Engineers Computer Society
Association for Computer Machinery
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Bioinformatics, computational biology, genome sequence analysis, software tools for human disease mutation identification, computer architecture
parallel processing
distributed computing
software engineering