REU Class of 2021

Class of 2021 - Virtual!

  • Abigail Cordiner

    Abigail Cordiner

    North Carolina State University, Senior, Chemical Engineering

    Research: New Insights into IgG1 Transfer Across the Placenta from an Agent-Based Model

    Advisor: Sepideh Dolatshahi

  • Maya Diaz

    Maya Diaz

    Georgia Institute of Technology, Junior, Biomedical Engineering

    Research: Person Centered Anxiety Interventions through Social Interaction and Behavior Monitoring
    Advisor: Laura Barnes


  • Lela Ellerbe

    Lela Ellerbe

    Georgia Institute of Technology, Junior, Biomedical Engineering

    Research: Designing a Deep Learning Model to Predict the Effect of Heart Disease-Related Genetic Variation
    Advisor: Mete Civelek


  • Ryan Gladwell

    Ryan Gladwell

    Washington University in St. Louis, Junior, Biomedical Engineering

    Research: Tutorial for Creating Contextualized Metabolic Models
    Advisor: Jason Papin


  • Jalynn Grimes

    Jalynn Grimes

    University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Junior, Biology

    Research: Using Phosphoproteomics to Predict Kinase Activity in High Grade Serous Ovarian Carcinoma
    Advisor: Kristen Naegle


  • Kayla Heyward

    Kayla Heyward

    University of Southern California, Senior, Biomedical Engineering

    Research: Agent-Based Model of Pericyte-Endothelial Cell Interactions in the Blood-Brain Barrier
    Advisor: Shayn Peirce-Cottler


  • Giselle Lopez

    Giselle Lopez

    University of Southern California, Junior, Biomedical Engineering

    Research: In Silico Predictions of Disuse-induced Muscle Atrophy: a Comparison of Two Modeling Formulations
    Advisor: Silvia Blemker


  • Zachariah Neumeier

    University of Arkansas, Senior, Biomedical Engineering

    Research: Identifying Domain-Swapping in Protein Superfamilies to Examine a New 'Urfold' Model of Protein Structure
    Advisor: Cameron Mura

  • Selena Tesfamariam

    Selena Tesfamariam

    Howard University, Sophomore, Biology

    Research: Detecting Horizontal Gene Transfer (HGT) in Cryptosporidium parvum Using Basic Local Alignment Search Tool and GC Content for Phylogenetic Analysis
    Advisor: Maureen Carey