Information about Recent Biomathematics Alumni

Some publications with students in the past three years Details
(For more complete listing, see the Affiliated Faculty web pages and the Department's e-print archive.)
Authors Title Journal Year
A. E. Gonzalez-Iglesias, P. A. Fletcher, J. A. Arias-Cristancho, R. Cristancho-Gordo, C. V. Helena, R. Bertram, J. Tabak Direct Stimulatory Effects of Oxytocin in Female Rat Gonadotrophs and Somatotrophs in Vitro: Comparison with Lactotrophs Endocrinology, 156:600-612 2015
P. J. Duncan, S. Sengul, J. Tabak, P. Ruth, R. Bertram, M. J. Shipston Large Conductance Calcium-Activated Potassium (BK) Channels Promote Secretagogue-Induced Transition from Spiking to Bursting in Murine Anterior Pituitary Corticotrophs Journal of Physiology, 593:1197-1211 2015
Q. Xu, H. Jamniczky, D. Hu, R. M. Green, R. S. Marcucio, B. Hallgrimsson, W. Mio Correlations Between the Morphology of Sonic Hedgehog Expression Domains and Embryonic Craniofacial Shape Evolutionary Biology, DOI: 10.1007/s11692-015-9321-z 2015
D. Hu, N. Young, Q. Xu, H. Jamniczky, R. Green, W. Mio, R. Marcucio, B. Hallgrimsson Signals from the Brain Induce Variation in Avian Facial Shape Developmental Dynamics, DOI: 10.1002/dvdy.24284 2015
D. A. Ekrut, N. G. Cogan A Particular Solution for a Two-Phase Model with a Sharp Interface Biomath, ID: 1503081 2015
A. Dobreva, R. Paus, N. G. Cogan Mathematical Model for Alopecia Aerata Journal of Theoretical Biology, 380:332-345 2015
L. Larsson, G. Morin, A. Begault, R. Chaine, J. Abiva, E. Hubert, M. Hurdal, M. Li, B. Paniagua, G. Tran, M. Cani Identifying Perceptually Salient Features on 2D Shapes In: Research in Shape Modeling, Volume 1, Chapter 9, 129-153 2015
M. Whidden, N. Cogan, M. Donahue, F. Navarrete, L. De La Fuente A Two-Dimensional Multiphase Model of Biofilm Formation in Microfluidic Chambers Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 77:2161-2179 2015
M. Mesterton-Gibbons, Y. Dai An Effect of Landmarks on Territory Shape in a Convict Cichlid Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 77:2366-2378 2015
A. M. Jarrett, N. G. Cogan, M. Y. Hussaini Mathematical Model for MRSA Nasal Carriage Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 77:1787-1812 2015
A. M. Jarrett, Y. Gao, D. F. Katz, N. G. Cogan, M. Y. Hussaini Sensitivity Analysis of a Pharmacokinetic Model of Vaginal Anti-HIV Microbiocide Drug Delivery Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 105(5):1772-1778 2016
M. J. Merrins, C. Poudel, J. P. McKenna, J. Ha, A. Sherman, R. Bertram, L. S. Satin Phase Analysis of Metabolic Oscillations and Membrane Potential in Pancreatic β-Cells Biophysical Journal, 110:691-699 2016
J. P. McKenna, J. Ha, M. J. Merrins, L. S. Satin, A. Sherman, R. Bertram Calcium Effects on ATP Production and Consumption Have Regulatory Roles on Oscillatory Islet Activity Biophysical Journal, 110:733-742 2016
N. G. Cogan, J. Li, A. R. Badireddy, S. Chellam Optimal Backwashing in Dead-End Bacterial Microfiltration with Irreversible Attachment Mediated by Extracellular Polymeric Substances Production Journal of Membrane Science, 520:337-344 2016
D. A. Ekrut, N. G. Cogan Shocks and rarefactions arise in a two-phase model with logistic growth Applied Mathematics Letters, 52:4-8 2016
M. Mesterton-Gibbons, T. Karabiyik, T. N. Sherratt On the Evolution of Partial Respect for Ownership Dynamic Games and Applications, 6:359-395 2016
P. Fletcher, R. Bertram, J. Tabak From Global to Local: Exploring the Relationship Between Parameters and Behaviors in Models of Electrical Excitability Journal of Computational Neuroscience, 40:331-345 2016
M. Mesterton-Gibbons, Y. Dai, M. Goubault Modelling the Evolution of Winner and Loser Effects: A Survey and Prospectus Mathematical Biosciences, 274:33-44 2016
J. P. McKenna, R. Dhumpa, N. Mukhitov, M. G. Roper, R. Bertram Glucose Oscillations Can Activate an Endogenous Oscillator in Pancreatic Islets PLoS Computational Biology, 12(10):e1005143 2016
J. Cole, M. F. Manyama, J. R. Larson, D. K. Liberton, T. M. Ferrara, S. L. Riccardi, M. Li, W. Mio, O. D. Klein, S. A. Santorico, B. Hallgrimsson, R. A. Spritz Genomewide Association Study of Facial Variation in African Children Identifies Association of SCHIP1 and PDE8A with Facial Size PLoS Genetics, 12(8): e1006174. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1006174 2016
V. Yildirim and R. Bertram Calcium Oscillation Frequency-Sensitive Gene Regulation and Homeostatic Compensation in Pancreatic β-Cells Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 79:1295-1324 2017
L. Mander, S. C. Dekker, M. Li, S. W. Punyasena, T. M. Lenton A Morphometric Analysis of Vegetation Patterns in Dryland Ecosystems Royal Society Open Science, 4:160443 2017
J. B. Cole, M. Manyama, J. R. Larson, D. K. Liberton, T. M. Ferrara, S. L. Riccardi, M. Li, W. Mio, O. D. Klein, S. A. Santorico, B. Hallgrimsson, R. A. Spritz Human Facial Shape and Size Heritability and Genetic Correlations Genetics, 205:967-978 2017
D. Weingard, W. Blanco, O. Steinbock, R. Bertram Stabilization of Collapsing Scroll Waves in Systems with Random Heterogeneities Chaos, 27:043108 2017
A. M. Jarrett, N. G. Cogan, M. Y. Hussaini Combining Two Methods of Global Sensitivity Analysis to Investigate MRSA Nasal Carriage Model Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, published online 27 July 2017
D. Galvis, W. Wu, R. L. Hyson, F. Johnson, R. Bertram A Distributed Neural Network Model for the Distinct Roles of Medial and Lateral HVC in Zebra Finch Song Production Journal of Neurophysiology, 118:677-692 2017
M. Li, J. B. Cole, M. Manyama, J. Larson, J. J. Bannister, D. K. Liberton, S. L. Ricardi, T. M. Ferrara, S. A. Santorico, N. D. Korkert, R. A. Spritz, W. Mio, B. Hallgrimsson Rapid Automated Landmarking for Morphometric Analysis of Three Dimensional Facial Scans Journal of Anatomy, doi:10.1111/joa.12576 2017
V. Yildirim, S. Vadrevu, B. Thompson, L. S. Satin, R. Bertram Upregulation of an Inward Rectifying Potassium Channel Can Rescue Slow Calcium Oscillations in K(ATP) Channel Deficient Pancreatic Islets PLoS Computational Biology, 13(7):e1005686 2017
J. Max Wyse, I. C. W. Hardy, L. Yon, M. Mesterton-Gibbons The Impact of Competition on Elephant Musth Strategies: A Game-Theoretic Model Journal of Theoretical Biology, 417:109-130 2017
M. Ross, D. Flores, R. Bertram, F. Johnson, R. L. Hyson Neuronal Intrinsic Physiology Changes During Development of a Learned Behavior eNeuro, 4(5):e0297-17.2017 2017
S. Wesolowski, D. Vera, W. Wu SRSF Shape Analysis for Sequencing Data Reveal New Differentiating Patterns Computational Biology and Chemistry, 70:56-64 2017
M. Mesterton-Gibbons, Y. Dai, M. Goubault, I.C.W. Hardy Volatile Chemical Emission as a Weapon of Rearguard Action: A Game-Theoretic Model of Contest Behavior Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 79:2413-2449 2017
Placements of PhD graduates in Biomathematics at Florida State University Details
Name Graduation date Major Professor Title Location
Isabel Darcy 1997 Sumners Associate Professor of Mathematics University of Iowa
Ivo Dinov 1998 Sumners Associate Professor, School of Nursing University of Michigan
Javier Arsuaga 2000 Sumners Professor of Mathematics University of California, Davis
Mariel Vazquez 2000 Sumners Professor of Mathematics University of California, Davis
Jeffrey K. Denny 2000 Quine Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Mathematics Mercer University
Irma Cruz-White 2003 Sumners Professor of Mathematics Chipola College
Partha Srinivasan 2005 Quine Associate Professor of Mathematics Cleveland State University
Srisairam Achuthan 2006 Quine Senior Data Scientist City of Hope National Medical Center
Christian Laing 2007 Sumners Computational Biologist Sequenom, Inc.
Jennifer Mann 2007 Sumners Lecturer in Mathematics University of Texas, Austin
Natalia Toporikova 2007 Bertram Assistant Professor of Biology Washington & Lee University
Lee Singleton 2007 Hurdal Associate Professor of Mathematics Whatcom Community College
Juan Gutierrez 2009 Hurdal Associate Professor of Mathematics University of Georgia
Deborah Striegel 2009 Hurdal Postdoctoral Fellow National Institutes of Health
Xinyang Liu 2010 Mio Staff Scientist Children's National Health System
Margaret Watts 2011 Bertram Assistant Professor Doane College
Yu Fan 2012 Mio Price Analyst Mercuria Energy Trading Inc.
Wondimu Teka 2012 Bertram Visiting Scientist U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Gregory Toole 2013 Hurdal Professor of Mathematics Polk State College
Candace Ohm 2013 Mesterton-Gibbons Growth Product Manager Vast.com
Jonathan Bates 2013 Mio Associate Research Scientist Yale School of Medicine
Yuanting Lu 2013 Quine Assistant Professor Mercer University
Arij Daou 2013 Bertram Assistant Professor American University of Beirut
Mark Whidden 2013 Cogan Data Analyst Sequenom, Inc.
Yingyun Shen 2014 Mesterton-Gibbons Quantitative Analyst Wells Fargo
Matt Donahue 2014 Cogan Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics University of Tulsa
Sevgi Sengul 2014 Bertram Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering Antalya University, Turkey
Qiuping Xu 2015 Mio Data Scientist Intel
Tugba Karabiyik 2015 Mesterton-Gibbons Lecturer of Mathematics Sam Houston State University
Patrick Fletcher 2015 Bertram Postdoctoral Fellow National Institutes of Health
Sarah Kim 2015 Hurdal Postdoctoral Fellow Center for Pharmacometrics & Systems Pharmacology, University of Florida Research and Academic Center
David Ekrut 2016 Cogan Postdoctoral Fellow University of Texas, Austin
Angela Jarrett 2016 Cogan Postdoctoral Fellow University of Texas, Austin
Diego Hernan Diaz Martinez 2016 Mio Data Analyst Johnson Controls
Mao Li 2016 Mio Postdoctoral Fellow Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Vehpi Yildirim 2017 Bertram Postdoctoral Fellow Eindhoven University of Technology
Max Wyse 2017 Mesterton-Gibbons
Daniel Weingard 2017 Bertram Quantitative Analyst Wells Fargo
Yao Dai 2017 Mesterton-Gibbons Quantitative Analyst Goldman Sachs
Joseph McKenna 2017 Bertram Postdoctoral Fellow National Institutes of Health
Diana Flores 2017 Bertram Postdoctoral Fellow Michigan State University
Jian Li 2017 Cogan Senior Analyst in Data Science Liberty Mutual
Sergiusz Wesolowski 2017 Bertram Postdoctoral Fellow University of Utah
Serdar Cellat 2018 Mio Data Scientist Liberty Mutual