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
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, 79:2258-2272 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. M. 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
A. Bucksch, ..., D. H. Diaz Martinez, ...,M. Li, ..., W. Mio, ... Morphological Plant Modeling: Unleashing Geometric and Topological Potential Within the Plant Sciences Frontiers in Plant Science, 8:00, doi:10.3389/fpls.2017.00900 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
D. Weingard, O. Steinbock, R. Bertram Expansion of Scroll Wave Filaments Induced by Chiral Mismatch Chaos, 28(4):045106, doi: 10.1063/1.5008274 2018
D. H. Diaz Martinez, C. H. Lee, P. T. Kim, W. Mio Probing the Geometry of Data with Diffusion Frechet Functions Applied and Computational Harmonic Analysis, 2018
A. Dobreva, R. Paus, N. G. Cogan Analysing the Dynamics of a Model for Alopecia Areata as an Autoimmune Disorder of Hair Follicle Cycling Mathematical Medicine and Biology, in press 2018
J. P. McKenna and R. Bertram Fast-Slow Analysis of the Integrated Oscillator Model for Pancreatic β-Cells Journal of Theoretical Biology, 457:152-162 2018
M. Li, M. H. Frank, V. Comeva, W. Mio, D. Chitwood, C. Topp The Persistent Homology Mathematical Framework Provides Enhanced Genotype-to-Phenotype Associations for Plant Morphology Plant Physiology, 2018
D. H. Diaz Martinez, F. Memoli, W. Mio The Shape of Data and Probability Measures Applied and Computational Harmonic Analysis, 2018
D. Galvis, W. Wu, R. L. Hyson, F. Johnson, R. Bertram Interhemispheric Dominance Switching in a Neural Network Model for Birdsong Journal of Neurophysiology, 120:1186-1197 2018
S. Cellat, Y. Fan, W. Mio, G. Okten Learning Shape Metrics with Monte Carlo Optimization Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 348:120-129 2019
M. T. Ross, D. Flores, R. Bertram, F. Johnson, W. Wu, R. L. Hyson Experience-Dependent Intrinsic Plasticity During Auditory Learning Journal of Neuroscience, 39:1206-1221 2019
J. E. Adablah, R. Vinson, M. G. Roper, R. Bertram Synchronization of Pancreatic Islets by Periodic and Non-Periodic Muscarinic Agonist Pulse Trains PLoS ONE, 14(2):e0211832 2019
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 Professor of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics University of Michigan Medical School
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 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 Professor and Chair of Mathematics University of Texas, San Antonio
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 Staff Fellow U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Gregory Toole 2013 Hurdal Professor of Mathematics Polk State College
Candace Ohm 2013 Mesterton-Gibbons Growth Product Manager
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 Research Assistant Professor University of Florida College of Pharmacy
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 Battery Tool Design & Analysis Engineer 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 Software Engineer MathWorks
Daniel Weingard 2017 Bertram Quantitative Analyst Wells Fargo
Yao Dai 2017 Mesterton-Gibbons Quantitative Analyst Goldman Sachs
Joseph McKenna 2017 Bertram Research Scientist Amazon
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
Daniel Galvis 2018 Bertram Postdoctoral Fellow University of Exeter, England
Sepideh Ebadi 2018 Cogan Product Manager University of Utah
Atanaska Dobreva 2018 Cogan Postdoctoral Fellow North Carolina State University
Nihan Acar 2018 Cogan Visiting Professor University of Cincinnati
Ryan Vinson 2019 Bertram Data Analyst Naval Information Warfare Center
Manu Aggarwal 2019 Cogan Postdoctoral Fellow National Institutes of Health
Inmaculada Sorribes 2019 Jain Postdoctoral Fellow Duke University
Carolyn Eady 2019 Cogan Senior Professional Staff 1 Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
Johnna Barnaby 2019 Jain Assistant Professor Shippensburg University