Undergraduate Research Students

Alumni
  1. Julie Cain, B.S. in Mathematics (Honors) (Penn State Erie, 1998)
  2. Matt Behan, B.S. in Biology (Honors) (Penn State Erie, 1999)
  3. Jessie Swanson, B.S. in Applied Mathematics (2000)
  4. Mandy Swann, B.S. in Applied Mathematics (2001)
  5. Keola Wierschem, B.S. in Physics (2003)
  6. Alicia Baptiste, B.S. in Biomedical Mathematics (2004)
  7. Wendy Cimbora, B.S. in Applied Mathematics (Honors, 2004)
  8. Rudy Arceo, B.S. in Biomedical Mathematics (Honors, 2007) (photo)
  9. Michelle Outlaw, B.S. in Biomedical Mathematics 2007 (Hughes Fellow) (photo)
  10. Tanja Batchelor, B. S. in Biomedical Mathematics 2009

Graduate Students

Current Alumni
  1. Jessie Swanson, M.S., Applied Mathematics (completed 2002)
    Raytheon Corporation, California
  2. Tom Asbury, Ph. D., Molecular Biophysics Program (completed 2006) (photo)
    Scientific Software Engineer
    Affymetrix
    Santa Clara, CA
  3. Natalia Toporikova, Ph. D., Biomedical Mathematics Program (completed 2007) (photo)
    Associate Professor
    Department of Biology
    Washington and Lee University
    Lexington, Virginia
  4. Bernard Fendler, Ph. D., Physics Program (completed 2009) (photo)
    Computational Biologist
    Foundation Medicine, Inc.
    Cambridge, MA
  5. Margaret Watts, Biomathematics Program (completed 2011) (photo)
    Assistant Professor
    Doane College
    Crete, NE
  6. Wondimu Teka, Biomathematics Program (completed 2012) (photo)
    Visiting Scientist
    U. S. Food and Drug Administration
    Washington, DC
  7. Arij Daou, Biomathematics Program (completed 2013) (photo)
  8. Assistant Professor
    American University of Beirut
    Beirut, Lebanon
  9. Sevgi Sengul, Biomathematics Program (completed 2014) (photo)
  10. Assistant Professor
    Department of Industrial Engineering
    Antalya International University
    Antalya, Turkey
  11. Patrick Fletcher, Biomathematics Program (completed 2015) (photo)
  12. Postdoctoral Fellow
    Laboratory of Biological Modeling
    National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, MD
  13. Andrea Stathopoulos, Neuroscience Program (completed 2015) (photo)
  14. Scientific Writer
    Verge Scientific Communicaitons
  15. Vehpi Yildirim, Biomathematics Program (completed 2017) (photo)
  16. Postdoctoral Fellow
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Eindhoven University of Technology
    Eindhoven, Netherlands
  17. Daniel Weingard, Biomathematics Program (completed 2017) (photo)
  18. Quantitative Analyst
    Wells Fargo
    New York City, NY
  19. Joseph McKenna, Biomathematics Program (completed 2017) (photo)
  20. Scientist
    Amazon Alexa project
    Pittsburgh, PA
  21. Diana Flores, Biomathematics Program (completed 2017) (photo)
  22. Postdoctoral Fellow
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing, MI
  23. Sergiusz Wesolowski, Biomathematics Program (completed 2017) (photo)
  24. Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of Utah
    Salt Lake City, UT
  25. Danny Galvis, Biomathematics Program (completed 2018) (photo)
  26. Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of Birmingham
    Birmingham, England
  27. Ryan Vinson, Biomathematics Program (completed 2019) (photo)
  28. Data Analyst
    Naval Information Warfare Center
    Charleston, South Carolina
  29. Isabella Marinelli, Mathematics Program (completed 2019) (photo)
  30. Basque Center for Applied Mathematics, Spain
    With co-advisor Luca Gerardo-Giorda
    Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of Birmingham
    Birmingham, England
  31. Canlin Zhang, Biomathematics Program (completed 2020) (photo)
  32. Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of California
    San Diego, California
  33. Yeuran Oh, Biomathematics Program (completed 2020) (photo)
  34. Postdoctoral Fellow
    National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, Maryland

Postdoctoral Fellows and Research Associates

Current Alumni
  1. Wilfredo Blanco, Visiting Scholar (assistant professor), State University of Rio Grande do Norte UERN, Brazil (photo)
  2. Joel Tabak, Associate Scholar/Scientist (completed 2015) (photo)
  3. Currently an Assistant Professor at the University of Exeter.
    Exeter, UK.
  4. Arturo Gonzalez-Iglesias, Assistant Scholar/Scientist (completed 2015) (photo)
  5. Cleyde Helena, Postdoctoral Fellow (completed 2015) (photo)
  6. Currently an Account Representative at ASC Group Ltd.
    Tallahassee, FL.
  7. Patricio Velez, Postdoctoral Fellow (completed 2013) (photo) Currently a scientist at a pharmaceutical company in Chile.
  8. Maurizio Tomaiuolo, Postdoctoral Fellow (completed 2011) (photo) Currently a Senior Research Investigator at the
    University of Pennsylvania,
    Philadelphia, PA.

Mathematical Neuroendocrinology Group

Birdsong Group

Pancreatic Islet Group

Current Collaborators