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Allen James

Allen, James F.

John H. Dessauer Professor of Computer Science
Professor of Linguistics
Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

james@cs.rochester.edu | (585) 275-7263
721 CSB
Website

Interests: Natural language understanding; Discourse; Knowledge representation; Common-sense reasoning; Planning

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Brisson, Jennifer

Assistant Professor
jennifer.brisson@rochester.edu | (585) 275-8392
310 Hutchison
Website

Interests: Evolution of morphology; Molecular basis of phenotypic plasticity; Evolution and development in the pea aphid; The role of epigenetics in polyphenism

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Jessica Cantlon

Cantlon, Jessica

Assistant Professor
jessica.cantlon@rochester.edu | (585) 276-5292, (585) 276-5150, (585) 276-5099
321 Meliora Hall
Website

Robert Clark

Clark, Robert

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Dean of the Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Senior Vice President for Research, University of Rochester

rclark@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4151
309 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Dynamic systems; Measurement and control; Single-molecule mechanics; Bio-nano-manufacturing; Scaffolds for tissue engineering

Jean Philippe Couderc

Couderc, Jean Philippe

Associate Professor of Department of Medicine, Cardiology Heart Research
jean-philippe.couderc@heart.rochester.edu | (585) 275-1096
4322 Saunders Research Building
Website

Interests: Electrocardiography ; Electrophysiological signals

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Rajiv Dewan

Dewan, Rajiv

Professor of Computers and Information Systems
rajiv.dewan@rochester.edu | (585) 275-3827
3-333B  Carol Simon Hall
Website

Interests: Economics; Organizational and industrial organization issues in Information systems and technology area

Ray Dorsey

Dorsey, E. Ray

David M. Levy Professorship in Neurology
Director of Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics
ray.dorsey@chet.rochester.edu | (585) 276-6824
Website

Interests: Movement disorders, neurological disorders

Sandhya Dwarkadas

Dwarkadas, Sandhya

Albert Arendt Hopeman Professor and Chair of Computer Science
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

sandhya@cs.rochester.edu | (585) 275-5647
717 CSB
Website

Interests: Parallel and distributed computing; Computer architecture and networks; Interaction and interface between the compiler, runtime system, and underlying architecture; Software distributed shared memory; Integrated compiler and runtime support for parallelism; Simulation methodology; Uniprocessor and multiprocessor architectures; Parallel applications development; Performance evaluation

Timothy Dye

Dye, Timothy

Associate Chair, Research and Professor of Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology (SMD)
tim_dye@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 276-6953
255 Crittenden Blvd.
Website

Interests: Applied public health, particularly within marginalized, isolated, and global; Social and cultural determinants of health

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Adam Frank

Frank, Adam

Professor of Physics and Astronomy
afrank@pas.rochester.edu | (585) 275-1717
417A Bausch & Lomb Hall
Website

Interests: Theoretical Astrophysics; Hydrodynamic and magneto-hydrodynamic evolution of matter ejected from stars; Jets from Young Stellar Objects; Bipolar outflows from evolved stars such as Planetary Nebulae and Massive stars; Large scale numerical simulations; Plasma astrophysical research; Magnetic diffusion in interstellar clouds and the evolution of solar magnetic flux tubes

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Gourab Ghoshal

Ghoshal, Gourab

Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy
gghoshal@pas.rochester.edu | (585) 276-7748
464 Bausch and Lomb Hall
Website

Interests: Complex systems; Game theory; Econophysics; Non-equilibrium statistical physics; Dynamical systems

Daniel Gildea

Gildea, Daniel

Professor of Computer Science
gildea@cs | (585) 275-7230
609 CSB
Website

Interests: Statistical approaches to natural language processing; Machine translation; Language understanding

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Ralf Haefner

Haefner, Ralf

Assistant Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
rhaefne2@ur.rochester.edu | (585) 275-4801
Website

Interests: Understanding how the brain forms percepts; Machine learning to construct mathematical models to explain neural responses and behavior

Elaine Hill

Hill, Elaine

Assistant Professor of Public Health Sciences
Elaine_hill@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 275-0165
265 Crittenden Blvd.
Website

Interests: health impacts of pollution; health care utilization, quality and access; human capital formation

Ehsan Hoque

Hoque, M. Ehsan

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

mehoque at cs.rochester.edu | (585) 275-1351
710 Computer Sciences Building
Website

Interests: Human Computer Interaction; Social Skills Training; Interactive machine learning; Ubiquitous Computing ; Assistive Technology

Thomas Howard

Howard, Thomas M.

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

thoward@ece.rochester.edu | (585) 275-3755
344 HPN
Website

Interests: Artificial Intelligence; Robotics; Machine Learning; Natural Language Understanding

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Orna Intrator

Intrator, Orna

Professor of Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD)
orna_intrator@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 275-0624
400 Fort Hill Ave. Canandaigua VAMC
Website

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Robert Jacobs

Jacobs, Robert A.

Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Computer Science, and the Center for Visual Science
Rjacobs@ur.rochester.edu | (585) 275-0753
306 Meliora Hall
Website

Interests: cognitive and perceptual learning; neural computation

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Henry Kautz

Kautz, Henry

Professor of Computer Science
Robin and Tim Wentworth Director of the Goergen Institute for Data Science
kautz@cs.rochester.edu | (585) 520-1200
723 CSB
Website

Interests: Artificial intelligence; Pervasive computing; Data science

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Liu, Ji

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
jliu@cs.rochester.edu
614 Computer Sciences Building
Website

Coeil Lopes

Lopes, Coeli

Research Associate Professor of Department of Medicine, Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute
coeli_lopes@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 276-9784
A116D 211 Bailey Rd
Website

Interests: Understanding the regulation of ion channels by diverse G-protein signaling pathways in normal and pathological states; Long QT syndrome; KCNE1

Jiebo Luo

Luo, Jiebo

Associate Professor of Computer Science
jluo@cs.rochester.edu | (585) 276-5784
611 Computer Sciences Building
Website

Interests: Computer Vision; Machine learning; Data Mining; Social Media; Biomedical Informatics; Human Computer Interaction; Ubiquitous and Mobile Computing

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Gonzalo Mateos

Mateos, Gonzalo

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
gmateosb@ece.rochester.edu | (585) 275-5930
413 HPN
Website

Interests: Statistical Signal Processing; Networks; Machine Learning; Decentralized Optimization

Matthew McCall

McCall, Matthew

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and of Biomedical Genetics of University of Rochester Dept. of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
matthew_mccall@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 273-3177
4143 Saunders Research Building
Website

Interests: Statistical genomics; Systems biology; Bioinformatics

Jude Mitchell

Mitchell, Jude

Assistant Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences
jmitch27@ur.rochester.edu
311 Meliora Hall

Interests: How spatial attention alters statistics of neuronal spiking; Extracellular classification of neuronal types in awake animals; Systems identification models of sensory processing and attention; Network models of spiking neurons and correlations in firing; Human psychophysics in object-based attention, recognition, and perceptual learning

Carl Mueller

Mueller, Carl

Professor of Department of Mathematics
Please see link below | (585) 441-5029
802 Hylan Hall
Website

Interests: Random systems with spatial dependence; Stochastic partial differential equations and measure-valued processes; Qualitative properties of such processes

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Steven Piantadosi

Piantadosi, Steven

Assistant Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences
spiantad@ur.rochester.edu | (585) 275-8689
307 Meliora Hall
Website

Interests: language learning, language processing, computational modeling

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Rajeev Raizada

Raizada, Rajeev

Assistant Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Rraizada@ur.rochester.edu | (585) 275-8673
314 Meliora Hall
Website

Interests: Multivoxel pattern analysis of fMRI; Language, semantics; Structure of neural representations; Computational modeling

Huaxia Rui

Rui, Huaxia

Assistant Professor of Business Administration of Simon Graduate School of Business Administration
huaxia.rui@simon.rochester.edu | (585) 275-4278
3-318 Carol Simon Hall
Website

Interests: Social media analytics; Online word of mouth; Online advertising

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Vincent Silenzio

Silenzio, Vincent

Associate Professor of Department of Psychiatry, Research (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor of Department of Family Medicine (SMD)
Associate Professor of Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD)

v.m.silenzio@rochester.edu | (585) 275-6069
1-7285 300 Crittenden Blvd.
Website

Interests: Social informatics; Machine learning; Network analysis to support public health and public policy needs

Robert Strawderman

Strawderman, Robert

Donald M. Foster MD Distinguished Professor of Biostatistics
Chair of Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology (SMD)
Robert_Strawderman@URMC.Rochester.edu | (585) 275-6688
4122 Saunders Research Building
Website

Interests: Statistical learning methods with applications to risk prediction and survival analysis; Statistical and computational modeling for high dimensional data; Semiparametric models; Statistical inference for stochastic processes; Collaborative research

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Juilee Thakar

Thakar, Juilee

Assistant Professor of Department of Microbiology and Immunology (SMD)
juliee_thakar@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 276-6925
3-9611  Kornberg Medical Research Building
Website

Interests: Bioinformatics; Systems biology; Dynamic Modeling Tools

David Topham

Topham, David

Professor of Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Vaccine Biology and Immunology (SMD) – Primary
david_topham@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 273-1403
3-9631 Kornberg Medical Research Building
Website

Interests: Virus infections of the respiratory tract; Influenza and immunity

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Andrew White

White, Andrew

Assistant Professor
andrew.white@rochester.edu | (585) 276-7395
208C Gavett Hall
Website

Interests: Materials Design; Self-Assembly; Computer Simulation ; Machine Learning

David R. Williams

Williams, David R.

William G. Allyn Professor of Medical Optics
Professor of Optics
Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Professor of Ophthalmology
Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Dean for Research in Arts, Sciences and Engineering
Director of the Center for Visual Science

david@cvs.rochester.edu | (585) 275-8672
270 Meliora Hall
Website

Interests: The Human Visual System; Physiological Optics

Axel Wismueller

Wismueller, Axel

Professor of Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Primary
Professor of Department of Biomedical Engineering (SMD)
Professor of Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

axel.wismueller@rochester.edu | (585) 273-1689
2A218 Medical Center Annex Building
Website

Interests: Innovative strategies for computational radiology; data exploration, pattern recognition, visualization, and machine learning methods for biomedical imaging

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Martin Zand

Zand, Martin

Professor of Department of Medicine, Nephrology (SMD) – Primary
martin_zand@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 275-7753
601 Elmwood Ave.
Website

Interests: Organ transplantation; B cell immunobiology, vaccine biology, and computational modeling of immune responses