Rachel Adler

Rachel Adler

Rachel Adler’s research interests are in human-computer interaction, accessibility, and computer science education. She is particularly interested in designing applications for and with people with disabilities. Some of her recent projects include co-designing a...
Ruby Mendenhall

Ruby Mendenhall

Ruby Mendenhall is an Associate Professor in Sociology, African American Studies, Urban and Regional Planning, and Social Work at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  She is also an affiliate of the Institute for Genomic Biology and the Institute for...
Sandra Rodriguez-Zas

Sandra Rodriguez-Zas

Sandra Rodriguez-Zas is helping find ways to prevent and cure diseases in both livestock and humans. She uses biostatistics and computational approaches to identify biomarkers and molecular pathways associated with health, reproduction, and performance in livestock...
Tandy Warnow

Tandy Warnow

Tandy Warnow’s research combines mathematics, computer science, probability, and statistics, in order to develop algorithms with improved accuracy for large-scale and complex estimation problems in computing evolutionary trees (also known as phylogenies) on any...
Pengfei Song

Pengfei Song

Pengfei Song’s research interests are focused on developing novel ultrasound imaging techniques that are translatable to the clinic to benefit patients. The Song Lab had focused on developing innovative ultrasound shear wave elastography techniques for tissue...
Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is an epidemiologist with an interest in co-morbidities. Smith has extensive training in statistics, with a specialization in longitudinal data analysis and a strong background in risk analysis and disease modeling. Smith has collaborated with other CCIL...
Zeynep Madak Erdogan

Zeynep Madak Erdogan

Zeynep Madak Erdogan is an Associate Professor of Nutrition and the Director of the Women’s Health, Hormones, and Nutrition lab at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. She received her BS in Molecular Biology and Genetics from Bilkent University in 2002....
Zhi-Pei Liang

Zhi-Pei Liang

Zhi-Pei Liang’s research is in the general area of magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy, ranging from spin physics, signal processing, machine learning, to biomedical applications. His research group is focused on developing methods for optimal acquisition,...
Ravishankar Iyer

Ravishankar Iyer

Ravishankar Iyer leads the DEPEND Group at the Coordinated Science Laboratory (CSL), with a multidisciplinary focus on systems and software that combine deep measurement-driven analytics and machine learning with applications in two important domains: trust (that...
Diwakar Shukla

Diwakar Shukla

Diwakar Shukla’s research group develops and employs computational chemistry approaches to decipher the mechanisms of regulation of protein function, which play a critical role in governing cellular and organismal behavior. Shukla’s group develops computational and...
Mohammed El-Kebir

Mohammed El-Kebir

Mohammed El-Kebir has worked on various cancer research topics, including tumor phylogenetics in the context of intra-tumor heterogeneity. El-Kebir develops algorithms to study the progression of a tumor from its initial stage, where the healthy cell first mutates, to...
Kevin Chang

Kevin Chang

Kevin Chen-Chuan Chang, Ph.D., is a professor of computer science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. His research focuses on database and information systems as well as artificial intelligence. His past projects center around data access and retrieval....