Archived News

  • Sep. 2016: Dan DeBlasio, Ph.D. was elected to the ISCB Student Council Leadership (as Student Council Representative to ISCB Board of Directors).
  • Sep. 2016: Hao Wang, Ph.D. successfully defended her Ph.D.
  • August 2016: Hao Wang, Ph.D. student in the group, receives the CPCB Research award for her research contributions during her Ph.D.
  • August 2016: First-year Ph.D. student Cong Ma receives the CPCB Academic award for the best academic performance in the program.
  • April 2016: 14% of RECOMB 2016 papers involve either a current or fomer group member! Congrats to all.
  • February 2016: Our sequence search technique was published.
  • September 9, 2015: Brad Solomon, a Ph.D. student in the Kingsford group, has been awarded a Richard King Mellon Foundation Presidential Fellowship in the Life Sciences by Carnegie Mellon University for his work in computational genomics. With this award, Brad joins the inaugural class of CMU Presidential Fellows.
  • August 2, 2015: Armatus selected for highlights presentation at ACM-BCB.
  • July 23, 2015: Darya Filippova sucessfully defends her Ph.D. dissertation. Congratulations!
  • April 20, 2015: Former group member Saket Navlakha selected to attend the Heidelberg Laureate Forum.
  • April 2015: Former group member Rob Patro gives RECOMB highlight talk on Sailfish in Poland.
  • April 2015: Recently graduated Ph.D. student Emre Sefer presents paper at RECOMB 2015.
  • April 2015: Emre Sefer presents paper at ICDE in Korea.
  • February 2015: Emre Sefer successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis!
  • December 2014: Geet Duggal successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis!