Clues to the Relationship between Schizophrenia and Rheumatoid Arthritis
“There is a wealth of genomic data on both schizophrenia and rheumatoid arthritis. Analyzing it jointly with known protein interaction information could provide invaluable clues to the relationship between the diseases and also shed light on their shared roots,” said Madhavi Ganapathiraju faculty member of the Intelligent System Program in a study published in the npj Schizophrenia journal.
The project entitled: “We Are Strong! Leveraging Information Technology to Empower Marginalized Communities,” by principal investigator Rosta Farzan, faculty member of the Intelligent System Program, has been awarded funding by the Office of the Provost
The NSF awarded Ervin Sejdic, faculty member of the Intelligent System Program, a five-year, $549,139 award to research on the analysis of swallowing disorders
ACM TiiS Special Issue on Interactive Visual Analysis of Human and Crowd Behaviors
Dr. Yuru Lin, ISP faculty, is one of the guest editors of a new special issue call at ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS): "Special Issue on Interactive Visual Analysis of Human and Crowd Behaviors."
Jeya Balaji Balasubramanian, Inteligent System Program student, got the 2016 Hattie Becich Award, the best teaching assistant award for the course 'BIOINF 2119: Probabilistic Methods in Artificial Intelligence' taught during Spring 2016 at DBMI.
September 06 2016
IES Education Technology Grant for ISP Director
Professor Diane Litman (Director of the ISP), along with School of Education Professors Richard Correnti and Lindsay Clare Matsumura, have been awarded an Institute of Education Sciences (IES) Education Technology grant: "Response-to-Text Tasks to Assess Students' Use of Evidence and Organization in Writing: Using Natural Language Processing for Scoring Writing and Providing Feedback At-Scale." More information can be found at http://ies.ed.gov/funding/grantsearch/details.asp?ID=1847
September 01 2016
ISP Faculty Received Fulbright Grant
Dr. Marek Druzdzel, Intelligent System Program faculty, received a Fulbright grant for teaching and research in Poland for current academic year.