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Jordan Green, 2014 Brilliant Ten recipient

September 17, 2014

Dr. Jordan Green named in 2014 Brilliant Ten by Popular Science

The annual "Brilliant Ten" list puts a spotlight on the most inspired young scientists and engineers whose ideas will transform the future.  Read on.

The Computational Biology Consulting Core program, established by Dr. Steven Salzberg, will enhance the computational capabilities of investigators at Johns Hopkins who seek solutions for data-intensive analysis.

September 16, 2014

New program extends outstanding computational and analytical services to Hopkins researchers

The Computational Biology Consulting Core program, directed by Dr. Steven Salzberg, will enhance the computational capabilities of investigators at Johns Hopkins who seek solutions for data-intensive analysis.  Read on.

Intensive research, design, and development, led the Aezon team to the current winning version of the tricorder prototype.

September 3, 2014

Student-designed tricorder diagnostics system selected as finalist in Qualcomm Xprize Challenge

This global competition challenges teams to develop a consumer-friendly, mobile device capable of diagnosing and interpreting 15 conditions along with digital capture of vital health metrics.  Read on.

Dr. Rene Vidal, Associate Professor

September 2, 2014

Dr. Rene Vidal receives NSF Big Data Award

The BIGDATA grant provides $600K for three years to support the development of theory and algorithms for automatically discovering multiple low-dimensional structures in high-dimensional data.  Read on.

Dan Wu, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) 2014 International Predoctoral Fellow

August 28, 2014

BME graduate student Dan Wu awarded HHMI International student fellowship

The $43,000 annual award will support her research efforts to develop diffusion MRI methods to probe brain microstructural changes during brain development and injury.  Read on.


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