Durand Lab


    Personnel
 
   
   

Lab Members

    Dannie Durand

    Rosie Alderson

    Charlotte Darby

    Philip Davidson

    Han Lai

    Annette McLeod

    Maureen Stolzer

    Minli Xu

    Yifan Xue


    Former Lab Members


 

Dannie Durand
Lab Head

office: Mellon Institute 646
email: durand@cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-6036
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Rosie Alderson
Postdoctoral researcher, Biological Sciences
Science communication

office: Mellon Institute 650
email: cdarby@andrew.cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-3199
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Charlotte Darby
Undergraduate major in Computational Biology
Project topic: Xenology

office: Mellon Institute 650
email: cdarby@andrew.cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-3199
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Philip Davidson
Doctoral Program in Biological Sciences
Project topic: Evolution of the spo pathway in Firmicutes

office: Mellon Institute 650
email: pdavidso@andrew.cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-3199
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Han Lai
Doctoral Program in Biological Sciences
Project topic: Reconciliation algorithms for gene duplication, gene transfer, and incomplete lineage sorting

office: Mellon Institute 650
email: hanlai@andrew.cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-3199
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Annette McLeod
Administrative Coordinator

office: Mellon Institute 646
email: welsch@andrew.cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-4568
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Maureen Stolzer
Postdoctoral researcher, Biological Sciences
Multidomain protein evolution and phylogenetic reconciliation

office: Mellon Institute 650
email: mstolzer@andrew.cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-3199
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Minli Xu
Postdoctoral researcher, Biological Sciences
Project: Comparative Genomics Reveals Forces Driving the Evolution of Highly Iterated Palindrome-1 (HIP1) in Cyanobacteria

office: Mellon Institute 646c
email: minlix@andrew.cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-3199
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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Yifan Xue
Master's Program in Computational Biology
Project topic: Simulating multidomain protein evolution

office: Mellon Institute 648
email: yifanxue@cmu.edu
tel: 1-412-268-3199
fax: 1-412-268-7129

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    Former lab members


 

Kevin Chen   Undergraduate researcher, Princeton University.
      Currently: Associate professor, Department of Genetics, Rutgers University

Ravi Chinoy   Research intern: Master's program in Information Systems Management
      Currently: Software Engineer, MdotM

Dave Danicic,   Summer intern: Masters of Arts in Professional Writing

George Davis,   Research programmer.
      Currently: Phd Program in Computation, Organizations and Society

Jayse Embry,   Masters program in Computational Biology
      Currently: Doctoral program in Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University

Ganesh Ghosh,   Undergraduate researcher
      Currently: Undergraduate program in Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University

Aiton Goldman,   Research programmer

Rose Hoberman,   Doctoral program, Computer Science Department.
      Currently: Max Planck Institute for Software Systems, Saarbruecken.

Jacob Joseph, Doctoral program, Joint PhD Program in Computational Biology.
      Currently: Software Engineering Institute (SEI), Pittsburgh.

Leon Kim,   Undergraduate researcher
      Currently: Data scientist, Education Advisory Board

Woody March-Steinman,   Summer intern.
      Currently: Department of Biology, University of Pittsburgh

Collin McCormick,   Masters program in Computational Biology
      Currently: Boeing

Tamar Melman,   Undergraduate researcher
      Currently: Doctoral program in Computational Biology and Medicine, Cornell University

Priyanka Nandakumar,   Undergraduate researcher
      Currently: Pre-doc program, Human Genetics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Narayanan Raghupathy,   Doctoral program in Biological Sciences.
      Currently: Center for Genome Dynamics , Jackson Labs, Bar Harbor, Me.

Patrick Ropp   Masters program in Computational Biology
      Currently: Helomics

Deepa Sathaye,   Undergraduate researcher
      Currently: Senior, Computer Science and Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University

Marc Schaub,   Undergraduate researcher
      Most recent degree: PhD in Computer Science, Stanford University
      Currently: Google, Mountain View, CA

Robbie Sedgewick,   Postdoc: Biological Sciences.  
      Currently: Google, Pittsburgh, PA

Katie Siewert   Undergraduate program in Computational Biology.
      Currently: Doctoral program in Genomics and Computational Biology, U. Penn.

Nan Song,   Doctoral program in Biological Sciences.  
      Currently: Precision Therapeutics

Ryan Topping,   Visiting doctoral student, Imperial College London

Benjamin Vernot,   Research programmer, BS in Computer Science CMU.  
      Currently: Graduate program in Genome Sciences, University of Washington



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