People


David Hendrix, Assistant Professor


Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing

Molecular and Cellular Biology

B.S. Applied Mathematics, B.S Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology
Ph.D. Physics, University of California, Berkeley
Postdoc, University of California, Berkeley
Postdoc, Massachusetts Institute of Technology CSAIL

Lab Members

Amy Teegarden, Research Assistant

Bio: Amy has spent most of her life in Corvallis, but left for a few years to go study bioengineering at Arizona State University. Her current projects involve analyzing gene and microRNA expression data.

Graduate Students

Padideh "Medisa" Danaee, PhD Student, Computer Science

Bio: Padideh is a second year Computer Science PhD student with the interest of solving biological problem using Machine Learning tools. She specifically is interested in deep learning techniques and applications.

Interests:Playing the piano, cooking, running, reading.

Steve Hill, MS Student, Computer Science

Bio: First year masters student in Computer Science, research focuses on plant genomics.

Interests:Basketball, video games, homebrewing

Rachael Kuintzle, PhD Student, Biochemistry and Biophysics

Bio: Rachael is a second year Biochemistry & Biophysics PhD student with an RNA biology research emphasis. Current projects focus on aging/circadian systems biology and molecular toxicology.

Interests:Creative writing, painting, cello, piano, soccer.

Michelle Wiley, PhD Student, Biochemistry and Biophysics

Undergraduate Students

Jimmy Bell, Undergraduate

Mason Rouches, Undergraduate

Monika Koehler, Undergraduate