Computer Science, School of Informatics and Computing
Utuado, Puerto Rico
University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
Development of computational approaches towards understanding protein function and how disruption of protein function leads to disease. Development of graph-based classification algorithms in the supervised and semi-suprvised scenarios, as well as statistical inference from large, biased, and high-dimensional data.
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