Applied Algorithms Lab @ MSU
The Applied Algorithms lab at Montana State University is co-directed by Dr. Brendan Mumey and Dr. Binhai Zhu.  Research topics that the lab focuses on include:

  • Computational Biology
  • Computational Neuroscience
  • Computational Geometry
  • Algorithms Topics in Networking
  • Combinatorial Optimization

The lab is primarily funded by the National Science Foundation.

Current Members:

  • Ivan Judson (PhD student)
  • Tim Wylie (PhD student)
  • Sean Yaw (incoming PhD student)
  • Minde Erickson (PhD student)
  • Daniel Salinas (MSc student)
  • Kelly Spendlove (undergraduate reseacher)

Past Members:

  • Dr. Zhihui Liu (visiting scholar from Shandong Institute, China)
  • David Stevens (undergraduate researer, entering grad program U. of Oregon)
  • Saichi Hashimoto (undergraduate researcher)
  • Dr. Haitao Jiang (visiting scholar from Shandong University, China)
  • Dr. Thiruvarangan Ramaraj (PhD student, now at National Center for Genomic Resources)
  • Dr. Timothy Hahn (PhD student, now at Raytheon corporation)
  • Dr. Minghui Jiang (PhD student, now Associate Professor, Utah State Univ.)
  • Dr. Bonnie Kirkpatrick (undergraduate researcher, now a postdoc at UBC)