Posts by Gilit

June 2019: Congrats to Nimrod for the PBC fellowship

Congratulations to Nimrod Rappoport who won the Planning and Budgeting Committee (PBC) fellowship for excellent PhD students in Data Sciences. The PBC is part of the Council for Higher Education (CHE), the official authority for higher education in Israel. The PBC is responsible for funding the Israeli system of higher education. The new fellowships program…

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June 2019: Welcome to Gabi!

Welcome to Gabrielle (Gaby) Ecanow, who joined the group as a summer student as part of the MISTI-MIT-Israel program. She will be guided by Tom and work on gene expression and regulation. We wish her a fun and fruitful summer!

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Congratulations to Lianrong (again)!!

Congratulations to Lianrong Pu, who won the “ACM China Excellent PhD Thesis” award! The award will be given in the ACM Turing Conference hold in China, Chengdu, on May 17th-18th 2019.

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March 2019: welcome to Lianrong!

Dr. Lianrong Pu has joined the lab as a postdoc. She did her PhD in Shandong University, China. She spent two years of the PhD at Pavel Pevzner’s lab at UCSD. Lianrong has specialized in genome rearrangements and segmental duplications. In the group, she will work on genome rearrangements in cancer and on algorithms for…

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