CSoI eBrief
CSoI eBrief January 2018
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January 2018

Greetings CSoI Team,

Welcome to the January 2018 edition of the Monthly CSoI Highlights eBrief.

CSoI Highlights' Headlines:

  • CSoI Intro to Data Science Workshop, May 21st - 25th

  • Virtual Brown Bag Discussion, February 15th

CSoI Highlights

Awards & Recognition

  • Claudio Aguilar received the Sigma Xi midcareer research award and was named University Faculty Scholar. He was also granted an NIH R01 grant (NIH-NIDDK R01DK109398-01 Role: PI Lowe Syndrome: Therapeutic Strategy by Drug Repositioning) and received a CTSI (Clinical and Translational Science Institute) award.

  • Todd Coleman was elected fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering "for outstanding contributions to physiologic signal processing, scalable manufacturing methods for flexible bio-electronics, and neuro-engineering education"

  • David Gleich was appointed as the Jyoti and Aditya Mathur Associate Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University.

  • Ron Rivest received the BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge Award (2018). Ron was also selected for induction into the US National Inventors Hall of Fame (2018).


  • Wen-Chieh Hsieh, Swetha Ramadesikan, Donna Fekete and R. Claudio Aguilar "Kidney-differentiated cells derived from Lowe Syndrome patient's iPSCs show Ciliogenesis defects and Six2 retention at the Golgi complex" PONE-D-17-28440R1

  • Kyriakakis, P., Catanho, M., Hoffner, N., Thavarajah, W., Jian-Yu, V., Chao, S.S., Hsu, A., Pham, V., Naghavian, L., Dozier, L.E., Patrick, G., and Coleman, T. P. 2018. Biosynthesis of Orthogonal Molecules Using Ferredoxin and Ferredoxin-NADP+ Reductase Systems Enables Genetically Encoded PhyB Optogenetics. ACS Synthetic Biology.

  • Oyindamola Oluwatimi. A Multi-Enterprise Containerization Approach with an Interoperable Position-Based System

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