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IGERT Retreat September 16 - September 18, 2016
Back Row: Dimitrios Morikis, Mark Alber, Hyle Park, Adam Reed, Khaleel Abdulrazak (left to right) 3rd row:Atena Zahedi, Asongu Tambo (left to right) 2nd row:Andre Obenaus, Careen Khachatoorian, Adam Witmer (left to right) Front Row: Vincent On, Xiaoping Hu, Giovanna Pozuelos, Belinda Le, Prue Talbot, Bir Bhanu (left to right)  …
IGERT on Video Bioinformatics Retreat 2014: Poster Competition Results, Program, and Photos
IGERT Retreat   September 16 - 18, 2016 IGERT Retreat Program October 10 - 12, 2014 IGERT Fall Retreat 2014 December 6 - 8, 2013 IGERT Retreat 2013 November 30 - December 2, 2012 IGERT Retreat 2012 October 28 - 30, 2011 IGERT Fall Retreat 2011 October 1 - 3, 2010 IGERT Fall Retreat 2010   Location of…
IGERT on Video Bioinformatics Retreat 2013 Poster Competition Stage 1 Results
Congratulations to all IGERT Fellows. Following are the winners of the Video/Poster Competion Stage 1. Name Title Brett Bays What is the relation of alpha band activity in human EEG to perceptual and contextual learning? Carissa Reynolds Detecting optical changes in the cerebral cortex caused by edema Asong Tambo…
IGERT Retreat December 6 - December 8, 2013
Back Row: Brett Bays, Devin McBride, Douglas Hill, Melissa Eberle, Asong Tambo, Ninad Thakoor,Andre Obenaus, Albert Cruz, Alfred Hero Middle Row:Vincent On, Atena Zahedi, Michelle Digman, Carissa Reynolds, Hyle Park, Anthony Bianchi, Michael Oliveira, Bir Bhanu, Nikki Weng, Juan Leon, David Carter, Virginia Donovan, Prue Talbot,…
Video Bioinformatics NSF IGERT Fellow Geoffrey Harlow and Albert Cruz Wins NSF 2013 Video and Poster Competition
Graduate students Geoffrey Harlow (botany and plant sciences) and Albert Cruz (electrical engineering) teamed up to win the National Science Foundation 2013 IGERT (Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeships) Video and Poster Competition for their entry, "Pillars of Plant Cell Polarity: 3-D Automated Microtubule…
Video Bioinformatics IGERT Fellow Geoffrey Harlow and Albert Cruz Wins the internal IGERT on Video Bioinformatics Video/Poster Competion 2012
IGERT Fellow Geoffrey Harlow won the Video/Poster competition to represent our NSF IGERT on Video Bioinformatics in the NSF 2013 Video and Poster Competition.
IGERT Retreat November 30 - December 2, 2012
Video Bioinformatics IGERT Retreat Program 2012
Video Bioinformatics NSF IGERT Fellow Benjamin Guan's Team Wins HISB 2012 Best Paper Award for Work with Stem Cells
Benjamin Guan, a PhD candidate in the School of Engineering, received the award for the best platform presentation at the IEEE HISB annual meetings in San Diego this year. Ben has been working on developing software tools to classify different types of stem cells in video data. Ben works with Dr. Bir Bhanu, the Director of the…
Video Bioinformatics NSF IGERT Fellow Albert Cruz Wins NSF 2012 Video and Poster Competition
Researchers from U.C. Riverside's National Science Foundation (NSF) IGERT (Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship) on Video Bioinformatics won the NSF IGERT 2012 Video and Poster Competition. Each year, NSF holds this competition among all active IGERT awardees. Examples of entries in this year's competition…
IGERT Retreat Poster Competition Stage 1 Results
Congratulations to all IGERT Fellows. Following are the winners of the poster competion Stage 1. Rank Name Title First Place Albert Cruz A Psychologically-Inspired Match-Score Fusion Model for Video-Based Facial Expression Recognition Second Place Erica Freeman Quantitative Feeding Behavioral Analysis in…
IGERT Retreat October 28 - 30, 2011
Back Row: Jhon Gonzalez, Michael Oliveira, Stephanie Coffman, Erica Freeman, Devin McBride, Asong Tambo, ALbert Cruz, Yu Sun, Linan Feng Front Row: Shou-Wei Ding, Nan Luo, Alina Beas, Nikki Weng, Prue Talbot, Ben Guan, Douglas Hill, Bir Bhanu, David Carter, Jillian Larsen, Ilva Cabrera, Nolan Ung, Anthony Bianchi, Virginia Donovan…
Fall Quarter 2011
We have selected six IGERT Fellows to start Fall Quarter 2011. Three IGERT Courses in Video Bioinformatics are being offered in Fall Quarter. These courses are EE 272: Introduction to Bio Instrumentation and Analysis (2 units, Instructor Dr. Talbot), EE 274: Introduction to Medical Imaging and Analysis (2units, Instructor Dr.…
IGERT Retreat October 1 - 3, 2010
Back Row: David Carter, Anthony Bianchi, Ivann Martinez, Albert Cruz, Krystof Litomisky, Ben Guan, Jhon Gonzalez, Andre Obenaus, Philip Brisk, Yu Sun, Hoang Nguyen, Ninad Thakoor, Douglas Hill Front Row: An Yan, Katya Mkrtchyan, Nolan Ung, Bir Bhanu, Erica Freeman, Prue Talbot, Ilva Cabrera, Jiayu Liao, Virginia Donovan, Ben…
Fall Quarter 2010
We have selected eight IGERT Fellows to start Fall Quarter 2010. Two IGERT Courses in Video Bioinformatics are being offered in Fall Quarter. These courses are EE 272: Introduction to Bio Instrumentation and Analysis (2 units, Instructor Dr. Talbot), and EE 276: Colloquium in Video Bioinformatics (1 unit, Instructor Dr. Bhanu).
Introduction to Video Bioinformatics: September 13 - September 17
Introduction to Video Bioinformatics will be given September 13, 2010 - September 17, 2010.  Location: September 13 at Bourns A171 September 14 to September 17 at EBU2 Room 202  Instructors: Dr. Bhanu, Dr. Talbot, Dr. Yang, Dr. Rodgers, Dr. Parvin, Dr. Tsotras and Dr. Obenaus.  Downloadable Program Schedule
Winter Quarter 2010
Two IGERT Courses were presented for Winter Quarter 2010. BIEN261: Multi-scale Analysis of Biological Systems instructed Dr. Rodgers, and EE290: Colloquium in Video Bioinformatics instructed by Dr. Bhanu.  All IGERT Courses where revised based on feedback by senate. Student surveys where conducted. Preparations for the course…
UCR Professor Awarded Prestigious NSF IGERT Grant, October 2, 2009
Research in 5-D video bioinformatics will help develop improved diagnoses and treatments, among many other benefits RIVERSIDE, Calif. (www.ucr.edu) – Bir Bhanu, professor of electrical engineering and director of the Center for Research in Intelligent Systems in UC Riverside’s Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE), has been…
Fall Quarter 2009
We are starting the IGERT program in Video Bioinformatics in the Winter 2010 Quarter. We have selected six IGERT Fellows, three from Engineering and three from Life Sciences. Two IGERT Courses in Video Bioinformatics are being offered in Winter Quarter. These courses are VBI-1: Multi-scale Analysis of Biological Systems (2 units,…
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