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The University of Virginia’s Biocomplexity Institute Marks Global Expansion of its Data Science for the Public Good Young Scholars Program with MOU Among Entities in Turkey

The University of Virginia’s Biocomplexity Institute announces that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with five entities in Turkey, establishing the Data Science for the Public Good (DSPG) Young Scholars program in Istanbul and Ankara, Turkey’s capital city.

In the News

August 5, 2020

John Thompson, Distinguished Institute Professor, speaks on the potential outcomes of the census deadline changing. 

August 4, 2020

Christopher Barrett, executive director, Madhav Marathe, division director, and Bryan Lewis, research associate professor, spoke to S&P Global Market Intelligence about the abilities and limitations of their COVID analytical models. 

July 28, 2020

New data gathered and models created by the University of Virginia Biocomplexity Institute predict the Commonwealth is creeping closer and closer to a surge.

Featured Researcher

Stefan Hoops

Meet Stefan Hoops! Prior to joining the Biocomplexity Institute, Stefan received his Ph.D. from the Norwegian Institute of Technology in Mathematical Physics. He then went on to serve as a software developer for Schumann Consulting Corporation in Germany. In 2006, he was elected as one of the five editors of the Systems Biology Markup Language (SBML), where he served from 2007-2009.

Today at the Biocomplexity Institute, Stefan is a research associate professor within our Network Systems Science and Advanced Computing division. His research interests include modeling and simulation of biochemical systems, management and analysis of systems biology data sets, and reverse-engineering of biochemical networks.