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Google.org Selects the UVA Biocomplexity Institute to Support Through Social Good COVID-19 Fund

Google.org announced today that Madhav Marathe and Anil Vullikanti, researchers at the University of Virginia’s Biocomplexity Institute, were selected to receive funding as part of the company’s efforts to support projects using innovative Al and data analytics to help understand COVID-19 and address its impacts.

In the News

September 10, 2020

Bryan Lewis and Stephen Eubank share their experiences mentoring Caitlin Rivers, a young epidemiologist helping to inform policy. 

August 25, 2020

The UVA Biocomplexity Institute has received a $1.44M award from the National Science Foundation for a Virtual Organization (VO) that will facilitate communication and collaboration among CISE scientists currently involved in pandemic research through the NSF RAPID program.

August 25, 2020 

Universities may have meticulous plans for social distancing and sanitization, but those are only in effect while students are in class or on campus. What happens when students leave campus for the day or go back to their dorms, has just as much of an impact on how colleges will fair with COVID-19. 

Featured Researcher

Henning Mortveit

Meet Henning Mortveit! Henning is an associate professor within our Network Systems Science and Advanced Computing (NSSAC) division and at the department of Engineering Systems and Environment. Prior to the Biocomplexity Institute, Henning received his Ph.D. from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and then went on to work at Los Alamos National Laboratory. His focus areas at the Biocomplexity Institute now include simulation science, modeling, graph dynamical systems, and software and architecture design. He leads the NSSAC software team.