Current Fellows in the Data Science & Engineering Research Group
Meet the fellows in the Data Science & Engineering Research Group (DSERG) and learn about their work.
Jeya Balaji Balasubramanian, Ph.D., M.S.
Dr. Balasubramanian, research fellow in the Data Science and Engineering Research Group of TDRP, is working with Jonas S. Almeida, Ph.D., and several other collaborators on various projects, including developing: absolute risk models for breast cancer and its subtypes from studies in the Breast Cancer Association Consortium (BCAC); polygenic risk models for prostate cancer from the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer (PLCO) study; machine learning methods for the representation and modeling of somatic mutational signatures; and developing and deploying portable and privacy-preserving web applications for public health e.g., absolute risk calculators.
Praphulla Bhawsar, M.S.
Mr. Bhawsar, predoctoral fellow in the Data Science and Engineering Research Group of TDRP, is conducting research on setting up reusable artificial intelligence (AI) pipelines for digital pathology, under the mentorship of Jonas S. Almeida, Ph.D.
Lee Mason, M.S.
Mr. Mason, predoctoral fellow in the Data Science & Engineering Research Group of TDRP, is conducting research focused on interactive visual analysis of time-series data, under the mentorship of Jonas S. Almeida, Ph.D., Director of Data Science, DCEG, and Dr. Blánaid Hicks at Queen's University Belfast, Ireland.