New Lab Member Kerri-Ann Anderson

New Lab Member Kerri-Ann Anderson

Kerri-Ann Anderson joins Drake Lab at the start of the new year in January 2024. She earned her Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Vanderbilt University…

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New lab members Abdul Ali, Nicholas Adam, Kane Moser, and JP Schmidt

New lab members Abdul Ali, Nicholas Adam, Kane Moser, and JP Schmidt

Abdul Ali, Nicholas Adam, Kane Moser, and JP Schmidt have all joined the Drake lab at the start of the Fall 2023 semester. Abdul joins…

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New Lab Member Gabriel Schneider

New Lab Member Gabriel Schneider

Gabriel comes to the lab with a background in creative writing and Indigenous liberal studies from the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA). He is…

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New lab members Sukanta Sarkar and Anurag Sau

New lab members Sukanta Sarkar and Anurag Sau

Sukanta Sarkar joined the Drake lab as a Postdoctoral Associate during the summer of 2022. Sukanta earned his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from the Indian…

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New lab member -Kaniz Fatema Nipa

New lab member -Kaniz Fatema Nipa

Nipa comes to the lab with a PhD in Applied Mathematics from Texas Tech University where she studied the effects of demographic and environmental stochasticity…

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New lab members Kyle Dahlin and Suzanne O'Regan

New lab members Kyle Dahlin and Suzanne O’Regan

Kyle Dahlin joined the Drake lab as a Postdoctoral Associate this summer after receiving his PhD in Mathematics from Purdue University. He will be working…

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New lab member: Ana Rivera

New lab member: Ana Rivera

The Drake lab welcomes technician Ana Rivera. Ana is an alumna of University of Puerto Rico and comes to us with a background in environmental…

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Potential global distribution of Chytrid fungus

Potential global distribution of Chytrid fungus

A second blog post from Tad Dallas’s internship at Vertica has been posted at their website. Read here to see how Tad used HP Vertica and…

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Species diversity and big data

Species diversity and big data

In summer 2015, graduate student Tad Dallas completed an internship with Vertica looking at big data problems in species distribution model. For an overview see his blog…

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TEDxUGA: What Jenga can teach us about epidemics

TEDxUGA: What Jenga can teach us about epidemics

John’s TEDxUGA talk “The Tipping Point: What Jenga Can Teach Us About Epidemics” has been posted to YouTube.  According to the Athens Banner Herald, it was…

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