I am Melany Fuentes, a Mexican woman who immigrated from Mexico and is now settled in Southwest Virginia. When i’m not studying or doing research I enjoy to read, make art, and spend time with my dog.
Data+, Genomics and the Life Sciences
A team of students led by Biomedical Engineering professor Lingchong You will predict pattern formation of bacterial colonies by integrating experimental results with both mechanistic modeling and machine learning methods. Bacterial colonies have the capability to self-organize into beautiful and intricate patterns. Students will contribute to a method for controlling...
Applied Ethics+, Data+, Social Sciences
Students on this project will collaborate with select companies in the early stages of developing digital,hardware, and biotech mental health tools to develop an ethical framework for operating the companyover time. This work will require students to familiarize themselves with a range of new technologicalapplications, including virtual and extended reality,...