Monthly Archives: August 2019

iCompBio REU and Workshop Provides Training to Students and Faculty

In the week of July 29-Aug 2, 2019, more than 50 faculty and students from more 21 institutions participated in two R bootcamps at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC). The iCompBio REU is supported by NSF Award 1852042, REU Site: ICompBio – Engaging Undergraduates in Interdisciplinary Computing for Biological Research. The first bootcamp on data wrangling using R was taught by Hong Qin, a computational biologist at

UTC Chemical Engineering and Integer Partner for Polymide Research

Solving real-world problems and providing hands-on learning and research opportunities for students. Made possible by funding of $25k from Lake Region Medical, that’s what the college is doing in partnership with Integer. Over the course of one year, UTC and Integer will work on a polyimide curing project. The project team is led by Associate Dean Michael Danquah and Assistant Professor Soubantika Palchoudhury. Together with UTC chemical engineering students,