Electrical Engineering Professor Jeffrey Bilmes and Ph.D. student, Wenruo Bai, receive the ACM-BCB 2016 Best Paper Award.
The paper is titled “Bipartite matching generalizations for peptide identification in tandem mass spectrometry.” Bai is lead author on the paper. Genome Sciences Professor and Computer Science Professor William Noble is an additional author on the paper.
The authors received the award at the 7th ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Health Informatics (ACM BCB) in October.
The conference is the premier dissemination forum for interdisciplinary research linking computer science, mathematics, statistics, biology, bioinformatics, biomedical informatics, and health informatics, showcasing leading-edge research on new technologies and techniques around gathering, processing, analyzing and modeling of data and information for a variety of scientific, clinical and healthcare applications.
Congratulations to all!