Jacob Porter,
PhD Candidate
Virginia Tech

I am enrolled in the PhD program in Computer Science at Virginia Tech.  My research interests include Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (CBB), and I am associated with Liqing Zhang's lab.  I have degrees (MS, BA) in Applied Mathematics from the University of California.  My favorite areas of computer science involve computational biology and bioinformatics, machine learning, algorithms, and computer security.  My favorite areas of mathematics involve combinatorics, algebra, numerical optimization, and statistics.  I have worked as a software tester, and I enjoy running.

View Jacob Porter's profile on LinkedIn