Top data scientists from around the country will gather in the Rackham Building on Oct. 6 for a symposium to launch the Michigan Institute for Data Science (MIDAS), the centerpiece to the University’s recently announced $100 million investment in data science.

Indika Rajapakse, Ph.D.

Indika Rajapakse, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, Medical School
Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts


My research is on the structure and function of networks that shape the dynamics of genome organization in the interphase nucleus in three dimensional space and time. I apply mathematical and statistical approaches derived from theory of networks, systems and control theory, and multivariate statistics.

Research Area: 
Biophysics, Structural & Chemical Informatics
Systemic Modeling and Systems Biology