Faculty profile

Richard Lathrop

Professor

DEGREE:

Ph.D. 1990, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

RESEARCH AREAS:

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Dr. Lathrop's research involves applying intelligent systems and advanced computation to problems in molecular biology. He has broad interests in computational molecular biology, including current research interests in protein structure prediction from sequence, protein-DNA interactions and genetic regulation, rational drug design and discovery, and other molecular structure/function relationships. He also has interests in intelligent systems, especially machine learning, constraint systems, and optimal heuristic search.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

E-mail: rickl(at)ics(period)uci(period)edu
Office: DBH 4224
Phone: (949) 824-4021
Fax: (949) 824-4056
Website: www.ics.uci.edu/~rickl/