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Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Purdue University


audio Somali Chaterji (pronounced shoh-MAH-lee CHA-ter-jee) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Purdue University, where she leads the Innovatory for Cells and Neural Machines [ICAN]. ICAN specializes in developing algorithms and statistical models for IoT and edge computing on the one hand and genome engineering on the other. Read more about ICAN’s research updates here.

Somali has her PhD in Biomedical Engineering [Purdue University], winning a Chorafas Foundation fellowship. She followed this up with two post-doctoral stints, in Biomedical Engineering [UT Austin] and in Computer Science [Purdue University].

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Innovatory for Cells and Neural Machines

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Non-Linear Computation

ICAN is publishing a podcast on Spotify and Apple, Non-linear computation - a podcast about domain-inspired machine learning and data engineering, focusing on genomics and IoT areas.

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Zoom Room

Professor Chaterji's personal Zoom room

Zoom Room

ICAN Codebases

ICAN believes in a combination of open-source (copyleft) code and code to push our IP in the space of applied machine learning. With that in mind, we have our older bitbucket codebase with some public repositories and our new github codebase where our new codebases are being hosted.

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2020 Recap

Recap for the two thrusts of ICAN: computational genomics and edge analytics

Computational Genomics Edge Analytics