Faculty & Research Scientists

Anees Abrol

Research Scientist
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University

Armin Iraji

Research Scientist
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Iraji is a signal processing and data scientist interested in data mining, machine learning, and image analysis.

David Bridwell

Past Faculty: Research Scientist
Dr Bridwell researches how distinct brain networks integrate sensory processing.

Jaiyu Chen

Research Assistant Professor
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Chen characterizes the genetic underpinnings of neurobiological traits of various mental disorders.

Jessica Turner

Professor of Psychology
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Turner investigates the genetics underlying brain structure changes in chronic schizophrenia.

Jingyu (Jean) Liu

Jingyu (Jean) Liu
Associate Professor of Computer Science
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Liu’s research focuses on exploring the relationship between genetics and the brain.

Lei Wu

Research Engineer
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University

Oktay Agcaoglu

Oktay Agcaoglu
Research Scientist
TReNDS Center
Dr. Agcaoglu’s research interests are analysis of brain data in frequency domain, statistical signal analysis and brain lateralization.

Robin Morris

Professor, Regents Executive Officer for Entrepreneurship
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Morris’s current projects include intervention studies focused on studying treatment outcomes of children and adults with dyslexia and reading disabilities

Robyn Miller

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Miller studies brain dynamics, dynamical functional connectivity, and high-dimensional signal processing.

Rogers Silva

Research Scientist
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Silva creates new algorithms for deep unsupervised learning to analyze joint information and shared variability in multi-modal datasets.

Sergey Plis

Sergey Plis
Associate Professor of Computer Science
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr Plis develops computational instruments to analyze multimodal data.

Victor Vergara

Research Assistant Professor
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Vergara uses multi-modal data and deep learning to study TBI, addiction, and other neurological disorders.

Vince Calhoun

Founding Director & Distinguished University Professor
TReNDS Center
Dr. Calhoun develops techniques for making sense of complex brain imaging data.

Yuhui Du

Research Scientist
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Du’s research interests include developing new methods for analysis of brain functional networks to identify biomarkers in clinical populations.

Zening Fu

Research Scientist
TReNDS Center & Georgia State University
Dr. Fu develops novel algorithms for tracking dynamic brain connectivity.