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Professor and Department Head

Dr. Monty Escabi
Phone: (860) 486-0063
Email: monty.escabi@uconn.edu


Lisa Ephraim
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Phone: (860) 486-0163
E-mail: lisae@engr.uconn.edu

Jennifer Seyford
Financial Assistant II
Phone: (860) 486-0116
E-mail: jennifer.seyford@uconn.edu

Birgit Sawstrom
Admin Service Assistant III
Phone: (860) 486-1267 
E-mail: birgit.sawstrom@uconn.edu

Sowmya Ramesh
Financial Assistant I
Phone: (860) 486-7139
E-mail: sowmya.ramesh@uconn.edu

Sarah Dunnack
Administrative Program Support I
Phone: (860) 486-5838
E-mail: sarah.dunnack@uconn.edu



Main Office Address

Biomedical Engineering Department
A.B. Bronwell Building, Room 217
260 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3247
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-3247
Phone: (860) 486-5838
Fax: (860) 486-2500

Mandoiu, Ion

Ion Mandoiu, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Research Interests:
Approximation algorithms, bioinformatics and computational biology, VLSI computer aided design and manufacturing, ad-hoc wireless networks.
ITEB 261
Computer Science & Engineering Dept. University of Connecticut
371 Fairfield Way, Unit 4155
Storrs, CT 06269-4155
Office Phone:860-486-3784
Fax: 860-486-4817
M.Sc. University of Bucharest, 1992
Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology, 2000

Research Summary:

My group conducts research in applied algorithms, particularly in the areas of bioinformatics and computational genomics.

More information about current projects can be found at:


Selected Publications:

Google Scholars Citations Link

  1. H. Ebrahimi-Nik and W.L. Corwin and T. Shcheglova and A. Das Mohapatra and I.I. Mandoiu and P.K. Srivastava, CD11c+ MHCIIlo GM-CSF-bone marrow-derived dendritic cells act as antigen donor cells and as antigen presenting cells in neoepitope-elicited tumor immunity against a mouse fibrosarcoma, Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy 67, pp. 14491459, 2018.

  2. M. Moussa and I.I. Mandoiu, Single cell RNA-seq data clustering using TF-IDF based methods, BMC Genomics 19(Suppl 6):4922, 2018.

  3. J. Duan and M. Zhang and Ka. Flock and S. Al Seesi and I.I. Mandoiu and A. Jones and E. Johnson and S. Pillai and M. Hoffman and K. McFadden and H. Jiang and S. Reed and K. Govoni and S. Zinn and Z. Jiang and X. Tian, Effects of Maternal Nutrition on the Expression of Genomic Imprinted Genes in Ovine Fetuses, Epigenetics, 2018.

  4. I. Mandric and Y.T. Tiagueu and T. Shcheglova and S. Al Seesi and A.  Zelikovsky and I.I. Mandoiu, Fast Bootstrapping-Based Estimation of Confidence Intervals of Expression Levels and Differential Expression from RNA-Seq Data, Bioinformatics 33, pp. 3302-3304, 2017.

  5. E. Nenastyeva and A. Zelikovsky and I.I. Mandoiu and Y. Ionov, Identification of cancer-specific motifs in mimotope profiles of serum antibody repertoire, BMC Bioinformatics 18(Suppl 8), pp. 33-38, 2017.