Lab News – 2021

November 18, 2021

Celebrating the graduates of Fall 2021: Christopher Heggerud

November 8, 2021

Using machine learning to project COVID numbers

Pouria Ramazi, post-doctoral fellow in the Lewis Research Group (Science) is leading a study on how AI can forecast COVID-19 numbers farther into the future.
Full Story by City News Edmonton

September 2021

Congratulations to Chris Heggerud!!

Public presentation of the Final PhD Defense of CHRIS HEGGERUD
Date: September 21, 2021
Time: 2:00 pm

Modelling phytoplankton across many scales: transient dynamics, human interactions, and niche differentiation in the light spectrum

July 2021

Spotting connections: Graduate student studies population dynamics for more sustainable fishing

Emma Atkinson is a 2021 recipient of the Vanier Scholarship funded by NSERC.

May 2021

Congratulations to Kelsey Gritter and Peter Thompson for receiving  the Department of Biological Sciences Teaching Assistant Commendation!

May 2021

Congratulations to Raphael Kelly for receiving the Excellence Award – Gold at the Canada Wide Science Fair (CWSF) for his project entitled A Vector-Field Based Tool for Avian Mobility in Patchy Mechanistic Models of Early Pathogentic Spread. Great job Raphael!


April 2021

Congratulations to Emma Atkinson for receiving an NSERC Alliance grant for her project entitled
Improving the biological understanding and management of a trap fishery in British Columbia.
Way to go Emma!


April 2021

Congratulations to Emma Atkinson for receiving the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship!


February 23, 2021

Forecasting – a powerful weapon in battling the pandemic

U of A team uses machine learning to predict cases and deaths


February 2021

University of Alberta – Images of Research

Images of Research (IOR) is an opportunity for current University of Alberta graduate students from all disciplines to capture, share, and present the essence of their research in one image.

Congratulations to Dean Koch for his second place win!!