CCO News

September 19, 2020

Anum Kazerouni successfully defends her thesis

August 21, 2020

Hormuth, Jarrett, Johnson, & Lorenzo present at SMB

August 21, 2020

DiCarlo, Kazerouni, Slavkova, Wu present at ISMRM 2020

July 21, 2020

Ryan successfully defends his dissertation

On July 21st,2020 Ryan Woodall successfully defended his dissertation titled “Models of Fluid Dynamics in Biological Tissues for Medical Imaging and Drug Delivery.”  His PhD research […]
July 10, 2020

Chengyue successfully defends her dissertation

Chengyue Wu successfully defended her dissertation, “Characterizing Patient-specific Tumor-associated Vasculature and Hemodynamics via Quantitative MRI” on July 10th.   Check out her work here:
July 9, 2020

Congratulations Hayden!

Hayden Lydick has recently graduated in the first class of the BSEBME/MSE program. He completed the degree program with a thesis titled, “Effects of biopsy clips […]
July 1, 2020

Manasa Gadde begins new role at SageMedic

Manasa will be starting a new role as a cancer bioengineering scientist at SageMedic in Redwood City, CA. She will be working with a group of […]
June 24, 2020
MD Anderson and UT Austin Create Unique Data-Driven Collaboration to Eliminate Cancer Using Novel Mathematical and Computational Approaches
April 13, 2020

Dr. Jarrett receives Honorable Mention at Virtual IMAG-MSM meeting

February 12, 2020

Chengyue Wu selected to attendee prestigious Rising Star workshop

February 11, 2020

Dr. DiCarlo presents at the ISMRM Data Sampling & Image Recon. Workshop

February 3, 2020

CCO member receives “Outstanding thesis award”

Guillermo Lorenzo has received an award for this PhD thesis from the Universidade da Coruña in A Coruña, Spain.  His thesis is titled “Tissue-scale, patient-specific modeling and simulation of […]
December 18, 2019

CCO Presents at Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

December 5, 2019

Meghan Bloom successfully defends her dissertation!

November 15, 2019

CCO members participate in 9th annual IMO Workshop

November 4, 2019

Manasa Gadde receives best poster at CRUK-AACR joint conference

October 2, 2019

Yankeelov pens opinion piece on the importance of mechanism-based modeling.

September 26, 2019

Congratulations to Kalina Slavkova!

September 14, 2019

CCO members headed to 2019 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

September 11, 2019

David Hormuth presents at WMIC 2019

September 8, 2019

Amy Brock presents at Nature Next-Generation Genomics

September 8, 2019


August 27, 2019

“Lab to Living Room” event raises $13,750 toward breast cancer research

May 17, 2019

Busy Spring for CCO Members at annual ISMRM, PS-ON, and QIN meetings

April 30, 2019

CCO contributes section to Mathematical Oncology Collection in JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics

Mathematical Oncology Collection CCO members recently contributed a review on mechanism-based modeling of tumor growth and response constrained by imaging data to a mathematical oncology collection […]
April 8, 2019

From Biology to Mathematics: Tumor Growth and Angiogenesis

CCO member Caleb Philips recently gave two guest lectures to undergraduate BME students in introduction to computing and numerical methods. Caleb focused on how the numerical […]
March 11, 2019

CCO Members attend annual IMAG/MSM consortium meeting

CCO members Caleb Philips, Ernesto Lima, and Angela Jarrett recently attended the 2019 Interagency Modeling and Analysis Group/Multi-scale Modeling Consortium Meeting at the NIH.  Philips, Lima, […]
February 23, 2019

Tom Yankeelov interviewed on “The More Than Pink Podcast”

The “More Than Pink Podcast” is presented by Susan G. Komen Austin to provide listeners an insight in the field of breast cancer research, treatment, screening, and […]
December 10, 2018

CCO presents at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

CCO members Meghan Bloom, Angela Jarrett, and Anna Sorace presented posters at the 2018 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium   Quantitative breast MRI to predict response […]
October 17, 2018

2018 BMES Annual Meeting

Our CCO team participated in the 2018 Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting held on October 17-20, 2018. This meeting celebrated the 50th anniversary of the society […]
September 10, 2018

Ryan Woodall Winner of BME Poster Competition

CCO’s Ryan Woodall won UT’s Biomedical Engineering (BME) Graduate Student Poster Competition! The BME retreat took place on August 27, 2018. The title and abstract of […]
September 10, 2018

CCO Grad Students at NCSU Parameter Estimation Workshop

CCO graduate students, Ryan Woodall and Kaitlyn Johnson, participated in the North Carolina State University’s Parameter Estimation Workshop on July 25-28, 2018. This four-day workshop was hosted by […]
August 16, 2018

Tom Yankeelov at the AACR/ASCO Methods in Clinical Cancer Workshop

CCO’s Director, Tom Yankeelov, was a faculty member at the AACR/ASCO Methods in Clinical Cancer Workshop. The workshop took place from July 28-August 3, 2018, in […]
July 10, 2018

2018 AAPM Grant to David Hormuth

CCO’s own David Hormuth was awarded the 2018 American Association of Physicists in Medicine Research Seed Funding Grant. This prestigious grant is awarded to one recipient per […]
June 29, 2018

CCO Shines at 2018 ISMRM Joint Annual Meeting

CCO’s Anna Sorace, Chengyue Wu, and David Hormuth participated in the 2018 ISMRM-ESMRMB Joint Annual Meeting in Paris, France. Hormuth gave an oral presentation on “Predicting the spatio-temporal […]
April 23, 2018

Caleb Phillips Semifinalist for 2018 University Co-Op/George H. Mitchell Student Awards

Caleb’s project, “A Hybrid Model of Tumor Growth and Angiogenesis: Theory, Simulations, and a Proof-of-Principle Application,” earned him a semifinalist position in the 2018 University Co-Op/George […]
April 19, 2018

AACR Annual Meeting April 2018

This year, the American Association for Cancer Research held its annual meeting in Chicago, Illinois. Angela Jarrett and Anna Sorace from CCO participated in the meeting. […]
April 18, 2018

Thomas Yankeelov on The OncoZine Brief

Thomas Yankeelov was featured on The OncoZine Brief, an interview and discussion program that provides news updates on the oncology disciplines. On the program he discusses […]
April 4, 2018

And the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship goes to Kaitlyn Johnson!

Our very own, Kaitlyn Johnson, has been awarded a 2018 graduate research fellowship by the National Science Foundation (NSF)! The NSF fellowship promotes graduate studies in […]
March 27, 2018

American Cancer Society Research Scholar Grant Recipient

A big CCO congratulations goes to Anna Sorace! Anna is the recipient of a four-year award from the American Cancer Society. This research scholar grant is in support […]
March 20, 2018

STEM Day Article with CCO’s Angela Jarrett

STEM is not just an acronym meaning science, technology, engineering, art and math. It’s an initiative to help motivate young girls to be more involved with […]
March 14, 2018

Angela Jarrett receives the 2018 Laurence P. Clarke Young Investigator Award!!!

January 5, 2018

Tailoring Cancer Treatments to Individual Patients

Interested to learn more of what we do here at CCO? Check out the article below featuring Dr. Thomas Yankeelov and Dr. J. Tinsley Oden where […]
December 13, 2017

CCO Takes Home 3 Awards at the Livestrong Cancer Institutes Retreat

CCO attended the Livestrong Cancer Institutes retreat on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, and took home 3 outstanding awards [as seen below]. These prestigious awards showcase the […]
September 21, 2017

Anum Syed Appears on The Lab Coats Podcast

Two UT biomedical engineering graduate students, Shane Allen & Ahmed Hassan, have put a new spin on the view of biomedical research with their podcast, The Lab […]
August 28, 2017

CCO Congratulates Caleb Phillips: A Recipient of the 2017 Graham F. Carey Undergraduate Scholarship!!!

CCO congratulates Caleb Phillips on being selected to receive the 2017 Graham F. Carey Undergraduate Scholarship in Computational Science! This scholarship was created by the Institute […]
August 22, 2017

2017 Total Solar Eclipse

On August 21, 2017, the U.S. was treated to a total eclipse of the sun. Millions, including CCO, took to the outdoors to see this event, […]
August 3, 2017

CCO Participates in Moncrief Undergraduate Summer Internship Program

This summer, CCO participated in the Moncrief Undergraduate Summer Internship Program. This program is organized to provide summer support for qualified undergraduate students of mathematics, science, […]
July 24, 2017

CCO at 14th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics in Montréal

CCO members attended and presented talks at the 14th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics in Montréal, Canada, held on July 17-20, 2017. Find the titles […]
May 11, 2017

CCO Attends 25th Annual ISMRM Meeting in Honolulu

Posters and oral presentations were given by members of the CCO at the 25th Annual International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii, […]
May 11, 2017

Ryan Woodall receives Summa cum Laude Award at ISMRM Meeting in Honolulu

Members of the CCO attended the 25th Annual International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii, held on April 22-27, 2017. Ryan Woodall […]
May 4, 2017

NBC features Yankeelov cancer prediction research

ICES Professor Thomas Yankeelov was featured on the local NBC affiliate KXAN’s news program where he explained his work to “forecast” cancer behavior. Using the analogy […]
April 10, 2017

CCO attends AACR Research Propelling Cancer Prevention and Cures Meeting in D.C.

Three posters were co-authored by members of the CCO at AACR Research Propelling Cancer Prevention and Cures Meeting in D.C.  Listed below are the titles presented […]