Ilya Shmulevich is a Professor at the Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, WA. Dr Shmulevich received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA, in 1997. He has since worked at the University of Nijmegen, the University of Amsterdam, Tampere University of Technology, the University of Texas and Rice University.
Edward R. Dougherty is a Professor and Director of the Genomic Signal Processing Laboratory at Texas A & M University, College Station, TX. He is also Co-Director of the Computational Biology Division of the Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, AZ.