Robert C. Altshuler
32 Vassar St., 32-D526
I'm a graduate student in the Electrical Engineering and Computer
Science department at MIT. My advisor is
My research is focused on understanding the regulatory and epigenetic
effects of genomic variation.
I received my Bachelor of Science (2001) and Master of Science (2003) degrees in Computer Science from Brown University. From 2002-2006 I worked as a software developer in the informatics group at TransForm Pharmaceuticals, which was acquired by Johnson & Johnson in 2005.
I was a founding member of Project O.R.C.A., MIT's autonomous underwater vehicle team. As a member of the team I competed in the AUVSI/ONR underwater vehicle competition from 1998-2004. We won the competition in 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, and 2004.
My wife, Dr. Jennifer Usiak, is a veterinarian in the Boston area.