Daniel Boley

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Daniel Boley

Professor, Distinguished University Teaching Professor, Data Science Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Computer Science & Engineering


Kenneth H. Keller Hall
Room 4-225C
200 Union Street Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Stanford University (1981)
  • M.S. in Computer Science, Stanford University (1976)
  • B.A. in Mathematics, Cornell University (1974)


Boley personal website

Research Interests

Computational methods in linear algebra, scalable data mining algorithms, algebraic models in systems and evolutionary biology, biochemical metabolic networks. Current projects include scalable computation and analysis of elementary pathways through metabolic networks of single-cell organisms, Markov model of evolution of the avian influenza virus, scalable data mining algorithms for corpora of short text fragments.

Research Areas
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Data Mining, Databases, and Geographical Information Systems
High Performance Computing
Theoretical Foundations

Current Research
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