Jon Bloom

Curriculum Vitae (circa 2015)

Research Interests

Computational biology, machine learning, software engineering, genetics; statistics education; topology and geometry via Morse, Floer, and Khovanov homology.

Computational biology and software engineering

Models, Inference & Algorithms Initiative. Bridging math and bio, MIT math folks are most welcome!

Hail, an Open-Source Framework for Scalable Genomic Analysis. Helping researchers leverage (lots of) genomes to learn about biology and disease. Under active development and powering a bunch of science.

Statistics Education

18.05: Introduction to Probability and Statistics

OCW Educator Feature on Flipping the Classroom

Math Papers


Knots and Dynamics, undergraduate seminar

Knots for Novices, public workshop

Law and Order: SVU, murderous blackboards