Graduated in December 2006
Beenish Bhatia is pursuing a Masters in the Computer Science Department(CSEE) at UMBC. His research interest's include Machine Learning, Data Mining, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. Currently working on finding out promoters in Halophiles using Comparative Genomics and Machine Learning techniques. His advisors are Dr. Tim Oates (CORAL Lab) and Dr. Shiladitya DasSarma (Dr. DasSarma's Lab).