Welcome to Burning Silicon


My name is Mira Welner, and I am a research programmer. My background is in computer science and machine learning with an interest in biotechnology. I am currently working as a programmer and data scientist for SignatureDX, a biomedical science startup. On the side I am working with Specere Labs at Purdue University.

I am always looking for new research opportunities! Please take a look at my resume (for software engineering), CV (for research), and undergraduate transcript.

Welcome to Burning Silicon


My name is Mira Welner, and I am a research programmer. My background is in computer science and machine learning with an interest in biotechnology. I am currently working as a programmer and data scientist for SignatureDX, a biomedical science startup. On the side I am working with Specere Labs at Purdue University.
I am always looking for new research opportunities! Please take a look at my resume (for software engineering), CV (for research), and undergraduate transcript.

Lightning Talk Presented at the 36th AAAI Conference

This three minute talk discusses the research I conducted at Carnegie Mellon Image Science Labs with Professor Aswin Sankaranarayanan

Attempt #1 at getting a robotic hand to respond to gestures

Part of my preliminary research at BEAR Laboratories