Jay Ghurye, PhD

Graduate Student (alum)


Jay is a former graduate student in the section who worked on algorithms for genome and metagenome scaffolding. He completed his PhD at the University of Maryland in 2018 under the advising of Mihai Pop and is currently a Senior Bioinformatics Scientist at Dovetail Genomics.



A tool to scaffold long read assemblies with Hi-C data
Haplotype-resolved genomes provide insights into structural variation and gene content in Angus and Brahman cattle
Nature Communications, April 29, 2020
Low WY, Tearle R, Liu R, Koren S, Rhie A, Bickhart DM, Rosen BD, Kronenberg ZN, Kingan SB, Tseng E, Thibaud-Nissen F, Martin FJ, Billis K, Ghurye J, Hastie AR, Lee J, Pang AW, Heaton MP, Phillippy AM, Hiendleder S, Smith TP, Williams JL