former DySMI member Guillaume Constantin de Magny, now at University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, publishes an important paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences:
Environmental signatures associated with cholera epidemics
Guillaume Constantin de Magny, Raghu Murtugudde, Mathew R. P. Sapiano, Azhar Nizam, Christopher W. Brown, Antonio J. Busalacchi, Mohammad Yunuse, G. Balakrish Nair, Ana I. Gil, Claudio F. Lanata, John Calkins, Byomkesh Manna, Krishnan Rajendran, Mihir Kumar Bhattacharya, Anwar Huq, R. Bradley Sack, and Rita R. Colwell [PDF]
Valérie Morel joins the group. She is working the Centre de recherche IRD of Cayenne, French Guiana. Her research focuses on the vulnerability of populations and territories to infectious risk.