Kerri-Ann Norton



PhD. in Computational Biology, BioMaPS Institute, Rutgers University, USA 2011

B.A. in Mathematics from Bard College, NY., USA 2004


2004-2005 Graduate School Fellowship: Rutgers University

2007 Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need Fellowship: Rutgers University

2007-2009 NJ Commission on Cancer Research Fellowship

2009-2010 Hosei International Fund Foreign Scholar Fellowship: Hosei University

2011 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnology for Cancer Medicine

Research Interests

Breast cancer, computational modeling, agent based models, image processing, metastasis, cancer stem cells and angiogenesis


Norton, K., Namazi, S., Barnard, N., Fujibayashi, M., Bhanot, G., Ganesan, S., Iyatomi, H., Ogawa, K., & Shinbrot, T. “Identification of Two Novel 3D Architectures of Cribirform Ductal Carcinoma In SituUsing an Automated Reconstruction Algorithm.” PLoS One. 7(9), e44011.

Norton, K., Iyatomi, H., Celebi, M.E., Ishizaki, S., Sawada, M., Suzaki, R., Kobayashi, K., Tanaka, M., & Ogawa, K. “Three-Phase General Border Detection Method for Dermoscopy Images Using Non-uniform Illumination Correction.” Skin Research and Technology, 18(3), pp. 290-300.

K. Norton, M. Wininger, G. Bhanot, S. Ganesan, N. Barnard & T. Shinbrot. 2010. “A 2D Mechanistic Model of Breast Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS) Morphology and Progression.” Journal of Theoretical Biology. 263, pp. 393-406. PMCID: PMC2839055

Home town

Hyde Park, NY