An image analysis application that students can use to rapidly quantify information about algae datasets

Algaeorithm (2)
Winter 2022 – 2023, Winter 2021 – 2022
Research & Development
High School:
Los Altos High School
Fun Fact:
Algaeorithm was selected as the only high school finalist in the US Department of Energy’s AlgaePrize competition.
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Collaboration with ISB
Partnered with Dr. Jacob Valenzuela at the Institute for Systems Biology to develop research

AlgaePrize Competition
Algaeorithm was selected as a top champion for the 2023 AlgaePrize Competition

Curriculum for Algae Research
Created videos and resources for classrooms to implement Algaeorithm tools


Watch this tutorial on Algaeorithm to learn how to use the web application to upload and analyze real algae samples for your research.

How does Algaeorithm use machine learning to power biology research? This video explains machine learning and its application in this project.