Congratulations to Huimin Cheng (from the Big Data Analytics Lab) for being selected to receive the prestigious Southeastern Conference (SEC) Emerging Scholars Assistantship for 2022-2023. An initiative of the SEC provosts, this award recognizes outstanding students and serves to prepare them for careers in higher education. This grant enables doctoral students to conduct research in support of their dissertations. Under the guidance of Drs. Ping Ma and Wenxuan Zhong, Huimin will develop a suite of machine learning methods that surmount the challenges when analyzing single-molecule using atomic force microscopy (AFM). She will also be attending the SEC Emerging Scholars Career Preparation Workshop, September 27-29, 2022, at the University of Missouri.