P.D. Ghiringhelli Universidad Nacional de Quilmes Bernal Argentina Biography
Biography of P.D. Ghiringhelli
Pablo Daniel Ghiringhelli. Biologist and PhD in Exact Sciences. Professor at the Department of Science and Technology, National University of Quilmes (UNQ), Argentine. Director of the UNQ Research Program “Basic and Applied Molecular Virology”. Research topics: Molecular Virology, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics.
Q.W. Ren Jing-De Zheng Ceramic Institute Jing-De-Zheng China Biography
Biography of Q.W. Ren
Wang-Ren Qiu is Professor in the Computer Department of Jingdezhen Ceramic
Institute, Director of Major in statistics. He obtained his PhD from the Department of
control theory and control engineering of the Dalian University of Technology, China,
in 2012, did two years of postdoctoral work at the University of Electronic Science
and Technology of Chin, and worked for one year as a visiting scholar for the
University of Missouri-Columbia. His research is in computational biology and
bioinformatics, including machine-learning application in bioinformatics, protein
structure prediction, post-translational modification prediction, high-throughput
biological data analyses, in silico studies of biological information systems. He has
published more than 60 papers, which were supported by many Foundations including
the National Nature Science Foundation of China, China Postdoctoral Science
Foundation Funded Project, etc.
M. Tahir Saudi Electronic University Riyadh Saudi Arabia Biography
Biography of M. Tahir
Dr. Muhammad Tahir is an experienced Assistant Professor at Saudi Electronic University, Al-Madinah, KSA, with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Dr. Tahir received his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) focused on Computer Science from Department of Computer and Information Science, PIEAS, Pakistan. His research interests include image processing, computer vision, bioinformatics, pattern recognition, and deep learning. The key focus of his study is on image processing based methods to address various problems in bioinformatics and pattern recognition. He is currently working on person re-identification using deep learning methods.
W. Zhang University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE USA Biography
Biography of W. Zhang
Dr. Zhang has experience in bioinformatics, mathematics and statistics, with expertise in high throughput next generation sequencing (NGS) analysis. She develops and supports analysis pipelines for molecular diagnostics lab, and is involved in NGS panel development and validation. She has been publishing highly impact peer reviewed papers. Much of Dr. Zhang’s research work focused on large-scale genomic abnormalities studies in lymphoid malignancies including somatic mutation detection, copy number analysis, gene expression analysis, fusion gene detection, T-cell clonality assessment, single-cell RNA-seq analysis, and statistical analysis in clinical and research data.
Quan Zou University of Electronic Science and Technology of China Chengdu China Biography
Biography of Quan Zou
Dr. Quan Zou is a Professor of Computer Science at Tianjin University. He received his PH.D. from Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R.China in 2009. From 2009 to 2015, he is an assistant and associate professor in Xiamen University, P.R.China. His research is in the areas of bioinformatics, machine learning and parallel computing. Several related works have been published by Science, Briefings in Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, etc. Google scholar showed that his more than 100 papers have been cited more than 2000 times (update in 2016.9).