5 / 2010 - today
We are developing algorithms for analyzing diverse life science data. For more information please see my departmental web site.
1 / 2008 - 4 / 2010
We were establishing the Pharma-IT Platform, an initiative at Leiden University to apply state-of-the-art computer science algorithms to life science data. More information can be found at www.pharma-it.net:
From June to September 2008 I was also AstraZeneca visiting fellow with the Institute for Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology, Bangalore, where I was involved with the teaching and research programmes at this place.
1 / 2006 - 12 / 2007
Research Topic: Prediction of Small Molecule Targets
Topic: "New Approaches to Molecular Similarity"
Member of Darwin College
|4 / 2002 - 12 / 2002|
Master's student at University of Frankfurt, Germany, with Gisbert Schneider
Working on Plasmodium falciparum's mitochondrial transit peptides and their prediction using artificial neural networks (thesis see "research projects" above)
PlasMit Web Interface
Summer intern at CallistoGen, part-time employee until 2002 (validating programs for virtual drug design)
Student at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
|1997 - 2002|
Student of Chemistry, Technical University of Berlin, Germany
Community service, Virchow - Klinikum, Berlin - Wedding
Abitur (Leaving Certificate) , Humboldt-Gymnasium, Berlin - Tegel