Dr. Animesh Acharjee
Senior Research Fellow Centre for Computational Biology, University of Birmingham University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK Visiting Scientist, Department of Biochemistry
University of Cambridge, UK
Dr. Acharjee earned his PhD from Wageningen University, The Netherlands on statistical machine learning applied on omics analysis. After his PhD he moved to Lyon, France for his post-doctoral study with Synergie Lyon Cancer Centre as a Statistician. After his post-doctoral study he was offered a scientist position with BASF Cropdesign, Gent, Belgium. He has been granted several International fellowships from many organizations such as International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB), Newton-Katip Çelebi Fund, British Council, and Dutch Government. He is currently working as a senior scientist with University of Birmingham and University of Cambridge. He is also visiting faculty with NIT Calicut, India.
Omics data analysis, network based drug discovery, regularization methods, feature selection