Carnegie Mellon University
Hosein joined the Computational Biology Department, Carnegie Mellon University in 2017. He received his B.Sc. in mathematics and EE from Sharif University of Technology, Iran, and Ph.D. in ECE from the University of California, San Diego, working with internationally recognized computational biology leader Pavel Pevzner. Hosein develops error-tolerant approaches to connect metagenomics and metabolomics datasets for discovering novel antibiotics. He is a recipient of Alfred P. Sloan research fellowship and NIH Director's New Innovator Award, and his research is supported by the National Institute of Health and the U.S. Department of Energy.
Disclosure: Nothing to disclose
Saturday, October 24, 2020
1:15pm – 3:00pm EDT