The computer science department welcomes a new Assistant Professor Dr. Dimitris Papamichail.
Dimitris Papamichail is a computer scientist specializing in algorithms and computational biology. His research focuses on practical algorithmic problems, primarily drawn from the life sciences, and is largely driven by collaborations. He is interested in synthetic biology and the design of protein coding sequences with enhanced properties, genomic sequence classification, design and implementation of efficient bioinformatics tools, metaheuristic optimization and game design. He has also participated in projects involving algorithm design for video streaming over fixed bandwidth networks, and transcription of handwritten Latin manuscripts.
Please extend a warm welcome to Dr. Papamichail when you see him!