Multi-Pole Approach to Structural Science

May 10 - 13, 2015

Marta Szachniuk

Assistant Professor, Institute of Computing Science
Poznan University of Technology, Poland
Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Poznań, Poland

Education: M.Sc. (computing science) Poznan University of Technology (1998); M.Sc. (mathematics) Poznan University of Technology (1999); Ph.D. (computing science) Poznan University of Technology (2005).

Recipient of the EDDA Award for the best doctoral dissertation in Europe within the area of Operations Research (2006).

Vice-President of the Polish Bioinformatics Society. Member of the Managing Board of EURO WG CBBM.

Fields of interest: algorithms design and optimization, artificial intelligence, biological databases, structural biology of RNA, structure prediction and evaluation.

25 publications, >200 total citations, H-index 7, supervised 10 B.Sc. and 20 M.Sc. theses.

Representative bioinformatic tools: RNA FRABASE, RNAComposer, RNAlyzer, RNApdbee, MCQ4Structures.