Dr Fotis E. Psomopoulos works as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Institute of Applied Biosciences (INEB) of the National Center for Research and Technological Development (CERTH) with a primary focus on bioinformatics workflows and computational analysis of large bio-datasets. He has received his doctorate and engineering diploma from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), in 2010 and 2004 respectively. In 2014 he has been awarded with a post-doctoral fellowship scholarship by the AUTh Research Committee. He has worked as a teaching assistant and academic fellow at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, as a Visiting Professor at Quest University (Vancouver, Canada) and as an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Western Macedonia. He has participated as a researcher and project manager in several European (RAPP, Microme, ASSIST) and national research projects. His research interests are mainly focused on Bioinformatics (Phylogenetic Profiling and NGS data analyses), Data Mining techniques for knowledge extraction form large bio-datasets and Parallel and Distributed Computing (such as Cloud Computing) among others. In this context, he has been selected as an EGI Champion on Bioinformatics in 2013 and as an RDA Early Career Fellow in 2016. Finally, he has organized several national and international training activities on NGS Data Analysis and Cloud Computating, as well as Software and Data Carpentry workshop. His full curriculum vitae, as well as a complete list of publications, is available at http://fotis.ee.auth.gr/.
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