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Researchers

 

Sergio Alonso

Associate Professor Department of Physics.

Enric Alvarez

Associate Professor Department of Physics 

Santiago Arias

Associate Professor Department of Physics 

Raul Benitez

Associate Professor Departament d'Enginyeria de Sistemes, Automàtica i Informàtica Industrial 

Blas Echebarria

Associate Professor Department of Physics

Marta Ginovart

Associate Professor Department of Mathematics

Ricard Gonzalez

Associate Professor Department of Physics

 

Daniel Lopez

Associate Professor Department of Physics 

 

Clara Prats

Associate Professor Department of Physics Coordinator of the research group BIOCOM-CS

Laureano Ramirez

Full Professor Department of Physics

 

Adrià Tauste

Assistant Professor Department of Physics

 

 

Students

Postdoctoral researchers

  • Allisson Dantas de Oliveira, Project "Imaging"  Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Vall d'Hebron Research Institute (VHIR) i Fundació PROBITAS

PhD Students

  • Gustavo Montes: Uncertainty Quantificarion and Stochastic Variables for Models of Cardiac Myocytes One year visiting from the Universidad Federal de Juiz de Fora (Brazil).
  • David ConesaDevelopment of generalized models to analyze human atrial behavior. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.
  • Aida PerramonSARS-CoV-2 and other respiratory viruses in childhood: different approaches to define predictive models for their diagnosis and epidemiological evolution (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya)
  • Guillem Quintana, External funding
  • Sara Cecilia Abecia, Candidate for a granted FPU
  • Xavier Marimon,  FPI
  • Nicolás Medina , Candidate for a granted fellowship

Master Students

  • Pablo Usan; Mathematical modeling of the Epidemiology of virus interference (Master in Physical Engineering)
  • Sònia Miani: Improving the development and testing of an EEG medical software for Epilepsy diagnosis according to regulatory guidelines (MSc in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Biomedical Engineering, Universitat de Barcelona, 2021-22).
  • Adrià Murias, (Master in Mathematical Modelling, Universidad de Salamanca)
  • Benjamin Harun Tezcan, (Master in Automatic Control and Robotics)
  • Yago Ferreiro, (Master in Aerospace Science and Technology)
  • Ioana El Kraye, (Master in Aerospace Science and Technology)
  • Àlex Drago, (Master in Aerospace Science and Technology)
  • Alejandro Dias (Master in Aerospace Science and Technology)
  • Manuel Cachón (Master in Aerospace Science and Technology)

Bachelor Students

  • Qiao Ling Ye: bachelor thesis on viral interference
  • Jordi Guillem Condom: bachelor thesis on image analysis using machine learning techniques
  • Martina Colas Navarro: bachelor thesis on ecological models
  • Blanca Pavón Castillo, bachelor thesis on a system for energy storage on the Moon

Internship Students

  • Sammy Mustafa  undergraduate sutuden funded by the Northwestern University (Northwestern University, USA)
  • Marta Alcalde Analysis and prediction of COVID-19 for EU-EFTA-UK and other countries  (Physics Engineering, 2021) (Learning Scholarship) 
  • Núria Mercadé Analysis and prediction of COVID-19 for EU-EFTA-UK and other countries (Physics Engineering, 2021) (Learning Scholarship) 

 

Former Members

Former Researchers

Angelina Peñaranda

Associate Professor at the department of Physics

 

Anna Gras

Associate Professor at the department of Agri-food Engineering and Biothecnology

Antoni Giró

Full Professor at the department of Physics

 

Quim Valls

Associate Professor at the department of Physics

 

Rosa Carbó

Associate Professor at the department of Agri-food Engineering and Biothecnology

 

 

Former students and postdocs

 

Post-docs

  • Francesc Font: One year post-doctoral research stay in the group (2017-2018). Currently at the Center for Mathematical Research (CRM).
  • Carlos A Lugo-Vélez: Three year postdoctoral research stay in the group (2009-2012). Currently at the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge.

PhD students

  • Eduardo MorenoComputer modeling of the polarity and amoeboid motion of living cells. 2022 Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.
  • Marti CatalàMathematical modelling to study infectious diseases: from understanding to prediction 2021, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
  • Miquel MarchenaDevelopment and application of atrial myocyte models to investigate mechanisms that confer patients a high risk of atrial fibrillation. 2020. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.
  • Allisson Dantas, Federal University of Riu Grande do Norte (UFRN), 2020 co-supervised in the department of Physics.
  • Nura AhmadMultiapproach computational modelling of tuberculosis. Understanding its epidemiological dynamics for improving its control in Nigeria. 2020. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.
  • Pablo Araujo: PhD at the department of Agri-food Engineering and Biothecnology. Developing an individual-based model to study the bacterial denitrification process 2017 Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya 
  • Pedro André Arroyo: One year visiting PhD Student of the Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora (Brazil): Semi-continuum approach to discreteness. 2018.

Master students

Bachelor students

Internship students

  • Anna Bandoni: An epidemiological model for malaria that accounts for gene deletions (BioFam Master internship, 2022)
  • Fabian Puga: Alternans in homogeneous and heterogeneous cardiac tissue (BioFam Master internship, 2022)
  • Inmaculada Baxarias: Analysis and prediction of COVID-19 for EU-EFTA-UK and other countries (Physics Engineering, 2021) (Research support staff)
  • Ann-Kathrin von Mickwitz: Analysis of X-Ray scattering images from three-dimensional cardiac infarcted myocardial tissue (DAAD fellowship. Mathematics 2021, University of Bremen)
  • Pablo Palacios Analysis and prediction of COVID-19 for EU-EFTA-UK and other countries  (Physics Engineering, 2021) (Learning Scholarship) 
  • Tomas Urdiales Analysis and prediction of COVID-19 for EU-EFTA-UK and other countries (Physics Engineering, 2021) (Learning Scholarship) 
  • Daniel Molinuevo: Analysis and prediction of COVID-19 for EU-EFTA-UK and other countries (Physics Engineering, 2021)
  • Katerina Krassakopoulou: Computational modelling of interactions between immune system and Mycobacterium tuberculosis inside an alveolus (Erasmus+ student from University of Patras, 2019).
  • Friedrich Puttkammer: Biophysical computational modeling of the intracellular electrophysiology of a single cardiac cell (Biophysics, 2019, student from the Humboldt University of Berlin)
  • Maria Franz: Deterministic and stochastic modeling of calcium dynamics (Biochemistry, 2019, student from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich)
  • Dafni Giannari: Comparison study of the Electrophysiology of neurons and cardiac cells. (Erasmus+ student from University of Patras, 2018).
  • Pablo Navarro: From ABM to continuous: A tuberculosis alveolar infection model (Physics Engineering. 2018).