Ferrazzi Fulvia

 

Silvana Quaglini

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale e dell'Informazione

Università degli Studi di Pavia

Via Ferrata 1 27100 Pavia (Italy)

tel: +39-0382-985511

fax: +39-0382-525638

Position at BMI

Post-doc Researcher, Department of Computer Engineering and Systems Science University of Pavia, Italy
Research collaborator, Biomedical Informatics Laboratory, IRCCS Fondazione S. Maugeri, Pavia

Academic Degrees

2007 Ph.D. in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics, University of Pavia, Italy.
Thesis: Dynamic Bayesian Networks to Identify Gene Expression Control Structures: an Application to the Human Cell Cycle
2003 Laurea (Master's degree) in Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Pavia, Italy.
Thesis: Bayesian clustering of time series in functional genomics problems. Score: 110 out of 110 cum laude

Research Interests

The main research topics are: Bayesian methods for genomic data analysis, Bayesian networks and Bayesian clustering methods for gene expression time series, probabilistic graphical models, reverse engineering of cellular systems.

Research Training

Jan-Feb 2008 Visiting researcher, Max-Planck-Institute for Heart and Lung Research, Bad Nauheim, Dr. F. Engel
2003-2007 Ph.D. Student, Laboratory for Biomedical Informatics, Department of Computer Engineering and Systems Science, University of Pavia
June-Aug 2006 Visiting student, Children's Hospital Informatics Program, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Boston
Sept 2004-Aug 2005 Visiting Student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, and Children's Hospital Informatics Program, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Boston

Awards

2007-2009 Investigator Fellowship “Alunno Speciale Mintas”, Centre for Communication and Research, Collegio Ghislieri, Pavia
2008 PhD Award “Paolo Inchingolo” from the Italian National Group of Bioengineering
2008 Exchange Grant from the European Science Foundation Programme on Frontiers of Functional Genomics
2007 Diploma from Graduate Program of the Institute for Advanced Study, Pavia
2004 Winner of a nationwide competition for Ph.D. students promoted by the MIT/Italy Consortium to go to MIT as Visiting student for one year
2003 Diploma from Undergraduate Program of the Institute for Advanced Study, Pavia
1998-2003 Member of Collegio Ghislieri, Pavia

Academic Teaching (Teaching assistant)

2007-2010 “Probabilistic models in medicine”, Master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering, University of Pavia
2005-2010 “Bioinformatics applied to Genomics and Proteomic”, Master’s degree in Biotechnology in Medicine and Pharmaceutics, University of Pavia
2005-2010 “Machine Learning in Biomedicine”, Master’s degrees in Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science and Engineering, University of Pavia

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