Mihai Pop co-organizes Dagstuhl workshop

Fri Sep 02, 2016
Mihai Pop co-organized a workshop on "Next Generation Sequencing - Algorithms, and Software For Biomedical Applications" at the Schloss Dagstuhl Leibniz Zentrum fur Informatik in Dagstuhl, Germany. The other co-organizers were Gene Myers from the Max Planck Institute in Dresden,, Knut Reinert from the Freie Universitaet in Berlin, and Tandy Warnow, from the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign. The workshop brought together a broad group of scientists from Europe an the US who worked together for a week to identify computational challenges and opportunities due to the rapidly increasing volumes of sequencing data and emerging experimental technologies.