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Priv.-Doz. Dr. Peter Sykacek

Institute of Computational Biology
Muthgasse 18, 1190 Wien
Tel: +43 1 47654-79159


ORCID: 0000-0001-8800-8354

Curr. Vitae

2006 - Group leader Analytical Methods Develompent at the Science Chair of Bioinformatics, Department of Biotechnology, Boku University, Vienna, Austria.
2004 - 2005 Senior Statistician and bioinformatician at the Depatrments of Pathology and Genetics, University of Cambridge, UK.
2000 - 2003 Post doctoral scientist at the Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, UK.
1996 - 2000 Post graduate scienctist at the Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (ÖFAI); Completion of PhD with distinction in June 2000.

Statistik Austria, science classification

applied mathematics; biological engineering; interdisciplinary natural science; Bioinformatics; Machine learning; Molecular biology; Medical molecular biology; Medical biotechnology; Medical biotechnology; Computer-aided diagnosis and therapy; Medical statistics;


Bayesian Statistics; Computer Science; Biomedical Engineering; Bioinformatics; Computational Biology; Highly Structured Stochastic Systems;

Reviewer for scientific journals

2021 - Molecular Systems Design & Engineering
2021 - Plants
2020 - NAR Genomics and Bioinformatics
2020 - Neural Computing & Applications
2017 - Scientific Reports
2011 - BioData Mining
2010 - Intelligent Data Analysis
2009 - Nucleic Acids Research
2005 - Bioinformatics
2002 - Ieee Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering
2002 - Ieee Transactions on Biomedical Engineering
2001 - Artificial Intelligence
1997 - Applied Artificial Intelligence

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2005 -2013 Schweizer Nationalfonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung - Switzerland
2004 -2005 Dutch Technology Foundation - Netherlands

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

Member of the Organisation Committee
2013 MLSB13, the Seventh International Workshop on Machine Learning in Systems Biology
Member of the Organisation Committee
2012 MLSB12, the Seventh International Workshop on Machine Learning in Systems Biology
Member of the Organisation Committee
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