Research Fellow

Esteban Hernandez-Vargas

Dr. Esteban Hernandez-Vargas

Research Area: Life Sciences
Focuses: Biophysics, Big Data

Contact

Office: 2|403 (FIAS)
Phone: +49 69 798 47533

Thoughts

Esteban Hernandez-Vargas

Dr. Esteban Hernandez-Vargas

Life Sciences

"Biologists and clinicians have generated a tremendous amount of data last decades, now is the time of computational biology to bring holistic understanding for improving health."

Vita

Esteban Hernandez-Vargas, born in México, studied Chemical engineering in Mexico and obtained his PhD in Applied Mathematics at the National University of Ireland. He continued his scientific career as a postdoc at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany. In 2014, he founded the research group of Systems Medicine of Infectious Diseases at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research. Since March 2017, his research group was relocated to the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. His research aims to develop computational approaches for decision making to influence the use of vaccines and drugs against infectious diseases.

Detail

At FIAS

2017 - today Research Group Leader

Further organisations

2014 - 2017 Research Group Leader at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research

2011 - 2014 Postdoc at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research

2008 - 2011 PhD in Applied Mathematics at the National University of Ireland