Biocompute Lab + Friends, 2016

Current Members

Thomas Gorochowski

Research Fellow / Group Leader

thomas.gorochowski@bristol.ac.uk

Ph.D. Engineering Mathematics, University of Bristol, 2012
M.Res. Complexity Sciences, University of Bristol, 2009
M.Eng. Computer Science, University of Warwick, 2004

Synthetic biologist and complexity scientist that was originally trained in computer science. Attempting to develop efficient architectures for cellular information processing using biologically derived parts and principles. More info...

Ana Rubio Denniss

Ph.D. Student

am.rubiodenniss@bristol.ac.uk

B.Sci. Physics, University of Bristol, 2015

EPSRC DTP funded student with a background in Physics. Interested in the application of nano-medicine and control of nano and microscopic swarms for improved human health. Her main supervisor is Sabine Hauert (Engineering Mathematics and Bristol Robotics Laboratory). More info...

Antoni Matyjaszkiewicz

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

antoni.matyjaszkiewicz@bristol.ac.uk

Ph.D. Engineering Mathematics, University of Bristol, 2016
M.Res. Complexity Sciences, University of Bristol, 2011
M.Eng. Engineering Mathematics, University of Bristol, 2010

Post-doctoral research associate whose research focus is on modelling intra-/extra-cellular dynamics in bacterial cells, specifically in engineered gene regulatory networks designed to operate across multiple populations. Particularly interested in the integration of models, and estimation of their parameters, when dynamics occur across multiple temporal and spatial scales and across populations. More info...

Daniel Dixon

Ph.D. Student

daniel.dixon@bristol.ac.uk

M.Sci. Biology, University of Bristol, 2015

Student at the EPSRC/BBSRC Synthetic Biology Centre for Doctoral Training with a background in Biology. Investigating how variation in gene expression arises and is propagated in gene regulatory networks, using a combination of computational and experimental tools. More info...

Jack Phillips

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

jackowenphillips@gmail.com

Ph.D. Biochemistry, University of Portsmouth, 2016
B.Sc. (Hons) Biochemistry, University of Portsmouth, 2011

Post-doctoral research associate whose research focuses on using molecular, cellular and synthetic biology techniques to study bacterial movement. Interested in the construction and use of novel genetic circuits and exploiting the advancements of synthetic biology for commercial purposes. More info...

Vittorio Bartoli

Ph.D. Student

vb15147@bristol.ac.uk

M.Eng. Chemical Engineering with Biotechnology, University of Manchester, 2014

Student at the EPSRC/BBSRC Synthetic Biology Centre for Doctoral Training. He is passionate about using engineering principles to translate synthetic biology into green industrial biotechnologies. Currently working on developing technologies and applying engineering principles to accelerate the synthetic biology design, test, build cycle. More info...

Alumni

Alexander Braatz (2016) - Undergraduate Student