I am an associate professor at the department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Science and Engineering, Reykjavík University. My research is in the field of algorithms in computational biology. See the Bioinformatics group for more detail.

Previously I was affiliated with biotech companies, Celera Genomics, Applied Biosystems and deCODE genetics .

My Ph.D. is in Algorithms, Combinatorics and Optimization from the Math Department of Carnegie Mellon . My Ph.D. Thesis advisor was R.Ravi .

I lead the Bioinformatics group and am a member of the algorithms and networks group Reykjavík University and a member of ICE-TCS (The Icelandic Centre of Excellence in Theoretical Computer Science) .

Here is my CV .


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E: bjarnivh (at ) ru.is