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Program Chair

Ronny Lorenz
University of Vienna

Brief Bio
Ronny Lorenz is a bioinformatician who received his PhD in molecular biology at the University of Vienna in 2014. He currently holds a senior scientist position at the Department of Theoretical Chemistry of the University of Vienna, Austria. His main research interests are various algorithmic aspects in the field of RNA secondary structure prediction and the development of novel methods to simulate RNA folding kinetics. As a PI in the bi-lateral project "PaRNAssus: Deciphering Complex RNA structures by probing and interaction" (I 4520), funded in parts by the Austrian Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (FWF) and the French National Research Agency (ANR), he is investigating the effect of structural motifs on experimental RNA probing data. Since 2010, he is the leading developer of the ViennaRNA Package. ... More >>