Alessandra Carbone
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Alessandra CARBONE

GÉnomique Analytique

Laboratoire de Biologie Computationnelle et Quantitative, UMR 7238
CNRS - Université Pierre et Marie Curie
Campus de Jussieu – Bât. C, 4e étage
4, Place Jussieu, 75005 Paris, FRANCE

Tel. office : +33 (0)
Tel. Assistant (Fabienne Velter): +33 (0)
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Alessandra DOT Carbone AT lip6 DOT fr


Professor at the Department of Computer Science - Université Pierre et Marie Curie
Senior member of the Institut Universitaire de France, 2013-

Head of the Analytical Genomics team, LCQB, CNRS-UPMC
Head of the Laboratory of Computational and Quantitative Biology, UMR 7238 CNRS-UPMC

PhD in Mathematics from The Graduate School of the City University of New York, 1993. Postdocs at Université Paris 7 (1993-1995) and at Technische Universität Wien (1995-1996). Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Université Paris 12, 1996-2003. Visiting Professor (on leave) at the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, Bures-sur-Yvette, 2000-2003.

Main research areas

Combinatorial and Statistical Methods in Molecular Biology
Algorithms in Computational Biology
DNA Nanotechnologies and DNA Tiling
Proof Theory and Complexity Theory
Graph Theory
Finite Automata and Symbolic Dynamics

in proof theory (answer to Sol Feferman's invitation)
on women in mathematics (en français)
Réinventer la biologie - in "Binaire: la science au coeur du numérique", Le Monde blog - interview on the impact of computer science in science and society

See also
Help Cure Muscular Dystrophy - live webcast with World Community Grid
Desktop power helps map protein dance - interview in ScienceNode on our protein-protein interactions project