Name: Dr. Yogesh Kumar
Educational Qualification: Ph.D.
Designation: Scientist at University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Department: Clinic for General and Visceral Surgery
University: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Research Interests: Biological data mining using Machine Learning techniques. Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics Data Analysis. Single cell RNA data analysis by R & Python. Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) big data management & analysis. In silico Molecular modeling, drug designing virtual screening, and cheminformatics. In silico pharmacokinetics studies. Molecular dynamics and simulation studies. Modeling for wet lab experiments, biological systems (QSAR & QSPR regression modeling) using machine learning approaches. Biological tool & database development.
Biography: Dr. Yogesh Kumar is currently working as a Scientist in the department of Clinic for General and Visceral Surgery at University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany. He holds Ph.D. in Bioinformatics from Department of Metabolic & structural Biology at CSIR - Central Institute of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Lucknow, India during the year 2013-2019. He completed his masters in Bioinformatics from Department of Microbiology at Chaudhary Charan Singh University (Campus), Meerut, India during the year 2009-2011. Dr Yogesh Kumar holds Bachelor’s degree in Bioinformatics from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. Haryana, India during 2006-2009.
MEMBERSHIP OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY
Society of Biological Chemists (India), Life time membership.
Bioinformatics and Drug Discovery Society (India), Life time membership.
ACADEMIC ACHIVEMENTS AND AWARDS
Instructed (Hands-on) in the 7 days skill development workshop on “Machine Learning application in biological data analysis: linear regression & K-Means Clustering” using Python & R. Organized by CSIR-CIMAP, Lucknow.
Awarded with outstanding research publication in 2015 by CSIR-CIMAP, Lucknow.
Awarded Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from University Grant Commission (UGC), Govt. of India. 2015 to 2018.
Awarded Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) from University Grant Commission (UGC), Govt. of India. 2013 to 2015.
Uttar Pradesh Common Eligibility Test (UP-CET) - 2012 in “Life Science” for Ph.D.
University 2nd rank holder in Masters of Science in Bioinformatics (2011).
Best commanding officer of National Cadet Corp, India, junior wing. 2003.