Dr. Nithya Ramakrishnan

Assistant Professor, Information Theory, Algorithms and Machine Learning in Biology
Joined IBAB in 2023.

Dr. Nithya Ramakrishnan received her PhD from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi in the area of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, from the Department of Electrical Engineering. She did one post-doctoral term at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay in the Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, followed by another post-doctoral term at Dalhousie University, Canada. Her interests include Machine Learning for multiomic data analysis and probabilistic modelling of biological inheritance. Prior to her research career, she worked in the software industry in the areas of cloud computing for over a decade. She joined the IBAB Faculty in early 2023.

Further details are to be found at https://www.ibab.ac.in/research/dr-nithya-ramakrishnan/