Gianluca Pollastri

Head of Lab,
Associate Professor

Ph.D. University of California, Irvine
M.Sc. Università di Firenze

Postgraduates

Badr Alshomrani
Badr Alshomrani
Manaz Kaleel
Manaz Kaleel
Mirko Torrisi
Mirko Torrisi

Past Members

Alessandro Vullo

Postdoc AmMBio 2004-2009
Ph.D., M.Sc. Università di Firenze
Now at EBI


Ian "Mario" Walsh

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2004-2008, Postdoc 2009
Now postdoc at Uni Padova, Italy
Catherine Mooney

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2004-2008, Postdoc Nov 2008-Aug 2009
Now Assistant Professor in the School of Computer Science at UCD
Davide Baù
Davide Bau

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2004-2008
Now postdoc at the Centro de Investigacion Principe Felipe, Valencia, Spain


Chresten Søndergaard
Chresten Soendergaard
Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2005-2008
Now an industrial pig farmer in Denmark, I'm told

Alberto J. Martin²
Alberto Martin

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2005-2009
Now postdoc at DLab, Chile
Predrag Kukic
Predrag Kukic
Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2008-2012 Now at the University of Cambridge, UK
Quan Le
Quan Le

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2004-2012 Now in Des Higgins' group at UCD
Alessandro Lusci
Alessandro Lusci

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2009-2013 Now in Pierre Baldi's group at University of California, Irvine
Claudio Mirabello
Claudio Mirabello

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2009-2013 Now postdoc at Lindköpings Universitet, Sweden
Enrico Rubagotti
Enrico Rubagotti

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2006-2011 Now a hippy in Ecuador.
Prof.Yong-Hong Wang

Visiting Researcher 2006/7
Ph.D. University of Tianjin
M.Sc. Hebei College of Technology


Alessandro Adelfio
Alessandro Adelfio

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2010-2015 Now at Nuritas
Viola Volpato
Viola Volpato

Ph.D. UCD AmMBio 2010-2015 Now at the University of Oxford.
Giuseppe Tradigo
Giuseppe Tradigo

Visitor 2010-2011 Now somewhere in Florida, I believe.
Daniele Pepe

Visiting Researcher 2010
M.Sc. University of Foggia


Clíona Patricia Roche
Cliona Patricia Roche
lab member 2006/9
Caitríona Corcoran
Caitriona Corcoran
lab member 2005/7
Fiona McNally
Fiona McNally
lab member 2005/6

Past short-term visitors

Riccardo Rizzo, ICAR-CNR, Palermo (2010).
Magdalena Bacilieri, Molecular Modeling Section, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Padua (2004).
Alessio Ceroni, Machine Learning and Neural Networks Group, University of Florence (2003).

M.Sc. project students

Patrick Staunton (M.Sc. Negotiated Learning, UCD, 2013)
Oising Walshe (M.Sc. Negotiated Learning, UCD, 2013)
Ronan Webb (M.Sc. Negotiated Learning, UCD, 2012)
Ramon Fallon (M.Sc. Computational Science, UCD, 2008)
Fiona McNally (M.Sc. Bioinformatics, UU Coleraine, 2004)
Breege Doherty (M.Sc. UMS, UCD 2004)

4th year project students

2013/14 Mark Stratford, Shane Dawson
2012/13 Shaun O'Toole
2011/12 Leo Bradley
2009/10 Magdalena Zwieniewicz
2007/08 Patrick Concannon, Laura McConnell
2006/07 Ruairi McGowan
2005/06 Stephen Coyle Rowan, Yibo Hu, Noemi Kuncik, Edward Mackle, Cliona Roche
2004/05 Caitriona Corcoran, Yare Jegbefume, Lee Chien Yap, Elaine Watson
2003/04 Daniel Burke, David Connolly, Christian Kelly, Alex Meehan