Jan Aerts

Jan Aerts


Jan has a background in genetics and genomics, and did research on the Chicken Genome Sequencing Project (WUR), the Cow Genome Sequencing Project (Roslin Institute) and on structural variation in the human genome (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute). He returned to Belgium in 2010, shifting focus to visual data analysis, with the aim of finding interesting questions in big data. His research topics include visual design, interaction design, and (human & computational) scalability.

Bioinformatics Data Mining & Machine Learning Data Science Genomics Graphics Human-Computer Interaction Visual Analytics

Work details

Assistant Professor

KU Leuven

Iminds Medical IT