Research Interests

​My research interests are in Bioinformatics using High Performance Computing (HPC), especially Next Generation sequence (NGS) based Genome/Metagenome Assembly and Annotation, ncRNA analysis, Comparative Genomics, Functional Genomics, datawarehouse development


Selected Publications


Education Profile

  • Ph.D. Bioinformatics, University of Bielefeld, Germany, 2004
  • M. Phil. Molecular Biology, University of Punjab, Pakistan, 2000

Professional Profile

  • 2010-2015: Research Scientist KAUST
  • 2008-2009: Senior Bioinformatician, Almac Diagnostics, Belfast, UK
  • 2005-2008: Research Associate, University of Manchester, UK

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)