Changiz Eslahchi is a professor in the department of computer sciences, school of mathematics, Shahid Beheshti University and a senior researcher at school of biological sciences, Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences, Tehran, Iran. He is vice dean of the school of mathematics of Shahid Beheshti university now. He currently works mostly on algorithms in bioinformatics and their application to biomedicine. He has also done, especially in the earlier part of his career, some research in graph theory. Changiz has written about 70 research papers. Changiz was a member of the team of introducing bioinformatics in Iran. Changiz and his colleague’s effort led to create the first PhD program in bioinformatics in Iran. He received his MA in mathematics from Shiraz University and his PhD in 1998 from Sharif University of Technology Tehran, Iran.
Finding cancer marker by graph-based analysis.
Finding modules and decomposing metabolic networks.
Protein complex prediction in PPI networks.
Drug-target interaction prediction problem.
Protein localization prediction problem.
Phylogenetic networks construction.
Ph.D. in Mathematics, Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 1998.
Title of Thesis: Hall condition and list coloring of graphs.
Thesis advisor : Professor E. S. Mahmoodian.
M.S. in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran,
B.S. in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, Training Teachers University,
Tehran, Iran, 1987.
Iranian Bioinformatics Society.
International Society for Computational Biology.
Iranian Mathematical Society.
Second Prize Winner in Algebraic Competition for Undergraduate University Students in 1986. This Competition is held annually by the Iranian Mathematical Society, and the Participants are the Distinguished Students from the Universities throughout the Country.
Got the First place in the Nationwide Entrance Examination for the MS. degree, 1987.
Got the Top Second Place in the Entrance Examination for the Ph.D. degree of the Department of Mathematical Sciences of Sharif University of Technology, 1995.
Professor in the School of Computing at the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Professor, School of Computing, National University of Singapore