Chantriolnt-Andreas Kapourani

I am a PhD student in the IANC, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh, supervised by Dr. Guido Sanguinetti.

Short Bio

Studies

MSc by Research in Data Science, University of Edinburgh.

Grade 82/100, with Distinction.

MSc in Artificial Intelligence, University of Edinburgh.

Grade 74/100, with Distinction.

BSc in Informatics and Telematics, Harokopio Univerisity of Athens.

Grade 9.1/10, with Distinction.

Professional

Teaching Assistant, Univeristy of Edinburgh

Junior Developer, DaXtra Technologies

DaXtra Technologies is a world leading specialist company in high accuracy, multilingual CV/Resume and Job parsing, as well as semantic search, matching and aggregation technologies.

Publications

Conferences

Kapourani, C.A. and Sanguinetti, G. (2016). Higher order methylation features for clustering and prediction in epigenomic studies. Bioinformatics, 32(17), i405-i412. (Best Paper Award in ECCB 2016).
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Hatzi, O., Meletakis, G., Katsivelis, P., Kapouranis, A., Nikolaidou, M. and Anagnostopoulos, D. (2014). Extending the Social Network Interaction Model to Facilitate Collaboration through Service Provision. In Enterprise, Business-Process and Information Systems Modeling (pp. 94-108). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Workshops

Kapourani, C.A. and Sanguinetti, G. (2015). Mixture Modelling of DNA Methylation Profiles. Workshop in Statistical Modeling of Epigenomics and Gene Regulation. Harvard University.

Talks & Posters

Kapourani, C.A. and Sanguinetti, G. (2016). Higher order methylation features for clustering and prediction in epigenomic studies. 10th Edinburgh Bioinformatics Meeting, IGMM, University of Edinburgh.

Theses & Projects

Kapourani, C.A. (2015). Mixture Modelling of High-Throughput Biomedical Data. MSc by Research Thesis, Centre for Doctoral Training in Data Science, University of Edinburgh.
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Kapourani, C.A. (2013). Unsupervised Motif Discovery from Acoustic Time Series Data. MSc in Artificial Intelligence Thesis. University of Edinburgh.
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Kapourani, C.A. (2012). Integration of external applications in the Unity academic social networking environment. BSc in Informatics Thesis. Harokopio University of Athens.

Kapourani, C.A., Marin, A.M. and Cervera, J.J.G. (2011). Find Friend Location, Distributed real-time location tracking system for Android provided by SOAP Web Services.Erasmus Student project. Roskilde University.
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Tutorials

The following links contain simple tutorials I have been writing during my PhD studies. To better understand each topic, the tutorials contain a mix of theory and source code implementation.

Bayesian Binary Probit Model (R)

Bayesian Binomial Probit Regression (BPR) Model (R)

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