Jared Simpson, PhD
Principal Investigator, Informatics and Biocomputing, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto
Dr. Simpson develops algorithms and software for the analysis of high-throughput sequencing data. He is interested in de novo assembly, the detection of sequence variation in individuals, cancers and populations and the application of compressed data structures to large analysis problems. Dr. Simpson developed the ABYSS and SGA software packages.