Dr. Yasha Hasija:
Dr Yasha Hasija (B.Tech, M.Tech, and Ph.D.) completed her Ph.D. from Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, CSIR and University of Pune. She is currently working as Assistant Professor and Associate Head at Department of Biotechnology, Delhi Technological University (formerly Delhi College of Engineering). She has published several papers in national and international journals of high repute, and has been awarded several prestigious awards, including the Department of Science and Technology Award for attending the meeting of Nobel Laureates and Students in Lindau in 2002; & Human Gene Nomenclature Award at the Human Genome Meeting-2010 held at Montpellier, France. She is the Project Investigator of several sponsored research projects from Govt. agencies including SERB and CSIR-OSDD. She is also the Associate Editor of International Journal of Bioinformatics Research, Executive Editor of International Journal of Advanced Biotechnology and Bioinformatics (IJABB), and Editorial Board Member of several International Journals, including Austin Journal of Biotechnology & Bioengineering and Review of Bioinformatics and Biometrics (RBB). She has served as an invited expert and has delivered invited technical and memorial talks at several prestigious universities including Punjab Technical University, G.G.S. Indraprastha University and Delhi University. She is an active researcher supervising B.Tech (Biotechnology), M.Tech (Bioinformatics), M.Tech (Biomedical Engineering) and Ph.D. students at DTU. Her broad areas of research include genome informatics, genome annotation, microbial informatics, integration of genome-scale data for systems biology and personalized genomics.