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Dr Jorge Goncalves

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Jorge Goncalves

Principal Research Associate

Academic Division: Information Engineering

Research group: Control

Email: jmg77@eng.cam.ac.uk

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Research interests

Dr Goncalves' research interests include:

  • Systems biology: modelling, analysis, and control of biological systems like circadian rhythms and gene regulatory networks. Understanding molecular functionality.
  • Synthetic biology: systematic and efficient design of biochemical networks.
  • Complex systems: network inference, analysis and design.

Fully funded PhD positions available. Please enquire.

Strategic themes

Bioengineering

Modelling biochemical systems to understand biological design principles.

Research opportunities

Fully funded PhD positions available. Please enquire.

Biography

Jorge Goncalves is a Principal Research Associate at the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge and a Professor at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine, University of Luxembourg. He received his Licenciatura (5-year S.B.) degree from the University of Porto, Portugal, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, all in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, in 1993, 1995, and 2000, respectively. He then held two postdoctoral positions, first at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for seven months, and from 2001 to 2004 at the California Institute of Technology with the Control and Dynamical Systems Division. At the Information Engineering Division of the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge he was a Lecturer from 2004 until 2012, a Reader from 2012 until 2014, and since 2014 he is a Principal Research Associate. From 2005 until 2014 he was a Fellow of Pembroke College, University of Cambridge. From June to December 2010 and January to September 2011 he was a visiting Professor at the University of Luxembourg and California Institute of Technology, respectively. Since 2013 he is a Professor at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine, University of Luxembourg.