Dr Wayne Aubrey

Aberystwyth University: Software Engineering

Dr Wayne Aubrey

Aberystwyth University: Software Engineering

After graduating from Aberystwyth University in Biochemistry he studied towards an MSc in Bioinformation at Exeter University. In 2008, he completed his doctorate at Aberystwyth University following work on the successful ‘Robot Scientist’ project with Professor Ross King and Mike Young, which was published in the Science journal in 2009.

He then worked for two years as a postgraduate researcher at Aberystwyth University where he developed an interest in biological systems. He was then appointed as a research associate at The Centre for Integrative Systems Biology at Manchester University.

Subject / Speciality

  • Biological Computing
  • Bioinformation
  • PCR (Polymerase chain reaction)
  • Molecular biology
  • Cloning
  • The physiology of yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • Programming with Python
  • Biological ontology
  • Biology systems
  • Cellular metabolism.