Leo Lahti

Academy of Finland Research Fellow 2016-2021
University of Turku, Finland. Docent/Adjunct Professor. Applied Mathematics
KU Leuven, Belgium. Visiting Researcher
Open Science work group of the Open Knowledge Finland (OKF). Founding member and former coordinator
Blueprint Genetics - Scientific Advisor (AI & Machine Learning)

More info on my research activities and funding.


Open Science workshops in DHN2018, Helsinki on March 9 - registration now open!

Introduction to probabilistic programming Workshop in VIB/KU Leuven, Belgium Feb 26, 2017. Links to material

Opening Academic Publishing - a report with systematic evaluation tools and analysis of open science performance of nine large academic publishers is out!

Story in Helsingin Sanomat (in Finnish) on our research in computational history, Jan 23, 2018.

Two new PhD students (Ville Laitinen, Aaro Salosensaari) and a MSc student (Binu Matthew) are joining the research team.

Research interests
Computational science and high-throughput data analysis
Probabilistic machine learning; Artificial Intelligence
Microbial ecology and functional genomics
Digital humanities and computational social science
Machine learning open source software