Morten Nielsen holds a shared position as Professor of Immunoinformatics and machine learning at the Department of Health Technology, Technical University of Denmark, and the Universidad Nacional de San Martin, Argentina. MN graduated with a master in physics from the University of Copenhagen. Obtained his PhD (also in physics) from the University of McGill, Canada.
The core of Morten Nielsen’s research deals with the development of novel and advanced data-driven prediction methods for pattern recognition in biological systems. Morten Nielsen is a pioneer in the field of immunoinformatics and a key inventor of several state-of-the-art methods for T and B cell epitope discovery. He has published numerous articles and book chapters within the fields of immunology, immunoinformatics and neural networks.