About the Author
Giulia Guidi

Giulia Guidi

Giulia Guidi is a first-year Ph.D. student in Computer Science at UC Berkeley and a graduate research assistant at the Computational Research Division of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory advised by Aydın Buluç and Kathy Yelick. Giulia's research is focused on the development of a novel efficient algorithm to de novo assemble genomes using long-read sequencing data. She is collaborating with another student on the distributed memory parallelization of her algorithm. She received both her M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering (2018) and B.Sc. (2016) in Biomedical Engineering at Politecnico di Milano. Her research interests are High-Performance Computing, Computational Genomics, and Applied Mathematics.