Fabian Müntefering, M.Sc.
Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institut für Informationsverarbeitung
Appelstr. 9A
30167 Hannover
phone: +49 511 762-5328
fax: +49 511 762-5333
office location: room 1305

Fabian Müntefering studied technical informatics at Leibniz University Hannover, where he received his master's degree in September 2021. Between October 2018 and March 2019, he worked as a visiting researcher at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and contributed to a reference implementation of the MPEG-G (ISO / IEC 23092) standard for the compression of genomic data. Since November 2021, he has been working towards his PhD at the Institute of Information Processing in the field of medical information processing.
A list of his publications and citations is available at ORCID.

Supervised theses:

"Adaptive Parametersuche für die Kompression von DNA-Sequenzierungsdaten" - Ilkay Yerli, bachelor thesis, 2023
"Detection of Bacterial Clones in DNA Sequencing Data" - Muneeb Mohammad, bachelor thesis, 2023
"Entwicklung eines Demonstrators für heuristische Sequenzalignment-Verfahren" - Andreas Fennen, student research thesis, 2023
"Predicting the Health Benefits of Probiotics with Machine Learning and Limited Data" - Passawit Suriyodorn, bachelor thesis, 2024
"Characterizing the Impact of Alphabet Composition and Metric Choice on Edit Distance Embeddings" - Joshua Rooimans, bachelor thesis, 2024



Best Presentation at AICPM 2023 for BACON: Bacterial Clone Recognition from Metagenomic Sequencing Data

  • Fabian Müntefering, Jörn Ostermann, Jan Voges
    BACON: Bacterial Clone Recognition from Metagenomic Sequencing Data
    AICPM 2023, Hannover (DE), September 2023
  • Jan Voges, Tom Paridaens, Fabian Müntefering, Liudmila S. Mainzer, Brian Bliss, Mingyu Yang, Idoia Ochoa, Jan Fostier, Jörn Ostermann, Mikel Hernaez
    GABAC: an arithmetic coding solution for genomic data
    Bioinformatics, Vol. 36, No. 7, pp. 2275-2277, April 2020