Ron Zeira

PhD. Student in Bioinformatics
Blavatnik School of Computer Science, Tel Aviv University
Advised by Prof. Ron Shamir
Member, Algorithms in Computational Genomics


Research Interests

I work on developing computational models for the analysis of genomic abberations in cancer.
  • Genome rearrangements
  • Cancer karyotyping
  • Cancer heterogeneity
  • Graph algorithms


  • Teaching Material

    Computational Genomics


    Publications
      Ron Zeira, Meirav Zehavi and Ron Shamir: "A Linear-Time Algorithm for the Copy Number Transformation Problem". Journal of Computational Biology, 2017.

      Mohammed El-Kebir, Benjamin J. Raphael, Ron Shamir, Roded Sharan, Simone Zaccaria, Meirav Zehavi and Ron Zeira: "Complexity and algorithms for copy-number evolution problems". Algorithms for Molecular Biology, 12(1), 13 (2017).

      Ron Zeira and Ron Shamir: "Sorting by Cuts, Joins and Whole Chromosome Duplications". Journal of Computational Biology, 24(2), 127–137 (2017).

    Conference Talks
      Mohammed El-Kebir, Benjamin J. Raphael, Ron Shamir, Roded Sharan, Simone Zaccaria, Meirav Zehavi and Ron Zeira: "Copy Number Evolution Problems: Complexity and Algorithms". In Proceedings of the 16th Workshop on Algorithms in Bioinformatics, 2016, LNCS 9838, pp. 137-14.

      Ron Shamir, Meirav Zehavi and Ron Zeira: "A Linear-Time Algorithm for the Copy Number Transformation Problem". In Proceedings of 27th Annual Symposium on Combinatorial Pattern Matching, 2016, Vol. 54, pp. 16:1–16:13.

      Ron Zeira and Ron Shamir: “Sorting by Cuts, Joins and Whole Chromosome Duplications”. In Proceedings of the 26th Annual Symposium on Combinatorial Pattern Matching, 2015, pp. 396–409.

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    Contact

    Email: ronzeira[at]post[dot]tau[dot]ac[dot]il
    Phone: +972-3-640-5394
    Address: 011 Schreiber Building
    Blavatnik School of Computer Science
    Tel Aviv University
    Tel Aviv 69978, Israel