Education Profile

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece 
  • Master's degree in Computer Engineering & Informatics Department, University of Patras, Greece (2010-2015)
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (2016 – 2017)

Vasiliki Kordopati obtained Master degree in Computer Science under the supervision of Professor Boon Ooi from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). Vasiliki is a co-founder of Oæsis, a King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) startup spinout, where she is responsible for product development. A computer engineer by training, she received a bachelor degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Patras, Greece.

Research Interest

Vasiliki's research interest include Machine learning, Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Application of AI in Bioinformatics, Data Analytics, Computational Methods in Data Mining, Applied Statistics and Data Analysis.

Education and Early Career

A computer engineer by training, she received a bachelor degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Patras, Greece and an MSc in Computer Science KAUST, Saudi Arabia. Vasiliki worked as a Teaching Assistant at Computer Engineering and Informatics Department - "Assembly laboratory" at the University of Patras (March 2013-June 2013). She has worked as a research Intern at the InfoCloud group (April 2015 – July 2015) at KAUST. Where she Worked on building a web tool for predicting pathogenic single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and associating them with diseases using EnsembleGASVR method. Through working on this project, she gained valuable research experience by studying the SNPs/disease association problem and the existing solutions. She also gained development experience through building the server side and the client side tools for making the EnsembleGASVR accessible to other researchers through the web. She worked as an intern in ​​Innovation & Economic Development (May 2017 – Aug 2017) at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).