KENNESAW, Georgia (February 28, 2022) – Data research expert Ramazan Aygun will discuss his research in protein crystallization and research informatics as a featured presenter on Kennesaw State University’s Research with Relevance series – Friday Features in a virtual presentation Friday at 11 o’clock

Ramazan Aygoun

Protein crystallization has important applications in drug development and delivery, while data science has led to improvements in the protein crystallization process.

Aygun, who co-authored the book “Data Analytics for Protein Crystallization”, joined KSU in 2020 as Director of Research Computing and Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science with a cross-appointment in the School of Data Science and Analytics.

He has published or presented over 100 papers and book chapters on various aspects of data science, including data mining, data modeling, data communication, data compression, data presentation, data retrieval, data indexing, data querying and data fusion.

The Kennesaw State Office of Research is highlighting the research of directors and department chairs during the current season of Research with Relevance throughout the spring semester. Research with Relevance began in the Spring 2020 semester, creating a venue for KSU faculty across disciplines to engage in conversation on a variety of research topics. For more on Aygun’s speech and to learn more about future Research with Relevance presenters, click here.

–Meagan Lowney


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