o. Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Dr. math.

Arndt Von Haeseler

Arndt Von Haeseler

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences in Austria since 2015

  • Max F. Perutz Laboratories


Research Areas:

  • Natural Sciences
  • Bioinformatics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Evolutionary research
  • Biomathematics
  • Biostatistics



Selected Memberships:

  • Senior Editor of Molecular Biology and Evolution
  • Senior Editor of BMC Evolutionary Biology
  • Allan Wilson Centre International Scientific Advisory Panel
  • Beirat der Fakultät für Biologie, LMU München

Selected Prizes:

  • WWTF Science Chair for Bioinformatics
  • Vistiting Professorship at the Division of theoretical Genetics. National Institute of Genetics, Japan
  • Honorary Professor of Theoretical Biology, University of Leipzig, Germany

Selected Publications:

  • Nguyen, L.-T.; Schmidt, H. A.; Von Haeseler, A.; Minh, B. Q. (2014) IQ-TREE: A fast and effective stochastic algorithm for estimating maximum likelihood phylogenies. Molecular Biology and Evolution, Bd. 32, S. 268-274.
  • Popitsch, N.; Von Haeseler, A. (2013) NGC: Lossless and lossy compression of aligned high-throughput sequencing data. Nucleic Acids Research, Bd. 41 (e27).
  • Sedlazeck, F. S.; Rescheneder, P.; Von Haeseler, A. (2013) NextGenMap: fast and accurate read mapping in highly polymorphic genomes. Bioinformatics, Bd. 29, S. 2790-2791.
  • Schmidt, H. A.; Strimmer, K.; Vingron, M.; Von Haeseler, A. (2002) TREEPUZZLE: Maximum likelihood phylogenetic analysis using quartets and parallel computing. Bioinformatics, Bd. 18, S. 502-504.
  • Strimmer, K.; Von Haeseler, A. (1996) Quartet puzzling: A quartet maximum likelihood method for reconstructing tree topologies. Molecular Biology and Evolution, Bd. 13, S. 964-069.