Amina Mollaysa

Amina Mollaysa, Dr.

Postdoc

CRISPR Technology in Human Reproduction

maolaaisha.aminanmu@uzh.ch

Amina Mollaysa is a post-doctoral researcher in the URPP Human Reproduction Reloaded | H2R, CRISPR Technology in Human Reproduction at the University of Zurich.

Amina's main research interests are representation learning, generative modeling for discrete data, and optimization algorithms. She is particularly interested in generative models over discrete structured data in her current research.

Education

  • Ph. D student in Machine learning. Computer science department, University of Geneva, Switzerland (2021)
  • M.Sc. in Mathematic Modelling in Engineering. Erasmus program: Mathmods; First semester: University of L’Aquila, Italy; Second semester: University of Hamburg, Germany; Second year: University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France (2014)
  • M.Sc. in Operations Research and Cybernetics. Central China Normal University (2012)

Academic Positions

  • Postdoctoral Researcher at University of Applied Sciences, Geneva HES-SO (2021)
  • Research intern at Alan Turing Institute, London, England (2019)
  • Research project academic partner at Firmenich, Geneva, Switzerland (2016 – 2018)
  • Research intern at Alan Turing Institute, London, England (2018)
  • Machine learning course teaching assistant at University of Geneva, Switzerland (2016 – 2017)