Modeling & Data Analysis

Systems Medicine

of Infectious Diseases

Research Group

Esteban A. Hernandez-Vargas

Research Group Leader


Short Bio

Esteban was born in Leon, Mexico. He moved to Ireland to pursue his PhD in Mathematics at the Hamilton Institute, NUI, Ireland. After completing his doctoral studies in 2011, he continued his research as a postdoc during three years at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany.


In 2014, he founded the research group of Systems Medicine of Infectious Diseases at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research. Since March 2017, the research group was relocated to the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Additionally, he is adjunct lecturer at the Otto-von-Guericke-Universit├Ąt Magdeburg and was a visiting scholar at Los Alamos National Laboratory and Universidad de Guadalajara.


Together with his group members and collaborators, we aim to create a new path within public health for understanding infectious diseases.


Links: LinkeIn, Google Scholar




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