Leader of the group Life Sciences and Health: Leen Stougie.

Our research group creates fundamental knowledge and applied solutions in the broad field of life sciences. We promote understanding of how biological processes work in detail. Our interdisciplinary team of computer scientists, mathematicians and theoretical biologists develops new models, theories, and decision support systems in collaboration with experimental biologists and medical experts. We are motivated by applications of our work in practice


Watch our group video to get a glimpse of our activities or click here for more information about our group structure.



Current events

LSH Seminar Alexander Schönhuth

LSH Seminar Joke Blom

  • 2018-08-28T16:00:00+02:00
  • 2018-08-28T17:00:00+02:00
August 28 Tuesday

Start: 2018-08-28 16:00:00+02:00 End: 2018-08-28 17:00:00+02:00


LSH Seminar Leen Stougie

  • 2018-09-11T16:00:00+02:00
  • 2018-09-11T17:00:00+02:00
September 11 Tuesday

Start: 2018-09-11 16:00:00+02:00 End: 2018-09-11 17:00:00+02:00


LSH Seminar Marco Virgolin

LSH Seminar Ziyuan Wang

  • 2018-10-09T16:00:00+02:00
  • 2018-10-09T17:00:00+02:00
October 9 Tuesday

Start: 2018-10-09 16:00:00+02:00 End: 2018-10-09 17:00:00+02:00



Associated Members



Current projects with external funding

  • 3D dose reconstruction for children with long-term follow-up Toward improved decision making in radiation treatment for children with cancer
  • Enhancing protein-drug binding prediction
  • ICT based Innovations in the Battle against Cancer – Next - Generation Patient -Tailored Brachytherapy Cancer Treatment Planning
  • Improving Childhood Cancer Care when Parents Cannot be There - Reducing Medical Traumatic Stress in Childhood Cancer Patients by Bonding with a Robot Companion
  • Statistical Models for Structural Genetic Variants in the Genome of the Netherlands
  • Multi-Objective Deformable Image Registration (MODIR) – An Innovative Synergy of Multi-Objective Optimization, Machine Learning, and Biomechanical Modeling for the Registration of Medical Images with (MODIR)

Related partners

  • Elekta Limited
  • Nucletron Operations BV
  • Xomnia
  • Academisch Medisch Centrum
  • Biomedical Imaging Group Rotterdam
  • Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam
  • KiKa
  • Technische Universiteit Delft
  • Universiteit Leiden