Dr. Sammy Yazdi

Biography

Sammy obtained her PhD in 2016 at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems in Germany. She is now a post doc in Sara Liin’s research group at Linköping University and splits her time between the Liin lab and the Delemotte lab in Stockholm. Sammy’s research uses a computational approach to understand the molecular mechanism behind fatty acid modulation of ion channels. 

Education

  • Bachelors in Biology, University of Toronto, Canada (2005)
  • Masters. in Bioinformatics, Stockholm University, Sweden (2009)
  • PhD in Computational Biophysics, Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Germany (2016)