Avdesh Mishra

Welcome to Avdesh Mishra's home page. I am a Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science Department at The University of New OrleansI am a recipient of Doctoral Scholarship Award, Privateer Scholarship Award and Completer Scholarship Award provided by The University of New Orleans, Graduate School.

I currently work under the supervision of Dr. Md Tamjidul Hoque at Hoque's Lab (BMLL Lab) in the Department of Computer Science.

Prior to joining my PhD degree, I worked as a software engineer at BitCraft an offshore software company that provides software services. I joined BitCraft after completing my Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering from Advanced College of Engineering and Management affiliated to Tribhuvan University . I received my Master's degree in Computer Science while on the way to my Ph.D. degree from the University of New Orleans in Spring 2015.

Area of Research:
  • Bioinformatics
    • Ab-Initio Protein Structure Prediction
    • Protein Energy Functions
    • Protein and Small Molecules (DNA/RNA/Carbohydrate/Peptide etc.) Interaction
    • Secondary and Supersecondary Structure Prediction
    • Disorder Protein Structure Prediction
  • Biomedical Informatics
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Mining
  • Big Data and Data Analysis
  • Algorithm Development
  • Optimization Techniques