The Leibniz Institute for the Analysis of Biodiversity Change

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

Nathan Seidel

Tel: +49 228 9122-404
Fax: +49 228 9122-212
Mail: nseidel [at]



Field of work

Availability of developed software scripts


Developed software scripts (see projects), manuals, and example input files are updated regulary and downloadable on GitHub:

Developed Software Scripts

  • Sherlock
  • CoNe

Research interests


  • development and implementation of algorithms in molecular phylogenetics
  • statistical analyses and evaluation of molecular sequence data and phylogenetic reconstructions
  • development of software applications used in molecular phylogenetics
  • graph theory and phylogenetic networks
  • theoretical biology

Software Development

  •     object-oriented C++, C, Perl, R, Python, Java, MatLab
  •     SQL
  •     OpenMP, MPI
  •     advanced UNIX

Further information


EU scholarship programme „Summer of High Performance Computing“, IT4Innovations, Ostrava, Czech Republic
        „Visualization of Air Pollution Models Using Volumetric Rendering

  •         parallel programming (OpenMP, MPI)
  •         visualization of scientific data, programming of a graphical pipeline

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