Dr Ganesh Bagler
Ganesh Bagler is a computational biology researcher seeking for interdisciplinary applications of data science to health and medicine. Pioneering ‘Computational Gastronomy’ research from his lab has helped establish foundations of this emerging data science that deals with food, their flavors, and association with health. His lab has contributed to this new domain through studies in food pairing, culinary fingerprints, taste prediction and health impacts of food, other than creating keystone data repositories and applications. He is actively developing these research directions with a vision for transforming the ‘culinary landscape’ and seeking for its applications.