National Children's Research Centre

First Name: Carlos
Last Name: Pinto

Position Occupied Data Manager

Carlos has joined the NCRC as┬áData Manager, where he is developing an integrated data management system for the Centre’s research data. He is also a Research Fellow in the Neuropsychiatric Genetics Group in the Department of Psychiatry at Trinity College Dublin, which he joined in 2005. In addition to managing the Group’s data systems, he is a member of the Bioinformatics and Biostatistics Unit. His main research interests are in the development of novel data analysis methods for large genetic data sets. Prior to this he spent six years with Hitachi Dublin Laboratory, where he worked on the application of high-performance computing techniques to a variety of problems in meteorology, fluid dynamics and genetics. He also spent four years in the Department of Physics and Space Research at the University of Birmingham, as a member of the design team for the XMM-Newton orbiting X-ray telescope.