Bianca De Sanctis


  • 2017-2018: MPhil Computational Biology, University of Cambridge, UK
  • 2016-2018: Statistician, Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute, University of Calgary, Canada
  • 2015-2017: Mathematician, De Koning Laboratory of Computational and Statistical Genetics, University of Calgary
  • 2016-2017: Mathematician, Geometric Energy Corporation, Calgary, Canada
  • 2010-2015: Bachelor of Science in Pure Mathematics and Statistics, University of Calgary, Canada


I'm a student in the MRes + PhD Mathematical Genomics and Medicine program. My research interests are mainly in the theory of population genetics.

Selected Publications

  • Bianca De Sanctis, Ivan Krukov, Jason de Koning. Allele Age Under Non-Classical Assumptions is Clarified by an Exact Computational Markov Chain Approach. Scientific Reports 2017.
  • Bianca De Sanctis, Ivan Krukov, Jason de Koning. Wright-Fisher Exact Solver (WFES): Scalable analysis of population genetic models without simulation or diffusion theory. Bioinformatics 2017.

  • German Luna Antonio Patiarroy, Samuel Reid, Bianca De Sanctis, and Vlad Gheorgiu. A Combinatorial Approach to Quantum Error Correcting Codes. Discrete Mathematics, Algorithms and Applications (DMAA) 2014.