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Esteban Hernandez-Vargas

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  • Research Group Leader
  • Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies
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Research interests

Control EngineeringViral InfectionsQuantitative Pharmacology


He is originally from Guadalajara, Mexico. After obtaining his BSc in Chemical Engineering and MSc in Control Engineering, he moved to Ireland to start a PhD in the Systems Biology group at the Hamilton Institute, NUI Maynooth. In 2011, he completed his doctoral studies (supervised by Prof. Richard H. Middleton). Since July 2011 he belongs to the Department of Systems Immunology in HZI.

Co-authors (81)

Recent publications

  • Multiscale model within-host and between-host for viral infectious diseases

    • Almocera A
    • Nguyen V
    • Hernandez-Vargas E
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  • The 2017 plague outbreak in Madagascar: Data descriptions and epidemic modelling

    • Nguyen V
    • Parra-Rojas C
    • Hernandez-Vargas E
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Professional experience

Research Group Leader

Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies

March 2017 - Present

Research Group Leader

Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung

July 2014 - February 2017(3 years)

Postdoctoral scientific researcher

Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung

July 2011 - June 2014(3 years)


PhD in Applied Mathematics

National University of Ireland

September 2008 - August 2011(3 years)

Master degree in Control Engineering


September 2006 - August 2008(2 years)

Degree in Chemical Engineering

Universidad de Guanajuato

September 1999 - September 2004(5 years)