Jan Klosa, M.Sc.

+49 38208 68-902
Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
Institute of Genetics and Biometry
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf

Research interests

  • Mathematical methods in quantitative genetics
  • Whole-genome regression
  • Techniques to reduce the model dimension

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 2017: PhD student, Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN) and University of Greifswald
  • 2014 – 2017: Research assistant, Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
  • 2013 – 2014: PhD student, Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • 2010 – 2012: Studies of Mathematics (M.Sc.), University of Brunswick – Institute of Technology, master thesis at the INRIA Bordeaux – Sud-Ouest, France, title of thesis: “Extrapolated BDF Residual Distribution Schemes for the Shallow Water Equations”
  • 2007 – 2010: Studies of Mathematics (B.Sc.), University of Brunswick – Institute of Technology

Publications

Hellander, A.; Klosa, J.; Lötstedt, P.; Macnamara, S. (2017):
Robustness analysis of spatiotemporal models in the presence of extrinsic fluctuations. SIAM J APPL MATH 77 (4): 1157-1183
Wittenburg, D.; Teuscher, F.; Klosa, J.; Reinsch, N. (2016):
Covariance between genotypic effects and its use for genomic inference in half-sib families. G3-Genes Genomes Genetics 6 (9): 2761-2772