Portrait of Jan Bjaalie

Jan Bjaalie

University of Oslo

Jan Bjaalie is Professor at the Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway, Infrastructure Director of the EU Human Brain Project, leader of the EBRAINS Data services, and Head of the Norwegian Neuroinformatics Node.He was founding Executive Director of the International Neuroinformatics Coordinating Facility (INCF) and is currently head of the INCF Norwegian Node and member of the INCF Council for Training, Science, and Infrastructure. His research group has studied wiring patterns in the brain and developed data systems for organizing and managing heterogeneous neuroscience research data by use of a new generation of digital brain atlases. The group develops software and workflows for analysis of data integrated in the atlases (“Google maps of the brain”). Jan Bjaalie is Chief editor of Frontiers in Neuroinformatics and Section editor of Brain Structure and Function.

: Livestream session from the European Parliament STOA Panel
: Data, Atlas & Simulation
: Brain Research in the European Landscape
: The Concept of EBRAINS (Services) and the Future Perspective
: HBP and EBRAINS towards 2023 and beyond