Chas Nelson

Chas Nelson

LKAS Research Fellow in Data Science

University of Glasgow

I am an interdisciplinary scientist with a background in quantitative microscopy, bioimage analysis and data science currently working as a Lord Kelvin Adam Smith Research Fellow in Data Science within the Imaging Concepts Group at the University of Glasgow’s School of Physics and Astronomy.

My research interests are focussed on using data science and computer vision to improve bioimaging and analysis and enable better biology.


  • Bioimaging
  • Bioimage Analysis
  • Data Science


  • PhD in Bioimage Informatics, 2017

    Durham University

  • MSci in Biology & Physics within the Natural Sciences Programme (First Class), 2013

    Durham University