Hernán Blanco

Hernán Blanco studied telecommunications engineering at the University of Vigo (Spain), obtaining his degree after a stay at the University of Leuven (Belgium), where he worked on his Master thesis, "Diverse Subgroup Set Discovery on a Time-Lapse Microscopy", collaborating with the DTAI research group.

Being a PhD student at the University of Antwerp, he is doing a long-term stay at DBIS to continue with his work on probabilistic databases and distributed systems.

Outside of the university, he is a passionate music-lover, as well as an enthusiastic football supporter. He also enjoys practicing sports, especially football and tennis.

Research Interests

  • Probabilistic graphical models
  • Data lineage processing
  • Distributed database systems


Contact details

Hernán Blanco

Research Assistant