Systems Biology Seminars

All talks are held on Thursdays in LSEB 103

24 Cummington Mall at 12:45 PM – Pizza at 12:15

 

 

Spring 2017

2/2

Jie Liang, P.h.D
Molecular and Systems Computational Bioengineering
Lab -MoSCoBL Bioengineering Department
University of Illinois at Chicago

Talk Title: TBA
BU Hosts: Simon Kasif, and Sandor Vajda

 

2/9 – No Seminar

 

*2/17 – FRIDAY at 2:00 pm

Eric Winfree, P.h.D
Professor of Computer Science,
Computation and Neural Systems, and
Bioengineering
Caltech

Talk Title: TBA
BU Host: Doug Densmore

 

2/23

Marcus Roper, P.h.D
Associate Professor
Mathematics Department
UCLA

Talk Title: TBA
BU Host: Kirill Korolev

 

3/2 – Open Date

 

3/9 – No Seminar Spring Break

 

3/16

Orly Alter, P.h.D
USTAR Associate Professor
Bioengineering and Human Genetics at the Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, and the Huntsman Cancer Institute University of Utah

Talk Title: TBA
BU Host: Simon Kasif, and Eric Kolaczyk

 

3/23

Markus Basan, P.h.D
Assistant Professor
Systems Biology Program
Harvard

Talk Title: TBA
BU Host: Kirill Korolev

 

3/30

Vernita Gordon, P.h.D
Assistant Professor of Physics
Center for Nonlinear Dynamics
Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology
UT Austin

Talk Title: TBA
BU Host: Kirill Korolev

 

4/6 – Open Date

4/13 – Open Date

4/20 – Open Date

4/27 – Open Date

 

5/4

Gyan Bhanot, P.h.D
Professor Molecular Biology & Physics
Rutgers University

Talk Title: TBA
BU Host: Charles DeLisi

 

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Fall 2016

9/22

Josh Campbell, Ph.D.
BU Bioinformatics Alumnus
Assistant Professor
Division of Computational Biomedicine, Department of Medicine
Boston University

Talk Title:
Characterization of mutational signatures and single-cell heterogeneity in smoking-related lung disease

BU Host: Tom Tullius

 

9/29

David Miguez, Ph.D.
Head of Biophysics and Systems Biology Lab
University Autonoma de Madrid

Talk Title: Prediction of the mode and rate of division in a population of stem cells using a branching process
BU Host: Kirill Korolev

 

10/6

***Cancelled***

Xin Chen, Ph.D.
Professor, Acting Head,
Department of Bioinformatics,
College of Life Science
Zhejiang University, China

Talk Title: From omics profiles to phenotypic control
BU Host: Honghuang Lin

 

10/13

Nikolai Slavov, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Bioengineering
Northeastern University

Talk Title:
Trade-offs and principles in the coordination of metabolism and protein synthesis with cell growth and differentiation
BU Host: Pankaj Mehta

 

10/20

Timothy Elston, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology
University of North Carolina

Talk Title: Mathematical models for cell polarization and gradient sensing
BU Host: Tom Kepler

 

10/27

Christina Leslie, Ph.D.
Interim Chair, Computational Biology Program
Sloan Kettering Institute

Talk Title: Decoding epigenetic programs in cellular differentiation
BU Host: Tom Tullius

 

11/3

Raghuveer Parthasarathy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Physics
University of Oregon

Talk Title: Glimpses of Gut Microbes in their Physical World
BU Host: Pankaj Mehta

 

11/10

Ibrahim I. Cissé, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Physics
MIT

Talk Tilte: RNA Polymerase II cluster dynamics predict mRNA output in living cells
BU Host: Pankaj Mehta

 

11/17

Ido Golding, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Baylor College of Medicine

Talk Title: Deciphering the Stochastic Kinetics of Gene Regulation
BU Host: Pankaj Mehta

 

12/1

Nikta Fakhri, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Physics Department
MIT

Talk Title: Active Matters: probing forces, fluctuations and self-organization in biological systems
BU Host: Pankaj Mehta

 

12/8

Brian Hammer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Biology
Georgia Institute of Technology

Talk Title: Love in the Time of Cholera:
Cooperation and conflict in Vibrio cholerae communities
BU Host: Kirill Korolev

 

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