Genetics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Colloquium
Thursdays, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UC San Diego, Powell-Focht Bioengineering Hall, Fung Auditorium
Complete schedule here

qBio Seminar Series 2016-2017

Mondays at 3pm, 1205 NSB


Fall 2016

September 26
Jeff Gore (MIT)
Building Microbial Communities from the Bottom-Up
October 3
Andrew Mugler (Purdue University)
Physics of Cell-Cell Communication and Collective Behavior
October 10
Dr. Benjamin Good (Miller Fellow, UC Berkeley)
Watching Molecular Evolution Over 60,000 Generations
October 17
Dr. Leonid Mirny (MIT)
Genome Organization
October 24
Dr. IIya Nemenman (Emory University)
Statistical Mechanics of Motor Control and Sensorimotor Learning
October 31
Dr. Emma Farley (UC San Diego)
Regulatory Specificity During Animal Development
November 7 Dr. Rami Pugatch (Tel Aviv University)
Talk TBA
November 14 Dr. Charles Wolgemuth (University of Arizona)
Talk TBA
November 21
Dr. Rama Ranganathan (UT Southwestern)
Talk TBA
November 28
Dr. Igor Aranson (Argonne National Lab)
Linking Bacterial Motility and Liquid Crystallinity In a Model of Living Nematic


Winter 2017

January 9………..
Dr. Lena Koslover (UC San Diego)
Transport and Mixing in an Active Eukaryotic Cytoplasm
January 23
Dr. Dan Gottschling (Calico)
How Do Interconnected Cellular Systems Change With Age?
February 6
Dr. Dina Rinberg (New York University)
Concentration Invariant Odor Identity Coding
February 13
Dr. Mark Franstrum (Brigham Young University)
Bridging Mechanism and Phenomenology in Models of Complex Biological Systems
February 27
Dr. Joshua Weitz (Georgia Tech University)
Immunophage Synergy For Treating Acute Respiratory Infections
March 6
Dr. Kim Reynolds (UT Southwestern)
An Evolutionary Module in Central Metabolism
March 13
Dr. Venkatesh Murthy (Harvard University)
Olfactory Object Analysis and Categorization in Mice


Spring 2017

April 10……………
Dr. Jeffrey Barrick (UT Austin)
When Synthetic Biology Evolves: Genetic Codes and Failure Modes
April 17
Dr. Johan Paulsson (Harvard Medical School)
The Role of Fluctuations in Individual Cells
April 24
Dr. Wenying Shou (Fred Hutchinson Center)
The Evolution of Microbial Community Function
May 1
Dr. Otto Cordero (MIT)
Talk TBA
May 8
Dr. Kevin Yackle (UCSF)
Breathing, Arousal and the Brain(stem)
May 15
Dr. Brian Kennedy (Buck Institute for Research on Aging)
The Age of Aging – Can We Intervene?
May 22
Dr. Wendell Lim (UCSF) 
Programming and Perturbing Cell Signaling Networks 
June 5
Dr. Tom Chou (UCLA)
Talk TBA