Conferences & Workshops

Frontiers in Single Cell Biology – SBP’s 38th Annual Symposium
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Hilton Torrey Pines
Hosted by Drs. Peter Adams and Sumit Chanda
Register for the event here

SDCSB’s Quarterly Systems-to-Synthesis Meeting (S2S Fall 2017)
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
1:30 PM – 6:00 PM
UC San Diego, MET Bldg, 141-143
View details and register here

SDCSB’s Quarterly Systems-to-Synthesis Meeting (S2S Spring 2018)
Thursday, May 17, 2018
1:30 PM – 6:00 PM
UC San Diego, MET Bldg, 141-143
Registration begins spring 2018


Weekly Events

Genetics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Colloquium (2017-18)

qBio Seminar Series (2017-18)

Systems Biology Career Development Seminars (Spring 2018)

Monthly Events

San Diego Bioinformatics Users Series (SDBUS)

Systems Biology Club

qBio Seminar Series

Mondays at 3:00pm, in 1205 NSB


Winter 2017 Schedule

January 9, 2017     
Dr. Lena Koslover (UC San Diego)
January 16, 2017
No Seminar (MLK Jr. Day)
January 23, 2017
Dr. Dan Gottschling (Calico)
January 30, 2017  
Dr. Otto Cordero (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
February 6, 2017
Dr. Dina Rinberg (New York University)
February 13, 2017
Dr. Mark Franstrum (Brigham Young University)
February 20, 2017
No Seminar (President’s Day)
February 27, 2017  
Dr. Joshua Weitz (Georgia Tech University)
March 6, 2017  
Dr. Kim Reynolds (UT Southwestern)
March 13, 2017  
Dr. Venkatesh Murthy (Harvard University)


Fall 2016 Schedule

September 26, 2016    
Jeff Gore (MIT)
Building Microbial Communities from the Bottom-Up
October 3, 2016
Andrew Mugler (Purdue University)
Physics of Cell-Cell Communication and Collective Behavior
October 10, 2016  
Dr. Benjamin Good (Miller Fellow, UC Berkeley)
Watching Molecular Evolution Over 60,000 Generations
October 17, 2016   
Dr. Leonid Mirny (MIT)
Genome Organization
October 24, 2016
Dr. IIya Nemenman (Emory University)
Statistical Mechanics of Motor Control and Sensorimotor Learning
October 31, 2016
Dr. Emma Farley (UC San Diego)
Regulatory Specificity During Animal Development
November 7, 2016 Dr. Rami Pugatch (Tel Aviv University)
November 14, 2016 Dr. Charles Wolgemuth (University of Arizona)
November 21, 2016
Dr. Rama Ranganathan (UT Southwestern)
November 28, 2016
Dr. Igor Aranson (Argonne National Lab)
Linking Bacterial Motility and Liquid Crystallinity In a Model of Living Nematic




Spring 2016 Schedule

March 28, 2016
Brandon Gaut (University of California, Irvine)
Experimental Evolution of E. coli: the Phenotypic Effects of Adaptive Convergence
April 4, 2016
Winrich Freiwaldo (The Rockefeller University)
On the Neural Circuits for Face Recognition: a Vision Science Perspective on the Social Brain
April 11, 2016 Christopher Marx (University of Idaho)
Novel induction of cell stasis to protect the cell from a toxic central metabolic intermediate
April 18, 2016 Jin Zhang (University of San Diego, California)
Illuminating Biochemical Activity Architecture of the Cell
April 25, 2016 David Hu (Georgia Tech)
The universal law of urination
May 2, 2016
Eva-Maria Schoetz Collins (University of California, San Diego)
Dynamics of mouth opening in Hydra
May 16, 2016 Ying Lu (Harvard Medical School)
Specificity, efficiency and processivity in the eukaryotic protein degradation system
May 23, 2016 
Adam Deutschbauer (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)
The phenotypic landscape of bacteria

Winter 2016 Schedule

January 11, 2016
Aleksandra Walczak (Laboratoire de Physique Théorique Ecole Normale Supérieure)
Diversity and adaptation of immune systems
January 25, 2016 Abhyudai Singh (University of Delaware)
Modeling timing phenomena in single-cells: From phage-induced lysis to cell-division events
February 1, 2016 Cornelis Murre (University of California, San Diego)
The contraction of space and time in gene regulation and immune cell development
February 8, 2016 Gregoire Altan-Bonnet (The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)
Synchronization and divergence of lymphocyte activation through cell-to-cell communications
February 22, 2016 Fred Chang (Columbia University)
Morphogenesis and Division of the Fission Yeast Cell
February 29, 2016 Erel Levine (Harvard University)
Coordinated sensing and response in worms
March 7, 2016
Kim Sneppen (University of Copenhagen)
Competition and Diversity in Microbial Systems

Fall 2015 Schedule

October 5, 2015
Matt Scott (University of Waterloo)
How infection virulence affects antibiotic susceptibility
October 12, 2015 Olga Dudko (University of California, San Diego)
The Contraction of Space and Time in Genomic Interaction
October 19, 2015 Oskar Hallatschek (University of California Berkeley)
Microbes under pressure
October 26, 2015 Ben Kerr (University of Washington)
Dear Prudence: The Evolution of Cooperative Restraint in Structured Population
November 2, 2015 Gurol Suel (University of California San Diego)
Collective dynamics and long-range signaling in biofilms
November 9, 2015 Eric J. Bennett(University of California, San Diego)
Using the ubiquitin-modified proteome to monitor protein homeostasis fidelity
November 16, 2015 Ben Dongsung Huh (Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit)
A Conservation law and Power laws in Human Movements
November 23, 2015 Rachel J. Dutton (University of California San Diego)
Deconstructing and reconstructing microbial communities using cheese