PEB Discussion Group 2017-2018

2017-2018 Student Organizers:

Mary Lou Bailey (Mochrie lab, Applied Physics)
Bara Badwan (Clark lab, MCDB)

2017 Fall PEB discussion group schedule

September 22, 2017

Rong Fan (Fan lab): Single cell omics tools for immune oncology

Michael Mak (Mak lab): Cell matrix dynamics: Experiments and simulations

October 20, 2017

Nirag Kadakia (Emonet lab): Olfactory sensing in a vast odor space: adaptive mechanisms for robust combinatorial coding

Dick Kibbey (Kibbey lab): Measuring mitochondrial metabolism by modeling multiordinate mass-isotopomers: from rare disease to diabetes drug

November 17, 2017

Mahmut Demir (Emonet lab): How do insects navigate odor plumes?

Peter Williams (O’Hern lab): Computational models of the bacterial cytoplasm

2018 Spring PEB discussion group schedule

January 19, 2018

Daniel Seara (Murrell lab): Non-canonical actomyosin interactions drive stabilizing F-actin bending fluctuations

Simon Mochrie (Mochrie lab): Analysis of single particle tracks reveals the biochemistry of DNA binding proteins in living cells

February 16, 2018

Margarida Agrochao (Clark lab): Which neurons regulate walking speed in fruit flies?

Zachary Levine (Levine lab): Intrinsically disordered protein folding and the thermodyamics of amyloid diseases

March 16, 2018

Catherine Matulis (Clark lab): Distributed contrast adaptation in Drosophila visual circuits

Alvaro Sanchez (Sanchez lab): Emergent simplicity in microbial community assembly

April 20, 2018

Jack Treado (O’Hern lab): Proteins without a backbone: A new perspective on the structural properties of protein cores and cavities

Ben Machta (Machta lab): TBD

May 25, 2018

2nd year PEB students