University of Rochester

Bioinformatics Cluster

The Bioinformatics cluster meets monthly for student and faculty talks on current research in the area of Bioinformatics. The meeting is open to all members of the University community. We meet at 11:30 on the second Thursday of the month and additionally for outside speakers.

Funding for cluster activities is provided by the Provost through UCIS.

Schedule 2013-2014

September 11, 2013

11:00 AM

Computer Studies Building (CSB) 209

River Campus

Professor Alfred Hero, University of Michigan

Correlation mining in massive data

December 12, 2013

11:30 AM

Neuman Room

(Medical Center Room

Harry Stern, Center for Integrated Research Computing

Accelerating calculations of RNA secondary structure partition functions using GPUs

March 13, 2014

11:30 AM

Neuman Room

(Medical Center Room

Dejun Lin, Grossfield Lab, Biochemistry and Biophysics

Investigation of the mechanism of antimicrobial lipopeptides using coarse-grained molecular dynamics simulations

The cluster is co-directed by David Mathews and Gaurav Sharma.

Previous year schedules are available at 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2011-2012, and 2012-2013.

Thanks to Tod Romo for the headline image.