mit biophysics seminar series

 

March 22

Synthetic Biology: Life Redesigned

Arup Chakraborty

IMES

February 22

Playing Newton: Learning Equations of Motion from Data

Leonid Mirny

IMES

February 15

(Special Seminar)

Antoine van Oijen

University of Wollongong, Australia

Single-molecule Studies of DNA Replication:

the Plasticity of the Replisome

Gabriela Schlau-Cohen

Chemistry

TITLE

Seminars are held bi-weekly (*unless otherwise noted) on

Wednesdays at 4:10pm (refreshments at 4pm) in 32-144.

date

speaker

host

March 8   

Laura Anne Lowery

Boston College

Iain Cheeseman

Biology

Regulation of Microtubule Dynamics by TACC Proteins During Growth Cone Guidance and Cell Migration

TBA

TBA

April 5       

TBA

Mark Bathe

Bioengineering

Synthetic Nucleic Acid Topology and Colloidal LEGO-Like Nanoparticles for Biological and Plasmonic Applications

May 17   

April 19

Michael Springer
Harvard
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Ratio Sensing and Signal Decomposition

Gene Wei Li

Biology

February 8

Yu-Shan Lin

Tufts University

Understanding and Designing Cyclic Peptides

Adam Willard

Chemistry

Yossi Weizmann

The University of Chicago

Ming Guo

Mechanical Engineering

Force-induced Transcription via Stretching Chromatin in Living Cells

May 3       

Ning Wang   

University of Illinois

Ilya Nemenman

Emory University

Nikta Fakhri

Physics

Irreversibility and Dissipation

April 26

(Special Seminar)

Juan Parrondo

Universidad Complutense de Madrid  

Jeff Gore

Physics

Active Droplets in Cells and at the Origin of Life

April 12   

David Zwicker

Harvard