Department of Mathematics

CoSy Seminars Spring 2015

13 January
Speaker:  Hans J.A.J. METZ, Institute of Biology Leiden, Universiteit Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands
Title: Meso-evolutionary predictions derivable from the interplay between ecology and evolution
Place: Ångström 12167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Claus Rüffler

20 January
Speaker:  Joakim Sundnes, Simula Research Laboratory, Oslo, Norway
Title: Computational models of electro-mechanical interactions in the heart
Place: Ångström 12167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Elisabeth Larsson

3 February
Speaker: Brandon Malone, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany
Title: Finding Optimal Bayesian Network Structures with Constraints Learned from Data
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Michael Ashcroft

10 February
Speaker: Heather Harrington, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Title: Nonlinear algebraic systems biology: Wnt signaling as a case study
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: David J.T. Sumpter

17 February
Speaker: Fabian Sinz, Dept. for Neuroethology, University of Tuebingen, Germany
Title: Least Informative Dimensions
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Michael Ashcroft

24 February
Speaker: Jeanette Hellgren Kotaleski, Dept. of Computational Biology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Title: Building a framework for in silico experimentation on motor systems 
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Stefan Engblom

3 March
Speaker: Jukka Corander, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Helsinki, Finland
Title: ABC meets machine learning - tools for fitting intractable models to genetic data
Place: Ångström 4005
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Elisabeth Larsson

10 March
Speaker: Joan Carles Pons Mayol, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of the Balearic Islands, Spain
Title:  Lateral gene transfer networks
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Krzysztof Bartoszek

24 March
Speaker: Kris Thórisson, School of Computer Science, Reykjavik University, Reykjavik, Iceland
Title: Seed-based continual learning & control under real world resource constraints.
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Michael Ashcroft

14 April
Speaker: Rémi Louf, CEA Institut de Physique Théorique, France
Title: Physics and the City
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Arianna Bottinelli

28 April
Speaker: Cassio de Campos, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Queen's University Belfast, UK
Title: Credal networks for Sensitivity Analysis in Graphical Models
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Michael Ashcroft

5 Maj
Speaker: Ramon Grima, Synthetic and Systems Biologu, University of Edinburgh, UK
Title: A comparison of approximation methods for stochastic biochemical networks
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00

12 Maj (Canceled)
Speaker: Nicolas Vayatis, Centre de Mathématiques et de Leurs Applications (CMLA), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan, France
Title: 
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Michael Ashcroft

19 Maj 
Speaker: Marco Gherardi, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Title: Quantitative laws of software evolution
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Arianna Bottinelli

26 Maj (Canceled)
Speaker: Lesley Morrell, Biological, Biomedical and Environmental Sciences, University of Hull, UK
Title:
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: David J.T. Sumpter

9 Juni
Speaker: Kolbjørn Tunstrøm, Energy and Environment, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden
Title: Stability of complex ecological systems
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Kristiaan Pelckmans

16 Juni
Speaker: Robert Antonucci, Physics Dept., University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Title: Active Galactic Nuclei and Quasars:  Why Still a Puzzle after 50 Years?
Place: Ångström 11167
Time:12.00-13.00
Local contact person: Beatriz Villarroel Rodriguez