CBB Seminars

The Computational Biology Seminar is a weekly series of seminars on topics in computational biology presented by invited speakers, Duke faculty, and CBB doctoral and certificate graduate students.

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Fall 2022 Schedule

Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Place: 4233 French Family Science Center

Date Speaker Institution Host Presentation Title
Sept. 12 Anru Zhang Duke University Raluca Gordân Tensor Learning in 2020s: Methodology, Theory, and Biomedical Applications
Sept. 19 David Carlson Duke University Raluca Gordân Learning Electrical Connectomes of Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Behaviors
Sept. 26 Nathan Sheffield University of Virginia Kevin Moyung Making sense of non-coding genomic intervals 
Oct. 10 Jian Shu Harvard University  Susan Liu Decoding cell fates through single-cell genomics and imaging
Oct. 17 Mark Ryser Duke University Raluca Gordân Growth Dynamics of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ Recapitulate Normal Breast Development 
Nov. 7 Jamie Oaks Adaptive Biotech/Auburn University Devang Thakkar Generalizing phylogenetics to infer patterns predicted by processes of diversification
Nov. 14 Golnaz Vahedi University of Pennsylvania Devang Thakkar A multi-enhancer hub at the Ets1 locus endows competence for T cell differentiation 
Nov. 21 Didong Li University of North Carolina Susan Liu Interpretable Gaussian process models for genomic data 
Nov. 28 Joe Volpe LabCorp Harshit Sahay A Different Track: Being a Scientist in Industry 
Dec. 5 Pranam Chatterjee Duke University Harshit Sahay Towards Programmable Genome, Proteome, and Cell Engineering

Spring 2023 Schedule

Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Place: 4233 French Family Science Center

Date Speaker Institution Host Presentation Title
Jan. 30 Annis Richardson University of Edinburgh Sarah Van Dierdonck TBA
Feb. 6 Carl de Boer University of British Columbia Harshit Sahay TBA
Feb. 13 Sohini Ramachandran  Brown University Devang Thakkar TBA
Feb. 20 Quaid Morris Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Harshit Sahay TBA
Feb. 27 Kelly Ruggles New York University Devang Thakkar TBA
March 20 Sushmita Roy University of Wisconsin - Madison Harshit Sahay TBA
March 27 Jason Yang Rutgers University Amy Schmid TBA
April 17 Sean Gibbon University of Washington Lawrence David TBA