Penn graduate students, postdocs, and RAs are invited to lunch with Penn faculty. Not a talk – they’ll take 10 minutes to introduce their work, then it’s pure conversation. Sandwiches and drinks served.   Dom Sisti,¬†Asst Prof of Medical Ethics:¬†Neuroethics of Psychiatry   Location: 200 Goddard Labs

David Anderson Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of Mathematics University of Wisconsin, Madison   Location: David Rittenhouse Labs, A4   Relating network structure to dynamical properties in biological interaction systems   Models of cellular processes are often represented with networks that describe the interactions between the constituent molecules. These networks are usually incredibly complex. However, hidden […]

Mark Histed Unit on Neural and Computational Behavior NIMH   Cortical sensory processing at the single neuron level: circuits, computations, and behavior   During any behavior, many thousands or millions of neurons in the brain change their activity. To understand how the brain controls behaviors, it is important to identify the computational steps required, and […]

Math + Bio seminar: Peter Mucha

December 3, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Peter Mucha Department of Mathematics Department of Applied Physical Sciences Curriculum in Informatics and Computational Biology UNC Chapel Hill   Location: 10 Leidy Labs   Communities and Classification in Network Data   Community detection describes the organization of a network in terms of patterns of connection. A wide variety of methods for community detection have […]