MCB111: Mathematics in Biology (Fall 2021)


__week 00: 01/03 Sep
Sampling from a probability distribution
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__week 01: 08/10 Sep
Information Theory
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__week 02: 13/15/17 Sep
Probability and Inference
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__week 03: 20/22/24 Sep
Model comparison - Hypothesis testing
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__week 04: 27/29 Sep 01 Oct
Significance: The Student’s t-test and p-values
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__week 05: 04/06/08 Oct
Maximum likelihood and least-squares
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__week 06: 13/15 Oct
Probabilistic models and Inference
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__week 07: 18/20/22 Oct
Probabilistic Models and Expectation Maximization
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__week 08: 25/27/29 Oct
Neural Networks - Learning as inference
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__week 09: 01/03/05 Nov
Random Walks in Biology

__week 10: 08/10/12 Nov
Molecular Dynamics as a Markov Process

__week 11: 15/17/19 Nov
Feedback Control in Biological Interactions

__week 12: 22/29 Nov
Genetic switches

__week 13: 01 Dec
Pattern formation and Turing Instability

__ Dec__ Final out at 10:30
__ Dec__ Final due at midnight