MCB111: Mathematics in Biology (Fall 2023)


__week 00: 06/08 Sep
Sampling from a probability distribution
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__week 01: 11/13/15 Sep
Information Theory
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__week 02: 18/20/22 Sep
Probability and Inference
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__week 03: 25/27/29 Sep
Model comparison - Hypothesis testing
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__week 04: 02/04/06 Oct
Significance: The Student’s t-test and p-values

__week 05: 11/13 Oct
Maximum likelihood and least-squares

__week 06: 16/18/20 Oct
Probabilistic models and Inference

__week 07: 23/25/27 Oct
Probabilistic Models and Expectation Maximization

__week 08: 30/01/03 Oct-Nov
Neural Networks - Learning as inference

__week 09: 06/08/10 Nov
Random Walks in Biology

__week 10: 13/015/17 Nov
Molecular Dynamics as a Markov Process

__week 11: 20/27 Nov
Feedback Control in Biological Interactions

__week 12: 29/01 Nov-Dec
Genetic switches

__week 13: 04 Dec
Pattern formation and Turing Instability

__ 06 Dec__ Final out at 09:00
__ 14 Dec__ Final due at 09:00