MCB111: Mathematics in Biology (Fall 2020)


week 00: Wed/Fri 02/04 Sep
Sampling from a probability distribution
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week 01: Wed/Fri 09/11 Sep
Information Theory
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week 02: Mon/Wed/Fri 14/16/18 Sep
Probability and Inference

week 03: Mon/Wed/Fri 21/23/25 Sep
Model comparison - Hypothesis testing

week 04: Mon/Wed/Fri 28/30 Sep 02 Oct
Significance: The Student’s t-test and p-values

week 05: Mon/Wed/Fri 05/07/09 Oct
Maximum likelihood and least-squares

week 06: Wed/Fri 14/16 Oct
Probabilistic models and Inference

week 07: Mon/Wed/Fri 19/21/23 Oct
Probabilistic Models and Expectation Maximization

week 08: Mon/Wed/Fri 26/28/30 Oct
Neural Networks - Learning as inference

week 09: Mon/Wed/Fri 02/04/06 Now
Random Walks in Biology

week 10: Mon/Wed/Fri 09/11/23 Nov
Molecular Dynamics as a Markov Process

week 11: Mon/Wed/Fri 16/18/20 Nov
Feedback Control in Biological Interactions

week 12: Mon/Mon 23/30 Nov
Genetic switches

week 13: Wed 02 Dec
Pattern formation and Turing Instability

04 Dec Final out at 10:30
14 Dec Final due at midnight