Course 4190.419: Biotechnology and Computers

 

School of Computer Science and Engineering,
Seoul National University

Instructor

Danny van Noort

TA

Ho-Sik Seok (872-5127)

Classroom

301-203

Time

Sat, 09:30 ~ 12:30

Objectives

  • Getting insights in the role computers can play in biology
  • Giving an instruction to the upcoming fields in engineering and biology

Textbook

New Biology: For Engineers and Computer Scientists(Pearson Education, Inc., 2004)

Reference

Evaluation

  • An examination (40%)
  • Two essays (30%)
  • A presentation on one of two essays in English (20%)
  • Participation (10%)

  Bulletin board


  • Schedule

Lecture No.

Main Subjects

Ref

PPT

1

(Sep. 4)

Introduction

Ref

[PPT]

2

(Set . 11)

Molecular biology

Chap 2, 3 of New biology

[PPT]

3

(Set. 18)

Canceled due to extracurricular meeting

 

 

4

(Set. 25)

Canceled for the harvest festival

 

 

5

(Oct. 2)

Biotechnology

Chat 5 of New biology

[PPT]

6

(Oct. 9)

Bio-MEMS

Paper1, 2

[PPT]

7

(Oct. 16)

Bio-Informatics

Chap 9 of New biology

[PPT]

8

(Oct. 23)

Bio-modeling

Ref

[PPT]

9

(Oct. 30)

Cells and e-cells

Chap 4, 7 of

New biology

[PPT]

10

(Nov. 6)

Transcription and regulation

Chap 6 of New biology

[PPT]

11

(Nov. 13)

Cell communication

Ref

[PPT]

12

(Nov. 20)

Neural networks

Ref

PDF conversed Ref

[PPT]

13

(Nov. 26)

DNA computing

Paper3, 4

[PPT]

14

(Nov. 27)

Fractals and patterns/ the birds and the bees and ants

Ref

[PPT]

(new!)

15

(Dec. 11)

Final Exam

(Korean-English or English-Korean dictionary is allowed!)

 

 


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