Course 4190.419: Biotechnology and Computing

School of Computer Science and Engineering,
Seoul National University

Instructor

Danny van Noort

TA

Ho-Sik Seok (872-5127)

Classroom

301-101

Time

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00~11:00

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%)

New schedule

  • 30 November: essay #2 submission
  • 2, 7 December: presentation
  • 9 December: final exam

Schedule

 

Main Subjects

Ref

PPT

1

Introduction

 

[PPT]

2

Molecular biology

Chap 2, 3 of New biolog

[PPT]

3

Biotechnology

Chat 5 of
New biology"

[PPT]

4

Bio-Mems

Paper1, 2

[PPT]

5

Bio-informatics

Chap 9 of New biology

[PPT]

6

Bio-modeling

 

[PPT]

7

Cells and e-cells

Chap 4, 7 ofNew biology

[PPT]

8

Transcription and regulation

Chap 6 of New biology

[PPT]

9

Cell communication

 

[PPT]

10

Neural networks

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PDF conversed Ref

[PPT]

11

DNA computing

Paper3, 4

[PPT]

12

Fractals and patterns/ the birds and the bees ... and ants

 

[PPT]