Universität Wien FIND

269020 VO Computational Concepts in Biology II (2018S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

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Language: English

Examination dates

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Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Practical classes on March 14 and March 21: in TBI lecture hall (ground floor), Währingerstrasse 17 !!!

Wednesday 07.03. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 11.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 18.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 25.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 02.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 09.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 16.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 23.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 30.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 06.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 13.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 20.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Wednesday 27.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Kurt-Gödel-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien

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Aims, contents and method of the course

Functional genomics
- Large-scale experimental methods
- Data management, reduction, normalization
- Methods for differential analysis and clustering
- Enrichment analysis and network-based analysis

Biological networks
- Topological analysis
- Stoichiometric analysis (MFA, FBA)
- Rule-based modeling of combinatorial complex networks
- Differential equation based methods
- Process algebras and model-checking

Organisms and ecosystems
- Genetics and metabolomics
- Systems biology of human diseases
- Dynamical modeling of organism development (including imaging)
- Environmental modeling (ecoenzymatic theories, stochiometry based theories)
- Information processing in biological systems

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Ability to explain the biological problem; ability to abstract the biological problem and to connect it to computational concepts; ability to select appropriate mathematical and computational methods; ability to perform selected computational methods and to interprete their results.

Examination topics

Lectures, seminars, practical exercises, presentations and group discussions.

Reading list

Will be provided during the lecture

Association in the course directory

CO-BIO2

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