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2012 Workshop on Control Theory in Biology Day 1
Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 9:00 - 18:30
Auditorium 1003, 10th floor, Electrical Engineering Building, Technion

Stephen and Sharon Seiden Frontiers in Science and Engineering Forum

 

The 2012 Workshop on: Control Theory in Biology

March 13-14, 2012

Organizing committee: Ron Meir and Shimon Marom, Network Biology Research group

Schedule

09:00 - 09:15

Introductory remarks

09:15 - 10:00

Introduction
Richard Murray


10:00 - 11:00

Beyond Optimality: Variability, Homeostasis and Modulation of Rhythmic Neuronal Circuits
Eve Marder (Brandeis)


11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 12:30

Can we model human metabolism on a genome scale?
Eytan Ruppin (Tel Aviv U)


12:30 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

The generative and receptive modes of sensation in the rat whisker system
Mathew Diamond (SISSA, Trieste)


15:00 - 16:00

Merging theory and biological experiments in search for mechanisms underlying environmental sensing VIC cell adhesion sites
Benny Geiger (Weizmann Inst.)


16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:30

Environmental perturbations uncover a degenerate landscape of developmental trajectories
Yoav Soen (Weizmann Inst.)


17:30 - 18:30

Molecular Coin Tossing
Jehoshua (Shuki) Bruck (Caltech)


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