Joshua Lederberg - John von Neumann Symposium: Towards Quantitative Biology

December 2, 2015
2015 Joshua Lederberg - John von Neumann Symposium
Towards Quantitative Biology

Hosted by: The Rockefeller University and The Simons Center for Systems Biology, Institute for Advanced Study

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Wolfensohn Hall, Institute for Advanced Study


Speakers Include:

Uri Alon
Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot
Evolutionary tradeoffs and the geometry of phenotype space

Adrienne Fairhall
University of Washington, Seattle
Multiple timescales of neuronal computation

Yasser Roudi
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim &
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
Navigating the manifolds of the brain

Alessandro Treves
International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste
Tired with phase transitions

Massimo Vergassola
University of California, San Diego
Symmetry and adaptation in C. elegans response to touch