TECBio REU Department Symposium

Thursday, July 27

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

6014 BST3

TECBio Student Mentor Title
9:00 - 9:15 Kieran Okerstrom Miler Lee
9:15 - 9:30 Christopher Dunstan David Koes
9:30 - 9:45 McKenzie Grundy Jim Faeder Exploring the Potential Bistability of CaMKII using Ruled-Based Modeling
9:45 - 10:00 Deepa Issar Matt Smith Real-time Spike Sorting for Brain Computer Interfaces
10:00 - 10:15 Cookie and coffee break
10:15 - 10:30 Connor Higgins Dennis Kostka Using Gapped K-mers Features to Predict Enhancer Function in Random Forest and Logistic Regression Models
10:30 - 10:45 Nassima Bouhenni Shikhar Uttam
10:45 - 11:00 Brian Dang Chakra Chennubhotla
11:00 - 11:15 Karl Keat Vaughn Cooper Convergent Evolution of Burkholderia cepacia complex Bacteria in Cystic Fibrosis Patients
11:15 - 11:30 Michelle Patino Maria Chikina Predicting Activity of Tissue Specific Enhancers Using a Deep Learning Framework
11:30 - 11:45 Cookie and coffee break
11:45 - 12:00 Leonard Watson, Jr. Bob Parker
12:00 - 12:15 Elissa Fink Lillian Chong Toward Atomistic Simulations of Pathways and Rate Constants for Protein-Peptide Unbinding Processes
12:15 - 12:30 Nicole Matamala Art Wetzel 3D-BrainView: A Visualization of the Brain
12:30 - 12:45 Lexi Morrissey Nathan Clark
12:45 - 1:00 Miller Mrosek Chakra Chennubhotla