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September 29, 2016

Dan Nettleton has been named director of the Laurence H. Baker Center for Bioinformatics and Biological Statistics at Iowa State University.  Nettleton will lead the L.H.

September 28, 2016

Fellowship/Assistantship available for
Spring, 2017 admission to
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB) at Iowa State University
 

September 23, 2016

AMES, Iowa – David Grewell, professor of agricultural and biosystems engineering; Paul Plummer, associate professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine; and Nicole Valenzuela, associate professor of ecology, evolution, and organismal biology,

September 23, 2016

Iowa State cyber-security playground named finalist for R&D 100 Award


Posted Aug 30, 2016 11:45 am


September 16, 2016

Federal STEM Graduate Seminar Series -- How to Successfully Apply for Federal Fellowships

September 08, 2016

By Mike Krapfl, News Service
 

The third round of funding from a presidential initiative will build four research teams that will use big data to benefit human and animal health, improve cities and build new tools for researchers.

September 06, 2016

A new, exciting series of events called Knowledge on Tap is beginning Wednesday, September 14 at 7 p.m. at Torrent Brewing Company in Ames.

September 06, 2016

The Graduate College will hold its first

Three-Minute Thesis (3MT®) Competition

2 – 5 p.m. Tuesday, November 15, 2016 – 1213 Hoover Hall

 

August 06, 2016

Offered Fall 2016 - 2 credits

The basics of protein computations, protein mechanisms, and computations to infer mechanisms.

Course includes a project to help you learn about the mechanism of a protein of interest to you

August 06, 2016

Purpose of Math/ComS/CprE 424 & 525:  The purpose of 424 and 525 is to train students to be able to effectively use on-campus High Performance Computing (HPC) machines. Students without Fortran or C programming experience should take 424 and then 525.

July 21, 2016

By Mike Krapfl, News Service


Eliot Winer


July 19, 2016

The poster Evolutionary Origin of Orphan Genes by Zebulon Arendsee (BCB/GDCB/CMB), Andrew Wilkey (ISU undergrad in BCBio), Priyanka  Bhandary (BCB/GDCB/CMB), and Eve Sykin Wurtele (BCB/GDCB/CMB), was awarded an F1000 Poster Award at the 2016 conference of the I

June 09, 2016

Programmable DNA Nanosystem for Molecular Interrogation published in Nature


May 18, 2016

While one adventure ends by graduating from Iowa State University, another begins as the Iowa State Economic Development and Industry Relations (EDIR) team prepares to launch a new avenue for students, faculty, and staff to create businesses with the StartUp Factory: a 52-week intensive program t

May 03, 2016

Xin Yin presented his BCB Dissertation Seminar on April 29.  His mentors are Karin Dorman, Statistics and Greg Phillips, VMPM.  The title of his dissertation is Probabilistic methods for quality improvement in high-throughput sequencing data.

March 28, 2016

The Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Graduate Student Organization (BCBGSO) hosted their Second Annual BCB Symposium, “Current Topics in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology” on March 25 at Reiman Gardens. 


March 10, 2016

Divita Mathur will present for her dissertation defense on March 21 at 9 a.m.

February 06, 2016

The Graduate College will be offering four, one-hour workshops that will allow you to develop your Career Plan. They will be introducing the Cyclone Strategy.

January 31, 2016

The second round of awards in the Presidential Initiative for Interdisciplinary Research will help build four big data research teams and launch major projects in digital agriculture and intelligent text analysis.

January 31, 2016

The ISU Postdoc Association has organized this seminar, co-sponsored by GPSS and the Committee on Lectures.


January 25, 2016

A new working group, the Efficient Computing Workflow group, is forming in the Statistics Department.  If you want to improve the efficiency of your code, this may be the workgroup for you !  A lightweight text editor, Vim, will be presented.

 

January 16, 2016

Lee Altenberg will visit next week as a part of the BCB faculty cluster hire the College of LAS has granted to our program.

January 16, 2016

The Program for Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) was founded in 1986 by a group of ISU faculty and staff concerned about the underrepresentation and underutilization of women in science and engineering.


January 12, 2016

Both of the Conference Chairs for this year's ISMB conference in Orlando, July 8-12, have taken part in BCB sponsored symposia at Iowa State.  Also, the overseer of the poster session is Iddo Friedberg, new BCB faculty member in VMPM

December 22, 2015

AMES, Iowa — A recent study about the college experience by the American Institute for Economic Research named Ames as the top-ranked college town in the United States, with Iowa City following in third place.

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