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REU Site: Modeling and Simulation in Systems Biology


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Description:
Who should attend: students majoring in a mathematical or computational science

The intellectual focus of the program is mathematical systems biology. Participants will be able to experience a wide range of modeling approaches and application domains, and will be immersed in intense, multi-faceted research programs in mathematical science. The program is hosted at the Center for Quantitative Medicine at UConn Health. The University of Connecticut Health Center, Center for Quantitative Medicine is a research center that brings together expertise ranging from computational biology and bioinformatics to statistics and health informatics, with a heavy emphasis on mathematical methods underpinning those fields.

Student Housing and Support Costs include:

- Program stipend - $5,000

- Travel allowance, housing and meals are included

- Access and use of the library

- Workshops, social activities and more

The approximate total monetary value is $10,000 (this includes stipend, travel reimbursement, lodging and food)


Application Deadline: 2/5/2017
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Program Dates: 5/31/2017 - 8/4/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Connecticut (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Computational Sciences
General Math & Computational Sciences
Mathematics

Keywords:
Computational Biology
Mathematical Modelling
Statistical Modelling

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


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