Summer Bioinformatics Workshop
August 7, Mon
Afternoon Session Description
NAC 7/106 and 7/105
Pathways Bioinformatics & Biomolecular Center
Computational skills in bioinformatics:
Class hours and credits: 1:15pm
4:00pm, Sci31501, 3 credits
Statistics, genome sequencing and annotation.
Location: NAC 7/106,
computer room , Department of Computer Science, CCNY
Instructors: Dr. I. Balsim (Mathematics, Kingsborough Community College)
Dr. Yuying Gosser (Bioinformatics, Grove School of Engineering, CCNY)
This interdisciplinary course will introduce:
a) Basic concepts in probability and statistics, Hidden Markov Model
c) Gene annotation and research project
Math, Art, Programming, and Molecular Graphics
Location: NAC 7/105, computer room , Department of Computer Science, CCNY
Instructors: Dr. P. Brass (Computational Geometry, Computer Science, CCNY)
Dr. Y. Gosser (
Bioinformatics, Grove School of Engineering, CCNY
This interdisciplinary course will introduce
a) Mathematical imagery, geometric shapes and symmetry, together with classical
examples of visual art.
b) Human genome project, visualization of small molecular and protein structure, and crystal lattice
c) Perl programming and two general methods in computer
PostScript and Ray Tracing.
Students will create and present their individual graphic art for important scientific objects
Interested students please contact:
or phone: 212
In addition, if the course credit is desired, please contact Dr. Yuying Gosser
This program is supported by HHMI, NSF, and CCNY Science and The Grove
School of Engineering.