Syllabus for Entrance to Ph.D. in Computational Biology

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Oct 17, 2013 (3 years and 9 months ago)

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Syllabus for Entrance to Ph.D. in
Computational Biology



Section A:


Structural Biology, Biological Computation, Functional and Comparative Genomics, Biological
Databases, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Introduction to Operating Systems
&
Programming Languages, Advanced Statistics & biostatistics, Object Oriented Programming,
Data Structures, Perl Programming


Section B: Algorithms, Tools, and Database Development:


Database Design and Development, Advanced Scripting Languages for Bioinform
atics,
Advanced Algorithms for Bioinformatics, Tools Development & Validation


Section C: Machine Learning:


Hidden Markov Model (HMM), Artificial Neural Network (ANN), Support Vector Machine
(SVM), Genetic Algorithm (GA)
,
Stochastic Context Free Grammar (
SCFG)


Section D: Drug Designing
:


Molecular Imaging and Designing, Computational Drug & Vaccine Design Techniques,
Chemoinformatics, Molecular Simulation