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REU Site: Modeling and Simulation in Systems Biology (MSSB)
|Primary Institution:||Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI)|
|Job Duration:||June 1 - August 7, 2010 (10 weeks)|
|Class Requirement:||Completed Sophomore Year
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
|Discipline(s):||Computer Science, Mathematics & Biology
|Description:||The scientific focus of the program is the modeling and simulation of biological networks, ranging from intracellular biochemical networks to networks at the organism level and the population level. The program is a partnership between the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) and the Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Mathematics (ICAM) at Virginia Tech.
VBI is a multidisciplinary research institute integrating quantitative and experimental approaches to biological systems. ICAM focuses on interdisciplinary research and education, brining together mathematics, engineering, and the sciences.
library use, campus parking, and public transportation, social activities, scientific ethics workshop, workshops on giving presentations, and more
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
Biomath Program Coordinator
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
Washington Street (0477)
Blacksburg, VA 24061