Research/Internship Opportunity Detail Page
REU Site: Modeling and Simulation in Systems Biology (MSSB)
|Primary Institution:||Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech|
|Job Duration:||May 30 - August 3, 2012|
|Class Requirement:||Undergraduate College Student
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
|Description:||The intellectual focus of the program is mathematical systems biology. Specifically, students' 2012 research projects will include two different but related areas: (1) Mathematical modeling of mammalian iron metabolism. (2) Mathematical algorithms and software for modeling and simulation in systems biology. The program is hosted at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech.
VBI is a multidisciplinary research institute integrating quantitative and experimental approaches to biological systems.
|Stipend:||$3,500 (Scholarship reimbursement-NOT stipend)|
Access and use of the library, 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