Date: November 17-18, 2012
Time: 1:30 p.m. Nov. 17 - 4:00 p.m. Nov. 18
Location: University of Tennessee Conference Center - Knoxville, TN
Objectives: The fourth annual undergraduate research conference provided opportunities for undergraduates to present their research at the interface of biology and mathematics. Student talks and posters were featured as well as a panel discussion on career opportunities. Faculty and students were invited to attend. Middle and high school teachers were also invited.
Christine E. Heitsch, Associate Professor of Mathematics at Georgia Institute of Technology
Topic: From Plato to Pasteur and Beyond: the Combinatorics of RNA Viruses
John W. Glasser, Center for Disease Control
Topic: A Tale of Two Models: Modeling STIs as Simply as Possible
Social Media at URC 2012:
Twitter: NIMBioS staff used Twitter for live updates, highlights from sessions, and more. Visit https://twitter.com/NIMBioS. View and join in conversations about URC 2012 on Twitter by using the hashtag #urc12.
Descriptive Flyer (pdf)
URC Abstract Book 2012 (PDF)
For more information, contact:
Associate Director for Education and Outreach, NIMBioS
Phone: (865) 974-4270 (Math) (865) 974-9349 (NIMBioS) Fax: (865) 974-9300