NIMBioS offers fellowships for visits for up to several months by graduate students interested in pursuing research with NIMBioS Affiliate Faculty, postdoctoral fellows or working group participants. Visiting graduate students will work on-site at NIMBioS. The program is designed to facilitate graduate student training while fostering research at the interface of mathematics and biology. Graduate students at the beginning stages of linking theory and data are strongly encouraged to apply. For more information, click here.
Gang Wu (Chemical Engineering, Washington Univ.)
Project Title: Investigating fungal Rhizopus oryzae growth and morphology in submerged culture with agent-based modeling
Gang Wu will collaborate with with Shi Chen and Cristina Lanzas to develop a mathematical model to simulate the process of Rhizopus oryzae growth in order to investigate how various factors affect morphology.
Visit dates: Nov. 4 - Dec. 12, 2013
Tri Sri Noor Asih (Mathematics, Gadjah Mada Univ.)
Project Title: Mathematical modeling of cervical cancer immunotherapy
Tri Sri Noor Asih will collaborate with Steve Wise on a project to develop a model of cervical cancer immunotherapy.
Visit dates: August 28 - November 30, 2013
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