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Online Colloquium: “Artificial Intelligence Captures Language of Life Written in Proteins” — March 4, 2021 at 4 PM

Dr. Burkhard Rost
Professor and Department Chair
Department of Informatics
Technical University of Munich
Munich, Germany
Thursday, March 4, 2021, 4 PM EST
Via Video Conference (contact wfuphys@wfu.edu for link information)

All interested persons are cordially invited to join the Zoom call.

ABSTRACT – To Come

Bio

After studying physics, history and philosophy at the Universities of Giessen and Heidelberg, Professor Rost received his doctorate at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in 1994. Following research stays at EMBL and the European Bioinformatics Institute in Cambridge (UK), as well as a brief period in industry at LION Bioscience in Heidelberg, he assumed a professorship at Columbia University (New York) in 1998. In 2009, he accepted an appointment to the Chair of Bioinformatics at TUM. He is a member of the New York Academy of Sciences and has been President of the International Society for Computational Biology since 2007. He has authored 200 scientific publications with a Hirsch index of 50 (2010).

Professional Websites:
Technical University of Munich (https://www.professoren.tum.de/en/rost-burkhard)
Department of Informatics (https://www.in.tum.de/en/cover-page/)
Rostlab (https://rostlab.org/)

 

Date

Mar 04 2021

Time

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Category

Organizer

Jed Macosko
Email
macoskjc@wfu.edu