Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing in Biology and Life Sciences

Scientific Committee



The workshop on Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing in Biology and Life Sciences will be held Dec 27 - Dec 29, 2013, in the Institute of Natural Sciences (Room 601, Pao Yue-Kong Library, North Entrance), Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.

The purpose of this workshop is to bring together computational scientists and applied mathematicians to discuss the state of the art and new directions of mathematical modeling and scientific computing in biology and life sciences.

Speaker Names


Dec. 27th, Friday Dec. 28th, Saturday Dec. 29th, Sunday
Morning sessions 8:50-9:00: Opening remarks    
Chair Dan Hu Douglas Zhou Min Tang
  9:00-9:45: Tiejun Li
Stochastic dynamics and rare events in computational biology
9:00-9:45: Wei Lin
Oscillations suppression, synchronization, and modulation
9:00-9:45: Wenlian Lu
On a Theory of Precise Neural Control in a Noisy System
  9:45-10:30: Shuqin Zhang
Community Identification in Networks
9:45-10:30: Hepeng Zhang
Mechanics and Statistics of Bacterial Locomotion
Coffee break 10:30-11:00 10:30-11:00 9:45-10:00
Chair Tiejun Li Wei Lin Benzhuo Lu
  10:00:10:45 Hao Ge
Probing allostery through DNA: interplay between theory and experiments
11:00-11:45: Yanmei Kang
Stochastic Resonance in Neural Processing and Perception: Several Mathematical Respects
11:00-11:45: Lei Zhang
Computation of Transition State and its Applications in System Biology
  11:45-12:30: Xiang Zhou
subcritical bifurcation for spatially extended non-gradient systems
11:45-12:30: Douglas Zhou
Causal and Structural Connectivity of Neuronal Networks
10:45-11:30: Min Tang
 The role of pressure, cell multiplication and active motion in tumor growth PDE models
Lunch 12:30:14:00 12:30:14:00  
Afternoon sessions      
Chair Jinzhi Lei Yunxin Zhang  
  14:30-15:15: Xianwen Ren
Improving clinical diagnosis by high-throughput biotechnologies
14:30-15:15: Jinzhi Lei
Adult stem cells regeneration: the crosstalk between genetic and epigenetic regulation
  15:15-16:00: Dan Hu
Optimization, Adaptation, and Initiation of Biological Transport Networks
15:15-16:00: Lingyun Wu
Biological Network Comparison
Coffee break 16:00-16:30 16:00-16:30  
Chair Lei Zhang Jin Yu  
  16:30-17:15: Jin Yu
Fluctuation and fidelity control of a non-proofreading polymerase
16:30-17:15: BenZhuo Lu
Finite element simulation of ion permeation in ion channel systems
  17:15-18:00: Yunxin Zhang
Cell motility driven by motor proteins
17:15-18:00: Yucheng Hu
Modeling Regulation in Complex Biological Systems
Dinner 18:30-20:30 18:30-20:30  

Abstracts of Lectures

Abstracts of Lectures.pdf

How to Arrive

Directions to INS: http://ins.sjtu.edu.cn/for-vistors/arrive.html


Academic Activities Center
Academic Activities Center of Shanghai Jiao Tong University
(86-21)54740800, 800 Dongchuan RD. Minhang District,Shanghai, China