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“NEW DIRECTIONS IN BIOCOMPUTATION”

DRESDEN, GERMANY, SEPTEMBER 12-13, 2017

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SCOPE

 

Combinatorial problems can be encoded into nanofabricated networks and solved by large numbers of molecular-motor-propelled protein filaments in so called Network-based biocomputation. In this workshop, experts of quantum- and DNA computing and molecular motor-powered, network-based computing will join forces to develop new directions in biocomputation.

 

Workshop scope

  • Approaches to bio- and parallel computing
  • Implementation of efficient algorithms
  • Efficient encoding and readout of large amounts of information into (biological) computing agents
  • Single-molecule sensing and detection
  • Fabrication and scale-up of computing devices

 

We are looking forward to inspiring talks and posters, as well as to new collaborations and initiatives.

INVITED SPEAKERS

 

Zev Bryant (Stanford University, USA)

Beáta Bugyi (University of Pécs, Hungary)

Irene Fernandez-Cuesta (Univ. Hamburg, Germany)

Adam Micolich (UNSW, Australia)

Dan Nicolau Sr. (McGill University, Canada)

Francis Woodhouse (University of Cambridge)

Yoshihisa Yamamoto (Stanford University, USA)

Boyan Yordanov (Microsoft Research, UK)

 

More detailed information about invited speakers.

VENUE

 

Vienna House QF Hotel, Dresden

 

Travel information

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION AND REGISTRATION

 

Deadline: 31st August 2017

 

Registration is closed

 

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s

Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 732482.

Call: FETPROACT-2016; Type of Action: RIA (Research and Innovation Action)

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