Controlling Biology: A Mathematical Approach

Marcella Gomez
Marcella Gomez
Speaker Name: 
Marcella Gomez
Speaker Title: 
Assistant Professor, Applied Mathematics & Statistics
Speaker Organization: 
Jack Baskin School of Engineering, UC Santa Cruz
Start Time: 
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 11:00am
End Time: 
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 12:30pm
Location: 
UCSC Biomedical Sciences Building Rm 200
Organizer: 
BD2K Summer Up Program, UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute Office of Diversity

Join us for the third installment of the BD2K Summer UP seminar series!

The field of synthetic biology, which includes building genetic systems from the ground up has the potential for large impact across many fields such as medicine, energy, and materials. Dr. Gomez will introduce her work using mathematics to help understand and advance such applications. In addition, she will share her life experiences navigating science as a first-generation grad.