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  • Seminars (Archive Section)
    • 2015
    • 2014
    • 2013
    • 2012
      • Speaker David A. Gallagher (C.chem, CAChe Research LLc, Oregon, USA
        Speaker David A. Gallagher (C.chem, CAChe Research LLc, Oregon, USA
        Title
        Apparent paradox resolved by new insights from quantum chemistry
        Day and Date
        11 September 2012
        Time and Venue
        3:00 pm seminar Hall (2), School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, JNU, New Delhi


        Speaker Dr. Deepayan Sarkar (Indian Statistical Institute New Delhi).
        Title
        Assessing Copy Number Variation Using
        Day and Date
        22 March 2012
        Time and Venue
        3:30 pm seminar Hall (1), School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, JNU, New Delhi


        Speaker Prof. Manju Bansal Indian Institute of Sciences Bangalore.
        Title
        Genes vs genomes: Role of non-coding
        Day and Date
        16 March,2012
        Time and Venue
        3:00 pm Seminar Hall, SBT/JNU


        Speaker Marcin Zagórski Physics, Jagiellonian University.
        Title
        Properties of gene regulatory networks under
        Day and Date
        13 February,2012
        Time and Venue
        3:00 pm Hall (1), Lecture Halls complex


        Speaker Dr. Soumya Datta (Department of Economics Shyamlal College, University of Delhi).
        Title
        Complex Dynamics of Real-Financial Interaction
        Day and Date
        18 January,2012
        Time and Venue
        4:00 pm Hall (1), Lecture Halls complex, SCIS


        Speaker Prof. Nick Jones (Department of Mathematics Imperial College London).
        Title
        Mitochondrial Variability
        Day and Date
        13 January,2012
        Time and Venue
        2:00 pm Hall (1), Lecture Halls complex, SCIS


        Speaker Dr. Samrat Chatterjee (ICGEB, New Delhi).
        Title
        Understanding relation between aberrant cell signaling and disease - experiment coupled with mathematical
        Day and Date
        11 January,2012
        Time and Venue
        3:30 pm Hall (1), SCIS


    • 2011
      • Speaker Dr. Bhaswar Ghosh (Bioengineering, EPFL) Switzerland. Title
        Promoter Architecture of Ribosomal Protein Genes in yeast Day and Date
        30 December,2011
        Time and Venue
        11:00 am Seminar Hall (1), SCIS


        Speaker Dr. Sidhartha Goyal (KITP, UCSB), USA Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics (KITP) at University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB). Title
        Rare beneficial mutations can halt Muller's ratchet Day and Date
        27 December,2011
        Time and Venue
        3:30 pm Seminar Hall (1), SCIS


        Speaker Dr. Frank Eisenhaber (Bioinformatics Institute Singapore). Title
        Decade after human genome sequencing Day and Date
        18 November,2011
        Time and Venue
        11:00 am Hall (1), SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. VS Gowri who is currently working with Prof. Indira Ghosh and Prof. Madhubala (SLS). Title
        Structural and Functional Investigations on aminoacyltRNA-synthetases from Leishmania major Day and Date
        16 November,2011
        Time and Venue
        3:30 am Hall (1), SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr Narayan Behera Title
        Applications of evolutionary computation to biology / bioinformatics
        (a) Genetic algorithm as an optimization tool
        (b) GA applied to the analysis of microarray gene expression data
        (c) GA in multiple sequence alignment of proteins
        (d) GA's application in gene regulation and rapid evolution
        Day and Date
        12 September 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:30 pm seminar Hall (2), School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, JNU, New Delhi


        Speaker Prof. James V. Wertsch Title
        Educating Future Global Leaders: The McDonnell Academy at Washington University in St. Louis
        Day and Date
        3rd Novermber ,2011
        Time and Venue
        3:00 pm Arts and Aesthetics Auditorium, JNU


        Speaker Dr. Prabal Maiti Department of Physics Indian Institute of Sciences Bangalore Title
        “Elasticity at nanoscale - DNA under tension”
        Day and Date
        20th October, 2011
        Time and Venue
        10: 00 a.m. Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. David Fell School of Life Sciecnes Oxford Brookes University U.K. Title
        “Modeling metabolic networks from DNA to cellular function”
        Day and Date
        12th October, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:30 pm Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Prof. B.Jayaram Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi Title
        “Protein folding : a local minimum in intellectual space”
        Day and Date
        28th September, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:30 pm Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Prof. Ross Barnard School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, Australia. Title
        “World leading biotechnology at the University of Queensland: Technological responses to a changing global environment”
        Day and Date
        22nd September, 2011
        Time and Venue
        9: 00 am Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Narayan Behera IBAB, Bangalore. Title
        “An evolutionary data mining algorithm to find the candidate genes of a disease for medical diagnostics”
        Day and Date
        7th September, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:30 pm Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Prof. Ashok Kolaskar (Chairman of BINC Coordination Committee) Ex Vice-Chancellor, Pune University
        Present Vice-Chancellor, KIIT, Bhubaneshwar Title
        “Introduction to Protein Structure Biophysics to Bioinformatics”
        Day and Date
        3rd August, 2011
        Time and Venue
        10: 00 a.m. Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Prof. Chandan Roychoudhury Indian Institute of Sciences Bangalore. Title
        Topology in Chemical Structures
        Day and Date
        Thursday, 21st July,2011
        Time and Venue
        3:00 pm Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. C Gopi Mohan Department of Pharmacoinformatics, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Punjab. Title
        Discovery of dual binding site acetylcholinesterase identified by pharmacophore modeling and sequential virtual screening techniques.
        Day and Date
        Friday,3 June,2011
        Time and Venue
        Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. L. Arvind (NIH, USA) Title

        Day and Date
        1st April, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:00 p.m., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Sudipto Muhuri (IOP, Bhubaneswar) Title
        Collective vesicle transport on biofilaments carried by Competing molecular motors
        Day and Date
        9th March, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:00 p.m., Hall #02, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Jagdish Rai (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana IL, USA.) Title
        Structural basis of peptide mimetics as vaccine and inhibitor design: Heam protein & retroinverso peptides
        Day and Date
        2th March, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:00 p.m., Hall #02, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Prof. Alan E. Mark (Molecular Dynamics Group School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences (SCMB) University of Queensland Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia) Title
        X-ray Crystal Complexes: How much can we trust the conformations of non-standard ligands
        Day and Date
        2 February, 2011
        Time and Venue
        4:15 p.m., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Toshio Asada(Osaka Prefecture University,Osaka, JAPAN ) Title
        Theoretical investigation of the enzymatic reaction by using QM/MM calculations
        Day and Date
        20 January, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:30 PM., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Ragothaman Yennamalli(Iowa State University, USA) Title
        Understanding Endoglucanases for Biofuel Applications
        Day and Date
        19 January, 2011
        Time and Venue
        3:00 PM., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Rithvik Vinekar(SCIS, JNU) Title
        Research Experience at BII Singapore
        Day and Date
        6 January, 2011
        Time and Venue
        4:30 PM., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Areejit Samal(Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Modèles Statistiques (LPTMS) Univ. Paris-sud, Orsay, France & Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (MPI MIS), Leipzig, Germany) Title
        Randomizing metabolic networks
        Day and Date
        7th January, 2011
        Time and Venue
        2:30 PM., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU
    • 2010


      • Speaker Mansi Srivastava(Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research Cambridge, MA 02142) Title
        Early animal evolution: insights from the genomes and embryos of cnidarians, placozoans, and sponges
        Day and Date
        17 December, 2010
        Time and Venue
        11:00 PM., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Prof. Prajit Basu(University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad) Title
        Ethics of Ignorance
        Day and Date
        18th November, 2010
        Time and Venue
        5.00 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Kavita Jain(Theoretical Science and Evolutionary Biology Units, JNCASR, Bangalore) Title
        Biological evolution on correlated fitness landscapes
        Day and Date
        3rd November, 2010
        Time and Venue
        3.30 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Kushal Shah (Weizmann Institute Israel) Title
        Dynamics of Charged Bio-molecules in Paul Traps
        Day and Date
        31st August, 2010
        Time and Venue
        3.00 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Sumeet Dua (Upchurch Endowed Professor and Graduate Coordinator of Computer Science Coordinator of IT Research Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA, U.S.A.) Title
        Robust Feature Fusion for Data Mining Cybertools in Translational Bioinformatics
        Day and Date
        27st August, 2010
        Time and Venue



        Speaker Mr. Sumeet Agarwal (D.Phil. Student, Department of Physics University of Oxford) Title
        Revisiting Date and Party Hubs: Novel Approaches to Role Assignment in Protein Interaction Networks
        Day and Date
        17th August, 2010
        Time and Venue
        4:00 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Ganesh Bagler (Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics Berlin) Title
        Computational Biological Investigations of Proteins from Complex Networks Perspective
        Day and Date
        3rd August, 2010
        Time and Venue
        3.00 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS/JNU


        Speaker Dr. Rajasekaran (Department of Bioinformatics of Karunya University) Title
        How much carbon that might stabilise a globular protein ?
        Day and Date
        Wednesday, 5th May,2010
        Time and Venue
        4 P.M, Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Prof. Bikas K chakrabarty (Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics) Title
        Statistics of the Kolkata Paise Restaurant Problem
        Day and Date
        Thursday, 22 april,2010
        Time and Venue
        11.30 A.M, Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Prof. Bikas K chakrabarty (Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics) Title
        Econophysics of Income & Wealth Distributions in Societies
        Day and Date
        Thusday, 22 April,2010
        Time and Venue
        3 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Deepayan Sarkar, ISI, Delhi Title
        Modeling Data From High-Throughput ChIP-Seq Experiments
        Day and Date
        Wednesday, 7 April, 2010
        Time and Venue
        3 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Tapan Chaudhury, IIT Delhi Title
        Protein folding in cell and in vitro: Involvement of molecular chaperones in the
        assited folding pathways
        Day and Date
        Thursday, 8 April,2010
        Time and Venue
        4 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Dr. Somdatta Sinha, CCMB, Hyderabad Title
        In silico analysis of HIV-1 genes
        Day and Date
        Friday, 26 March,2010
        Time and Venue
        2.30 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Soumen Roy (University of Chicago) Title
        Networks: An Emergent Cross-talk System And Biology
        Day and Date
        Thursday, 18 March,2010
        Time and Venue
        12 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Prof. Kumaraswamy Velupillai (Department of Economics, University of Trento,
        Italy)
        Title
        The Emergence of the Nonlinear Theory of the Business Cycle
        Day and Date
        Wednesday, 10 March,2010
        Time and Venue
        4 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Prof. V.Balakrishnan (Dept. of Physics, IIT, Madras)
        Title
        Recurrence time statistics in classical and quamtum dynamics
        Day and Date
        Tuesday, 9 March,2010
        Time and Venue
        2.30 P.M., Hall #01, SCIS


        Speaker Dr. Manu (University of Chicago, USA)
        Title
        Robustness of pattern formation in Drosophila
        Day and Date
        Monday, 8 February,2010


        Speaker Prof. Stephan Thurner (Santa Fe institute)
        Title
        Stability of model-RNA networks
        Day and Date
        Monday, 18 january,2010


        Speaker Dr. Sridhar Hannenhalli (University of Pennsylvania, USA)
        Title
        Comparative analysis of regulatory region
        Day and Date
        Thusday, 14 January,2010


    • 2009
      • Speaker Dr. Amitabha Nandi (Max Planck Institute for Complex Systems, Dresden)
        Title
        Intrinsic common noise in coupled chemical systems
        Day and Date
        Tuesday, 24 November,2009


        Speaker Prof. K.B.Athreya (Iowa State University, USA)
        Title
        Last Universal Common Ancestor
        Day and Date
        Thursday, 19 November,2009


        Speaker Dr. Nivedita Deo (Delhi University, Physics Dept.)
        Title
        Scaling, phase transition and genus distributions in matrix models of RNA with
        external interactions.
        Day and Date
        Wednesday, 18 November,2009


        Speaker Himadri Pakrasi (WUSTL)
        Title
        Carbon Capture and Bioenergy Production by Photosynthetic Organisms
        Day and Date
        Monday, 5 October,2009


        Speaker Prof. Prasad V.Bharatam (FRSC Department of Medicinal Chemistry Natl.Inst. Pharm.
        Edu. & Res.(NIPER)
        Title
        Modeling, Informatics and Synthesis of Anti-diabetic Leads
        Day and Date
        Monday, 29 September,2009


        Speaker Mr. Sumeet Agarwal(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
        Title
        Revisiting Date and Party Hubs: Novel Approaches to Role Assignment in Protein
        Day and Date
        Monday, 17 August,2009


        Speaker Dr. Chandra Verma (BII, Singapore)
        Title
        Novel ideas for p53 enthusiasts from the computer simulations
        Day and Date
        Thursday, 9 July,2009


        Speaker V.Subramanian (Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Bath, UK)
        Title
        Angiogenin and Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)- Making the connection from
        genetics to mechanisms using stem cell and vertebrate models
        Day and Date
        Monday, 20 April ,2009


        Speaker Dr. Parbati Biswas, (Dept. of chemistry, Delhi University)
        Title
        Statistical Theory of Combinatorial Protein Design
        Day and Date
        Wednesday, 8 April,2009


    • 2008
      • Speaker Anuradha Lohia (Dept. of Biochemistry, Bose Institute, Kolkata, India)
        Title
        Genetic heterogeneity results from intercellular variation in DNA content in Entamoeba
        histolytica
        Day and Date
        Tuesday, 16 December,2008


        Speaker Vasant Honavar (Iowa state university)
        Title
        Towards a semantics-enabled Distributed infrastructure for collaborative discovery
        Day and Date
        Wednesday, 10 December,2008


        Speaker Dr. Jayprokas Chakravarty,(IACS)
        Title
        On Pyrrolysine, Bioinformatics of the 22nd Natural Amino Acid
        Day and Date
        Friday, 21 November,2008


        Speaker Dr. Achuthsankar S Nair (University of Kerela)
        Title
        Visual Mathematics: A lecture-demo on revealing the beauty of Mathematics
        Day and Date
        Wednesday, 12 November,2008