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Graduate student Huijing Du is first author on paper published in Biophysical Journal

October 31, 2012


Huijing Du, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics, was first author on a paper published in the Biophysical Journal in August. The article, “High density waves of the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa in propagating swarms result in efficient colonization of surfaces,” reports how a bacterium, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, alters its environment as it swarms to colonize surfaces and form biofilms that help it resist antibiotics.…

Upcoming AAAS Symposium: Multi-Scale Study of Cancer

October 25, 2012

Multi-Scale Study of Cancer Symposium

Friday, February 15, 2013:  8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Room 207 - Hynes Convention Center - Boston, MA.

This symposium is part of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2013 Annual Meeting.  

Symposium organized by Mark Alber, University of Notre Dame and Jill P. Mesirov

NSF-Sponsored Workshop on Model-Based Analysis and Control of Cellular Processes

October 16, 2012

Oleg Kim visiting research assistant professor and Ziheng Wu postdoctoral research associate in the Applied Computational Mathematics and Statistics Department presented at the NSF-Sponsored Workshop on Model-Based Analysis and Control of Cellular Processes that took place recently at Purdue University.

Notre Dame Researchers Track Age of Bruises

October 15, 2012



Researchers at the University of Notre Dame Gregory Crawford, the dean of the College of Science, applied math professor Mark Alber, graduate student Colin Lines and postdoctoral fellow Oleg Kim set out to use math and light to develop a way to better date a bruise.…