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Spring 2014 Computer Science, Bioengineering & Med Info W4761 section 001
COMPUTATIONAL GENOMICS

Call Number 14476
Day & Time
Location
MW 4:10pm-5:25pm
1127 Seeley W. Mudd Building
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Itshack Pe'er
Type LECTURE
Course Description Prerequisites: Working knowledge of at least one programming language, and some background in probability and statistics. Computational techniques for analyzing and understanding genomic data, including DNA, RNA, protein and gene expression data. Basic concepts in molecular biology relevant to these analyses. Emphasis on techniques from artificial intelligence and machine learning. String-matching algorithms, dynamic programming, hidden Markov models, expectation - maximization, neural networks, clustering algorithms, support vector machines. Students with life sciences backgrounds who satisfy the prerequisites are encouraged to enroll.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Computer Science
Enrollment 18 students (50 max) as of 11:51PM Thursday, October 30, 2014
Final Exam Day/Time May 12
M 4:10pm-7:00pm
Final Location 1127 Seeley W. Mudd Building
Subject Computer Science, Bioengineering & Med Info
Number W4761
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs, Graduate School of Arts and Science, School of the Arts, International and Public Affairs, Barnard, Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate
Campus Morningside
Section key 20141CBMF4761W001

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