Please note: This seminar will take place in DC 1304.
Jim Shaw, PhD candidate
Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
DNA is life’s instruction manual, but mathematically, DNA is simply a string over an alphabet of four letters. DNA can now easily be read into a computer, and the associated string-processing algorithms are being leveraged by biologists for exciting discoveries. However, this has created a flood of data in the petabytes, requiring modern and faster tools.
Please note: This PhD seminar will take place online.
Siddhartha Sahu, PhD candidate
David. R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
Supervisor: Professor Semih Salihoğlu
Please note: This master’s thesis presentation will take place online.
Zhenbo Li, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
Supervisors: Professors Bin Ma, Yang Lu