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BCB 5300
Algorithms in Computational Biology

Course Description

This course introduces the foundations of algorithmic techniques and analysis, as motivated by biological problems. Topics include dynamic programming, tree and graph algorithms, sequence analysis, hidden markov models. Motivations include sequence alignment, motif finding, gene prediction, and phylogeny.

Prerequisite(s):

BCB 5250

Offerings

Fall 2018Erin Wolf ChambersTR 2:15pm-3:30pm
Fall 2017David LetscherMWF 1:10pm-2:00pm
Fall 2016David LetscherMWF 12:00pm-12:50pm