24 March 2014 to 28 March 2014
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Metagenomics is the study of the total genomic content of microbial communities. Metagenomic sequence data sampled from an increasing variety of sources, including soil, the human gut, and marine sediments, are helping to unravel the complex evolution and ecology of microbial communities. This is underpinning new technology in medicine, agriculture and bioenergy.
This workshop is intended to stimulate new collaborations between biologists, clinicians, environmental scientists, physicists, computer scientists, bioinformaticians, statisticians and mathematicians, to advance the study and exploitation of the current rapid and massive accumulation of metagenomic data.
|Monday 24th March 2014|
|11:30 to 12:30||Room 1|
|13:45 to 14:45||
Reasonable names and reasonable terms for Bacteria and Archaea
|Tuesday 25th March 2014|
|09:30 to 10:30||Room 1|
|Wednesday 26th March 2014|
|11:45 to 12:30||Room 1|
|13:45 to 14:30||
A Bayesian approach to inferring the phylogenetic structure of microbial communities: the case of a seasonal Antarctic lake
|14:30 to 15:00||
Convergence analysis of balancing principle for nonlinear Tikhonov regularization in Hilbert scales for statistical inverse problems
|Thursday 27th March 2014|
|11:00 to 11:45||Room 1|
|Friday 28th March 2014|
|11:45 to 12:30||
Waste Not, Want Not: Why Rarefying Microbiome Data is not an optimal normalization procedure
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