Track in Computational Systems and Synthetic Bioengineering







  1. BIOEN 6770: Genomic Signal Processing
  2. BIOEN 3070/6070: Introduction to Statistics
  3. PHTX 7778: Applied Genomics II
  4. Bloomberg L.P. Distinguished Speaker Lectures
  5. MATH 7875: Seminar on Matrix Analysis
Spring 2017
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Summer 2014
Spring 2014



  1. Cleve B. Moler
September 22, 2017
    Chairman and Co-Founder of MathWorks, Inc.

    Evolution of MATLAB
    Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute Distinguished Seminar,
    University of Utah
    1. Joel S. Bader
    March 27, 2017
      Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Johns Hopkins University

      Quantitative Image-Based Phenotypes for Cancer Metastasis Systems Biology
      Department of Bioengineering Distinguished Seminar, University of Utah
    1. Andre Levchenko
    March 4, 2016
      John C. Malone Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Yale University

      Uniting Genetics, Signal Transduction and Material Science in the Analysis of Cancer Invasion
      Department of Bioengineering Distinguished Seminar, University of Utah
    1. Peter J. Bickel
    April 3, 2015
      Professor of Statistics at the University of California at Berkeley

      The ENCODE Project and Us
      Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute Distinguished Seminar,
      University of Utah
      1. Prabhakar Raghavan
      March 28, 2014
        Vice President of Strategic Technologies at Google

        Why Computer Scientists Need to Understand Consumer Behavior
        Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute Distinguished Seminar,
        University of Utah
        1. Matthew P. Scott
        October 4, 2013
          Howard H. and Jessie T. Watkins University Professor and Professor of
          Developmental Biology, Genetics, Bioengineering and, by courtesy, Biology at Stanford University

          Communicating with Hedgehogs: Transduction and Gene Regulation
          Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute Distinguished Seminar,
          University of Utah
        1. James E. Ferrell, Jr.
        March 8, 2013
          Professor and Chair of Chemical and Systems Biology, and
          Professor of Biochemistry at Stanford University

          Bistability and Trigger Waves in Mitosis
          Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute Distinguished Seminar,
          University of Utah
          1. Sir Richard J. Roberts
          April 13, 2011
            1993 Nobel Laureate in Physiology and Medicine and
            Chief Scientific Officer of New England Biolabs, Inc.

            COMBREX – Genomes, Computers and Experimentation in Biology
            Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute Distinguished Seminar,
            University of Utah
            1. Charles F. Van Loan
            April 8, 2011
              Ford Professor of Engineering at the Department of Computer Science at Cornell University

              Block Tensor Computations
              Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute Distinguished Seminar,
              University of Utah
              1. Christopher R. Johnson
              January 22, 2008
                Director of the Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute,
                Co-Director of the NIH Center for Integrative Biomedical Computing (CIBC),
                Distinguished Professor of Computer Science,
                Research Professor of Bioengineering, and
                Adjunct Professor of Physics at the University of Utah, and
                Co-Founder of Visual Influence Inc., and
                Co-Editor of the Visualization Handbook

                Computing and Visualizing the Future of Biomedicine
                Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) Distinguished Seminar,
                University of Texas at Austin
              1. John F. X. Diffley
              November 5–7, 2006
                Deputy Director of the London Institute and
                Director of the Clare Hall Laboratories of Cancer Research UK

                Regulation of DNA Replication by Cyclin Dependent Kinases
                Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology (ICMB) Special Seminar,
                University of Texas at Austin
              1. Steven Chu
              November 1–2, 2006
                Director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory,
                Geballe Professor of Physics and Applied Physics at Stanford University, and
                1997 Nobel Laureate in Physics

                Single Molecule Studies of Complex Systems In Vitro and In Vivo
                Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) Distinguished Seminar,
                University of Texas at Austin



              February 29, 2008
                Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES)
                Special Symposium, University of Texas at Austin