BIOINF 540 - Mathematics of Biological Networks
Section: 001
Term: FA 2019
Subject: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BIOINF)
Department: MED Bioinformatics
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
15
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course addresses methods and principles involved in constructing and studying the structure and function of biological networks using examples from real datasets (emphasis on genome-wide chromosome conformation capture (Hi-C), RNA-sew, and imaging). Basic mathematical principles required for understanding biological networks included. Topics include: review of basic probability theory, spectral graph theory, higher-order singular value decomposition, graphs and their Laplacians. Fiedler number and Fiedler vector, clustering network controllability.

BIOINF 540 - Mathematics of Biological Networks
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
25700
Open
5
 
-
TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
The partner U-M / Barnes & Noble Education textbook website is the official way for U-M students to view their upcoming textbook or course material needs, whether they choose to buy from Barnes & Noble Education or not. Students also can view a customized list of their specific textbook needs by clicking a "View/Buy Textbooks" link in their course schedule in Wolverine Access.

Click the button below to view and buy textbooks for BIOINF 540.001

View/Buy Textbooks
Syllabi are available to current LSA students. IMPORTANT: These syllabi are provided to give students a general idea about the courses, as offered by LSA departments and programs in prior academic terms. The syllabi do not necessarily reflect the assignments, sequence of course materials, and/or course expectations that the faculty and departments/programs have for these same courses in the current and/or future terms.

No Syllabi are on file for BIOINF 540. Click the button below to search for a different syllabus (UM login required)

Search for Syllabus
The Atlas system, developed by the Center for Academic Innovation, provides additional information about: course enrollments; academic terms and instructors; student academic profiles (school/college, majors), and previous, concurrent, and subsequent course enrollments.

CourseProfile (Atlas)