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NYU workshop will bring together leading researchers on nano-technology, DNA computing, and genomics

NYU's Courant Institute to host workshop on mathematical problems in the molecular sciences

New York University will bring together a select group of outstanding researchers to share their most recent work on nano-technology, DNA computing, and genomics. The workshop will feature presentations by Harvard University's George Whiteside, a 1999 National Medal of Science winner, NYU's computer scientist Bud Mishra, University of Wisconsin's chemist Lloyd Smith and NYU's chemistry professor Ned Seeman, winner of the 1995 Feynman Prize in Nanotechnology.

The workshop is being sponsored by New York University's Courant Institute for Mathematical Science and the Office of the Dean for Science. It was organized by NYU professors Bud Mishra, Ned Seeman, and Misha Gromov.

Requests for interviews with conference organizers and participants should be directed to Josh Plaut at 212-998-6797.

LOCATION: NYU Courant Institute, Room 109, Warren Weaver Hall, 251 Mercer St, at 4th Street.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9

9:30 am: OPENING REMARKS
Peter Lennie, Dean for Science,
New York University
Dave McLaughlin, Director,
Courant Institute
Misha Gromov,
New York University

10:00 am: MOLECULAR DESIGN -- MESO-SCALE SELF-ASSEMBLY
George Whitesides, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology,
Harvard University

10:50 am: MATHEMATICAL PROBLEMS IN BIOMOLECULAR SCIENCE
Steven A. Benner, Departments of Chemistry and Anatomy and Cell Biology,
University of Florida, Gainesville

11:40 am: DNA NANOTECHNOLOGY
Nadrian C. Seeman, Department of Chemistry,
New York University

2:00 pm: MOLECULAR ARCHITECTURE IN THE DESIGN OF SELF-ASSEMBLING SYSTEMS
Samuel I. Stupp, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Chemistry,
Northwestern University

2:50 pm: DNA COMPUTERS: RNA SOLUTIONS TO CHESS PROBLEMS
Laura Landweber, Departments of Ecology and
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Contact: Josh Plaut
josh.plaut@nyu.edu
212-998-6797
New York University
6-Oct-1999


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