PhD Seminar Course on

Protein secondary structure prediction

Cagliari, September 24-26-29, 2008



Instructor: Gianluca Pollastri
College Lecturer in the School of Computer Science and Informatics at University College Dublin
Duration: 8 hours
Schedule:
  • Wednesday 24, 15-17 Aula Y
  • Thursday 26, 15-17 Sala Riunioni Pad. B
  • Monday 29, 11-13 Sala Riunioni Pad. B
  • Monday 29, 15-17 Sala Riunioni Pad. B
Topics:
  • Introduction to proteins
  • Protein secondary structure prediction
  • Introduction to computational protein structure prediction
  • Comparative modelling of protein structures
  • Protein fold recognition
  • Ab initio protein structure prediction
  • Distill: Machine Learning protein structure prediction
Assessment: Read journal article(s) in document understanding area and write 1 page summary and give 5 minute oral description.
Organizer: Giuliano Armano
Dep. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
University of Cagliari, Italy
Email: armano@diee.unica.it