Q: looking for open problems
dmb at mrc-dunn.cam.ac.uk
Tue Jul 29 13:43:25 EST 2003
I saw a good textbook on computational biology...
Computational Molecular Biology: An Algorithmic Approach
(Computational Molecular Biology)
Pavel A. Pevzner
Which has a very mathmatical approach to some of the more
complex problems in bioinformatics.
Jason Miller wrote:
> I am a mathematician interested in transitioning to studying and
> contributing to the field of mathematical biology. At my university
> there are several biology faculty with problems at the intesection of
> the mathematical and biological sciences, and I may have the opportunity
> to enter into a collaborative relationship with one or more of them.
> However, I am interested in identifying other open problems in the
> literature that established mathematical/quantitative biologists would
> find interesting.
> Can anybody adivse me on sources for findings good open problems that
> would help me cut my teeth on mathematical biology? I do know that I am
> interested in modeling more than bioinformatics.
> Thanks in advance for your support.
> Jason Miller (millerj at truman.edu)
> Associate Professor of Mathematics
> Truman State University, Kirksville, MO
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