Programme - Tuesday 13 September

08:30    Registration
              Conference Office, The Gillespie Centre

09:00    Talk title tbc
              Naama Barkai, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
              Riley Auditorium, The Gillespie Centre

09:50    Control of gene expression and biological circuits
              Pascal Hersen, CNRS & Université Paris Diderot, France

10:20    Dynamics of Escherichia coli’s passive response to a sudden decrease in external osmolarity
              Teuta Pilizota, University of Edinburgh, UK

10:50    Morning refreshments
              The Garden Room, The Gillespie Centre

11:20     Microfluidic technologies for the bottom-up construction of artificial cells
               Oscar Ces, Imperial College London, UK

11:50     Title tbc
               Mark Wallace, King’s College London, UK

12:20     Sticking pins into lipid membranes
               Rebecca Green, University of Reading, UK

12:40     Lunch
               The Garden Room, The Gillespie Centre

14:00     Tom Duke Lecture - Building with biomolecules: synthetic biology from the bottom up
Andrew Turberfield, University of Oxford, UK
               Riley Auditorium, The Gillespie Centre

15:00     Algal-bacterial interactions at a distance
               Otti Croze, University of Cambridge, UK

15:20    3D modelling of the biogenesis and dynamics of nuclear bodies and transcription factories
               Davide Marenduzzo, University of Edinburgh, UK

15:50   Poster session and refreshments
              The Garden Room and the Elton/Bowring Room, The Gillespie Centre

18:00    IoP Biological Physics Group AGM
              Riley Auditorium, The Gillespie Centre

19:00    Conference Drinks Reception
              Scholar’s Garden or JCR College Bar

19:30    Conference Dinner
              Great Hall, Old Court

Close of day two

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline:
    20 May 2016
  • Student bursary deadline:
    20 May 2016
  • Early registration deadline:
    03 August 2016
  • Registration deadline:
    25 August 2016