Research/Internship Opportunity Detail Page
REU Site: Modeling and Simulation in Systems Biology (MSSB)
|Primary Institution:||Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech|
|Job Duration:||May 28 - August 3, 2013|
|Class Requirement:||Undergraduate College Student
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
|Description:||The intellectual focus of the program is mathematical systems biology. Specifically, students' 2013 research projects will include two different but related areas: (1) Mathematical modeling of mammalian iron metabolism and (2) Mathematical algorithms and software for modeling and simulation in systems biology. The program is hosted at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech.
VBI is a multidisciplinary research institute integrating quantitative and experimental approaches to biological systems.
|Stipend:||$3,500 (Scholarship reimbursement-NOT stipend)|
Access and use of the library. On campus parking and bus transportation available for a fee. Workshop, social activities and more.
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
Biomath Program Coordinator
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
Washington Street (0477)
Blacksburg, VA 24061