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KITP Weekly Program of Scientific Activities

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Monday, Aug 22

10:30am From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Buzz Baum (University College London)
TBA
12:15pm Blackboard Lunch Auditorium
Andy Oates (University College London)
Oscillators in embryonic patterning
2:00pm Frontiers in Nuclear Physics Small Seminar Room
All
All participants-Organization meeting

Tuesday, Aug 23

10:30am From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Jacqui Tabler (Univ. of Texas)
Ciliopathic craniofacial morphogenesis
10:30am Frontiers in Nuclear Physics Small Seminar Room
Barry Holstein (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Connecting Compton and Gravitational Compton Scattering
1:00pm From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Stefano Di Talia (Duke University)
Time-keeping mechanisms of Drosophila embryonic cell cycles
4:00pm From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Alessandro Mongera (MPG)
A technique to measure tissue mechanical properties in vivo + Spatial variation of tissue mechanical properties during axis elongation

Wednesday, Aug 24

10:30am From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Nick Baker (Albert YU)
Cell competition: signaling by RpS12?
10:30am Frontiers in Nuclear Physics Small Seminar Room
All
All participants-Discussion
1:00pm From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Yu Chiun Wang (RIKEN CDB)
TBA
4:00pm From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Robert Huebner (University of Texas at Austin)
Christopher Weber (MPI)
nterface of cell adhesion, actomyosin contractility, and PCP during vertebrate convergent extension + P granules positioning in the C. elegans embryo (45 min. each)

Thursday, Aug 25

10:30am From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Vincent Hakim (École Normale Supérieure)
Growth anddynamics of post-synaptic domains
10:30am Frontiers in Nuclear Physics Small Seminar Room
Martin Savage (University of Washington)
Status of Nuclear Physics from Lattice QCD
1:00pm From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Qiong Yang (University of Michigan)
TBA
4:00pm From Genes to Growth and Form Auditorium
Silke Henkes (University of Aberdeen)
Modeling of epithelial sheets in the mouse cornea and primitive streak formation in the chick embryo

Friday, Aug 26

10:30am Frontiers in Nuclear Physics Small Seminar Room
All
All participants-Discussion

Seminar Rooms, Auditorium, Commons Room, and Founders' Room are located on the 1st floor of Kohn Hall. Coffee and cookies are served daily in Kohn Hall Commons Room at 3:15 p.m. except on those Tuesdays when there is a Physics Department Colloquium.
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