W22: Reading in Quantitative Physiology

Instructor: Karen Oegema & Terry Hwa;
Time: Friday 4 – 6pm
Location: offered synchronously via zoom on Jan 7 & 14, 2022
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Course URL: this pagehttps://matisse.ucsd.edu/courses/w22-qphysiology
Prerequisite: interest in quantitative physiology; consent of instructor

Course activity:

Date class activity assignment
W1 Fri,
Jan 7
Intro to heart physiology and atrial fibrillation by Wouter-Jan Rappel
[YouTube recording]
read ms #1: review of cardiac arrhythmogenesis
W2 Fri,
Jan 14
further presentation by Wouter
[YouTube recording]
W3 Fri,
Jan 21
Intro to geometric morphometrics by Scott Rifkin [YouTube recording] read ms #2a: review of geometric morphometrics by Lawing & Polly
W4 Fri,
Jan 28
discuss drosophila wing disc development (ms #2b) with Scott
[YouTube recording]
read ms #2b: Quantitative morphological variation in the developing Drosophila Wing
W5 Fri,
Feb 4
Background in plant root development and small molecule quantification by Jazz Dickinson
[YouTube recording]
read ms #3: Chemical signals controlling root development
W6 Fri,
Feb 11
Group discussion on assigned reading (ms#3) with Jazz
[YouTube recording
W7 Fri,
Feb 18
Intro to lung development and regeneration by Xin Sun
[zoom recording]
read ms #4: Mechanical tension on aveolar stem cells
W8 Fri,
Feb 25
Group discussion on assigned reading (ms #4) with Xin
[zoom recording]
W9 Fri,
Mar 4
prepare for group project
W10 Fri,
Mar 11
group project presentation