Department of Physics and Astronomy

Celsius–Linnaeus Lectures 2018

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Ångströmlaboratoriet, Lägerhyddsvägen 1 Polhemssalen
  • Lecturer: Natalie Batalha, NASA and Professor Aviv Regev, MIT and Broad Institute.
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  • Organiser: the Celsius–Linnaeus committee
  • Contact person: Professor Hemin Koyi
  • Phone: 018-471 2563
  • Föreläsning

On Thursday February 8, the doors will again open for the traditional lectures in memory of Anders Celsius and Carl Linnaeus.

09:15 Celsius leture: Astrophysicist Natalie Batalha, NASA Ames Research Center, USA. Exoplanet Frontiers: Kepler & the Search for Life Beyond Earth

10:30 Linnaeus lecture: Professor of Biology Aviv Regev, MIT and Broad Institute USA. Using experimental and computational approaches to decipher cellular identity and regulation

14:00-17:00 Cross-disciplinary Celsius-Linnaeus Symposium
Rickard Sandberg Deciphering gene regulation using single-cell transcriptomics
Ulrike Heiter Characterising stars and their planets from the Earth and from space
Kerstin Lindblad Toh Comparative genomics and genetics: deciphering evolution and disease
Jorge Luis Melendez Moreno Searching for the Solar System 2.0
Lars Forsberg Functional consequences of mosaic loss of chromosome Y (LOY) in blood cells – transcriptomic studies in single cells
Jessica Nordlund Analysis of transcriptomes and genomes as a service at the National Genomics Infrastructure (NGI) SciLifeLab

Free of charge. No registration needed.