Mathematical Cell Biology Summer Course Lecture 15

Speaker: 
Jun Allard
Date: 
Thu, May 10, 2012
Location: 
PIMS, University of British Columbia
Abstract: 
Cell Mechanics #4: Applications of thermal forces. Elastic Brownian ratchet [Mogilner and Oster 1996 Biophys J]; Pulling by a depolymerizing microtubule, master equations in discrete state space [Peskin and Oster 1995 Biophys J]; Gel symmetry breaking [van der Gucht et al 2005 Proc Natl Acad Sci].