Spring 2024 Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, and Medical Informatics W4761 section 001


Call Number 12050
Day & Time
MW 5:40pm-6:55pm
To be announced
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Itsik Pe'er
Course Description

Prerequisites: Working knowledge of at least one programming language, and some background in probability and statistics. Computational techniques for analyzing genomic data including DNA, RNA, protein and gene expression data. Basic concepts in molecular biology relevant to these analyses. Emphasis on techniques from artificial intelligence and machine learning. String-matching algorithms, dynamic programming, hidden Markov models, expectation-maximization, neural networks, clustering algorithms, support vector machines. Students with life sciences backgrounds who satisfy the prerequisites are encouraged to enroll.

Web Site Vergil
Department Computer Science
Enrollment 53 students (50 max) as of 9:06PM Wednesday, November 29, 2023
Status Full
Subject Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, and Medical Informatics
Number W4761
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To Barnard College, Columbia College, Engineering:Undergraduate, Engineering:Graduate, General Studies
Campus Morningside
Section key 20241CBMF4761W001