Edinburgh Microbiology Forum workshop: Computational methods for spatially structured microbial populations

  •  When:  Monday 1 - Wednesday 3 July 2013
  • Location:  Salisbury Green Hotel, Edinburgh (Pollock Halls campus)

This EPSRC-funded workshop will bring together researchers who are developing computational and theoretical models for microbial populations, with a special focus on modelling spatially structured communities.


  • Jan Kreft (University of Birmingham)
  • Joao Xavier (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center)
  • Cristian Picioreanu (TU Delft)
  • Kevin Foster (University of Oxford)
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw (University of Edinburgh)
  • David Head (University of Leeds)
  • Carey Nadell (Princeton University)
  • Barth Smets (DTU, Copenhagen)
  • Silja Heinemann (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center)
  • Ferdi Hellweger (Northeastern)
  • Clara Prats (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya)
  • Jozsef Baranyi (Insitute of Food Research, Norwich)
  • Jan Dolfing (University of Newcastle)


  • Rosalind Allen (University of Edinburgh)
  • Sam Brown (University of Edinburgh)

The schedule is not yet finalized but the meeting will begin after lunch on Monday 1 July and end at lunchtime on Wednesday 3 July.

If you would like to attend the meeting (and are not on the speaker's list), please email Rosalind Allen rosalind.allen@ed.ac.uk.

Information on the conference venue can be found at this link and travel advice is here. For speakers, accomodation will be provided.

For scientific enquiries please contact Rosalind Allen (rosalind.allen@ed.ac.uk).

For administrative enquiries please contact admin-general@ph.ed.ac.uk.

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