Special Events

Special Events
SPECIAL EVENTS
Kbase Workshop

May 16-17, 2016 Kbase Workshop

co-sponsored by the Center for Biotechnology, ARD, UNL Research Office, and the Department of Biochemistry

Registration for the workshop is now closed. Please contact Lisa Vonfeldt (lvonfeldt2@unl.edu) if you have questions or need to cancel your registration.

Draft Schedule:
May 16 Beginner users
8:00-9:00 Set-up, sign in
9:00-9:30 Intro to KBase, uses and capabilities
9:30-10:00 Creating and sharing your own narratives
10:00-12:00 Single organism analysis (hands-on)
12:00-1:00 Lunch (provided courtesy of the Biotech Center)
1:00-4:00 Advanced analysis:Metabolic modeling, RNA-seq analysis, plant-microbe interaction analysis (hands-on)

May 17 Day 2 Advanced users - Some experience with Unix-based programming is suggested for the developer morning session
8:00-9:00 Set-up, sign in
9:00-10:00 Intro to KBase architecture for developers
10:00-11:00 Hands on demonstration of KBase Software Development Kit (SDK)
11:00-12:00 Q&A discussion about adding specific applications of audience interest
12:00-1:00 Lunch (provided courtesy of the Biotech Center)
1:00-4:00 Consultation session: Participants can break into small groups for more customized assistance from KBase team

These are hands-on workshops - attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptops. Tutorial materials will be sent to workshop registrants beforehand and will be available at sign-in.

Proteomics Workshop

May 9-10, 2016 Mass Spectrometry-based Proteomics Workshop

sponsored by the Center for Biotechnology

Registration for the workshop is now closed. Please contact Lisa Vonfeldt (lvonfeldt2@unl.edu) if you have questions or need to cancel your registration.

Systems Biology Workshop

October 20, 2015 Systems Biology Workshop

sponsored by the Center for Biotechnology and the Computational Sciences Initiative

Registration for the workshop is now closed. Please contact Lisa Vonfeldt (lvonfeldt2@unl.edu) if you have questions or need to cancel your registration.

Advanced Bioimaging Workshop

March 24, 2015 Bioimaging Workshop

sponsored by the Center for Biotechnology

Sequencing Workshop

Sequencing Workshop sponsored by the Center for Biotechnology

Pacific Biosciences Resources

Pacific Biosciences Slides

Illumina Resources

University of Minnesota Sequencing Information

Featuring

  • University of Minnesota technologies and services for UNL campus
  • PacBio technology overview, library generation review, and services
  • Illumina technology update, library prep, and BaseSpace data analysis