Programming in Matlab (2nd edition)

This is a one-day introduction to the possibilities of Matlab as a programming environment for simulation and analysis of biological models. We will start with a simple introduction of the basics of Matlab (matrices, vectors, manipulation of matrices and presentation…

Employability outside academia

PCDI’s course to enhance your employability in non-academic careers. Employability Outside Academia is a course that supports PhD students and postdocs in their preparation to make the transition to industry and/or non-profit organisations. It helps them finding out what position…

Tutorial: Scalable and reproducible data analysis with Snakemake

Data analyses usually entail the application of many command line tools or scripts to transform, filter, aggregate or plot data and results. With ever increasing amounts of data being collected in science, reproducible and scalable automatic workflow management becomes increasingly…

Advanced course Bioprocess Design

Course description With recent advances in molecular biology and a growing biomass availability for use as industrial feedstock, the bio-based economy is getting a wider range of inputs. Scaling up the bio(techno)logy innovations and implementation in large-scale factories or biorefineries…

BBMRI-omics: Introduction and Hands-on Application

During a 2-day program researchers can get acquainted with the data BBMRI-omics has on offer for the research community. On the first day, a series of lectures will introduce the wide spectrum of omics data present within BBMRI (from genomics…

Translational Imaging Workshop by AMIE: From mouse to man

The aim of this 4-day workshop is to give a broad introduction into preclinical and translational Molecular Imaging techniques and their applications in biology and medicine. Several applications in translational research will be discussed, such as multi-modality detection, imaging of…

e-Science: Computing for Biomedical Research

Have you ever thought that your computer has become too small for your data processing needs? Do you feel overflowed by a tsunami of data? Do you have the impression that you spend more time arranging computers to run data…

International Chemical Discovery & Design Course

The 13th annual International Chemical Discovery & Design Course will be held from 12-23 June 2017 at the Radboud University Nijmegen. This course covers the recent advances in discovery informatics, with a focus on the application to real life problems. The…

NGS in DNA Diagnostics Course

VKGL/VKGN ‘NGS in DNA diagnostics’ is a course aimed at Genomic Resequencing in a Medical Diagnostic Context, i.e to apply Next Generation Sequencing data as diagnostic tool in the hospital. Lectures will be accompanied with hands-on exploration. Program (preliminary) Day…

Pattern Recognition course

After having followed this course, a student should have an overview of basic pattern recognition techniques and be able to recognize what method is most applicable to classification problems (s)he encounters in bioinformatics applications. Date: September 25-29, 2017 Target audience: The…