ECE Distinguished Lecturer Series - Linda Petzold

ECE Distinguished Lecturer Series


Linda Petzold

University of California Santa Barbara


September 25, 2013

The Emerging Roles and Challenges of Stochasticity in Biological Systems

Bio: Linda Petzold is currently Professor in the Department of Computer Science (Chair 2003-2007) and the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and Director of the Computational Science and Engineering Graduate Emphasis at the University of California Santa Barbara. She is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of ACM, ASME, SIAM and AAAS. Dr. Petzold was named the UCSB Faculty Research Lecturer for 2011, and was awarded the SIAM/ACM Prize for Computational Science and Engineering in 2013. Her research focuses on modeling, simulation and analysis of multiscale systems in biology and materials. Dr. Petzold received B.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

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