We are pleased to announce the programme for the fifteenth Mathematics in Life Sciences (MiLS) meeting.

The meeting will focus on “Linking mathematics, experiments and data” and will take place on the 8-9th March 2023 from 11:30 (8th March) to 13:30pm (9th March) in the Harrison Building. Attendance to the meeting is free of charge, but we kindly ask you to register your intention to attend by filling out the registration form here: https://forms.office.com/e/dvFcGyKgmx

We are planning to have a poster session on 8th March. If you are interested in presenting a poster, please let us know when emailing to register.

This meeting is generously supported by the London Mathematical Society and the EPSRC Hub for Quantitative Modelling in Healthcare.


8th March am – Harrison 209

11:30 Arrival and coffee

11:45 Prof. Simon Schultz (Imperial College London)
“Neural manifold analysis of brain circuit dynamics in health and disease”

12:30 Catered lunch

8th March pm – Harrison 103

13:30 Dr Lucia Marucci (University of Bristol)
“Programming cells: from models to data and back”

14:15 Prof. Orkun Soyer (University of Warwick)
“Co-substrate dynamics in metabolism: from theory to experiments?”

15:00 Tea & coffee

15:30 Prof. Thomas Nowotny (University of Sussex)
“Testing mathematical models in hybrid systems experiments.”

16:15 Poster session

18:00 Pub trip

9th March – Harrison 170

09:30 Prof. Aneta Stefanovska (Lancaster University)
“Is non-autonomous dynamics in mathematics sufficient to describe open systems in physics? Lessons from cellular, cardiovascular and brain dynamics”

10:15 Discussion session & breakout on opportunities and challenges in integrating experiments and models

11:00 Tea & coffee

11:30 Rebecca Poon (University of Exeter)
“Dynamics of ciliary coordination in marine invertebrate larvae.”

12:15 Catered lunch

13:30 Close