Self-assembly from atoms to life: A workshop presented by the UCLA Center for Biological Physics and the Institute for Complex Adaptive Matter in honor of Bill Gelbart’s 70th Birthday

Date: 
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 8:00am to Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 5:00pm

The workshop will take place on October 3-5. A block of hotel rooms at the Marriott Tuxtla Gutierrez Hotel is available at a special conference rate for the nights of October 2-6.

William ("Bill") Gelbart is Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of California, Los Angeles. He was trained as a physical chemical theorist, obtaining his BS at Harvard University in 1967 and his PhD at the University of Chicago in 1970. The Mesoamerican Centre for Theoretical Physics (MCTP) was created from the collaboration between ICTP and the Autonomous University of Chiapas (UNACH) to establish a regional headquarters of the ICTP in Central America, the Caribbean and Mexico.

Location: 
Mesoamerican Centre for Theoretical Physics in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Mexico