RSS Feed for nanodevices https://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dnanodevices RSS Feed for nanodevices 7.349 Biological Computing: At the Crossroads of Engineering and Science (MIT) 7.349 Biological Computing: At the Crossroads of Engineering and Science (MIT) Imagine you are a salesman needing to visit 100 cities connected by a set of roads Can you do it while stopping in each city only once Even a supercomputer working at 1 trillion operations per second would take longer than the age of the universe to find a solution when considering each possibility in turn In 1994 Leonard Adleman published a paper in which he described a solution using the tools of molecular biology for a smaller 7 city example of this problem His paper generated enormous scientific and public interest and kick started the field of Biological Computing the main subject of this discussion based seminar course Students will analyze the Adleman paper and the papers that preceded and followed it with an eye for identifying the engineering and scientific aspects of Imagine you are a salesman needing to visit 100 cities connected by a set of roads Can you do it while stopping in each city only once Even a supercomputer working at 1 trillion operations per second would take longer than the age of the universe to find a solution when considering each possibility in turn In 1994 Leonard Adleman published a paper in which he described a solution using the tools of molecular biology for a smaller 7 city example of this problem His paper generated enormous scientific and public interest and kick started the field of Biological Computing the main subject of this discussion based seminar course Students will analyze the Adleman paper and the papers that preceded and followed it with an eye for identifying the engineering and scientific aspects of http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/biology/7-349-biological-computing-at-the-crossroads-of-engineering-and-science-spring-2005 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/biology/7-349-biological-computing-at-the-crossroads-of-engineering-and-science-spring-2005 7.349 Biological Computing: At the Crossroads of Engineering and Science (MIT) Imagine you are a salesman needing to visit 100 cities connected by a set of roads Can you do it while stopping in each city only once Even a supercomputer working at 1 trillion operations per second would take longer than the age of the universe to find a solution when considering each possibility in turn In 1994 Leonard Adleman published a paper in which he described a solution using the tools of molecular biology for a smaller 7 city example of this problem His paper generated enormous scientific and public interest and kick started the field of Biological Computing the main subject of this discussion based seminar course Students will analyze the Adleman paper and the papers that preceded and followed it with an eye for identifying the engineering and scientific aspects of https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/biology/7-349-biological-computing-at-the-crossroads-of-engineering-and-science-spring-2005 https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/biology/7-349-biological-computing-at-the-crossroads-of-engineering-and-science-spring-2005