UK MMSG Nottingham 2006

The meeting took place at the University of Nottingham, from Monday 11th to Saturday 16th September 2006, as part of the UK Mathematics-in-Medicine Study Groups series.

Problems

The swollen and sunken optic disc
Mr Alexander Foss (Queen's Medical Centre, University of Nottingham)
Modelling the mechanisms of adipose tissue production in the long term in humans and relation to the development of obesity
Dr James Maas (Centre for Integrative Biology, University of Nottingham)
Mr James Smith (Centre for Integrative Biology, University of Nottingham)
Optimisation of fluid distribution inside a porous construct
Dr Sarah Cartmell (Institute of Science and Technology in Medicine, University of Keele)
Mr Vipin Michael (Institute of Science and Technology in Medicine, University of Keele)
Chemosensitizing Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma cells with protein synthesis inhibitors
Prof Anne Willis (School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham)
Representation of spectrum in the auditory system
Dr Chris Sumner (MRC Institute of Hearing Research, University of Nottingham)
Identification of point of passage for cell culture
Dr John Crowe (School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Nottingham)
Dr Melissa Mather (School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Nottingham)
Dr Rob Thomas (School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Loughborough)

Study Group Information

The study group was supported by the EPSRC (as part of the 3-year grant EP/D502365/1). Accommodation was provided for participants in Hugh Stewart Hall, and most of the work took place in the Pope Building.