Spindle Working Group Meeting

from Monday, 1 July 2019 (08:45) to Wednesday, 3 July 2019 (15:00)
Flatiron Institute (7th Floor Classroom )

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
1 Jul 2019
2 Jul 2019
3 Jul 2019
AM
08:45 --- Registration and Breakfast ---
09:30 Spindle Modeling at Flatiron Institute   (Michael Shelley, Flatiron Institute)
10:30 --- Group Discussion ---
11:30 Spindle Modeling at Harvard University   (Daniel Needleman, Harvard University)
09:00 --- Breakfast ---
09:30 Ultrastructural Organization of Mitotic and Meiotic Spindles: Lessons from Electron Tomography   (Thomas Mueller-Reichert, TU-Dresden)
10:30 --- Group Discussion ---
11:30 Computational Methods for Modeling the Spindle and Active Matter, with Applications to Fission Yeast   (Meredith Betterton, University of Colorado)
09:00 --- Breakfast ---
09:30 --- Breakout Sessions ---
09:30 --- Breakout Sessions ---
PM
12:30 --- Lunch ---
13:30 Rearrangement of Meiotic C. Elegans Spindles from Metaphase to Anaphase   (Stefanie Redemann, University of Virginia)
14:30 --- Group Discussion ---
15:30 Integrated Electron Tomography and Computational Modeling to Study the Mechanics of Mitotic and Meiotic Spindles   (Ehssan Nazockdast, University of North Carolina)
16:30 --- Poster Session / Cocktails ---
19:00 --- Spindle Working Group Dinner ---
12:30 --- Lunch ---
13:30 Manipulating “Cell” Geometry to Study Spindle Assembly and Positioning   (Jay Gatlin, University of Wyoming)
14:30 --- Group Discussion ---
15:30 Spindles are Actively Cross-linked Micro-tubule Networks   (Sebastian Fuerthauer, Flatiron Institute)
16:30 --- Group Discussion ---
17:30 Principles of Spindle Size Control and Scaling   (Reza Fahardifar, Flatiron Institute)
18:30 --- End of Day 2 ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:00 --- Group Discussion ---
13:50 --- End of the Workshop ---