Project

Data generation and processing power to resolve fundamental questions in green algal research

Duration
01 January 2008 → 30 December 2010
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Scientific computing
    • Bioinformatics and computational biology
    • Evolutionary biology
    • General biology
    • Plant biology
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Bioinformatics and computational biology
    • Bioinformatics and computational biology
    • Public health care
    • Public health services
    • Bioinformatics and computational biology
  • Engineering and technology
    • Scientific computing
Keywords
high performance computing expressed sequence tags evolution
 
Project description

This project includes the generation of small EST libraries of two green algae in order to partially explain a few important cell biological transitions in green algae. It also includes the purchase of blade servers for phylogenetics and general bioinformatics.