Florence Nightingale Day: Reidun Twarock

Professor Reidun Twarock, University of York

Wednesday 17 April 2013, 1035-1105
Management School Building

Viruses under the Mathematical Microscope

Each of us has had experiences with viruses, for example in the form of the common cold. In this talk I will show how mathematics can help to better understand the structures of viruses and contribute to the unravelling of the mechanisms by which viruses form and infect their hosts.