Below is the current tentative daily presenters. A full schedule with presentation times will be added closer to the date of the conference.

Sunday, September 24th- Workshop Day

Education Speakers:

  • Eric Klavins
  • Carlos Castro
  • Brian Korgel

Synthetic Biology Speakers:

  • James Diggins
  • Sri Kosuri
  • Reinhard Heckel

 

Monday, September 25th-Conference Day One

Plenary Speaker:

  • Karin Strauss

Presenters:

  • Matthew R. Lakin and Andrew Phillips. Automated, constraint-based analysis of tethered DNA nanostructures
  • Jocelyn Kishi, Thomas Schaus, Nikhil Gopalkrishnan, Feng Xuan and Peng Yin. Programmable autonomous synthesis of single-stranded DNA
  • Cheulhee Jung, Peter Allen and Andrew Ellington. A simple, cleated DNA walker that hangs on to surfaces.
  • Bjarke N. Hansen, Kim S. Larsen, Daniel Merkle and Alexei Mihalchuk. DNA-Templated Synthesis Optimization.
  • Yo-Sub Han and Hwee Kim. Ruleset Optimization on Isomorphic Oritatami Systems
  • Abdulmelik Mohammed and Mustafa Hajij. Unknotted Strand Routings of Triangulated Meshes
  • Wen Wang, Silian Chen, Tanxi Bai, Ye Xiang and Bryan Wei. Self-assembly of addressable DNA wireframe nanostructures from junction motifs
  • Fei Zhang, Xiaodong Qi, Zhaoming Su, Shuoxing Jiang, Wah Chiu, Yan Liu and Hao Yan. Programming Highly Knotted Molecular Topologies Using Single-stranded Nucleic Acids
  • Cheulhee Jung, John Hawkins, Stephen Jones Jr., Yibei Xiao, James Rybarski, Kaylee Dillard, Jeffrey Hussmann, Fatema Saifuddin, Siyuan Wang, Andrew Ellington, Ailong Ke, William Press and Ilya Finkelstein. Adaptation of the Next Generation Sequencing Platform for Molecular Applications

 

Tuesday, September 26th-Conference Day Two

Plenary Speakers:

  • David Doty
  • Eric Klavins

Presenters:

  • William Poole, Andres Ortiz-Munoz, Abhishek Behera, Nick Jones, Thomas Ouldridge, Erik Winfree and Manoj Gopalkrishnan. Chemical Boltzmann Machines
  • Monir Hajiaghayi, Anne Condon, David Kirkpatrick and Jan Manuch. Simplifying Analyses of Chemical Reaction Networks for Approximate Majority
  • Dan Alistarh, Bartłomiej Dudek, Adrian Kosowski, Daivid Soloveichik and Przemysław Uznański. Robust Detection in Leak-Prone Population Protocols
  • Muppirala Viswa Virinchi, Abhishek Behera and Manoj Gopalkrishnan. A stochastic molecular scheme for an artificial cell to infer its environment from partial observations
  • Marta Andrés Arroyo, Sarah Cannon, Joshua J. Daymude, Dana Randall and Andréa W. Richa. A Stochastic Approach to Shortcut Bridging in Programmable Matter
  • David Doty, Trent Rogers, David Soloveichik, Chris Thachuk and Damien Woods. Thermodynamic Binding Networks

 

Wednesday, September 27th-Conference Day Three

Plenary Speaker:

  • Christopher Moore

Presenters:

  • Robert Schweller, Andrew Winslow and Tim Wylie. Complexities for High-Temperature Two-Handed Tile Self-Assembly
  • Yen-Ru Chin, Jui-Ting Tsai and Ho-Lin Chen. A Minimal Requirement for Self-Assembly of Lines in Polylogarithmic Time
  • Damien Woods, David Doty, Cameron Myhrvold, Joy Hui, Felix Zhou, Peng Yin and Erik Winfree. Iterated Boolean circuit computation via a programmable DNA tile array
  • Anna J Simon, Arti Pothukuchy, Jillian Gerberich, Janelle Leggere, Jimmy Golihar, Cheulhee Jung, David Taylor and Andrew Ellington. Supercharging enables tunable hierarchical assembly of synthetic proteins
  • Dongsheng Liu. Two-dimensional assembly of amphiphilic molecules into free-floating nanosheets with tailored size and shape
  • Sifang Chen and Georg Seelig. Programmable DNA pattern formation
  • Pierre-Étienne Meunier and Damien Woods. The non-cooperative tile assembly model is not intrinsically universal or capable of bounded Turing machine simulation

 

Thursday, September 28th-Conference Day Four

Plenary Speakers:

  • Yannick Rondelez
  • Vincent Noireaux

Presenters:

  • Sherry Xi Chen and Georg Seelig. A DNA neural network constructed from molecular variable gain amplifiers
  • Antoine Bader and Scott Cockroft. Enhancing the fidelity of toehold-sequestered nucleic acid devices
  • Sedigheh Zolaktaf, Frits Dannenberg, Xander Rudelis, Anne Condon, Joseph M Schaeffer, Mark Schmidt, Chris Thachuk and Erik Winfree. Inferring Parameters for an Elementary Step Model of DNA Structure Kinetics with Locally Context-Dependent Arrhenius Rates
  • Sundipta Rao, Yuan-Jyue Chen and Georg Seelig. Next generation plasmid-derived DNA gates with quantitatively controlled kinetics
  • Boya Wang, Chris Thachuk, Andrew Ellington and David Soloveichik. The design space of strand displacement cascades with toehold-size clamps
  • Stefan Badelt, Seung Woo Shin, Robert F. Johnson, Qing Dong, Chris Thachuk and Erik Winfree. A general-purpose CRN-to-DSD compiler with formal verification, optimization, and simulation capabilities.
  • Gourab Chatterjee, Neil Dalchau, Richard Muscat, Andrew Phillips and Georg Seelig. Self-assembly of addressable DNA wireframe nanostructures from junction motifs.
  • Shohei Kotani and William Hughes. Multi-Arm Junctions for Dynamic DNA Nanotechnology
  • Samuel Schaffter and Rebecca Schulman. An orthogonal genelet architecture for inducible state-switching of a bistable circuit
  • Aurore Dupin, Berta Tinao and Friedrich C. Simmel. Compartmentalization and signaling in cell-free synthetic gene circuits