Oriented skein relation for knot Floer homology and a biological application

Friday, September 16, 2011 - 9:30am - 10:30am
Lind 305
Candice Price (The University of Iowa)
Candice studies protein-DNA interactions using a particular invariant known as knot Floer Homology. In this talk Candice will give some mathematical and biological background and discuss some results.