The 2016 Lynford Lecture
“Tiny Conspiracies: Cell-to-Cell Communication in Bacteria”
Featuring Dr. Bonnie Bassler, chair of the Department of Molecular Biology at Princeton University, a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a MacArthur Fellow and a TED Talk Lecturer.
Since 1997, the Lynford Lecture has featured prominent thinkers who explain complex information and important ideas with clarity and concision. The series is made possible by Tondra and Jeffrey Lynford and the NYU Tandon School of Engineering's Institute for Mathematics and Advanced Supercomputing (IMAS). Mr. Lynford is Deputy Chairman of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering Board, Trustee of New York University, a Commissioner of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and President of Educational Housing Services. The Lynfords were instrumental in bringing IMAS Co-Directors Drs. David and Gregory Chudnovsky to the School of Engineering.
Panel Discussion Following Lecture, featuring: Dr. Martin Blaser, NYU Medical Center and Professor Daniel Kronauer of the Rockefeller University
Reception immediately following the lecture and panel.
The Lynford Lecture is sponsored by Jeffrey and Tondra Lynford and the Institute of Mathematics and Advanced Supercomputing (IMAS). More information about previous lectures can be found here.