1. The Central Dogma.
The Killer Application. Parallel Universes. Watson's Definition. Top-Down Versus Bottom-Up. Information Flow. Convergence. Endnote.
Definitions. Data Management. Data Life Cycle. Database Technology. Interfaces. Implementation. Endnote.
Geographical Scope. Communications Models. Transmissions Technology. Protocols. Bandwidth. Topology. Hardware. Contents. Security. Ownership. Implementation. Management. On the Horizon. Endnote.
4. Search Engines.
The Search Process. Search Engine Technology. Searching and Information Theory. Computational Methods. Search Engines and Knowledge Management. On the Horizon. Endnote.
5. Data Visualization.
Sequence Visualization. Structure Visualization. User Interface. Animation Versus Simulation. General-Purpose Technologies. One the Horizon. Endnote.
Statistical Concepts. Microarrays. Imperfect Data. Basics. Quantifying Randomness. Data Analysis. Tool Selection. Statistics of Alignment. Clustering and Classification. On the Horizon. Endnote.
7. Data Mining.
Methods. Technology Overview. Infrastructure. Pattern Recognition and Discovery. Machine Learning. Text Mining. Tools. On the Horizon. Endnote.
8. Pattern Matching.
Fundamentals. Dot Matrix Analysis. Substitution Matrices. Dynamic Programming. Word Methods. Multiple Sequence Alignment. Tools. On the Horizon. Endnote.
9. Modeling and Simulation.
Drug Discovery. Fundamentals. Protein Structure. Systems Biology. Tools. On the Horizon. Endnote.
Collaboration and Communications. Standards. Issues. On the Horizon. Endnote.