Benjamin Bratton

Princeton University

Webinar Leader, Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activities (2)

Introduction to strings and DNA/protein sequence alignments part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2018:Activities
This is problem set that helps solidify concepts of computational processing (accessing data, parsing data, visualizing data, using preconstructed tools) and sequence matching, specifically in the context of ...

MATLAB Exemplary Collection This activity is part of the Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB Exemplary Teaching Activities collection.
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Using MATLAB to understand distributions: Pokémon GO part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2016:Teaching Activities
This problem set will help teach students how to describe real world distributions. Data science skills that will be covered include measures of central tendency and spread, transformations of distributions, ...

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Essays (2)

Students are not unit tests: providing assessment that is fair across students with different types of skills part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2018:Essays
Benjamin Bratton, Molecular Biology, Princeton University My main instructional responsibility is in helping teach a course called "Integrated Science Curriculum" a transdisciplinary approach to teaching ...

Helping students tinker with the black box part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2016:Essays
Benjamin Bratton, Molecular Biology, Princeton University The increasingly quantitative and interdisciplinary nature of biological research has led us to add a BioMath Bootcamp summer course for graduate students ...