We will have our first soil microbiology meta-lab meeting next Thursday, Feb. 2, from 9-10:30 in MSB room 1205.
Meetings will be weekly now, as we are going to target the UW Microbiome initiative proposal, due March 15. The proposed schedule is below:
2 Feb – Introductions / Overview of microbiotron idea and lab goals/visions for the system / Assignments
9 Feb – Assignment 1 – What apparatus is already out there?
16 Feb – Assignment 2 – What’s state of the art for characterizing microbes?
23 Feb – Develop proposed project outline / Assign initial sections to write, and budgeting
2 Mar – Review draft budget / Review first draft of text / Assign remaining sections to write
9 Mar – Review full draft of text and budget / Assign tasks for polishing
14 Mar – Proposal submitted