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PopGen Vienna (hybrid) seminars

Please note that some seminars are online, only. Location of in-person hybrid seminars:
Lecture Hall B (building FA, ground floor), Vetmeduni Vienna
How to find the lecture hall: campus map

Time: 17:00 CEST/CET

Covid rules: PCR-tested negative & FFP2 masks, or join us online.

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Schedule:

impromptu: Friday, 12.08.22 - Jacqueline Sztepanacz (Univ. of Toronto, CA)
The role of pleiotropy in the evolution of quantitative genetic variation.
Lecture Hall B and online

impromptu: Friday, 16.09.22 - David Stern (Janelia Research Campus, US)
Toward an understanding of the mechanisms of plant gall induction by aphids.
Lecture Hall B and online
Youtube abstract

11.10.22 - Loren Rieseberg (Univ. of British Columbia, CA)
Recombination and speciation.
online
watch talk here

18.10.22 - Justin Fay (Univ. of Rochester, US)
Evolution of thermal tolerance in Saccharomyces.
Lecture Hall B and online
watch talk here

25.10.22 - Dan Schrider (Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, US)
Automating my own job: machine learning for evolutionary genetics.
online
watch talk here

08.11.22 - Kateryna Makova (Pennsylvania State Univ., US)
Non-B DNA structures and evolution of our genomes.
online
watch talk here

15.11.22 - Martin Polz (Univ. of Vienna, AT)
The eco-evolutionary dynamics of bacteria and their viruses in the wild.
Lecture Hall B and online
watch talk here

22.11.22 - Mihaela Pavlicev (Univ. of Vienna, AT)
No preterm birth, at the cost of endometriosis? Antagonistic pleiotropy of a SNP in human reproductive traits.
Lecture Hall B and online
watch talk here

29.11.22 - Franz Baumdicker (Univ. Tübingen, DE)
Adaptive training for machine learning in population genetics.
online

13.12.22 - Wesley Warren (Univ. of Missouri, US)
The power and limitations of sequence variation discovery with trait consequences.
Lecture Hall B and online

10.01.23 - Li Zhao (The Rockefeller Univ., US)
The origin and evolution of genetic and functional innovation.
Lecture Hall B and online

17.01.23 - Joana Meier (Wellcome Sanger Inst. & Univ. of Cambridge, UK)
Rapid speciation fueled by admixture.
Lecture Hall B and online

24.01.23 - Tatiana Giraud (Université Paris-Saclay, FR)
A new general theory for the evolution of sex chromosomes and other supergenes.
online

31.01.23 - Bret Payseur (Univ. of Wisconsin -  Madison, US)
Evolution of recombination rate on broad and fine genomic scales.
online

Past seminars

Fond zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung
vetmed uni vienna
Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology
Universität Wien