This is the home page of the UConn EEB department's Systematics Seminar (EEB 6486). This is a graduate seminar devoted to issues of interest to graduate students and faculty who make up the systematics program at the University of Connecticut.
Meeting time and place
For the Spring 2012 semester, we are meeting in the Bamford Room (TLS 171B) Mondays 3-4pm
Monday, 23 January 2012
At this meeting we will discuss possible themes for this semester's seminar, but just to get the ball rolling I have uploaded a short Nature paper for us to discuss:
- Smith et al. 2011. Resolving the evolutionary relationships of molluscs with phylogenomic tools. Nature 480:364-367 (Dec. 2011). doi:10.1038/nature10526
Images created from the data sets provided online showing extent of missing data. The color red indicates new data collected for this study, black indicates existing data, white indicates missing data.
Monday, 30 January 2012 ⇐
Continuing on the phylogenomic theme, Louise Lewis and Karolina Fučíková will lead a discussion on the following shakeup in the green plant tree:
- Timme, R. E., T. R. Bachvaroff and C. R. Delwiche. 2012. Broad Phylogenomic Sampling and the Sister Lineage of Land Plants. PLoS One 7: e29696.
Monday, 6 February 2012
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Monday, 13 February 2012
Monday, 20 February 2012
Monday, 27 February 2012
Monday, 5 March 2012
Monday, 12 March 2012
SPRING BREAK - no meeting this week
Monday, 19 March 2012
Monday, 26 March 2012
Monday, 2 April 2012
Monday, 9 April 2012