OEB Fall 2011 Seminars

September 7
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Jacques Dumais
Harvard University
Mechanistic Models of Plant Cell Expansion and Division
September 8
1:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Special Seminar
Michael Foote
University of Chicago
The role of geographic range and species richness in recoveries from mass extinctions
September 14
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Sergey Nuzhdin
University of Southern California
Ecological genomics of local adaptation
Host: Hoekstra Lab
September 21
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building  
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Gene Hunt
National Museum of Natural History
Understanding Evolutionary Patterns in Fossil Lineages
September 28
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Michael Knoblauch
Washington State University
The Phloem - Cell Biology of a Natural Microfluidic System
Host: Holbrook Lab

October 5
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Todd Palmer
University of Florida
The evolution and ecology of mutualism in a community context: we've got ants in our plants
Host: Losos Lab
October 12
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Pardis Sabeti
Harvard University
Evolutionary Forces in Humans and Pathogens
October 19
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Matthew Meselson
Harvard University
Sexual Reproduction in Bdelloid Rotifers: no evolutionary scandal
Host: Hoekstra Lab
October 26
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Anthony Leonardo
HHMI Janelia Farm
Guidance laws and neural circuit dynamics underlying dragonfly prey capture
Host: Olveczky Lab
November 2
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Todd LaJeunesse
Pennsylvania State University
Investigating ecology and evolution of coral-dinoflagellate symbioses using a hierarchical phylogenetic framework
Host: Girguis Lab
November 9
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building  
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Bence Olveczky
Harvard University
Neural mechanisms underlying complex motor learning
November 16
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Steven D'Hondt
University of Rhode Island
Microbial energetics in subseafloor sediment
Host: Girguis Lab
November 30
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Iain Couzin
Princeton University
From Democratic Consensus to Cannibalistic Hordes: The Principles of Collective Behavior
Host: Olveczky and Pierce Labs