Climbing in the tree of life
The Biodiversity and Biocomplexity (Economo) Unit would like to invite you to a seminar by Prof. Luke Harmon.
Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Venue: Seminar Room C700 - Lab3
Speaker: Prof. Luke Harmon, Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Idaho
Title: Climbing in the tree of life
For the first time, we are approaching a relatively detailed picture of the full tree of life. However, major challenges remain, especially in interpreting the tree and understanding what it means for our understanding of macroevolution. In this talk, I will review process from my lab group in visualizing and analyzing the patterns in large phylogenetic trees.