Evolution & Ecology Seminars

The Evolution & Ecology Seminar Series takes place on Wednesdays, from 4-5pm in ISB 110

Evolution & Ecology Seminar Schedule (Spring 2020)

Date
Speaker
Title
1-15-20
David Varricchio & Jason Hogan
(Montana State University)
"Wounding Tooth starts a family: Reproduction in
 the Cretaceous dinosaur Troodon formosus"
1-22-20
Thom Nelson
(University of Montana)
"The evolution of Mimulus monkeyflowers, from fitness across seasons to hybridization among species"
1-29-20
Rena Schweizer
(University of Montana)
"Evolutionary genomics of physiological adaptations in extreme environments"
2-5-20
John Maron
(University of Montana)
"Coexistence and community assembly"
2-12-20
Diana Six
(University of Montana)
"The ecological stoichiometry of antagonism commensalism, and mutualism in bark beetle-fungus symbioses"
2-19-20
Michael Hague
(University of Montana)
"Evolution at the interface of species interactions"
2-26-20
Mike Habib
(USC)
"Real flying monsters: the physics of flight and gigantism in pterosaurs"
3-4-20
Nathan Kraft
(UCLA)
"Understanding Coexistence of Species"
3-11-20
NO SEMINAR
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3-18-20
NO SEMINAR
Spring Break
3-25-20
Don Powers
(George Fox University)
"Flying in the heat: thermoregulation strategies used by hummingbirds at high environmental temperatures"
4-1-20
Corrie Moreau
(Cornell University)
"Piecing together the puzzle to understand the evolution of the ants: macroevolution to microbiomes"
4-8-20
Cassie Stoddard
(Princeton University)
"The evolution of colorful signals and dynamic structures in the avian world"
4-15-20
Arley Muth
(University of Texas  - Austin)
"Positive interactions in marine forests: stress gradient trends and species-specific examples"
4-22-20
Luke Flory
(University of Florida)
"Effects of pathogens, drought, and fire on the long-term impacts of plant invasions"
4-29-20
José Hierro
(Universidad Nacional de La Pampa)
"At the beginning was the seed: variation in seed mass and range expansion in a global weed"