Past events

4–6 February 2019
Python is the world's most popular programming language for beginners thanks to its easy to read code and broad applicability. Bob Buckley and Cameron Jack from the ANU...
10am–12pm 1 February 2019
This Friday's workshop will be taught by Dr Erin Walsh about graphic design in R . Erin will cover the philosophy and good practice of...
9–10am 22 January 2019
A ten-year strategic plan for taxonomy and biosystematics in Australia and New Zealand was launched in late April 2018: Discovering Biodiversity: A decadal plan for taxonomy...
10am–12pm 18 January 2019
This Friday we will practice linear mixed models, from 10 to noon, in the DNA meeting room (S104), first floor of Robertson (from the main entrance walk to the end of...
10am–12pm 7 December 2018
The next workshop on Statistics in R will be this Friday. This time we will practice the bases of statistical inference: null-models, p-values, assumptions......
9am–5pm 7 December 2018
The recent advent of next-generation sequencing techniques has led to the rapid accumulation of large amounts of phylogenomic / transcriptomic data. This is extremely...
6–7.30pm 4 December 2018
To coincide with our upcoming workshop, SNPs in population- and phylo-genomics, and celebrate another great year of collaborative science across ANU, University of Canberra...
9am 4 December – 5.30pm 6 December 2018
Have you got large SNP datasets and now are wondering how best to filter the data, to infer population diversity or structure, adaptation, or to delimit species and estimate their...
9.25am 12 November – 5pm 13 November 2018
Following on from the success of CompBioFest I, we are delighted to invite you to join the second Computation Biology Fest (CompBioFest II). This conference will focus...
11.30am–12.30pm 9 November 2018
The Jurassic Talbragar Fish Bed near Gulgong (NSW) has been extensively collected for more than 100 years and has yielded thousands of specimens of Cavenderichthys...
2pm 5 November 2018
Alignment Beyond Sequences and Genomes is the eleventh of 12 lectures on Biological Sequence Analysis (BSA), I will give at the ANU. BSA is a huge field...
11.30am–12.30pm 2 November 2018
One of the uncertainties for future environments is the degree of resilience of coral reefs under current global warming scenarios. Increases in atmospheric CO2 levels lead to...
1–2pm 1 November 2018
Indigenous Leader Eddie Fry has challenged us to think about a 50 year plan and ‘the Indigenous Estate lifted beyond current perceptions of what is possible in Indigenous...
12–1pm 30 October 2018
Migratory animals, in their billions, uniquely couple ecological communities across the globe. Given that most animal migrations are disappearing or are in steep decline due...
29–30 October 2018
Workshop appications close Friday 28 September We are organizing a workshop in genomic estimation of relatedness and quantitative genetic estimation, funded by the Centre for...
12–1pm 26 October 2018
Reconstructing speciation geography from contemporary biodiversity data  12:00 Alex Skeels, Research School of Biology, ANU The origin of new species can occur under a...
11.30am–12.30pm 26 October 2018
Pathogen and pest species in agricultural systems are responsible for significant economic losses worldwide, and represent a threat to agricultural productivity and food security...
12am–1pm 23 October 2018
Smooth shelled mussels of the genus Mytilus are conspicuous species of many temperate intertidal environments and valued for aquaculture. However, Mytilus...
4–5pm 18 October 2018
Biological variation is organized hierarchically; it exists among taxa, among populations, among genotypes or individuals, and within genotypes or individuals. Thinking...
2.30–3.30pm 17 October 2018
We face an urgent need for better theories of rapid change in social-ecological systems. I will first use an ancient philosophical puzzle, modern ideas about networks and...

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