Computational Phylogenetics
... Molecular Data, Evolutionary Modeling and Computational Tools

Vertebrate niche evolution

Dec 12th 2017: Paper by Rolland et al. on "The impact of endothermy on the climatic niche evolution and the distribution of vertebrate diversity" available in Nat. Ecol. Evol.

Written on Tuesday December 12, 2017

New group member: Rocío Rama Ballesteros

May 1st 2017: Rocío Rama Ballesteros is starting a PhD on a project using machine learning to understand patterns of co-evolution and selection on protein coding genes.

Written on Monday May 1, 2017

New group member: Pablo Duchen

Mar 1st 2017: Pablo Duchen is starting a postdoc on a project to bridge macro-evolutionary models with micro-evolutionary mechanisms.

Written on Wednesday March 1, 2017

Gesneriaceae evolution

Apr 5th 2017: Paper by Serrano-Serrano et al. on "Hummingbird pollination and the diversification of angiosperms: an old and successful association in Gesneriaceae" available in Proc R Soc B.

Written on Thursday April 6, 2017

Gesneriaceae evolution

Feb 27th 2017: Paper by Serrano-Serrano et al. on "Hummingbird pollination and the diversification of angiosperms: an old and successful association in Gesneriaceae" accepted in Proc R Soc B.

Written on Monday February 27, 2017

Accelerated MCMC

Dec 24th 2016: Paper by Meyer et al. "Accelerating Bayesian inference for evolutionary biology models" available in Bioinformatics.

Written on Saturday December 24, 2016

Accelerated MCMC

Nov 7th 2016: Paper by Meyer et al. "Accelerating Bayesian inference for evolutionary biology models" accepted in Bioinformatics.

Written on Monday November 7, 2016

Genetic structure in Primula tibetica

Oct 5th 2016: Early-view of our paper by Ren et al. "Genetic consequences of Quaternary climatic oscillations in the Himalayas: Primula tibetica as a case study based on RAD sequencing" available in New Phytol.

Written on Wednesday October 5, 2016

State aggregation for codon models

Oct 4th 2016: Early view of our paper by Davydov et al. "State aggregation for fast likelihood computations in molecular evolution" available in Bioinformatics.

Written on Tuesday October 4, 2016

New group member: Joris Bertrand

Sep 1st 2016: Joris Bertrand is starting a postdoc on a project looking at the population genomics of the clownfish radiation.

Written on Thursday September 1, 2016