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

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

State aggregation in codon models

Sep 23rd 2016: Paper by Davydov et al. "State aggregation for fast likelihood computations in molecular evolution" accepted in Bioinformatics.

Written on Friday September 23, 2016