EcoLunch Seminar Series

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Spring 2018
Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30
Lilly G-456

Coordinator: Jeff Lucas

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10 January
Lee Dugatkin
Affiliation: Dept of Biology, Univ Louisville
Host: Ximena Bernal

Title: Altruism writ small: share antibiotic resistance in E. coli

17 January
Megan Gall
Affiliation: Biology Dept, Vassar College
Host: Jeffrey Lucas

Title: Auditory processing and acoustic signals: anurans, aves, and anthropogenic Noise

24 January
Affiliation: Dept of Biology, Purdue

Title: EEB town hall discussion

31 January
Janna Willoughby
Affiliation: Dept of Biological Sci, Purdue
Host: Mark Christie

Title: Rapid genetic adaptation to a novel environment despite a genome-wide founder effect

7 February
Mike Scharf
Affiliation: Dept of Entomology, Purdue
Host: Ximena Bernal

Title: Fun with termites: the gut as a physiological foundation for social living

14 February
Suzanne Gray
Affiliation: Ohio State Univ CFAES
Host: Esteban Fernandez-Juricic

Title: A blurry future? The visual ecology of fish in a changing world

21 February
EEB Area Faculty meeting

28 February: NOTE: talk will be in Lilly 1-117
Curt Lively
Affiliation: Dept of Biology, Indiana Univ
Host: Cat Searle

Title: Through the looking glass: host-parasite coevolution and sex

7 March
Stacy Lindshield
Affiliation: Dept of Anthropology, Purdue Univ

Title: Risking predation for thermoregulation: Facultative nocturnality in an apex omnivore on the savanna

14 March
spring break
Host: Dermatologists of America

Title: UV over-exposure in beach habitats

21 March
Richard Condit
Affiliation: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Host: Gord McNickle

Title: Geology and tree species distributions in tropical forests of Panama

28 March
Gus Nyberg
Affiliation: Niches Land Trust
Host: EEB grad students

Title: NICHES: How does the local Land Trust work and what does it do to protect land

4 April
Anping Chen
Affiliation: Dept of FNR, Purdue
Host: Songlin Fei

Title: Neutral model, phylogenetics, and eco-evolutionary dynamics of forest communities

11 April

18 April
Rebecca Trapp
Affiliation: Dept of Biological Sciences, Purdue Univ
Host: qualifier talk

Title: When Recognition Works: Sensory Constraints on Individual Recognition and Inter-Individual Spacing

25 April
Morgan Sparks
Affiliation: Dept of Biological Sciences, Purdue Univ
Host: qualifier talk

Title: Quantifying opposing genetic and environmental influences on phenotypes: a meta-analysis of countergradient variation

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