May 2016 News

New paper in TREE: Detecting the multiple facets of biodiversity
May, 2016
An opinion piece by postdoc Marta Jarzyna and Walter Jetz on the pitfalls of ignoring imperfect detection of species in studies of functional and phylogenetic diversity was...
Lab senior thesis student Rebecca Beilinson wins Yale 2016 Library Map Prize
May, 2016
For her research project on ‘Species Distribution Modeling of North American Odonates’, supervised by Walter Jetz and Sami Domisch. This award is conferred on a Yale College...
Lab senior thesis student Gwen Antell wins Yale William R. Belknap prize
May, 2016
The award recognizes excellence in natural history studies of undergraduates in their senior year. Gwen wrote her thesis on the niche partitioning of East African hornbills. ...