Program News

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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
A majority of infectious diseases in humans are zoonotic. The incidence of infectious diseases in humans and wildlife is increasing worldwide and the main drivers for...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Functional Data Analysis (FDA) is a class of statistical methods that apply to repeated, complex processes. Classical examples include motion capture data in which subjects...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Machine learning methods are powerful statistical tools that produce prediction models from data. These methods have enjoyed a great deal of success over the past few decades...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Over the last 30 years phylogeographic data have provided detailed resolution into the geographical distribution of genetic diversity in species. The field of phylogeography...
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Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
The Paleobiology Database is a community produced compilation of global fossil occurrences and is the basis for recent analyses of the history of biodiversity. Point pattern...
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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Martin Wikelski is the Director of the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Professor at the University of Konstanz, and a Visiting Research Scholar at Princeton...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Conifers play an important role in ecosystems around the world, particularly in Northern Hemisphere forests, and they have received considerable attention in conservation...