The Origin and Evolution of Eukaryotes

  • Datum: –21.00
  • Plats: Evolutionsbiologiskt centrum Friessalen
  • Föreläsare: Siv Andersson, Uppsala University, Anna Rosling, Uppsala University, Catarina Rydin, Stockholm University, Laszlo Nagy, Biological Research Centre of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Max Telford, University College London (UK), Eunsoo Kim, American Museum of Natural History (New York)
  • Arrangör: Systematic Biology
  • Kontaktperson: Hanna Johannesson
  • Seminarium

11:00
Welcome message
11:10
Evolution of Complex Cellular Architectures
Siv Andersson, Uppsala University
11:45
Free-Living Protozoa and the Eukaryote Tree of Life
Alastair Simpson, Dalhousie University (Canada)
12:20
Lunch
13:10
Short talks by PhD students from Systematic Biology
14:40
Environmental Sequences as Taxonomic Evidence in Fungi
Anna Rosling, Uppsala University
15:15
Fika
15:35
Macroevolution in the enigmatic gymnosperms of the Gnetales
Catarina Rydin, Stockholm University
16:10
The Genomics of Complex Multicellularity in Fungi
Laszlo Nagy, Biological Research Centre of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
16:45
Short break
16:55
The New New Animal Phylogeny
Max Telford, University College London (UK)
17:30
Emergence of Cell-Eating and the Origin of Eukaryotic Photosynthesis
Eunsoo Kim, American Museum of Natural History (New York)