Research Seminar WS 2005/2006.

Research Seminars take place every Thursday during term time at 12:15 to 13:30 in the small lecture hall of the Zoological Institute (Vesalgasse 1, first floor).

Week Date Speaker Title
1 27 Oct Prof. Louis Du Pasquier Rezeptors of the immunoglobulin super family in immune- and nervous system
2 3 Nov no seminar BS-ZH workshop: see special announcement
3 10 Nov Isabelle Colson Evolutionary significance of genomic rearrangements
4 17 Nov Nicolas Boileau Genetic variation in a host-parasite system: experimental investigations
5 24 Nov Dr. Angelica Stollewerk
(Uni. Mainz)
Evolution of neurogensis in arthropods
6 1 Dec Adrian Lutz Genetic connectivity of the brooding coral Seriatopora hysterix on the Great Barrier Reef
7 8 Dec Silvia Rauch Selection for smart Drosophila melanogaster females - are then the males also intelligent?
8 15 Dec Franziska Wende
(Uni. Leipzig)
Influence of leaf-litter on parasite resistance in Daphnia magna
9 22 Dec no seminar
10 12 Jan no seminar
11 19 Jan Daniela Brites The effect of phyllotaxis on light harvesting in mediteranean woody plants
12 26 Jan no seminar
13 2 Feb Thomas Zumbrunn Spatiotemporal dynamics of parasite richness in a Daphnia metacommunity
14 9 Feb Dr.Katja Räsänen
(EAWAG, Dübendorf)
On the ecology of reproductive isolation: Misty mystery of the lake/stream stickleback
15 16 Feb Dr. Sandra Lass Evolution of virulence in a parasite with horizontal and vertical transmission