Research Seminar WS 2006/2007

From winter term 2006/07 onwards, Research Seminars take place every other Tuesday 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 Oct 24, 06 Mathias Kölliker Benefits and Costs of Earwig (Forficula auricularia) Family Life
3 Nov 7, 06 Marco Archetti Ten Years of the Coevolution Theory of Autumn Colors: News and Perspectives
5 Nov 21, 06 Flore Mas Species recognition and chemical signals in Drosophila
7 Dec 5, 06 Thomas Kühl Horizontal and vertical transmission - how far is the strategy of the microsporidium Octosporea bayeri selectable to maximize parasite fitness in its host Daphnia magna?
9 Dec 19, 06 David Coall Maternal childhood stress moderates the influence of age at sexual maturity on proportionate birth weight in humans
11 Jan 16, 07 Ralph Dobler Long, longer, too long?! - about costs of long sperm in the yellow dung fly
13 Jan 30, 07 Valentin Amrhein Functions of song in the nightingale: mate attraction or territory defence?
15 Feb 13, 07 Yannick Moret Resource allocation to immune defence: a matter of costs and benefits