BIG SEMINARS 2020-2021

BIG seminars 2020-2021

Every first Monday of the month
16h15, Auditorium Biophore Building
UniL-Sorge at Dorigny

Free entrance

Some of these events may happen online and some on site. Please look at our website https://unil.ch/cig/big in due time to get the useful information.

BIG is an interdepartmental seminar series, and is organized by Christophe Dessimoz, Ted Farmer, Yolanda Schaerli and Tanja Schwander

5 October 2020  Charles Pence, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium ONLINE
Big data, natural history, and breadth in biological explanations

POSTPONED TO 2021
2 November 2020  Michel Milinkovitch, University of Geneva, CH
“A Living Cellular Automaton: When Charles Darwin meets John von Neumann & Alan Turing“

POSTPONED TO 2021
7 December 2020  Michael Knoblauch, Washington State University, USA
The phloem: Nature’s battleground for photoassimilates

18 January 2021  Liz Sockett, University of Nottingham, UK
Predator-prey interactions by Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus (probably as virtual seminar)

1 March 2021  Yoshi Tomoyasu, Miami University, USA
TBA

12 April 2021  Molly Przeworski, Columbia University, USA
TBA

3 May 2021  Patrick Yizhi Cai, University of Manchester , UK
Synthetic genomics: From genetic parts to genomes

7 June 2021  Zachary Lippman, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
TBA