Visualizing the Tree of Life

Nov 2

Friday, November 2, 2012

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LSRC D106

Presenter

Karen Cranston (Duke Biology)

Inferring the evolutionary history of all life is one of the great challenges in biology, and visualizing the tree of life is nearly as difficult constructing it. This talk explores recent approaches to evolutionary tree visualization and discusses the reasons why large-scale phylogeny visualization continues to pose such a challenge.

Contact

Monson, Eric
emonson@cs.duke.edu

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