Past events

16
Sep
2019
Speaker: Rebecca N Johnson, Director, Australian Museum Research Institute
In May 2019 the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (ISPBES) group released their global assessment report outlining the unprecedented decline of the Earth’s natural life support systems*.
12
Sep
2019
We are holding a 2 day symposium on 12-13 of September as a tribute to the career and work of Barry Osmond.
10
Sep
2019
Speaker: Andreaz Dupoue, Monash University
In a changing world, species must constantly cope with predictable and unpredictable environments. If natural selection shapes adaptations on the long run, the recent changes caused by human activities often occur too fast for the individuals to correctly adjust their physiology and behavior.
27
Aug
2019
Speaker: Karel Mokany, CSIRO
Biodiversity outcomes under global change will be influenced by a range of important ecological and evolutionary processes. However, the most commonly applied approaches to understanding likely outcomes for biodiversity across large regions ignore these processes.
19
Aug
2019
Speaker: Dr Andrew Bissett, Senior Research Scientist, CSIRO
The Australian Microbiome (AM) initiative is a collaborative network of researchers, centrally administered and supported primarily by CSIRO, Director of National Parks, Bioplatforms Australia and the Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS), providing publically available data characterizing Au
16
Aug
2019
Speaker: Fatimah Azzahra Ahmad Rashid (Zara), PhD student, Atkin Lab, RSB
Abstract - The world population has grown from 3 billion in 1961 to 7.6 billion in 2018, and is expected to reach nearly 10 billion by 2050. Global crop production must at least double by 2050 in order to meet the needs of a growing world population.
13
Aug
2019
In this workshop we examine the literature on how examiners examine and make decisions. We then work backwards from this to identify what a ‘good’ dissertation is and how to produce one. Register below. Password - Plant2019
09
Aug
2019
Speaker: Hee-Jin Noh, Langmore Group, E&E, RSB
Interactions between avian brood parasites and their hosts are one of the most suitable model systems for studying coevolution. Brood parasitic cuckoos lay their eggs in the nests of other species, called hosts.
09
Aug
2019
Speaker: Paul Cremin, LabArchives
Paul Cremin from LabArchives will be running two introductory sessions this week. LabArchives is a highly-secure, best-practice eNotebook, now integrated with the SSO and available to all members of ANU. LabArchives can be accessed at https://enotebooks.anu.edu.au using ANU credentials.
08
Aug
2019
Speaker: Paul Cremin, LabArchives
Paul Cremin from LabArchives will be running two introductory sessions this week. LabArchives is a highly-secure, best-practice eNotebook, now integrated with the SSO and available to all members of ANU. LabArchives can be accessed at https://enotebooks.anu.edu.au using ANU credentials.

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