2024 Honours/Masters Cohort Initial Student Seminars - EE

11:00-11:20 Charlotte Drury Hons Testing the limits of mtDNA for species delimitation and diagnosis
11:20-11:40 Jinghua Mu Mast Improve phylogenetic inference from large-scale microbiological data
11:40-12:00 Yilin Bai Mast Unravelling prey selection patterns under different group conditions
12:00-12:20 Mina Kearns Hons Phylogenetic diversity in conservation planning: exploring the influence of phylogenetic methods and assumptions
Break (40mins)      
13:00-13:20 Edward Lawrence Hons Learning to flock: within-species variation in repsonse to heterospecific calls
13:20-13:40 Leo North Hons Social Learning of Novel Drinking Behaviour in Sulphur Crested Cockatoos
13:40-14:00 Lucy Zarew Hons Variation in freezing tolerance in snow gums in early establishment phases: does it vary among subspecies or with distribution?
14:00-14:20 Puning Wang Hons Is a broken clock ever useful?
Break (20mins)      
14:40-15:00 Muqing Niu Mast Detecting bacterial gene content in metagenomic DNA
15:00-15:20 Sihao Yang Mast Evolution of bacteriophages in the honey bee gut
15:20-15:40 Olivia Young Hons Evolving a BSFL-associated microbiom to improve lignocellulose waste degradation