Lectures/Seminars

11 May 2010

Iain Couzin at the Secret Science Club

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UPDATE – ABC News feature about the Secret Science Club: http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/story?id=7025066&page=1
Iain will talk about his work and the work of the CouzinLab at the next Secret Science Club session. This event will hold at the Bell House in New York (149 7th Street Brooklyn, NY 11215), at 8pm on Tuesday May 18. Tickets are free. Hereafter is […]


11 May 2010

Iain Couzin will talk at PIMS-CSC Distinguished Speaker Series

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Iain will be the next speaker of the PIMS-CSC Distinguished Speaker Series that holds at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver. His talk, "Collective Motion and Decision-Making in Animal Groups", will start at 2.30pm on May 14 at IRMACS Theatre, ASB 10900 (reception from 2.00pm).
PIMS is the Pacific Institute for Mathematical Sciences. CSC is the Centre for Scientific […]


29 Apr 2010

Iain Couzin at Mathematical Biosciences Institute, The Ohio State University

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On April 28, Iain gave a public lecture sponsored by the Mathematical Biosciences Institute of The Ohio State University. The talk that held at the iMax Theatre of the Center of Science and Industry (Colombus) was entitled "The perfect swarm" (flyer available here). It was an overview of collective behaviors, at different scales of life, […]


24 Feb 2010

Kevin Laland gives next EEB seminar

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Professor Kevin Laland from the Laland Lab at University of St Andrews will be our lecturer for the next EEB seminar. His talk, "Animal Social Learning and the Evolution of Culture", will hold at 10 Guyot Hall on Monday March 1st 2010, at 12.30pm.
The Laland lab studies social learning, cultural evolution and niche construction, integrating […]


9 Dec 2009

Michael Dickinson gives EEB seminar

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Professor Michael Dickinson from the Dickinson Lab at Caltech will be our lecturer for the next EEB seminar. His talk, "How flies find stuff", will hold at 10 Guyot Hall on Thursday September 10th 2009, at 12.30pm. 
The Dickinson Lab is dedicated to integrated, interdisciplinary, multi-leveled approaches to the study of animal physiology and behavior. Their […]


24 Sep 2009

Group meeting with Noam Miller: Quantitative analysis of zebrafish schooling

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On October 1st, Noam Miller from the Department of Psychology of University of Toronto at Mississauga will join us for our group meeting (Guyo Hall, room 301). He will show us his work on the quantitative analysis of zebrafish schooling. Hereafter are references to one of its article. 
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22 Sep 2009

Roman Stocker lecture at EEB seminar

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Professor Roman Stocker from the Environmental Microfluidics Group at MIT will be our first lecturer this year at EEB seminar series. His talk, “Life in a drop of ocean: The physical ecology of marine microbes”, will hold at 10 Guyot Hall on Thursday September 24th 2009 at 12.30 pm.
Research in Professor Stocker’s group focuses on […]