Comparative Genomics of Non-Model Invertebrates


Supervisor: Alexandros Stamatakis (HITS Heidelberg), Co-supervisor Kristian Vlahovicek (University of Zagreb) Objectives: There currently exists a plethora of computational tricks that allow for accelerating the phylogenetic likelihood function (e... show more
Supervisor: Michael Schrödl (Zoological State Collection Munich), Co-supervisor Andreas Hejnol (University of Bergen) Objectives: Planktonic thecosome snails ("sea butterflies", Limacina spp.) are abundant and ecologically important... show more
Supervisor: Denis Tagu (INRA Rennes), Co-supervisor Dominique Lavenier (INRIA, Rennes) Objectives: Although there are countless initiatives such as i5K for sequencing insects, these efforts are hampered by their often complex, very large, and high... show more
Supervisor: Max Telford (UC London), Co-supervisor Davide Pisani (University of Bristol) Objectives: The Deuterostomes are one of the two major branches of bilaterian animals and are of particular interest to humans as we are members of one its ph... show more