Herbaria Seminar Series

  • 2018 Nov 27

    HUH Seminar Series - Fay-Wei Li

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125

    Fay-Wei Li, Assistant Professor
    Boyce Thompson Institute
    Cornell University

    Topic: Evolutionary genomics of seed-free plants: ferns, Isoetes, and hornworts

    Abstract:
    Since the first complete plant genome from Arabidopsis thaliana was announced in 2000, reference genomes for all other major green lineages have been published, except for a few orphan clades such as ferns, quillworts (Isoetes), and hornworts. Here I will present the assemblies and analyses of two first fern genomes—Azolla...

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  • 2018 Dec 04

    HUH Seminar Series - Donald Pfister

    12:00am to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125

    Donald H. Pfister
    Curator of the Farlow Library and Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany
    Asa Gray Professor of Systematic Botany
    Harvard University

    Topic: Diversity in the Pezizomycetes and Orbiliomycetes

    Abstract:
    These two classes of Ascomycota offer examples of ways of thinking about species diversity and some of the factors that come to play in detailed studies of fungi. In some cases collecting in habitats that have not been well explored reveal hidden diversity; in other cases a failure to recognize...

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  • 2019 Feb 12

    HUH Seminar Series - Kadeem Gilbert

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125

    Kadeem Gilbert, PhD Student
    Naomi Pierce Lab, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
    Harvard University

    Topic: Tropical Pitcher Plants as an Ecological Filter

    Abstract: TBD

    Host: Pierce

     

  • 2019 Mar 12

    HUH Seminar Series - Stephanie Conway

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138. HUH Seminar Room 125.

    Stephanie Conway, Postdoctoral Fellow
    Kramer Lab, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

    Topic: TBD

    Abstract: TBD

    Host: Kramer

  • 2019 Apr 02

    HUH Seminar Series - Li-Jun Ma

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138. HUH Seminar Room 125.

    Li-Jun Ma, Associate Professor
    University of Mass.,  Amherst

    Topic: TBD

    Abstract: TBD

    Host Lab: Pfister