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Department of Botany Seminar Series

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Third Thursday of each month, 2 - 3 pm in WG-33*
*unless otherwise specified


Month
Speaker
Title
Time & Place
January
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Dr. Erin Sigel

SI Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Botany
SI-NMNH
"A next-generation approach to systematics in a classic reticulate species complex"
Friday
23 January 2015
1-2 pm
SI NMNH WG-33
February
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Dr. Alina Freire-Fierro

Botany Department
The Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA
"Systematics of Monnina (Polygalaceae)"
Friday
  27 February 2015
2-3 pm
SI NMNH WG-33
April
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Dr. Shrikar Chamala
  University of Florida

“MarkerMiner 1.0: A New Application for Phylogenetic Marker Development Using Angiosperm Transcriptomes”
Thursday
  23 April 2015
2-3 pm
SI NMNH WG-33
April
AL_picDr. Hong Ma
Dean and Professor of Life Sciences
Institutes of Biomedical Sciences
Fudan University
Shanghai, China

“Using highly conserved nuclear genes to resolve both deep and family-level angiosperm phylogenies”
Thursday
  30 April 2014
1-2 pm
SI NMNH WG-33
June
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Next Generation Pteridology
An International Conference on Lycophyte & Fern Research
~2015 Smithsonian
Botanical Symposium~
registration required

1-5 June 2015
SI NMNH
July
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Dr. Ana Paula Fortuna Perez

Professor & Curator
Herbario BOTU
Universidade Estadual Paulista - UNESP, Brazil
"Systematic studies of Cajaninae (Leguminosae, Papilionoideae) in Brazil"
Thursday
  30 July 2014
2-3 pm
SI NMNH WG-33
August
To Be Announced


TBA
TBD



September
To Be Announced TBA TBD
October
Peter Linder
Dr. David Kenfack
Africa Program Coordinator
CTFS - ForestGEO
SI-NMNH

"The trees of Korup National Park, Cameroon"
Thursday
  15 October 2015
2-3 pm
SI NMNH WG-33
November
To Be Announced


TBA
TBD
December
To Be Announced


TBA
TBD

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