Visualizing the Tree of Life

Karen Cranston (Duke Biology)

Inferring the evolutionary history of all life is one of the great challenges in biology, and visualizing the tree of life is nearly as difficult constructing it. This talk explores recent approaches to evolutionary tree visualization and discusses the reasons why large-scale phylogeny visualization continues to pose such a challenge.

Date: Friday, Nov 2, 2012
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where: LSRC D106
Contact: Monson, Eric
Email: emonson@cs.duke.edu
More Information: http://vis.duke.edu/FridayForum/12Fall.html