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250097 SE Seminar (Mathematical Population Genetics) (2020W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 25 - Mathematik
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 25 participants
Language: English



Wednesday 09:15-11:00 Besprechungszimmer 9th floor;
Fakultüt für Mathematik, Oskar-Morgenstern-Plat 1

All units (including the first) and their topics will be announced by email. Therefore, it is essential that new participants contact Reinhard Bürger (reinhard.buerger@univie.ac.at) until October 7.


Aims, contents and method of the course

In this seminar (called the “Journal Club”), recent papers in theoretical population genetics are discussed. Knowledge of the basic theory is required to follow this seminar. The papers to be discussed are distributed in advance by email. Participants are expected to have read the paper, since the seminar focuses on discussion. Current and prospective PhD students are advised to attend this seminar. If you are interested, please send an email to Reinhard.Buerger@univie.ac.at, so that you can be added to the email list and receive the materials. Students should notice that this seminar is much more advanced than the other seminar (AG Biomathematics).

Assessment and permitted materials

Students need to give a one-hours talk on a scientific paper (potentially online, depending on Covid developments). Its quality will be assessed.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

A one-hours talk (potentially online) of decent quality.

Examination topics

Will be distributed by email.

Reading list

Will be distributed by email.

Association in the course directory


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