Paleonet: Open registration for Cladistics workshop
soledad.esteban at icp.cat
Wed Nov 14 13:17:31 GMT 2012
Registration is open for the workshop "QUANTITATIVE CLADISTICS AND USE OF TNT", June 3-7, 2013. Instructors: Dr. Goloboff and Dr. Szumik (Conicet, Argentine). More information: http://www.transmittingscience.org/cladistics.htm.
The workshop will cover the basics of parsimony analysis and character optimization, tree-searches, diagnosing and summarizing results efficiently, and measuring group supports. It will have extensive hands-on exercises which will help participants get familiar with the main aspects of phylogenetic analysis using TNT. The workshop will make extensive use of TNT. There will also be a demonstration and some practice with GB->TNT, a program to create TNT matrices from GenBank data.
This workshop will be held in the Hostalets the Pierola (Barcelona, Spain) and are co-organized by Transmitting Science, Institut Catalá de Paleontologia M. Crusafont and the council of Hostalets de Pierola. Places are limited and will be covered by strict registration order.
Please feel free to distribute this information between your colleagues if you consider it appropriate.
With best regards
Soledad De Esteban-Trivigno, Ph.D.
Area de Paleobiología
Institut Català de Paleontologia
Edifici ICP, Campus de la UAB
08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès
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