Mini-Workshop "Phylogenetics"

  • 10/11 April 2019
  • U10-146


  • Ellen Baake, Bielefeld University
  • Andreas Dress, Bielefeld University
  • Arndt von Haeseler, Max F. Perutz Laboratories and University of Vienna, Austria
  • Marc Hellmuth, University of Greifswald, Germany
  • Katharina Huber, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
  • Burkhard Morgenstern, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
  • Vincent Moulton, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
  • Andreas Spillner, Merseburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  • Roland Wittler, Bielefeld University


  • Jens Stoye, Bielefeld University

Wednesday, April 10 (U10-146)

9:00-9:30 Welcome coffee (U10-155)
9:30-10:30 Katharina Huber: Triplet covers
coffee break
11:00-12:00 Burkhard Morgenstern: Alignment-free phylogeny reconstruction using spaced words
12:00-13:00 Roland Wittler: Alignment- and reference-free phylogenomics with colored de-Bruijn graphs
lunch at Univarza
14:30-15:30 Marc Hellmuth: Homology Relations: Orthology and Best Matches
coffee break
16:00-17:00 Andreas Spillner: Some results on minimum-evolution-based computation of rooted trees
18:30 dinner at Restaurant Stockbrügger
after dinner – Andreas Dress: Er Ya (A cognitive network for oracle-bone characters related to animals)

Thursday, April 11 (U10-146)

9:00-10:00 Ellen Baake: Lines of descent under selection
coffee break
10:30-11:30 Arndt v. Haeseler: How to distinguish the Felsenstein from the Farris zone?
11:30-12:30 Vincent Moulton: Phylogenetic supernetworks
open discussion / end of workshop