The MAGPIE Research Group develops mathematical tools connecting sequence data to ecology and evolution, with a focus on infectious diseases.


Check out our work modelling the coronavirus outbreak on the Covid-19 Research page.


Spring 2020 Events

Date Time  Location Series Speaker Title
Oct 21, 2020 11:00 am Online VanBUG seminar

Zamin Iqbal, European Molecular Biology Laboratory

Cryptic variation in the bacterial accessory genome
Oct 21, 2020 2:05 Online UBC Math Biology Chapin Korosec, SFU Modelling and engineering burnt-bridges ratchets
Oct 28, 2020 2:05 Online UBC Math Biology

Min Wu, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The spatial mapping of physical effects in filamentous growth of moss
Oct 30, 2020 3:00 Online IAM Colloquium Series Alexandria Volkening, Northwestern University Forecasting the 2020 U.S. elections: a compartmental modeling approach

Please check back soon for a complete list of Spring 2020 seminars and events.