Genes, Peoples and Languages

February 11 - 15, 2002

Schedule


Monday, February 11, 2002

9:30 - 10:30
Alan Walker (Pennsylvania State University)

Early hominid life history

11:00 - 12:00
1:30 - 2:30
2:30 - 3:30
4:00 - 5:30
Luca Cavalli-Sforza (Stanford University)

Genes, Peoples and Languages


Tuesday, February 12, 2002

9:30 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00
Noah Rosenberg (University of Southern California)

The Relationship between coalescence times and population divergence times

1:30 - 2:30
Daniel Falush (Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology)

Traces of human migrations in helicobacter pylori populations

2:30 - 3:30
Joseph Hacia (University of Southern California)

The Use of DNA Microarrays to Study Non-Human Primate Genetics


Wednesday, February 13, 2002

9:30 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00

Thursday, February 14, 2002

9:30 - 10:30
Jean-Jacques Hublin (Université Bordeaux)

The rise of the Neandertals: another bottle-necking?

11:00 - 12:00
Marta Mirazón Lahr (Cambridge University)

Extinction in recent human evolution

1:30 - 2:30
Susan Holmes (Stanford University)

Comparing trees, geometry and applications.

2:30 - 3:30

Friday, February 15, 2002

9:30 - 10:30
Richard Klein (Stanford University)

Modern Human Origins

11:00 - 12:00
Henry Harpending (University of Utah)

A Wave of Advance Can Generate a Bottleneck