Visiting Speaker: Phil Hugenholtz

You are invited to a special presentation that forms part of the ACCS Complex Systems Winter School.

   Title: Comparative Metagenomics
   Speaker: Dr Phil Hugenholtz, DOE Joint Genome Institute, USA
   Place: Theater, The Women's College
   Time: Friday 8th July 2005, 1:45pm

Phil Hugenholtz received his Ph.D. in Microbiology from the University of Queensland in 1994.  He has subsequently worked in the Department of Biology at Indiana University, the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology at the University of California, Berkeley, the Department of Microbiology at the University of Queensland, and the Computational Biology and Bioinformatics group in the Mathematics Department at UQ.  He currently leads the Microbial Ecology program at the DOE Joint Genome Institute (JGI) in the USA. His group is developing methods for analyzing metagenomic datasets and applying them to a variety of communities.  A more detailed biography is at http://www.jgi.doe.gov/research/hugenholtz.html






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