COS 91
Theoretical Ecology

Wednesday, August 12, 2015: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
343, Baltimore Convention Center
1:50 PM
 Elucidating the effects of temperature and competition on native-invasive coexistence: A trait-based approach
Margaret W. Simon, University of California, Los Angeles; Priyanga Amarasekare, University of California, Los Angeles
2:10 PM
 Looking locally to see globally: Motif sampling to distinguish interaction type and predict dynamical properties of whole networks
Matthew J Michalska-Smith, University of Chicago; Jacopo Grilli, University of Chicago; Jakez Rolland, University of Chicago; Stefano Allesina, University of Chicago
2:30 PM
 Consequences of limited availability of resources on scaling exponents of interrelated macroecological laws
Silvia Zaoli, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne; Andrea Giometto, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne; Amos Maritan, Università degli Studi di Padova; Andrea Rinaldo, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
2:50 PM
 Evolution of cooperation in the negotiation game with behavioral error
Koichi Ito, Kyoto University; John McNamara, University of Bristol; Atsushi Yamauchi, Kyoto University; Andrew Higginson, University of Bristol
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
 Emergent phenomena in community phylogenies: Quantitative punctuated equilibrium and the renormalization group
James P. O'Dwyer, University of Illinois; Philippe Doucet Beaupré, University of Illinois
3:40 PM
 The demographic legacy of founding events revealed by fitting population models to experimental data on growth rates and spread
Christopher P. Weiss-Lehman, University of Colorado; Brett A. Melbourne, University of Colorado at Boulder; Ty Tuff, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History; Ruth Hufbauer, Colorado State University; Marianna Szucs, Colorado State University
4:00 PM
 Specialization, stability and stochasticity: Extinction risk in a plant-pollinator model
Christine E. Dumoulin, University of Tennessee; Paul R. Armsworth, University of Tennessee
4:20 PM
 Estimating sampling sufficiency of network metrics using bootstrap
Grasiela Casas, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul; Vinícius A. G. Bastazini, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul; Vanderlei J. Debastiani, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul; Valério D. Pillar, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
4:40 PM
 When the second-best is best: Maintaining cooperation in the commons
Andrew Tilman, Princeton University; James R. Watson, Stockholm University; Simon A. Levin, Princeton University
See more of: Contributed Talks