COS 111 - Evolution: Selection And Adaptation I

Wednesday, August 9, 2017: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
D131, Oregon Convention Center
1:30 PM
   Regional differences in the competition colonization trade-off in dispersed communities of Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Kelly M. Thomasson, University of California; Simone L. Dupuy, University of California; Kate McKee, University of California; Amanda A. Thompson, University of California; Helena A. Brantz, University of California; Sarah L. Seagrave, University of California; Priyanka Shindgikar, University of California; Julie A. Leibreich, University of California; Matthew Ryou, University of California; Kathleen J. Luxmore, University of California; Stephen R. Proulx, University of California
1:50 PM
 Biotic and abiotic drivers of local adaptation in European dominant tree species
Rubén D. Manzanedo, University of Bern; Eric Allan, University of Bern; Markus Fischer, University of Bern
2:50 PM Cancelled
 The cost of being big: Local competition, importance of dispersal and experimental evolution of reversal to unicellularity
Maria Rebolleda-Gomez, University of Minnesota; Michael Travisano, University of Minnesota
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
 Evolution of resistance to multiple enemies is shaped by biotic context
Deirdre McClean, University of Edinburgh; Ville Friman, University of York; Alain Finn, Trinity College Dublin; Ian Donohue, Trinity College Dublin
3:40 PM
 Lifetime fitness, selection, and life history phenology in an annual prairie legume
Amber Rae Eule-Nashoba, Northeastern University; Thomas J. Y. Kono, University of Minnesota
4:00 PM
 Microbial mediation of a transition to novel substrate utilization by Atta leaf-cutter ants
Lily Khadempour, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Cameron R. Currie, University of Wisconsin-Madison
4:40 PM
 Plasticity confers resilience to future climatic changes in early establishment traits of a riparian tree
Helen A. White, CSIRO; John K. Scott, University of Western Australia; Bruce L. Webber, University of Western Australia; Raphael K. Didham, CSIRO
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