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New paper by Easton White

October 31, 2019

A just appeared in PNAS is a new paper on control of spread by Dr. Easton White (former student) based on work done at the lab in UC Davis using flour beetles (and models).

Welcome new lab member Nathan Marculis (and congratulations!)

October 31, 2019

Welcome Nathan Maruclis, a new postdoc working on the metacommunity project.  ANd congratulations to Nathan, who just received the award for the outstanding dissertation in the sciences from the University of Alberta!

Congratulations Bo Zhang!

October 13, 2019

Bo's paper has been chosen by the Theory Section of ESA as the 2019 Outstanding Paper in Ecological Theory:

Zhang, Bo, Alex Kula, Keenan Mack, Lu Zhai, Arrix Ryce, Wei Ming Ni, Donald DeAngelis, and J. David Van Dyken. "Carrying capacity in a heterogeneous environment with habitat connectivity." Ecology Letters 20, no. 9 (2017): 1118-1128.

Congratulations Dr. Decker!

September 11, 2019

Robin Decker has finished her PhD and has started her postdoc at UT Austin.

At the OUP Booth with a proof of our book

August 18, 2019

With Will White and Loo only in spirit at the OUP booth at the annual meeting in Louisville with a proof and a copy of the actual cover for our new book. 

Bo Zhang presents at the ESA Annual Meeting

August 18, 2019

Bo gave a talk on "The up- vs. downslope shifting wood species under warming climate: A constant pattern of water stress but contrasting one of nutrient stress with elevation"  in Louisville

Lab dinner at ESA annual meeting in Louisville

August 18, 2019

Annual dinner with current and former lab members at the ESA meeting.  Matching the relatively small meeting the attendance a bit lower than some years, but a good time was had by all.

Alex Meyer presents poster

July 24, 2019

Alex Meyer presents poster at Society for Mathematical Biology Annual Meeting this week in Montreal.

Julie Blackwood promotion and tenure

June 18, 2019

Former student Julie Blackwood (Applied Math) has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure at Williams college

Robin Decker moving on soon

June 18, 2019

Robin Decker will soon start a postdoc at University of Texas, Austin with Caroline Farrior.