October        2016  Welcome  visiting PhD student Natali Hurtado Miranda who is visiting from the lab of Guillermo D’Elía at Universidad Austral de Chile. Natali is investigating the role of the Andean rivers in the speciation of sigmodontine rodents.



September        2016    Champak’s ABLE preprint on Bioarxiv (flexible popgen/phylogeographic inference from partial or whole genomes with linkage information retained). “Approximate Likelihood Inference of Complex Population Histories and Recombination from Multiple Genomes”