A summaryof the CoMPLEX Annual Conference 2012 schedule is shown next, but you can access a full programme with presentation abstracts by clicking on the image below.


09:30 - 10:00 Registration

Session 1 – Students/Alumni

10:05 Introduction  
10:10 Ms Gwen Knight, UCL ‘How a decline in MRSA infection incidence revealed a better way to use antibiotics’
10:25 Mr Anton Flugge, UCL `The memory of spatial pattern’
10:40 Dr Tak Fung, Queen’s University Belfast ‘Modelling coral reefs: alternative stable states and signals warning of critical transitions’

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break

Session 2 – Science 2020 Fellows

11:30 Dr Sam Tazzyman, UCL ‘The strategy of sperm depletion’
11:45 Dr Robin Freeman, UCL ‘Chasing birds: tracking the movement and behaviour of animals in the wild’
12:00 Mr Ben Calderhead, UCL

‘Riemannian Manifolds and Statistical Models: The use of Differential

Geometry in Probabilistic Modelling’

12:15 Dr Miguel Bernabeu, UCL ‘Large scale simulation of brain haemodynamics’

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

Session 3

13:30 Ms Zena Hadjivasiliou, UCL CoMPLEX
The two sexes paradox: could mitochondrial-nuclear interactions be the answer?
13:55 Dr C. Patrick Doncaster, University of Southampton ‘Evolution of aging in a crowded world’
14:20 Prof Roger Bradbury, Australian National University `Coral reefs in the flat Anthropocene´
14:45 Dr Mark Jit, Health Protection Agency ‘The effect of mass vaccination on the ecology of human papillomaviruses ‘

15:10 - 15:40 Coffee Break

Session 4

15:40 Dr Peter Sozou, LSE ‘Signalling in courtship’
16:05 Prof Steve Jones, UCL 'Make mine mollusc: or evolution in patchy environments'
16:45 Closing Remarks  
16:50 Break - to allow CEE to join  
17:00 Prof Jonathan Silvertown, OU CEE HUXLEY LECTURE – ‘The Crowd, the Cloud and Conservation’
18:00 Drinks Reception  
19:30 Close of Event  

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