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This list is intended for announcements about an informal biological sciences "data lunch", and other general queries, discussion, and announcements of events of interest.

This semester (Fall 2018), meetings are Fridays 12:30-1:20 PM in LSB 213A.

The general protocol for data lunch is that someone brings a data set, gives a short presentation (10-15 minutes) outlining the basic biology/natural history of their system, giving a general description of their questions (why/what they want out of the data), and perhaps presenting a few preliminary and/or graphical results on the data (graphical presentations of the data are strongly encouraged); they may also want to describe the statistical techniques they've used or are thinking of using, or particular problems they're having with the analysis.

The floor is then open for general question & answer/discussion.

Information for presenters




  • Please e-mail a one- or two-sentence blurb about your topic in advance to the organizer, for inclusion in the weekly reminder.

  • Most people bring their own laptops to present. There is a projector with a VGA connector in the room (if you need a dongle for a Mac, please ask in advance). Wireless in the room can be dodgy.

  • We like pictures of your organism, but we really like pictures of your data.
    If possible it's good to be prepared so that we can also see your raw data and code (and suggest things to try) during the discussion.

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