Tübingen Palaeobiology Seminars & Journal Club Palaeobiology

WiSe 2019/2020

Tübingen Paleobiology Seminars is a series of talks and discussions on current research topics. It is organized jointly by all Paleogeology groups in Tübingen and serves as an informal forum for academics, students and all those interested in fossils and the geological past. We meet regularly on Monday, in the Hölderlinstr. 12, room S521, 13:15-14:00.

Journal Club Paleobiology is a series of informal meetings and discussions of recently published research papers in the field of paleobiology. Each session is led by a presenter who introduces the topic and organises the discussion. The Journal Club meets every month on Monday, in the Hölderlinstr. 12, room S521, 13:15-14:00.

Scheduled Seminars

Date Speaker Title
21.10.19 Ulla Lächele

Hidden Structures: The Vomeronasal Organ and Orbitosphenoid of Mammals

28.10.19 Giuseppe
Stable isotopes analyses (13C, 18O) as tool for paleoenvironmental and  
paleoclimatic reconstruction in East Africa.
Case studies from Melka Kunture (Ethiopia) and Olduvai Gorge  
(Tanzania) (Early and Middle Pleistocene)
04.11.19 Tobias Massonne Orientalosuchus naduongensis A keystone taxon from the Late Eocene of Vietnam highlighting a monophyletic Eastern Asian alligatoroid lineage and its origin
11.11.19 Dorothée Drucker

Isotopic tracking of diet and mobility of early Holocene hunter-gatherers

18.11.19 Pascal Abel Don't judge a book by its cover - new takes on the macroevolution of the temporal skull region in amniotic tetrapods
25.11.19 Verena Förster TBA
02.12.19 Giulia Toniato Faunal analysis of the Schafstall cave
09.12.19 Gerado Antonio Cordero Origins and diversity of turtle shell morphogenesis
16.12.19 Susanne Krüger TBA
13.01.20 Laura Epp aDNA in Soils
20.01.20 Chris Baumann Isotopes and Behavior
27.01.20 Annett Junginger TBA
03.02.20 Shaddai Heidgen TBA