Invited talks of the VW Research Group Experimental Ecology and Evolution

The speaker is marked with an asterisk (*).

 

2015

1  Kost C. Feed me you need me  - On the evolution of metabolic cross-feeding interactions within microbial communities. KS Krishnan School for Chemical Ecology, National Center for Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bangalore, India.

2  Kost C. Are bacteria superorganisms or just super organisms? Department of Microbiology & Cell Biology (MCBL), Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore, India.

3  Kost C. Retreat of the International Max Planck Research School for Evolutionary Biology, Hamburg, Germany.

4  Kost C. Less is more: Gene loss drives the formation of intercellular bacterial networks. GZMB-Kolloquium Mikrobiologie/Strukturbiologie, Georg August University of Göttingen, Germany.

5  Kost C. Less is more: on the creative potential of adaptive gene loss in bacteria. Gordon Research Conference on Animal-Microbe Symbioses, Waterville Valley, USA.

6  Kost C. Evolution and maintenance of cooperative interactions within microbial communities. 6th Swiss Microbial Ecology Meeting, Ascona, Switzerland.

2014

1  Kost C. Gene loss, division of labour, and the formation of inter-cellular networks. Biological Colloquium, Christian Albrechts University Kiel, Germany.

2  Kost C. Gene loss, division of labour, and the formation of inter-cellular networks. Seminar Series Microbial Networks, Center for Molecular Biology, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

3  Kost C. Feed me you need me - On the evolution of metabolic cross-feeding interactions within bacterial communities. Institute seminar. Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany.

4  Kost C. Are bacteria superorganisms or just super organisms? LeadNet meeting. Mainz, Germany.

2013     

1  Kost C. Gene loss, division of labour, and the formation of inter-cellular networks. Microbiology Seminar Series, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, Germany.

2  Kost C. Survival tips for bacteria – How social interactions can make your life more effective. Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

3  Kost C. Less is more – Bacterial gene loss results in division of labour and the formation of intercellular networks. 1st International RGT 1708 Workshop on “Bacterial Survival Strategies”, Bad Urach, Germany.

4  Kost C. Are bacteria multicellular organisms?, NESCent Catalysis Meeting: Evolutionary Origins of Multicellularity, Durham, USA.

2012

1  Kost C. Small but mighty - The power of using microbes to address fundamental questions in chemical ecology, Frontiers in Chemical Ecology 2012, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany.

2011

1  Kost C. Gemeinsam sind wir stark – Einblicke in das Sozialleben von Bakterien, Ernst Stahl Seminar, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany.

2010     

1  Kost C. A modular genomic architecture facilitates adaptive evolution in Pseudomonas fluorescens, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zürich, Institute for Integrative Biology, Zürich, Switzerland.

2  Kost C. A modular genomic architecture facilitates adaptive evolution in Pseudomonas fluorescens, EAWAG Seminar, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (EAWAG), Dübendorf, Switzerland.

2009     

1  Kost C. Replaying life's tape - Repeated re-evolution of a complex phenotype in Pseudomonas fluorescens, Biological Colloquium, University of Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany.

2  Kost C. The role of chance and history for evolutionary trajectories taken by experimental populations of Pseudomonas fluorescens, JCB Lecture, Jena Centre for Bioinformatics JCB, Jena, Germany.

3  Kost C*, Beaumont HJE, Gallie J, Rainey PB. Replaying life’s tape – Repeated re-evolution of a complex phenotype in Pseudomonas fluorescens, Institute Seminar, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany.

2007

1  Kost C*, Beaumont HJE, Gallie J, Rainey PB. Replaying life’s tape – Repeated re-evolution of a complex phenotype in  Pseudomonas fluorescens, JCB Lecture, Jena Centre for Bioinformatics JCB, Jena, Germany.