(BBSRC DTP) Evolution of discrete and continuous morphological characters
Ecology and Evolution
Dr R Sansom, Dr R Garwood, Dr C Knight
31 January 2019
Advances in the acquisition and analysis of genetic sequence data have led to an increasing emphasis and reliance on molecular data to build phylogenies and test models of evolution, yet phenotypic evidence (morphology) remains vital.
The geochemistry of chert fossils in deep time
Dr R Garwood, Dr R Tartese, Prof R Wogelius, Prof R Burgess
6 February 2019
Chert is a key lithology for the preservation of Precambrian life. These rocks, which are composed primarily of microcrystalline silica, host a myriad of important remains of early life.