Topic: Tandy Warnow

A tree of life grows in Texas

April 9, 2012
A tree of life grows in Texas

Computer scientist Tandy Warnow uses a Texas Advanced Computing Center supercomputer to create a more accurate evolutionary history.

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Four faculty awarded Guggenheim Fellowships

June 17, 2010
Four faculty awarded Guggenheim Fellowships

Four University of Texas at Austin faculty members have been awarded prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Read more about the recipients below.

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In the Know

April 21, 2010
In the Know

The April 19 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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Method for Computing Evolutionary Trees Could Revolutionize Evolutionary Biology

June 18, 2009

Detailed, accurate evolutionary trees that reveal the relatedness of living things can now be determined much faster and for thousands of species with a computing method developed by computer scientists and a biologist at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Scientists map the evolutionary relationships for all life on the planet

March 3, 2008

In the beginning

Ed Theriot’s contributions to the Assembling the Tree of Life (AToL) project—“the story of life on Earth, in a nutshell”—often begin pretty humbly.

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