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Sokal, Robert


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Molecular Clocks of Evolution, 1989-11-28 - 1989-12-01

Scope and Contents The meeting Molecular Clocks of Evolution discussed how a considerable amount of data has been produced using differences in DNA between different species to measure the relatedness of species. Some of the data obtained using DNA as a molecular clock have required radical revision of previously accepted taxonomic relationships, and the purpose of this meeting was to examine whether the assumptions underlying the use of molecular clocks are justified. Data was presented with time scales...
Dates: 1989-11-28 - 1989-12-01

Sa-Sp, 1909 - 1993

 File — Box 56, Folder: 5
Scope and Content From the Collection: The Elof Carlson Collection is comprised of personal and professional material accrued by Dr. Carlson primarily during his professional academic career from 1958-2000. Professionally, Dr. Carlson was a professor, a geneticist, and a historian of genetics and the materials reflect these interests. The collection includes course notebooks, lecture notes and teaching files, scientific papers, correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, clippings, and material related to Dr. Carlson’s seminal...
Dates: 1909 - 1993