Gustavo Barroso (MPI Plön, Ph-D student, October 2015 -). Evolution of stochasticity in gene expression, from January 1st 2016: extending the sequentially Markov coalescent model.

Ana Filipa Moutinho (MPI Plön, Ph-D student, January 2017 -). New population genetics models accounting for the structure of proteins.

Bilal Haider (MPI Plön, Ph-D student, September 2017 -). New substitution mapping based methods for the inference of selective contraints in proteins.

Manoj Gupka (MPI Plön, Ph-D student, in collaboration with Prof Vadde Ramakrishna, Yogi Vemana University, India 2017 -). Evolutionary genomics of Diabetes in Drosophila and Human.

Natasha Puzovic (MPI Plön, Student Assistant, 2017 -). Assessing the robustness of the sequentially Markov coalescent.


Sara Lado (MPI Plön, Internship, Sep-Oct 2017). Rate of adaptation and protein architecture. 

Pallavi Misra (MPI Plön, Internship, Jun-Aug 2017). Population genetics of a de novo evolved gene. 

Estelle Renaud (MPI Plön, Master, 2016). Evolutionary rate shifts and protein structure.

Duha Alioglu (MPI Plön, intenrship, 2016). Biased gene conversion in smut fungi.

Shilpi Chaurasia (MPI Plön, Postdoc, 2014 - 2016). Patterns of epistasis and levels of organization in protein structures.

Jonathan Grandaubert (MPI Plön / Kiel university, Postdoc, 2014 - 2016), in collaboration with Eva Stukenbrock. Evolutionary genomics of Zymoseptoria tritici and relatives.

Natasha Puzovic (MPI Plön, internship, Oct-Nov 2015, Jul-Aug 2016). 1) Mapping of evolutionary rate shifts. 2) Stochastic gene expression and 3D genome.

Shrikant Sharma (MPI Plön / Kiel university, Master student, 2015 -), in collaboration with Eva Stukenbrock. SNP calling methods with complete genomes.

Samer Kadib Alban (MPI Plön, Ph-D student (lab rotation), Oct 2015). Molecular evolution of protein complexes.

Alina Jeschke (MPI Plön, internship, Nov 2015). Assessing the properties of the sequentially Markov coalescent for a wide range of recombination and mutation parameters.

Gabriel Schweizer (MPI Marburg, Ph-D student, 2011 - 2015), in collaboration with Regine Kahmann (MPI for terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg). Host specificity in Smut fungi.

Emeric Figuet (ISE-M Montpellier, Ph-D student, 2013 - 2015), in collaboration with Nicolas Galtier. Inference of ancestral life-history traits.