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A Dynamical Discussion with John Bonner
February 7, 2008



Abstract:
John Bonner is Professor Emeritus of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Princeton University with a long, prestigious scientific career in using slime molds to explore the development and evolution of altruistic behavior.

His most recent book is: Why Size Matters: From Bacteria to Blue Whales (2006) http://press.princeton.edu/titles/8241.html



Three papers that will help familiarize you with Bonner's work are:

Bonner Evo Devo Slime molds Evo & Devo 2003 (*.pdf)

Bonner Next big Problems of development Am Zool 87 (*.pdf)

Bonner Size Complexity Rule Evolution 2004 (*.pdf)





Time and location:
Thursday, February 7, 2008
3:30 5:00 pm
Center for Social Dynamics and Complexity
ISTB-1, Room 401