Algebraic aspects of phylogenetic tree models

  • Mateusz Michałek (MPI MiS, Leipzig)
A3 01 (Sophus-Lie room)


We will present a brief introduction to phylogenetic tree models. These are generalisations of Markov chains used in phylogenetic. We will focus on their algebraic side, mostly on so called group-based models and their relations to toric geometry.

Katharina Matschke

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