We would like to invite you on Seminar of the Department III

 Prof E. A. Bartnik from the Faculty of Physics University of Warsaw

will speak about: We are all descendants of Alexander the Great

The seminar will take place in the Hall Professor A. Morecki, Thursday, November 21th at 12:15 pm.


New techniques of decoding ancient DNA revolutionized our understanding of our past. I will shortly overview current methods of decoding old DNA data. Our connection to Neandertals and Denisovians, the origin of agriculture and the story of Indoeuropean conquest is finally understood. I will present mathematical models of gene spread in a population and the origin of Slavs and Germans.