UPCOMING EVENTS

2018: We will host the 8th International Conference on the Biology of Butterflies in Bengaluru.

2016/11-12: Genetics of Adaptation symposium is being organized at NCBS as part of the celebrations for NCBS's silver jubilee.

2016/09-11: Dr. Krushnamegh Kunte will teach a course in Evolutionary Biology at NCBS.

2016/03-05: We will continue our insect biodiversity surveys in Arunachal Pradesh.

2015/10: Dr. Krushnamegh Kunte will teach a course in Evolutionary Biology at NCBS.

2015/06: We are developing a field station at the Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh, in collaboration with Dr. Ramana Athreya at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune. More soon ...

2013/06: Speciation and wing color pattern evolution in Papilio butterflies is one of the main research projects in our lab. Our graduate students, Anupama Prakash and Shiyu Su, will be visiting the Natural History Museum, London, in June 2013 to quantify wing coloration of Papilio butterflies.

2013/05 to 2013/07: Our butterfly surveys in Kerala (Western Ghats) and Nagaland (Lushai Hills) continue as part of our ongoing biodiversity surveys across biodiversity hotspots of India.