Applied Population Genetics Textbook Release

I will be posting portions of all 10 chapters of my upcoming textbook, Applied Population Genetics, as early draft chapters to this website over the spring semester.

GStudio: An R Package for Spatial Analysis of Marker Data

This is the main package that provides data types and routines for spatial analysis of genetic marker data. The previous version is currently available on CRAN and you can install it rom within your R environtment by invoking the command install.packages(“gstudio”) If you want to keep up with the latest developments of this package, you can use the version found on GitHub. Install it from within R as: require(devtools) install_github(“dyerlab/gstudio”)

Population Graphs: the graph theoretic shape of genetic structure

Patterns of intraspecific genetic variation result from interactions among both historical and contemporary evolutionary processes. Traditionally, population geneticists have used methods such as F-statistics, pairwise isolation by distance models, …