Java® plug-in software is required to run the Java® files in this section.

Lab1: Forces of Evolution

Tools: Population Genetics and Evolution Simulation - Populus java® computer program, version 5.3

Download site and installation instructions at the University of Minnesota is located here. (.jar files available for PC, Macintosh®, Linux®-Unix®)

Make sure you have checked for java® compatibility according to the instructions on that page.

A PDF file of instructions for all modules is available here. (PDF - 5.2 MB)

Check with us if you need to run the program on the server workstations rather than your own computer.