Special Programme in Science (SPS)

Kristy Chang

Research Interests

  • Phylogenetics
  • Evolution and ecology
  • Viral phylogeny
  • Aquatic ecology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Multi-Scale Simulations

Past Research

  • 71 - The Effect of Cave Ecology on the Evolution of Troglobites
  • 72 - Comprehensive Analysis of the Split Within Orcovita Species Groups Using Next Generation Sequencing Techniques
  • Multi-Scale Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Dengue and Zika Envelope Proteins
  • NGS barcoding of Singaporean and other Southeast Asian Ceratina (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Xylocopinae) for database construction and cryptic species identification
  • Tip-dating in viral phylogenetics

Current Research

  • The addition of multiple species of Dolichopodidae (Diptera) on the Tree-of-Life Using multiplexing and genome skimming