Reinhard Burger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. pmc Genetic variation maintained in multilocus models of additive quantitative traits under stabilizing selection
    R Burger
    Institut für Mathematik, Universitat Wien, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Genetics 152:807-20. 1999
  2. pmc The effects of linkage and gene flow on local adaptation: a two-locus continent-island model
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 80:272-88. 2011
  3. pmc Evolution and polymorphism in the multilocus Levene model with no or weak epistasis
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 78:123-38. 2010
  4. ncbi Polymorphism in the two-locus Levene model with nonepistatic directional selection
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 76:214-28. 2009
  5. doi Multilocus selection in subdivided populations II. Maintenance of polymorphism under weak or strong migration
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Math Biol 58:979-97. 2009
  6. doi Multilocus selection in subdivided populations I. Convergence properties for weak or strong migration
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Math Biol 58:939-78. 2009
  7. ncbi The conditions for speciation through intraspecific competition
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Nordbergstrasse 15, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Evolution 60:2185-206. 2006
  8. ncbi Intraspecific competitive divergence and convergence under assortative mating
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Nordbergstrasse 15, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am Nat 167:190-205. 2006
  9. ncbi A multilocus analysis of intraspecific competition and stabilizing selection on a quantitative trait
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Math Biol 50:355-96. 2005
  10. pmc The effects of intraspecific competition and stabilizing selection on a polygenic trait
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Genetics 167:1425-43. 2004

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Genetic variation maintained in multilocus models of additive quantitative traits under stabilizing selection
    R Burger
    Institut für Mathematik, Universitat Wien, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Genetics 152:807-20. 1999
    ..The expected genetic variance, the expected polymorphic fraction of the genome, as well as other quantities of interest, are only weakly dependent on the selection intensity and the level of recombination...
  2. pmc The effects of linkage and gene flow on local adaptation: a two-locus continent-island model
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 80:272-88. 2011
    ..We discuss possible consequences for the evolution of genetic architecture, in particular, for the emergence of clusters of tightly linked, slightly beneficial mutations and the evolution of recombination and chromosome inversions...
  3. pmc Evolution and polymorphism in the multilocus Levene model with no or weak epistasis
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 78:123-38. 2010
    ..e., by nonepistatic loci with dominance. Some of our results are exemplified in this quantitative-genetic context...
  4. ncbi Polymorphism in the two-locus Levene model with nonepistatic directional selection
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 76:214-28. 2009
    ..If the favorable allele is (partially) dominant in its deme, more than 20% of all parameter combinations lead to a globally asymptotically stable, fully polymorphic equilibrium...
  5. doi Multilocus selection in subdivided populations II. Maintenance of polymorphism under weak or strong migration
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Math Biol 58:979-97. 2009
    ..Thus, several scenarios are identified under which multilocus polymorphism can be maintained by migration-selection balance when this is impossible in a panmictic population...
  6. doi Multilocus selection in subdivided populations I. Convergence properties for weak or strong migration
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Math Biol 58:939-78. 2009
    ..In both cases, every trajectory converges to an equilibrium, thus no cycling or complicated dynamics can occur...
  7. ncbi The conditions for speciation through intraspecific competition
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Nordbergstrasse 15, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Evolution 60:2185-206. 2006
    ..On the methodological side, we propose quantitative measures for deciding whether a given distribution reflects two (or more) reproductively isolated clusters...
  8. ncbi Intraspecific competitive divergence and convergence under assortative mating
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Nordbergstrasse 15, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am Nat 167:190-205. 2006
    ..Even then, the evolutionary outcome depends on the genetics and the initial conditions. The roles of the number of loci, of linkage, and of asymmetric selection are also explored...
  9. ncbi A multilocus analysis of intraspecific competition and stabilizing selection on a quantitative trait
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Math Biol 50:355-96. 2005
    ..For two loci, the effects of linkage are investigated analytically; for several loci, they are studied numerically...
  10. pmc The effects of intraspecific competition and stabilizing selection on a polygenic trait
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Genetics 167:1425-43. 2004
    ..Consequences for the maintenance of genetic variation, the detection of disruptive selection, and models of sympatric speciation are discussed...
  11. ncbi Fluctuating environments and the role of mutation in maintaining quantitative genetic variation
    Reinhard Burger
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Genet Res 80:31-46. 2002
    ..We investigate how the genetic variation maintained depends on the ecological parameters and on the underlying genetics...
  12. ncbi Additive genetic variation under intraspecific competition and stabilizing selection: a two-locus study
    Reinhard Burger
    Institut für Mathematik, Universitat Wien, A 1090 Wien, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 61:197-213. 2002
    ..For unequal effects, disruptive selection can be observed for weaker competition and in the absence of a stable polymorphism...
  13. pmc Evolution of genetic variability and the advantage of sex and recombination in changing environments
    R Burger
    Institut für Mathematik, Universitat Wien, A 1090 Wien, Austria and International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis, A 2361 Laxenburg, Austria
    Genetics 153:1055-69. 1999
    ..In particular, it is elucidated how this change in genetic variance depends on the reproductive system, the population size, and the selective regime, and what the consequences for population persistence are...
  14. ncbi The two-locus model of Gaussian stabilizing selection
    Martin Willensdorfer
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Theor Popul Biol 64:101-17. 2003
    ..The results are compared with previous analyses of the special case of extremely strong selection, of an approximate model that assumes linkage equilibrium, and of the much simpler quadratic optimum model...
  15. doi Evolution of dominance under frequency-dependent intraspecific competition
    Stephan Peischl
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Nordbergstrasse 15, 1090 Wien, Austria
    J Theor Biol 251:210-26. 2008
    ..It also demonstrates that an invasion analysis of mutants of very small effect is insufficient to obtain a full understanding of the evolutionary dynamics under frequency-dependent selection...
  16. doi The consequences of gene flow for local adaptation and differentiation: a two-locus two-deme model
    Ada Akerman
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Nordbergstrasse 15, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    J Math Biol 68:1135-98. 2014
    ..Finally, the influence of linkage and two-way migration on the effective migration rate at a linked neutral locus is explored. Numerical work complements our analytical results. ..
  17. ncbi The consequences of dominance and gene flow for local adaptation and differentiation at two linked loci
    Ada Akerman
    Department of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria Electronic address
    Theor Popul Biol 94:42-62. 2014
    ..Explicit expressions for QST and two types of FST at equilibrium are deduced and their relation is discussed. ..