Beerli Lab Software

We believe that software should be free and also opensource. The code may be messy, but you can look at it if you want or need to. At the bottom of this page you can get access to our github repositories.

migrate website

MIGRATE -- software to infer population genetic parameters

MIGRATE uses genetic data (microsatellite data ,sequences) to infer populaiton genetic parameters, such a population size, immigration rates, and population divergence times. This is our flagship product! There is also a google-support group (


Coalescent Simulator

Coalescent simulator to generate large number of loci of multiple populations. The program uses a file with parameters to generate a coalescent tree that is then feed into another program to generate the data.

Our GitHub repository

GITHUB repository -- Software and projects from our group

Check back here often, Peter is working on moving MIGRATE to github.

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