Sonke Johnsen, Professor  

Sonke Johnsen

Education:
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1996
B.A., Swarthmore College, 1988

Office Location: 301 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 660-7321
Email Address: sjohnsen@duke.edu
Web Page: http://www.biology.duke.edu/johnsenlab/
Additional Web Page: http://opticsoflife.org/

Specialties:
Organismal Biology and Behavior
Ecology and Population Biology
Evolution

Research Categories: Comparative physiology; focusing on vision, crypsis, optics, and bioluminescence in the open ocean

Research Description:

Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Fitak, RR; Johnsen, S, Bringing the analysis of animal orientation data full circle: model-based approaches with maximum likelihood., The Journal of experimental biology, vol. 220 no. Pt 21 (November, 2017), pp. 3878-3882 [doi]  [abs].
  2. Marshall, J; Johnsen, S, Fluorescence as a means of colour signal enhancement., Philosophical Transactions B, vol. 372 no. 1724 (July, 2017) [doi]  [abs].
  3. Johnsen, S, Open Questions: We don't really know anything, do we? Open questions in sensory biology., BMC Biology, vol. 15 no. 1 (May, 2017), pp. 43 [doi]  [abs].
  4. Thomas, KN; Robison, BH; Johnsen, S, Two eyes for two purposes: in situ evidence for asymmetric vision in the cockeyed squids Histioteuthis heteropsis and Stigmatoteuthis dofleini., Philosophical Transactions B, vol. 372 no. 1717 (April, 2017) [doi]  [abs].
  5. Cronin, TW; Johnsen, S, Extraocular, Non-Visual, and Simple Photoreceptors: An Introduction to the Symposium., Integrative and Comparative Biology (BioOne), vol. 56 no. 5 (November, 2016), pp. 758-763 [doi]  [abs].