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://www.biology.duke.edu/johnsenlab/

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. Bedore, CN; Kajiura, SM; Johnsen, S, Freezing behaviour facilitates bioelectric crypsis in cuttlefish faced with predation risk., Proceedings of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences, vol. 282 no. 1820 (December, 2015), pp. 20151886 [repository], [doi]  [abs].
  2. Gagnon, YL; Sutton, TT; Johnsen, S, Corrigendum to "Visual acuity in pelagic fishes and mollusks" [Vis. Res. 92 (2013) 1-9] doi:10.1016/j.visres.2013.08.007, Vision Research, vol. 115 (October, 2015), pp. 155-156 [doi] .
  3. Tedore, C; Johnsen, S, Immunological dependence of plant-dwelling animals on the medicinal properties of their plant substrates: a preliminary test of a novel evolutionary hypothesis, Arthropod-Plant Interactions, vol. 9 no. 5 (October, 2015), pp. 437-446 [doi] .
  4. Tedore, C; Johnsen, S, Visual mutual assessment of size in male Lyssomanes viridis jumping spider contests, Behavioral Ecology, vol. 26 no. 2 (Submitted, 2014), pp. 510-518 [doi] .
  5. Palmer, G; Johnsen, S, Downwelling spectral irradiance during evening twilight as a function of the lunar phase., Applied Optics, vol. 54 no. 4 (February, Accepted, 2015), pp. B85-B92 [doi]  [abs].