Sonke Johnsen, Professor  

Sonke Johnsen

Education:
Ph.D., University of North Carolina - 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. Taboada, C; Delia, J; Chen, M; Ma, C; Peng, X; Zhu, X; Jiang, L; Vu, T; Zhou, Q; Yao, J; O'Connell, L; Johnsen, S, Glassfrogs conceal blood in their liver to maintain transparency., Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 378 no. 6626 (December, 2022), pp. 1315-1320 [doi]  [abs].
  2. Granger, J; Johnsen, S, Collective movement as a solution to noisy navigation and its vulnerability to population loss., Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol. 289 no. 1987 (November, 2022), pp. 20221910 [doi]  [abs].
  3. Cooke, SJ; Bergman, JN; Twardek, WM; Piczak, ML; Casselberry, GA; Lutek, K; Dahlmo, LS; Birnie-Gauvin, K; Griffin, LP; Brownscombe, JW; Raby, GD; Standen, EM; Horodysky, AZ; Johnsen, S; Danylchuk, AJ; Furey, NB; Gallagher, AJ; Lédée, EJI; Midwood, JD; Gutowsky, LFG; Jacoby, DMP; Matley, JK; Lennox, RJ, The movement ecology of fishes., Journal of Fish Biology, vol. 101 no. 4 (October, 2022), pp. 756-779 [doi]  [abs].
  4. Notar, JC; Meja, B; Johnsen, S, Testing Mechanisms of Vision: Sea Urchin Spine Density Does Not Correlate With Vision-Related Environmental Characteristics., Integrative and Comparative Biology (July, 2022), pp. icac119 [doi]  [abs].
  5. Davis, A; Zipple, MN; Diaz, D; Peters, S; Nowicki, S; Johnsen, S, Influence of visual background on discrimination of signal-relevant colours in zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata)., Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol. 289 no. 1976 (June, 2022), pp. 20220756 [doi]  [abs].