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. Robinson, NJ; Johnsen, S; Brooks, A; Frey, L; Judkins, H; Vecchione, M; Widder, E, Studying the swift, smart, and shy: Unobtrusive camera-platforms for observing large deep-sea squid, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, vol. 172 (June, 2021) [doi]  [abs].
  2. Caves, EM; Johnsen, S, The sensory impacts of climate change: bathymetric shifts and visually mediated interactions in aquatic species., Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol. 288 no. 1949 (April, 2021), pp. 20210396 [doi]  [abs].
  3. Caves, EM; Green, PA; Zipple, MN; Bharath, D; Peters, S; Johnsen, S; Nowicki, S, Comparison of Categorical Color Perception in Two Estrildid Finches., The American Naturalist, vol. 197 no. 2 (February, 2021), pp. 190-202 [doi]  [abs].
  4. Johnsen, S; Lohmann, KJ; Warrant, EJ, Animal navigation: a noisy magnetic sense?, The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 223 no. Pt 18 (September, 2020) [doi]  [abs].
  5. Davis, AL; Thomas, KN; Goetz, FE; Robison, BH; Johnsen, S; Osborn, KJ, Ultra-black Camouflage in Deep-Sea Fishes., Current Biology : Cb, vol. 30 no. 17 (September, 2020), pp. 3470-3476.e3 [doi]  [abs].