Sonke Johnsen, Professor  

Sonke Johnsen

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
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Organismal Biology and Behavior
Ecology and Population Biology

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

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Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. 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].
  2. 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].
  3. Schweikert, LE; Davis, AL; Johnsen, S; Bracken-Grissom, HD, Visual perception of light organ patterns in deep-sea shrimps and implications for conspecific recognition., Ecology and Evolution, vol. 10 no. 17 (September, 2020), pp. 9503-9513 [doi]  [abs].
  4. Ernst, DA; Fitak, RR; Schmidt, M; Derby, CD; Johnsen, S; Lohmann, KJ, Pulse magnetization elicits differential gene expression in the central nervous system of the Caribbean spiny lobster, Panulirus argus., Journal of Comparative Physiology. A, Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology, vol. 206 no. 5 (September, 2020), pp. 725-742 [doi]  [abs].
  5. Caves, EM; Schweikert, LE; Green, PA; Zipple, MN; Taboada, C; Peters, S; Nowicki, S; Johnsen, S, Variation in carotenoid-containing retinal oil droplets correlates with variation in perception of carotenoid coloration, Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, vol. 74 no. 7 (July, 2020) [doi]  [abs].