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Insect Navigation December 06, 2016 - December 09, 2016

December 07, 2016 (03:30 PM PST - 04:30 PM PST)
Speaker(s): Silas Alben (University of Michigan), Lucia Jacobs (Univ California, Berkeley), Orit Peleg (Harvard University), Jordanna Sprayberry (Muhlenberg College)
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Efficient locomotion

Abstract
  • Silas Alben - Efficient locomotion of swimming foils and crawling snakes
  • Orit Peleg - Optimal switching between geocentric and egocentric strategies in navigation
  • Jordanna Sprayberry - Searching for the next meal: a computational exploration of sensory cues available to bumblebees searching for forage
  • Lucia Jacobs - Olfactory navigation in vertebrates, a broad survey of evolutionary processes that have shaped olfactory navigation
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Efficient locomotion

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