Research


Communication and movement dynamics in spotted hyenas

Collective movement in wild baboons

Communication and movement dynamics in spotted hyenas

How do members of a dispersed clan coordinate collective defense?

How does long-distance communication impact movement decisions?

What are the movement dynamics of these dispersed animal societies?



Collective movement in wild baboons

How do groups of baboons coordinate their collective movement during the day?

Who decides when and where to travel?


 Information transfer in fish schools

How does information propagate through a school of fish?

Who interacts with whom within the group?  
 


 
Collective learning in fish schools

How do individuals learn in a group context?

How does learning affect group dynamics?


 
 The statistics of recipes 

Can we model the distribution of ingredients in recipes? 

Is it enough to consider pairwise relationships between ingredients?