Follow this link to a complete and up-to-date list of the groups publications. 


Most recent:  Wilby, D., Riches, S., Daly, I., Bird, A., Wheelwright, M. & Foster, J. 2018 Hermit crabs (Pagurus bernhardus) use visual contrast in self- assessment of camouflage. Journal of Experimental Biology 221 jeb173831 doi:10.1242/jeb.173831

Our research group consists of a mix of biologists, physicists and engineers. This allows us to successfully follow cross-disciplinary approaches in our research. A full list of current group members can be found here.


Filmed by Viktor Gruev

Much of the research work we undertake is experimental field work. We use field sites in Spain, Panama and the coral reefs off Lizard Island on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. The video above shows us heading out to Horseshoe Reef just off Lizard Island where we were setting up remote polarization cameras. 

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