Paper published in PLoS ONE

Mar. 31, 2012 by

Our paper titled “Do Behavioral Foraging Responses of Prey to Predators Function Similarly in Restored and Pristine Foodwebs?” has been published in PLoS ONE. This study compares coral reefs with different histories of fishing pressure in the Line Islands in

Something to look at when you think about dispersal

Mar. 28, 2012 by

Highly cited in Ecological Modelling

Mar. 27, 2012 by

Maina’s paper, “Modelling susceptibility of coral reefs to environmental stress using remote sensing data and GIS models” (2008, 212:180-199) has been listed as one of the most cited articles published in the journal Ecological Modelling since 2007. Congrats Maina!

New paper published in JEB special issue

Feb. 15, 2012 by

The special issue of Journal of Experimental Biology, Biophysics, bioenergetics and mechanistic approaches to ecology, has been published with our paper titled “Integrating physiological and biomechanical drivers of population growth over environmental gradients on coral reefs.” From Inside JEB by

PhD scholarship available

Jan. 27, 2012 by

A PhD scholarship is available for work with Dr. Joshua Madin (Macquarie University), Dr. Andrew Baird (James Cook University) and Professor David Booth (University of Technology, Sydney) investigating the southward range expansions of reef corals along the New South Wales

Josh awarded ARC Future Fellowship

Josh awarded ARC Future Fellowship

Nov. 20, 2011 by

Josh has been awarded an Australian Research Council Future (ARC) Fellowship for a project integrating biomechanics and ecology: moving from an individual- to population-level understanding of the effects of environmental change. The fellowship provides four years of salary and research

Understanding and predicting southward range expansions of corals

Understanding and predicting southward range expansions of corals

Oct. 21, 2011 by

With collaborators from JCU and UTS, we have received $200,000 from the NSW Environmental Trust to set up permanent transects along the NSW coastline and, in combination with experiments and a database of coral life histories, identify characteristics associated with