Gabriel Madirolas Pérez
Postdoc (Feb 2018-present)
Gabriel investigates how the physical properties of diffusion lead to fundamental rules applicable to all organisms that navigate using chemotaxis.
PhD student, co-supervised by Audrey Dussutour (Oct 2018-present)
How do slime molds learn without a nervous system?
Master student (Oct 2018-Oct 2019)
How do instantaneous decisions such as turning or stopping translate into outcomes such as patch-leaving rate?
Master student (Jan-Mar 2019)
Do worms follow the Ideal Free Distribution?
María Pérez Melero
Student from Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain (July 2018 – February 2019)
How does C. elegans choose between two alternative sources of chemoattractant?
Summer student from Bristol University (July-October 2018)
Does C. elegans follow the predictions of Optimal Foraging in a patchy environment?
Summer student from Bristol University, UK (June-September 2018)
How does C. elegans choose to leave a food patch?
Does C. elegans adapt its navigation to optimize the detection of weak concentration gradients?