Welcome to the Performance Lab where A-Prof Wilson leads a research team of eclectic mis-fits to observe, quantify & test all things performance-related from the animal kingdom to the sporting world.

 

Check out our recent news & stories from the field – we have had a lot of fun making them.

 
Welcome to our two new team members Ellie and Hannah - these not so twinsies will be undertaking their honours research on Groote this year - check out their bio pages for more info!

Welcome to our two new team members Ellie and Hannah - these not so twinsies will be undertaking their honours research on Groote this year - check out their bio pages for more info!

Just confirmed - Dr Rebecca Wheatley, predator-prey modelling extraordinaire!  Congratulations Bec, and she is sticking round for a post-doc, woo lucky us!

Just confirmed - Dr Rebecca Wheatley, predator-prey modelling extraordinaire!  Congratulations Bec, and she is sticking round for a post-doc, woo lucky us!

 
Kicking goals - Skill, not athleticism, predicts individual  soccer performance.  Link to paper

Kicking goals - Skill, not athleticism, predicts individual  soccer performance.  Link to paper

Skye et al show males & females respond to temperature differently in the Asian house gecko. Link to paper     (photo credit: zoo chat.com)

Skye et al show males & females respond to temperature differently in the Asian house gecko. Link to paper     (photo credit: zoo chat.com)

 
No matter how many sunsets on Groote you see - each and everyone can still take your breath away! - Photo by Skye

No matter how many sunsets on Groote you see - each and everyone can still take your breath away! - Photo by Skye

 

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