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.

 

Recent news & updates

  Nat  tells it like it is - quolls are multiplying like rabbits! 2018 wrap up for our long term monitoring program on northern quolls - what will 2019 bring?. Check out Nat’s story and many great photos   here   .

Nat tells it like it is - quolls are multiplying like rabbits! 2018 wrap up for our long term monitoring program on northern quolls - what will 2019 bring?. Check out Nat’s story and many great photos here.

  Jess  is awarded on of the TOP 3 Presentations at the UQ Advanced Science Undergraduate Research Program wrap up for 2017-2018! Go Jess - the Wilson Lab couldn’t be more proud!

Jess is awarded on of the TOP 3 Presentations at the UQ Advanced Science Undergraduate Research Program wrap up for 2017-2018! Go Jess - the Wilson Lab couldn’t be more proud!

 Wowsa  Bec , all green!! Over 2 months of counting down the crazy amounts of sensitivity analyses for the super exciting & new Predator-Prey-Habitat model, stay tuned for its impending release to the world!!

Wowsa Bec, all green!! Over 2 months of counting down the crazy amounts of sensitivity analyses for the super exciting & new Predator-Prey-Habitat model, stay tuned for its impending release to the world!!

 CONGRATULATIONS  Rachel  for submitting your PhD thesis “ Conservation biogeography of range restricted and threatened Antechinus species in Queensland”  - massive achievement!

CONGRATULATIONS Rachel for submitting your PhD thesis “Conservation biogeography of range restricted and threatened Antechinus species in Queensland” - massive achievement!

 Chopper - aka  Andrew ’s latest paper from his PhD is out on behaviors of shooter and goalkeeper interact to determine the outcome of soccer penalties - check out Huner et al  here

Chopper - aka Andrew’s latest paper from his PhD is out on behaviors of shooter and goalkeeper interact to determine the outcome of soccer penalties - check out Huner et al here

  Carmen  visits the  Angilletta  Lab in Arizona, US - check out her recent adventures  here .

Carmen visits the Angilletta Lab in Arizona, US - check out her recent adventures here.


 Watching the sun come up over one of our permanent Northern quoll trapping grid 'Gorge' one morning after checking traps - Photo: Skye Cameron

Watching the sun come up over one of our permanent Northern quoll trapping grid 'Gorge' one morning after checking traps - Photo: Skye Cameron


Blog Posts 


 Wayne's World - where the team members on Groote Eylandt go to have min breaks from the work...... Photo - Skye Cameron

Wayne's World - where the team members on Groote Eylandt go to have min breaks from the work...... Photo - Skye Cameron