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.
June 2017 - Fahdillah's Return!
The soon to be Dr Ami returns from Dubai for a short but intense visit to work on final PhD corrections and manuscript edits with Robbie - of course this all has to be done with coffee!
May 2017 - All teams head to Groote for another 6 week stint on island
The Northern quoll, Small mammal and Human teams all headed to Groote mid May for yet another 6 week field work stint on the beautiful Groote Eylandt - welcoming our two new honours students - Diana Uang and Kaylah Del Simone to the team! I am sure they will be initiated quickly! Stay tuned for Blog post when we return.
April 2017 - In press @ Functional Ecology 2017
Optimal running speeds when there is a trade-off between speed and the probability of mistakes - Nice work Ami, Chris, Melissa & Robbie !
March 2017 - In press @ Austral Ecology 2017
Jaime, Billy, Ami & Robbie celebrating "Fine tuning anti-predator responses: are the costs of inducible predator defences proportional to the magnitude of the responses?" - cracker job guys!