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

June 2017 - No matter how many sunsets on Groote you see - each and everyone can still take your breath away! - Photo by Skye

Ami and Robbie working hard editing at Genies Cafe

Ami and Robbie working hard editing at Genies Cafe

Flying across the Gulf of Carpentaria on route to Groote Eylandt

Flying across the Gulf of Carpentaria on route to Groote Eylandt

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.

Feburary 2017 - Performance in the Top End Heat & cyclones don't stop this lab testing motor skill in small mammals & humans - 2017 data collection has begun on Groote Eylandt !

Feburary 2017 - Performance in the Top End

Heat & cyclones don't stop this lab testing motor skill in small mammals & humans - 2017 data collection has begun on Groote Eylandt !

Tropical Cyclone Albert marginally missing Groote Eylandt - Feb 2017 - Both Mammal and Human Research teams survived unscathed.

Tropical Cyclone Albert marginally missing Groote Eylandt - Feb 2017 - Both Mammal and Human Research teams survived unscathed.

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