Towards the physics of more complex behaviors
OCT 11, 2019 | 9:30 AM TO 6:00 PM
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
October 11, 2019: 9:30 AM-6:00 PM
NSF Center for the Physics of Biological Function
In the past decade there has been considerable progress toward a “physics of behavior,” taming the complexity of animal movements in their natural contexts. Here we explore the next layers of complexity in songbirds, dolphins, and the general problem of animal navigation.
Agnese Seminara "Animal navigation in uncertain environments."
Marcello Magnasco "Quantitative windows into the minds of dolphins."
Ilya Nemenman and Samuel Sober "How birds sing: taking precise data, making precise theories" Parts I & II
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