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2019

Ants in isolation: obstacles to testing worker responses to task stimuli outside of the colony context

Leitner, N., Lynch, C. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Insectes Sociaux.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Bringing down the house: male widow spiders reduce the webs of aggressive females more

DiRienzo, N., Bradley, C. T., Smith, C. A. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 73, 1, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Dynamic task allocation: how and why do social insect workers take on new tasks?

Leitner, N. & Dornhaus, A., Dec 2019, In : Animal Behaviour. 158, p. 47-63 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Guard bees are more likely to act as undertakers: variation in corpse removal in the bumble bee Bombus impatiens

Walton, A., Jandt, J. M. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Insectes Sociaux.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Juvenile social experience generates differences in behavioral variation but not averages

Dirienzo, N., Johnson, J. C. & Dornhaus, A., Apr 5 2019, In : Behavioral Ecology. 30, 2, p. 455-464 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Metabolic rate predicts the lifespan of workers in the bumble bee Bombus impatiens

Kelemen, E. P., Cao, N., Cao, T., Davidowitz, G. & Dornhaus, A., Apr 25 2019, In : Apidologie. 50, 2, p. 195-203 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Peripheral sensory organs vary among ant workers but variation does not predict division of labor

Leitner, N., Charbonneau, D., Gronenberg, W. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Behavioural Processes. 158, p. 137-143 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Signal categorization by foraging animals depends on ecological diversity

Kikuchi, D. W., Dornhaus, A., Gopeechund, V. & Sherratt, T. N., Apr 25 2019, In : eLife. 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations
2018

How cognitive biases select for imperfect mimicry: a study of asymmetry in learning with bumblebees

Kikuchi, D. W. & Dornhaus, A., Oct 1 2018, In : Animal Behaviour. 144, p. 125-134 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Learning about larceny: experience can bias bumble bees to rob nectar

Barker, J. L., Dornhaus, A., Bronstein, J. L. & Muth, F., Apr 1 2018, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 72, 4, 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations
2017

Ant-inspired dynamic task allocation via gossiping

Su, H. H., Su, L., Dornhaus, A. & Lynch, N., 2017, Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems - 19th International Symposium, SSS 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, Vol. 10616 LNCS. p. 157-171 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10616 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Context-dependent defences in turtle ants: Resource defensibility and threat level induce dynamic shifts in soldier deployment

Powell, S., Donaldson-Matasci, M., Woodrow-Tomizuka, A. & Dornhaus, A., Dec 2017, In : Functional Ecology. 31, 12, p. 2287-2298 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Costs of task allocation with local feedback: Effects of colony size and extra workers in social insects and other multi-agent systems

Radeva, T., Dornhaus, A., Lynch, N., Nagpal, R. & Su, H. H., Dec 2017, In : PLoS computational biology. 13, 12, e1005904.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Life-history strategy and behavioral type: risk-tolerance reflects growth rate and energy allocation in ant colonies

Bengston, S. E., Shin, M. & Dornhaus, A., Apr 1 2017, In : Oikos. 126, 4, p. 556-564 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

RESEARCH ARTICLE Temnothorax rugatulus ant colonies consistently vary in nest structure across time and context

DiRienzo, N. & Dornhaus, A., Jun 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 6, e0177598.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Sampling and tracking a changing environment: Persistence and reward in the foraging decisions of bumblebees

Dunlap, A. S., Papaj, D. R. & Dornhaus, A., Jun 6 2017, In : Interface Focus. 7, 3, 20160149.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Task switching is associated with temporal delays in Temnothorax rugatulus ants

Leighton, G. M., Charbonneau, D. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2017, In : Behavioral Ecology. 28, 1, p. 319-327 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Who Are the "Lazy" Ants? The Function of Inactivity in Social Insects and a Possible Role of Constraint: Inactive Ants Are Corpulent and May Be Young and/or Selfish

Charbonneau, D., Poff, C., Nguyen, H., Shin, M. C., Kierstead, K. & Dornhaus, A., Sep 1 2017, In : Integrative and Comparative Biology. 57, 3, p. 649-667 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
15 Scopus citations
2016

Foraging Bumble Bees Weigh the Reliability of Personal and Social Information

Dunlap, A. S., Nielsen, M. E., Dornhaus, A. & Papaj, D. R., May 9 2016, In : Current Biology. 26, 9, p. 1195-1199 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2015

Brief announcement: Distributed task allocation in ant colonies

Dornhaus, A., Lynch, N., Radeva, T. & Su, H. H., Jan 1 2015, Distributed Computing - 29th International Symposium, DISC 2015, Proceedings. Moses, Y. (ed.). Springer-Verlag, p. 657-658 2 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9363).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

14 Scopus citations

Quitting time: When do honey bee foragers decide to stop foraging on natural resources?

Rivera, M. D., Donaldson-Matasci, M. & Dornhaus, A., May 19 2015, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 3, MAY, 50.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Scopus citations

Trading off short-term costs for long-term gains: How do bumblebees decide to learn morphologically complex flowers?

Muth, F., Keasar, T. & Dornhaus, A., Mar 1 2015, In : Animal Behaviour. 101, p. 191-199 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

When doing nothing is something. How task allocation strategies compromise between flexibility, efficiency, and inactive agents

Charbonneau, D. & Dornhaus, A., Aug 13 2015, In : Journal of Bioeconomics. 17, 3, p. 217-242 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Workers ‘specialized’ on inactivity: Behavioral consistency of inactive workers and their role in task allocation

Charbonneau, D. & Dornhaus, A., Jun 21 2015, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 69, 9, p. 1459-1472 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations
2014

Ant tracking with occlusion tunnels

Fasciano, T., Dornhaus, A. & Shin, M. C., Jan 1 2014, 2014 IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision, WACV 2014. IEEE Computer Society, p. 947-952 6 p. 6836002. (2014 IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision, WACV 2014).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Behavioural syndromes and social insects: Personality at multiple levels

Jandt, J. M., Bengston, S., Pinter-Wollman, N., Pruitt, J. N., Raine, N. E., Dornhaus, A. & Sih, A., Feb 1 2014, In : Biological Reviews. 89, 1, p. 48-67 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

177 Scopus citations

Be meek or be bold? A colony-level behavioural syndrome in ants

Bengston, S. E. & Dornhaus, A., Aug 6 2014, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 281, 1791, 20140518.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Bumblebee response thresholds and body size: Does worker diversity increase colony performance?

Jandt, J. M. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2014, In : Animal Behaviour. 87, C, p. 97-106 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Dance communication affects consistency, but not breadth, of resource use in pollen-foraging honey bees

Donaldson-Matasci, M. & Dornhaus, A., Oct 1 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 10, 0107527.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Data association based ant tracking with interactive error correction

Nguyen, H., Fasciano, T., Charbonneau, D., Dornhaus, A. & Shin, M. C., Jan 1 2014, 2014 IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision, WACV 2014. IEEE Computer Society, p. 941-946 6 p. 6836003. (2014 IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision, WACV 2014).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Morphological differences between extranidal and intranidal workers in the ant Temnothorax rugatulus, but no effect of body size on foraging distance

Westling, J. N., Harrington, K., Bengston, S. & Dornhaus, A., Oct 14 2014, In : Insectes Sociaux. 61, 4, p. 367-369 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Task allocation in ant colonies

Cornejo, A., Dornhaus, A., Lynch, N. & Nagpal, R., 2014, Distributed Computing - 28th International Symposium, DISC 2014, Proceedings. Kuhn, F. (ed.). Springer-Verlag, p. 46-60 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8784).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

18 Scopus citations

‘Lazy’ in nature: ant colony time budgets show high ‘inactivity’ in the field as well as in the lab

Charbonneau, D., Hillis, N. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2014, In : Insectes Sociaux. 62, 1, p. 31-35 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2013

Bigger is better: Honeybee colonies as distributed information-gathering systems

Donaldson-Matasci, M. C., DeGrandi-Hoffman, G. & Dornhaus, A., Mar 1 2013, In : Animal Behaviour. 85, 3, p. 585-592 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Colony size does not predict foraging distance in the ant Temnothorax rugatulus: A puzzle for standard scaling models

Bengston, S. E. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2013, In : Insectes Sociaux. 60, 1, p. 93-96 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Floral Nectar Guide Patterns Discourage Nectar Robbing by Bumble Bees

Leonard, A. S., Brent, J., Papaj, D. R. & Dornhaus, A., Feb 13 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 2, e55914.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Larger laboratory colonies consume proportionally less energy and have lower per capita brood production in Temnothorax ants

Cao, T. T. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2013, In : Insectes Sociaux. 60, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Social insects: A model system for network dynamics

Charbonneau, D., Blonder, B. & Dornhaus, A., Sep 11 2013, Temporal Networks. Holme, P., Holme, P. & Saramaki, J. (eds.). p. 217-244 28 p. (Understanding Complex Systems).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

21 Scopus citations

Soldier-based defences dynamically track resource availability and quality in ants

Powell, S. & Dornhaus, A., Jan 1 2013, In : Animal Behaviour. 85, 1, p. 157-164 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Tracking multiple ants in a colony

Fasciano, T., Nguyen, H., Dornhaus, A. & Shin, M. C., Apr 4 2013, 2013 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision, WACV 2013. p. 534-540 7 p. 6475065. (Proceedings of IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Scopus citations
2012

Ants use pheromone markings in emigrations to move closer to food-rich areas

Cao, T. T. & Dornhaus, A., Feb 1 2012, In : Insectes Sociaux. 59, 1, p. 87-92 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Floral signal complexity as a possible adaptation to environmental variability: A test using nectar-foraging bumblebees, Bombus impatiens

Kaczorowski, R. L., Leonard, A. S., Dornhaus, A. & Papaj, D. R., Apr 1 2012, In : Animal Behaviour. 83, 4, p. 905-913 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Group size and its effects on collective organization

Dornhaus, A., Powell, S. & Bengston, S., Jan 1 2012, In : Annual review of entomology. 57, p. 123-141 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations

How habitat affects the benefits of communication in collectively foraging honey bees

Donaldson-Matasci, M. C. & Dornhaus, A., Apr 2012, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 66, 4, p. 583-592 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations