Postdoctoral Research Associate (2008-2011)
Institute for Perception, Action & Behaviour, University of Edinburgh.
A joint project developing insect inspired robotic models funded by the EPSRC. We are
using the model organism Drosophila to investigate non-elemental learning.
Ph.D. Neuroscience/ Informatics, University of Edinburgh (2008) (MRC scholarship)
M.Sc Informatics, University of Edinburgh (2004) (MRC scholarship)
B.Sc Microbiology, University of Edinburgh (2003)
Paper published: Elemental and non-elemental olfactory
learning in Drosophila. Neurobiology of Learning & Memory.
Virtual Fly Brain launched!
The virtual fly brain interactive query engine for the Drosophila brain is now open for
business. Please try it out and let us know what you think.
Paper published: A model of non-elemental olfactory learning
in Drosophila. J Computational Neuroscience
Paper published: Dietary salt levels affect salt
preference and learning in larval Drosophila. PLoS One
Encouraging number of citations for our central complex papers from 2010!