Elemental composition of Vertebrates

What chemical elements make up a vertebrate and in what proportions? Working with theoretical, wildlife, and landscape ecologists, I studied the elemental composition of a small vertebrate and how it varies among individuals. Photo credit: Juliana Balluffi-Fry.

Baboon Population Ecology

Baboons live in large group with complex social structures. I worked with behavioural and population ecologist to learn more about how these social groups work.

Activity Budget Scaling in Carnivores

Carnivores live a high-risks, high-rewards life: they eat highly energetic food but it costs a lot of energy to hunt. I used a mathematical models to study how different-sized species respond to these challenges.