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PROJECT SPOTLIGHT

The Compound Eyes of Fiddler Crabs: A Tutorial

Fiddler crabs can look all around, without the need to move their eyes.

Credits

Ali Alkaladi: Neuroanatomy; Jochen Smolka & Jochen Zeil: Optics & Visual Ecology; Thomas Magill: 3D Animation; Sharyn Wragg: Artwork.

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Salinity tolerance along an aridity gradient: linking physiological processes with morphological constraints on leaf function in mangroves
    Not open to students.
    Seed and seedling ecology
      Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
      Serotype-converting bacteriophages and O-antigen modification in Shigella flexneri
        Honours, Masters, PhD
        Sexual selection in changing in environments
          Honours, PhD
          Shigella virulence and vaccine development
            Honours, Masters, PhD
            Skeleton formation in soft corals and calcareous sponges
              Honours, PhD
              Speciation in co-evolved taxa: sexually-deceptive orchids and their mycorrhizal symbionts
                PhD
                Species discovery and refugia in the monsoonal tropics
                  Bachelor, Honours, PhD, Masters
                  Sponge and coral microbiomes
                    PhD
                    Spread of innovation in urban sulphur-crested cockatoos
                      Bachelor, Honours, Masters
                      Statistical methods of sequence divergence
                        Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
                        Structural basis of drug resistance in the Malaria parasite
                          Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
                          Structural basis of Endometriosis
                            Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
                            Student projects - additional topics for the future
                              Honours, Bachelor, Masters, PhD
                              Student projects in thylakoid function and structure
                                PhD
                                Student research projects in CO2 fixation and water loss of leaves
                                  Honours, Bachelor, PhD
                                  Student research projects in tumour immunology and liposome targeting
                                    Honours, PhD
                                    Students opportunities in Sequeira Group
                                      Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
                                      Studies on the biochemical regulation of C3 and C4 photosynthesis
                                        Honours, Bachelor, Masters, PhD
                                        Studying pathogen proteins that cause disease
                                          Honours, Bachelor, Masters, PhD
                                          SUMMER SCHOLARSHIPS: Thermal tolerance and response to climate change in plants from extreme environments
                                            Bachelor
                                            SynBio enabled biosensors
                                              Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
                                              Synthetic biology to engineer novel disease resistance in cereal crops
                                                Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
                                                Synthetic nanotubes to mimic biological ion channels
                                                  PhD
                                                  Targeting ion transport in apicomplexan parasites with new generation antimalarials
                                                    Not open to students.

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