Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: insect nervous systems x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Neurobiology of an Insect Brain

Malcolm Burrows

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198523444
eISBN:
9780191724411
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198523444.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Invertebrate Neurobiology

Studies of insect nervous systems have made an immense contribution to our understanding of how a brain works and the way that the connections between constituent neurons are formed during ... More


The Insect Brain: A COMMENTATED PRIMER

Gabriella H. Wolff and Nicholas J. Strausfeld

in Structure and Evolution of Invertebrate Nervous Systems

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199682201
eISBN:
9780191813436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682201.003.0047
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

Within invertebrate neuroscience, it is without question the nervous system of insects that is most intensely studied. This chapter summarizes our knowledge about structure and function of the insect ... More


Principles and mechanisms learned from insects and applied to robotics

Roger D. Quinn and Roy E. Ritzmann

in Living machines: A handbook of research in biomimetics and biohybrid systems

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199674923
eISBN:
9780191842702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199674923.003.0042
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Development

This chapter explores how insects have provided inspiration for robotic designs over recent decades as biologists have continued to learn more about these complex invertebrate systems. Initial legged ... More


View: