1pm - 5:30pm
Tuesday 9 April 2019

Avian compass workshop

Free

Duke of Kent Building - 17 DK 02
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH
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Programme

1pm

Wolfgang and Roswitha Wiltschko:

“How birds sense the Earth's magnetic field

2pm

Thorsten Ritz (University of California, Irvine):

Cryptochromes, light-dependent magnetic compasses, and robust quantum compass sensors”

3pm

Coffee break

3.30pm

Dmitry Kishkinev (University of Bangor):

“What we do and do not know about animal magnetoreception

4pm

Daniel Kattnig (University of Exeter):

“Magnetoreception: What the radical pair mechanism can and cannot explain”

4.30pm

Edeline D’Souza (University of Surrey):

“Inspired by the Avian Compass: The Potential of Magnetogenetics”

5pm

General Discussion

5.30pm

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